Name: Sonia Grover
Also: first-avenue.com, canishoopus.com
What’s your job?
“First Avenue booker.”
Other than your job, what are your claims to fame?
“I’m a Timberwolves blogger and season ticket holder.”
What’s your relationship status?
“Single, but the Timberwolves break my heart year after year.”
Where are you most likely to be seen?
“First Avenue & 7th St. Entry, The Depot Tavern, Target Center, Nick & Eddie, Gandhi Mahal.”
Where are you most likly not to be seen?
“Northeast Minneapolis, or in my kitchen.”
With what person or people are you most likely to be seen?
“My co-workers are awesome and I spend a lot of time with them, even when not at the club—@nkrnz, @sandusks, @maychin, @elijerome, @unlucky17, @amyminwilliams, @elliewaits, and @firstaveboss. At shows, bars, or dinner, it’s always good times when I’m with lovely ladies @thebitchelor and @DJDickPic. My first choice for sporting events is always @TDougherty. @Chimelle99 is another dear friend with whom I love to hang (it never hurts to have a lawyer around), as is my homey and favorite radio DJ, David Campbell, one of the only people I know without a Twitter account.”
Where were you born?
In what neighborhood do you live now?
What’s your ride?
“I walk; bus; and place many, many calls to 24/7 Car Service.”
What’s the best way for someone to start a conversation with you?
“Wait for a time out, or a break between bands.”
Photo courtesy Sonia Grover