First Avenue show on Sunday
Internationally renowned producers rotate through Minneapolis every week now as dubstep takeover seems increasingly more imminent, with acts like Skrillex, Benga and our own Vaski hypnotizing the young electronic music crowd with every wicked wobble and sadistic bass attack. This week one of ... More >>
Alex Uncapher for City PagesRusko at First Avenue last AprilIn what we hope becomes a yearly tradition, dupstep heavyweight Rusko returns to First Avenue again this April and on his most favorite of all "holidays": 4/20. If you've a sensitivity to a certain funky smoke wafting about, we sug ... More >>
Photos by Steve CohenDirty ProjectorsSeptember 19, 2010First Avenue, MinneapolisThere are few bands that so relentlessly defy a clear description of their music as Dirty Projectors do. Is it experimental? Freak folk? Prog rock? Straight ahead indie rock? Art punk? The answer to all of these quest ... More >>
Musical acrobatics, that is.