Twin Cities News:
-- How Was The Show has posted the complete audio from Thursday's Mad Ripple Hootenanny featuring the Mad Ripple, Venus DeMars, Jason Shannon and Suzanne Vallie.
-- Star Tribune's critic's pole has deemed Atmosphere's When Life Gives You Lemons, You Paint That Shit Gold the best local album of 2008.
-- Midwest Broadcast puts Lemons at #2.
-- The Minnesota Independent interviews Dessa.
-- Radio K ran down a list of their Top 77 albums of 2008 as voted on by listeners, listing Doomtree's Doomtree (#9) as the top ranking local album.
-- Culture Bully has a photo set from Hercules and Love Affair & Solid Gold's New Year's Eve show.
Local Concert Highlights:
Dearling Physique: (MySpace)
I, Colossus: (MySpace)
MC Harv: (MySpace)
Son of a Gun: (MySpace)
Daily Audio Downloads:
-- ¡MAYDAY! "The Future Is Now" (mp3)