Basilica Block Party Night 1 with Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Matt Nathanson, Father John Misty, ZZ Ward, Mayer Hawthorne, Family of the Year, Actual Wolf, The Cactus Blossoms, Southwire The Basilica, Minneapolis Friday, July 12, 2013
"Every year, mid-summer is marked with the arrival of the Basilica Block Party. Sometimes the acts are straight out of Cities 97’s playbook with their radio-friendly songs, but sometimes they are added in for a bit of a surprise. Armed with a lovely summer evening and a refreshing breeze, Friday night’s lineup certainly included artists that filled those criteria. One such draw in the second category was Father John Misty, who declared — his voice laced with cynicism — that the evening’s entertainment was, "Brought to you by Bud Light." "