JandekElias J. Halling Recital HallPerforming Arts Center, Minnesota State University, Mankato October 20, 2012The enigmatic outsider musician Jandek made his first ever live appearance in Minnesota on Saturday night, delivering a stirring but somber 1 hour, 45-minute performance at the intimate Eli ... More >>
Photo by Marianne Williams The last time we heard from Emily Lacy, the experimental and evocative L.A. singer-songwriter was preparing to brave a freezing January day in Minneapolis and attempt to perform outdoors in an igloo. Now, as we recover from one of the hottest stretches in recent memory, ... More >>
Photo by Erik Hess"Ben is kind of The Dude....he's a maniac and he holds it down so hard." High praise from Stef Leron "POS" Alexander, but drummer Ben Ivascu lives up to the hype every single time he plays. And chances are that he's playing right now. In a set of cities blessed with some o ... More >>
Celebrating the 10 winners of this year's best-new-bands poll
For three straight days, long haired freaky people of all stripes overtake Northeast's Ritz Theater.
After only one album, the Vets are becoming a local music institution