Among influential music entities in the Twin Cities, Amphetamine Reptile Records is often criminally forgotten. Run by Tom Hazelmyer, the man also behind our area's three Grumpy's bars, the fiercely independent label has put out hundreds of important underground punk, noise, and rock albums over the past 27 years. Though the Twin/Tone record label got a lot more local headlines for its ties to the Replacements, Amphetamine Reptile — or just AmRep — has long been just a few crucial degrees... More >>>