With this weather, it's hard to believe that summer will ever arrive... but sure enough, warmer weather and music festivals will be right around the corner. In just over three weeks on May 26, Canterbury Park Festival Field will be packed with fans clamoring to see Snoop Dogg, Atmosphere, Brother Al ... More >>
Doomtree Blowout VIII night oneFirst Avenue, MinneapolisFriday, December 14, 2012The wings and teeth didn't book another week-long set of shows like last year's Blowout celebration, but that's beside the point. Oh Minneapolis, we have such high standards. Never mind that P.O.S has kidney issues. Or ... More >>
The whole crewThe ever-so-laidback DJ crew known around town as Wants Vs. Needs are picking up their gear and moving across town from Club Jager to First Avenue's Record Room. Starting this Friday, DJs Espada, Booka B., So Gold, Anton, Petey Wheatstraw, and their manager (and Rhymesayers publicis ... More >>
The Rhymesayers-organized Soundset hip-hop festival will return to Canterbury Park this year on May 29, according to a flyer posted by RSE promotions and marketing manager Jake Schaefer this afternoon. Schaefer says we can expect a line-up announcement this coming Monday, March 28, with a fan pre ... More >>
Photo by Kevin O'MearaThe weather this weekend was sweltering. While many of us crashed at the lake or sat in front of a fan with a cold brew, others more ambitiously ventured around town in search of something cooler than mere air conditioning.
(Pictured: Kokoon Spring 2010)With MN Fashion Week in full swing, this is an excellent weekend to check out some of the free fashion parties around town, from a charity events to high fashion to t-shirt sales. But don't worry if you're not a fashionista; there are plenty of other cool events for ... More >>
If we had all the space and time in the world we would never stop typing, so after the jump we have tons of great stuff that didn't make the print edition. Check out our expanded list of MN Fashion Week events, popular dance parties, and other events worthy of your time and dollar.
Just by the headline you can tell Adam Garcia must be a talented man, and like all talented men, they move away (not even hiding our jadedness!). Garcia, known back in the day in the Twin Cities as "Snakebird" was an instrumental designer in the hip-hop and street art scenes before moving to Phi ... More >>
Freebies galore at Clubhouse Jager tonight!
A DJ for every club, a mic for every stage: Five days in our own hip hopolis
In praise of the spunk, the spark, the preternatural cinematic luminosity of Drew Barrymore