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Basic Food Group

- US Minneapolis, MN Rock / Instrumental / post-rock


Sounds Like: Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band, Primus

Label: According to Our Records

Manager: T Larson

Bio: Basic Food Group employs rock trio instrumentation to investigate new combinations of genres. Compositions are scored in detail with sections allowed for improvisation. Material is rearranged, elements scrambled and shuffled. Our approach: Like electric chamber music, each piece might include com... See Full Bio

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  • 2012

    Mar 9

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 6:00pm
    Minneapolis College of Art...
    Minneapolis, MN, US
    Fri Mar 09, 2012 6:00pm


    Music for the Made @ MCAD show

  • 2009

    May 8

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 9:00pm

    Minneapolis, MN, US
    Fri May 08, 2009 9:00pm


    This Friday, May 8, you are invited to a V.S.O.P. (very special, one-time only performance) featuring 3 Twin Cities-based instrumental bands: Basic Food Group (featuring Steve Boyles & MCAD's own Rik Sferra and Todd Larson) Laundromat Vacation (featuring MCAD alumn Steve Pedersen) Command Module (seasoned veterans of the scene) This trio of trios will push the limits of their instruments and expand the boundaries of sound at Memory Lanes 2520 26th Avenue South Minneapolis The music starts @9:30pm, Basic Food Group performs about 10:30pm http://www.memorylanesmpls.com/tabLocation.html Oh, and did I mention there will be bowling?

  • 1998

    Nov 17

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 8:00pm

    Minneapolis, MN, US
    Tue Nov 17, 1998 8:00pm
  • 1998

    Oct 30

    Minneapolis, MN, US | 8:00pm

    Minneapolis, MN, US
    Fri Oct 30, 1998 8:00pm
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