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  • British Arrows Awards

    published December 4, 2013

    There's a recurring irony every year the Walker hosts the British Arrows Awards: For a showcase of the best television ads the U.K. has to offer,... More >>

  • The Steeles

    published December 25, 2013

    The subtitle for this special Christmas Day event is "A Family Affair," the one phrase that is probably the quickest to come to mind with this... More >>

  • Joel Shapira

    published December 18, 2013

    Classically trained and schooled in jazz alongside some of the finest guitarists to cross both worlds, St. Paul's Joel Shapira has performed in... More >>

  • Cory Wong Quartet

    published January 9, 2013

    Usually when someone's referred to as one of the best-kept secrets in town, it's an aspiring journeyman or a niche-genre artist that's flying... More >>

  • FEATURED STORY

    Six riveting PSAs from the Arrows Awards

    published Dec 05, 2013

    Courtesy Walker Art CenterIt's not merely glossy-eyed, consumerist Anglophilia that drives people to the British Arrows Awards, the annual Walker-hosted festival of prize-winning U.K. advertising. The... More >>

  • Buck 65

    published October 30, 2013

    If there's one thing that's consistent about Buck 65, it's his inconsistency. He'll pick up a persona — needle-voiced surrealist basement... More >>

  • Transmission

    published October 30, 2013

    "Retro" is a tricky niche to slot a dance night into. Usually you've got to find yourself an era and a genre, hew towards the hits, and maybe... More >>

  • E.L.nO.

    published October 16, 2013

    For far too long we've been told that Electric Light Orchestra were insufferable '70s cheese, a bloated prog-rock monstrosity that valued... More >>

  • Saint Vitus

    published October 2, 2013

    Aside from Black Flag, who were disintegrating in a wave of Sabbath-y sludge, few underground rock bands were doing the doom-metal thing at Saint... More >>

  • E.L.nO.

    published September 25, 2013

    For far too long we've been told that Electric Light Orchestra were insufferable '70s cheese, a bloated prog-rock monstrosity that valued... More >>

  • Transmission

    published September 25, 2013

    "Retro" is a tricky niche to slot a dance night into. Usually you've got to find yourself an era and a genre, hew towards the hits, and maybe... More >>

  • Transmission

    published August 28, 2013

    "Retro" is a tricky niche to slot a dance night into. Usually you've got to find yourself an era and a genre, hew towards the hits, and maybe... More >>

  • E.L.nO.

    published August 21, 2013

    For far too long we've been told that Electric Light Orchestra were insufferable '70s cheese, a bloated prog-rock monstrosity that valued... More >>

  • Hotpants

    published August 14, 2013

    1971's "Hot Pants (She Got to Use What She Got to Get What She Wants)" was one of several immortal singles from James Brown's early '70s run of... More >>

  • International Reggae All-Stars

    published August 7, 2013

    Make all the jokes you want about the climate differences between Kingston and Minneapolis, but the cultural ones aren't as hard to reconcile. The... More >>

  • ZZ Top

    published July 31, 2013

    Going more than 40 years without any personnel changes often is a recipe for entropy, but legendary blues-rock power trio ZZ Top have done a damn... More >>

  • Vampire Weekend

    published July 31, 2013

    Now that cynics have mostly given up on jokes about boat shoes, Vampire Weekend are finally getting their due. This year's acclaimed Modern... More >>

  • Transmission: Damn Right It's a Hall and Oates Night

    published July 24, 2013

    "Retro" is a tricky niche to slot a dance night into. Usually you've got to find yourself an era and a genre, hew towards the hits, and maybe... More >>

  • Transmission

    published May 1, 2013

    "Retro" is a tricky niche to slot a dance night into. Usually you've got to find yourself an era and a genre, hew towards the hits, and maybe... More >>

  • Savages

    published July 17, 2013

    Savages' debut full-length is titled Silence Yourself; the first song is called "Shut Up." That says a lot about how an aloof outward... More >>

  • Hotpants

    published July 17, 2013

    1971's "Hot Pants (She Got to Use What She Got to Get What She Wants)" was one of several immortal singles from James Brown's early '70s run of... More >>

  • El-P + Killer Mike

    published July 17, 2013

    Brooklyn indie-rap majordomo El-P and relentlessly grinding Dungeon Family alumnus Killer Mike became fast friends and creative collaborators when... More >>

  • Beyonce

    published July 10, 2013

    It'd be easy enough just to go over Beyonce Knowles's qualities and accomplishments as a 21st-century media superstar. She's got first-name... More >>

  • Dosh

    published July 10, 2013

    Like most artists on the anticon. label, Martin Dosh has a way with being stylistically elusive. As a drummer-slash-keyboardist, a position played... More >>

  • Nachito Herrera

    published July 10, 2013

    Nachito Herrera has taken an eventful route from Cuba to Minneapolis -- a child prodigy at 12 performing Rachmaninoff with the Cuban Symphony... More >>

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