1st Avenue

PRINCE Thanks Bobby Z. For His Support; Info On MyPurpleHeart.Org Event

Bobby Z., formerly of the Revolution, is having an all star line up for his MyPurpleHeart.Org charity organization tomorrow night at 1st Avenue in Minneapolis.  Questlove will also be doing a special DJ set there Friday night. His former boss, as Bobby calls him, PRINCE had a message for Bobby this week on our Spreecast […]

“Purple Rain” The Movie: 28 Years Later

This weekend marks the 28th Anniversary of “Purple Rain” the movie. Within a week of its release, it would be number 1 at the box office, joining “When Doves Cry” as the number 1 single, and the “Purple Rain” soundtrack as the number 1 album on Billboard. Prince was the first artist to ever to […]

Video: The Revolution Perform “Controversy” Watch Now!

The Revolution, a band Prince formed in the 80’s and was known as Prince & The Revolution has reunited tonight in Minneapolis at 1st Avenue, where “Purple Rain” the movie was filmed. We will have more information and footage later. We are live updating on Twitter and Facebook The purple million dollar question is….will Prince show?-DocFB

Former Prince Proteges Fdeluxe Return To The Scene

The band formerly known as “The Family” returns after 25 years…and a name change. Fdeluxe features Paul Peterson (St. Paul) Eric Leeds, Jellybean Johnson, and the lovely and talented Susannah Melvoin. They are the creation of the musical genius Prince. Prince gave them top-notch songs such as “High Fashion”, “Mutiny”. “River Run Dry”, the ultra funky “Screams […]