Just a day ago many of us winter-savvy Minnesotans were mocking Atlanta for becoming something akin to a Walking Dead set thanks to icy roads and a couple inches of snow.Those jokes aren't quite as funny today, are they?SEE ALSO: For Christ's sake, Florida It was especially no laughing matter for dr ... More >>
Ceewhy has built a name for himself locally through a number of albums, mixtapes, and powerful performances with his band Gorilla Panic, but his latest album, Freedom=Genius, may be his most tightly realized piece to date. Gimme Noise caught up with the rapper and band frontman to talk about the new ... More >>
According to the listings site Rent.com, the best place for a recent college graduate in search of a decent paycheck and an affordable place to live isn't one of the much-buzzed about cities for bright young things, like Austin or San Francisco.Per the website's numbers crunching, top cities actuall ... More >>
It goes without saying that country fans and foes alike love Zac Brown Band in all their genre-bending glory, and many will no doubt turn out in droves to see them when they play the Target Center on Saturday.Fronted by a robust, bearded man by the name of, yes, Zac Brown, the band was established ... More >>
At 3 o'clock this afternoon the Prohibition-themed restaurant will open its doors for the first time. Located in the former Spin site in the Lumber Exchange Building, it will be serving familiar bar food (check the hot wing challenge for you hardcore heat seekers), quesadillas, mac 'n' cheese, and s ... More >>
Alarmists nationwide in denial
Photo by Sam AllenWhen your grandmother has taken up spinning BeeGees classics in her spare time and the convenient store clerk down the street hands you a flier for his gigs with every purchase, it's become a bit difficult to decipher who's best behind the booth these days. But Atlanta's DJ Klev ... More >>
Testing out the new Freestyle soda machine at Davanni's.Although Coca-Cola launched its new Freestyle soda machines in Atlanta and Southern California in 2009, it took two years for the sleek, customizable drink dispensers to arrive in the Twin Cities. A computer touch-screen on the Freesty ... More >>
The boys are thirsty in Atlanta, but that's okay; there's beer in Texarkana. "Atlanta to Texarkana and back in twenty-eight hours? That ain't never been done before!" That may be a long way to go, and you may only have a short time to get there, but when you got a sumbitch like Burt Reynold ... More >>
CraigslistYour chariot awaits.Good news for germophobes and prudes who are too good to get it on in a disgusting commercial airplane bathroom. According to a post on Minneapolis Craigslist, one local pilot is offering the opportunity to privately fly some very friendly skies. "Join the Mile ... More >>
Milwaukee Bucks fans at the Stout Ale House in Menomonie really got to "fear the deer" on Sunday when two of the creatures crashed through the restaurant's glass doors as patrons watched the team's drubbing at the hands of Atlanta in the NBA playoffs. As startled folks looked on, some brave ... More >>
Photo by Stacy SchwartzJanelle Monae at Stubb's during SXSW 2009Janelle Monae was easily one of the best new artists we saw at SXSW in 2009, and we've been anxiously anticipating her next show in Minneapolis ever since. A larger-than-life performer, Monae kicked, danced, and stage dove her way th ... More >>
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Minneapolis/St. Paul ranked No. 5 in a recent survey of the worst drivers in the country. But let's face it... the comfort of your car is probably the top place to really let your passive aggressive personality shine.
Five questions with one of the world's best DJs before his show at the 7th Street Entry tonight.
Group showers, toilet wine, and solitary-- baby, you can have whatever you like.
Our favorite DMC champion is coming back for some summer fun with Scion.
Chris "Ludacris" Bridges' Atlanta restaurant wins a "spectacular" rating from Food & Wine.
The NCAA stuffing Minneapolis' attempt to host a Final Four, the NCAA humiliated the city by shouting 'NOT IN YOUR HOUSE!' right in its face.
The oldest crew out of Minneapolis drops the boldest, most self-possessed hip-hop album of the year
Will 2000 be the year Minnesota hip hop broke?
Croatia's Montazstroj crosses the border.
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