A Perfect Circle

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2014

    The 20 Best Drummers of All Time

    As anyone who's ever started a garage band knows, you can get away with only knowing three chords and two basslines -- but if your drummer can't keep a beat, you're never making it out of that garage. Behind every great band lies an even greater drummer, and hidden away behind all those cymbals and ... More >>

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    March 6, 2014

    Top 10 must-see Minnesota music videos this week

    Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties. We get things started this week with a video from BNLX, shot while the group was on tour in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Stay put for new clips from ACTN, the 4onthefloor, Chris ... More >>

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    February 17, 2014

    Best Twin Cities music photographers 2014 finalist: Kasey Jean Noll

    In the coming days, Gimme Noise will profile the 20 finalists in our Twin Cities music photographers 2014 showcase. Kasey Jean Noll has been toiling away in photo pits since her college days, and has since built a business around her passion. Her work has appeared in several publications in the reg ... More >>

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    August 17, 2013

    The Replacements' full band lineup finalized for Riot Fest shows

    There was no question that Paul Westerberg and Tommy Stinson were going to be part of the upcoming Replacements reunion shows to be staged at the three Riot Fests in the coming weeks. However, lead guitar and drums were up for grabs. On Friday, the Star Tribune's Chris Riemenschneider reported that ... More >>

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    June 20, 2012
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    September 6, 2011

    Weezer at the Minnesota State Fair Grandstand, 9/3/11

    Photos by Nick Wosika​Weezer with Motion City SoundtrackAugust 3, 2011Minnesota State Fair GrandstandThey just don't make 'em like Weezer anymore.

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    September 14, 2010

    A Perfect Circle to resurface for short tour

    ​Be still, my teenage angst-heavy heart. News hit yesterday afternoon that A Perfect Circle, Maynard James Keenan of Tool's side project with former Smashing Pumpkin James Iha and omnipresent session drummer Josh Freese (Devo, Weezer, the Vandals, etc), among others, will re-emerge for a short tou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2010

    Tool at Xcel, 7/1/10

    Photos by Nick Wosika​ TOOL July 1, 2010 Xcel Energy Center
 Do you ever get tickets for a big arena show, drive to one of the downtowns then stress out looking for parking, pull into the first ramp you see, pay up, and then, only then, does the thought strike you that you drove to the wro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2009

    Top Five Most Successful Comeback Attempts of the '00s

    We thought they were gone forever, for good, kaput. Then they came storming back into the limelight to blow our minds.

  • Music

    April 6, 2005

    Communication Breakdown

    Josh Homme axes bass player, enters cocoon, makes great rock record

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    February 6, 2005
  • News

    December 17, 2003


    City Pages scribes chime in with their top tens

  • Music

    November 19, 2003

    Sex, Lies, and Audiotape

    Har Mar Superstar and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O. go on record about french-kissing fans and cock-blocking Beck