MN Music Summit

This 3-day festival and conference for artists, fans, and music industry professionals brings a taste of SXSW to the Twin Cities with workshops, industry panels, parties and a special conversation with Stephin Merritt of The Magnetic Fields. Featuring performances by Minnesota's hottest new talents, including NPR Tiny Desk Contest winner Gaelynn Lea, indie/pop favorite Gramma's Boyfriend and Somali fusion band Ambassadors of Culture featuring Dalmar YareHolly MuñozAl ChurchMartin Dosh and more! This year our theme is "Breaking Down Walls," exploring music across artistic, cultural & physical boundaries. Join us and 1,000+ artists and industry professionals as we we gather to discuss timely issues affecting artists and our music communities. Weekend passes range from $20-$50. Click here for tickets.


Summit wristbands get you in to all daytime events and the Thursday night kickoff party. Summit Premium Badges give you access to all conference events, including daytime events, evening performances and private parties (*).