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2013 Stories by Youa Vang

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  • The inspired evolution of Brilliant Beast

    published November 6, 2013

    The third time's a charm for Brilliant Beast. The Twin Cities quartet has experimented with folk rock and power pop on past recordings, but... More >>

  • Aimee Mann takes a new artistic leap

    published October 16, 2013

    Has Aimee Mann found a new muse in a pop-punk pal? Maybe. The singer-songwriter returns to the Twin Cities for a string of shows that have her... More >>

  • ZZ Ward

    published October 9, 2013

    Born in Pennsylvania, the young Zsuzanna Ward moved to Roseburg, Oregon, when she was six. The singer grew up on a 23-farm in the middle of... More >>

  • Step Rockets

    published September 18, 2013

    Twin Cities band Step Rockets is exploding indie rock by exploring psychedelia, modern pop hooks, and worldly grooves. The band is working on new... More >>

  • Reina del Cid & the Cidizens

    published August 28, 2013

    When you hear the name Reina del Cid, you may think Latin music, but it truly is not the case with the Minneapolis singer. A stage name taken... More >>

  • Metric take over the metro

    published June 12, 2013

    Metric frontwoman Emily Haines has a great head on her shoulders. So it's no shock she'll be back in town both to headline Rock the Garden at... More >>

  • American Revival

    published May 22, 2013

    Indie-rock with traces of country is a tough genre to innovate in, and even tougher to simply retread the same ground. Minneapolis band American... More >>

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