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  • In Defence, Nellie McKay featured in this week's City Pages

    published Jan 06, 2010

    ​It's Wednesday, which means the non-blogged, actual paper copies of City Pages hit the stands today. Ladies and gentlemen, allow me to present our print music section, Gimme Noise: The Dead Tree Ed... More >>

  • Let it Be record sale this weekend
    FEATURED STORY

    Let it Be record sale this weekend

    published Jan 06, 2010

    ​Sometimes, the two-month stretch between record shows at the Lyndale VFW can feel SO LONG. Especially if, like me, you totally spaced on last month's show amidst all the year-end holiday mayhem. If... More >>

  • Vampire Weekend, Japandroids, Cowboy Junkies announce Minneapolis dates

    published Jan 05, 2010

    ​While the show calendar in January may look like a barren wasteland for touring acts, at least it's a good time of year for show... announcements. A little anticipation can help us to get through t... More >>

  • Strawdog, "Cowardly Lion" (mp3)

    published Jan 05, 2010

    ​It's been a while since we've had a submission for a local mp3 of the week (bands: HINT HINT), so we were delighted to find this track from St. Paul group Strawdog in our inbox. Download the free m... More >>

  • Free Ticket Tuesday: Best New Bands at First Avenue

    published Jan 05, 2010

    ​If you read Gimme Noise and the music section of City Pages, chances are that the bands on the bill for this year's Best New Bands showcase at First Avenue will sound familiar -- we've given each o... More >>

  • The Big Pink: A Tribute to the Last Waltz

    published January 6, 2010

    Now in its fifth year, this annual Last Waltz reenactment has officially become a midwinter institution. Whether or not you've seen the... More >>

  • Kruddler

    published January 6, 2010

    Looking to delve a little deeper into the quintessential Minneapolis rock sound? Look no further than tonight's lineup of good ol' boys at the... More >>

  • Pistol Whippin' Party Penguins

    published January 6, 2010

    With a name that references pistol whippin' and partyin' (not to mention waddling arctic creatures), it's tricky to guess what sounds might come... More >>

  • Maria Isa, Harley Wood cast in upcoming production of Rent

    published Jan 04, 2010

    ​A local cast will put a new spin on the popular play RENT for a short run from February 3 through February 21, including a pair of familiar faces from the music scene: Puerto Rican hip-hop and R&am... More >>

  • Nellie McKay talks A Prairie Home Companion, politics, and Doris Day

    published January 6, 2010

    It may not seem that jazz, politics, and standup comedy would make likely bedfellows, but singer Nellie McKay has mastered the art of weaving... More >>

  • Slideshows: Get Cryphy, Crystal Ball, and Lili's Burlesque

    published Jan 04, 2010

    ​Get Cryphy and Philly's EMYND ushered in 2010 with a bang in the VIP Room at First Avenue. Photos by Denis Jeong Plaster.​We had a photobooth set up at the Crystal Ball New Year's Eve party at In... More >>

  • Paul Oxborough honored for P.O.S. portrait
    FEATURED STORY

    Paul Oxborough honored for P.O.S. portrait

    published Jan 04, 2010

    ​Thanks to Allegra Oxborough for alerting us to some cool news (who, by the way, some might recognize from the lyrics of P.O.S.'s song "Optimist": "I made this beat for Allegra Oxborough/She taught ... More >>

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