Why do the Concerts pass us by?

One thing that I don’t understand is why MPLS is not an automatic stop for national concert tours. I just found out that Kraftwerk and Ivy are both playing Detroit & Chicago, but bypassing the Twin Cities.
Am I the only one upset by this?

3 Comments so far

  1. Greg (unregistered) on April 8th, 2005 @ 9:46 am

    I moved here from Des Moines, IA a little over a year ago, and I have to say that it could be INCREDIBLY worse. I can hit at least one concert a week from a national and/or Indy group up here. Back in Iowa, we

  2. Nate (unregistered) on April 9th, 2005 @ 3:10 pm

    I know what you mean. I wanted to see Madonna on her last tour and she didn’t make it here. I’m not that ambitious to drive to Chicago just to see a concert.

  3. mister jason (unregistered) on April 15th, 2005 @ 12:51 am

    Yeah…I was disappointed as well. Not surprised, mind you. The last time Kraftwerk played minneapolis was 1975; I was all of 38 days old, so I sadly missed that show. Considering they are only playing 5 cities in the US this time around, I’d say it could be a lot worse than a drive to Chicago. :)

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