Top Tickets: Basilica Block Party (1)

Top Tickets: Basilica Block Party (1)

“Praise the Loud” is the official slogan of the annual Cities 97 Basilica Block Party, which has become the bedrock music festival of the summer. Friday’s highlights include local trio Zoo Animal, jam-fest perennials O.A.R. and everybody’s favorite emo alt-rock band, Weezer. Saturday night’s festivities conclude with American Scarecrows, Fitz and the Tantrums, former Drive-By Truckers frontman Jason Isbell and everybody’s favorite Jeff Tweedy band, Wilco. July 10–11, Mpls., Basilica of St. Mary, 800-514-3849