Chaz Kangas

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  • 3 days ago | Rap/Hip-Hop

    This Fourth of July, Garrison Keillor will perform A Prairie Home Companion from Macalester College with special guest JD McPherson. With news of Keillor's retirement plans still fresh (and still murky, it turns out), we decided to mark what ...

  • 9 days ago | Concert Preview

    Be sure to have your best Teddy Bear handy for this Sunday, as Governor Mark Dayton has declared it Teddy Bear Band Day. That’s right, Minnesota originals the Teddy Bear Band are celebrating three decade of entertaining children with a special 30t...

  • 10 days ago | Concert Preview

    This Friday, Minneapolis producer BIONIK brings a different kind of hip-hop show to Icehouse. Not to be confused with a typical producer-spinning-records night, BIONIK is building all of his own productions for a live-beat performance — an increas...

  • 16 days ago | Concert Preview

    This Saturday, the great Michael McDonald plays the Minnesota Zoo. An artist whose music is as emotive as it is inspirational, his smooth funk has even become the centerpiece of some hip-hop classics. Given that the classics never go out of style,...

  • 16 days ago | Rap/Hip-Hop

    This Sunday is Father’s Day. Yes, we’re sure. Yes, we checked and you still have time to pick up that perfect Father’s Day gift. Why not celebrate your hip pop with a little hip-hop? In the history of the genre, the wordplay variants of “father” s...

  • 19 days ago | Concert Preview

    On Friday, charismatic New York City  MC, food aficionado, and all-around endearing entity Action Bronson will play the Cabooze. The show, which was rescheduled from a canceled date earlier this year, is a good opportunity for Bronson's ...