• Blogs

    June 28, 2013

    Jack Klatt: I wanted a real solo album

    The last time City Pages talked to Jack Klatt, he was preparing to release Mississippi Roll, a sweeping cross-generational collaboration that surveyed the scope of traditional music along the mighty river's 2,300 storied miles. After recording with a cast of Minnesota legends and filling the Cedar C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2013

    County Attorney Scannell could face criminal charges for relationship with 17-year-old girl

    Four months after he was hit was a court order to stop communicating with a 17-year-old girl with whom he was romantically involved, Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell is under investigation for possible criminal charges.SEE ALSO: Matthew Ellsworth gets probation for having sex with studentThe Minnes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2012

    County Attorney Scannell had relationship with teen months after being shot by sex offender

    Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell has been hit with a court order to stop communicating with a 17-year-old girl with whom he was romantically involved.SEE ALSO: -- Carlton County Attorney Thom Pertler's 0.234 DUI arrest: The dashboard footage [VIDEO]-- Kerry Gauthier sex scandal: Are these his oral ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2012

    T-Wolves' 'Cream Team' roster is about selling tickets to white fans, black council leader says

    In a piece published over the weekend, the Star Tribune's Jerry Zgoda and Dennis Brackin went there -- they wrote a story about the Timberwolves' historically white roster, which has been dubbed the 'Cream Team.'SEE ALSO:-- Wolves acquire Chase Budinger, white guy who jumped over P. Diddy at Dunk Co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2012

    Bon Iver book Radio City Music Hall residency, unveil Bjork cover

    Bon Iver have been on quite a never-ending trek since they played the Orpheum Theatre back in September. And Justin Vernon and company are definitely a different band now -- at least in terms of public perception and recognition. Long-time supporters won't be surprised that their Grammy-winning mate ... More >>

  • Music

    June 13, 2012
  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    SXSW announces first 2012 showcasing bands, including Minneapolitans Howler

    ​Oh lordy. It isn't time to think about SXSW already, is it? It seem like all that long ago that Minneapolis bands were swarming the streets of Austin, Texas in search of free beer and food trucks, and when Gimme Noise threw our first-ever Minnesota music showcase with First Avenue.But according t ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    September 7, 2011

    Solera's sun rises again

    Spanish eatery offers more than just a great rooftop

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    Dawes at First Avenue, 11/12/10

    Photos by Steve Cohen​DawesFirst AvenueNovember 12, 2010Dawes is the epitome of a no-frills, stripped-down-to-the-bones band, and they illustrated that point perfectly as they opened their set on Thursday night: Lead singer Taylor Goldsmith and bassist Wiley Gelber began "My Girl To Me" as drummer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2010

    Robert Roscoe opens at Rosalux Gallery

    Photo by Robert Roscoe​Local architect and photographer Robert Roscoe will begin showing his recent work this Friday, August 6 through August 29 at the Rosalux Gallery in Northeast Minneapolis. With 30 years of architectural experience, Roscoe uses his eye for structure to focus on disintegrating ... More >>

  • News

    July 14, 2010

    Twin Cities Thinkers

    Meet the Minnesotans shaping our future

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    Tiger Woods, Michael Phelps, Superbowl XLIII: The 10 biggest sports moments of the '00s

    Counting down the 10 most interesting events in the last 10 years of athletics

  • Music

    August 5, 2009

    Northern Howl hit the ground running with indie-folk release

    All That's Under the Night's Sky makes memorable impression

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2009

    July 6, 2009: Atmosphere & the Roots

    Atmosphere drops free EP, Bob Dylan gets mashed, Taste of MN recaps & the 400 Bar closing?

  • Restaurants

    October 31, 2007

    Waiter! More Crayons

    Is fine dining possible with kids? Dear Dara finds out.

  • News

    October 12, 2005

    Wine Party: Spanish Reds

    Skip the Forest, Focus on a Few of the Most Typical Trees, and You May Finally Feel Comfortable in the Fabulous Jungle of Spanish Red Wines

  • News

    October 12, 2005

    Elsewhere in Europe

    Want to taste your way through another country? Local restaurants are a good first stop

  • Books

    January 28, 2004

    Can't Pee Straight

    Graham Robb uncovers the many mysteries of being gay in the 19th century

  • Columns

    January 7, 2004

    Almost Famous

    Two singing families came out of Gary, Indiana. One got lucky.

  • News

    August 28, 2002

    The Estate Sale

    Six bedrooms, two baths, hardwood floors, two fireplaces; walk to lakes, Minneapolis nightlife. Shown to pre-approved buyers who aren't worried what happened to the little old lady who owned it.

  • News

    May 29, 2002

    Mind Over Matter

    The only thing that could stop weightlifter Stacie Blaskowski from winning a third national title is Stacie Blaskowski

  • News

    April 3, 2002

    Skin Flicks

    The naked truth about putting together a regional showcase like the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival. And a revealing body of blurbs about the best and the not-best of the fest.

  • News

    August 30, 2000

    An Encyclopedia of Little Abominations

    Emily Carter's flirtation with drugs led her from Park Avenue to a bad marriage with the festering streets of New York's Alphabet City. Now, in a collection of stories, Carter recalls the ABCs of addiction--and spells out the terms of a new life in Minnea

  • Movies

    December 29, 1999

    My Mother, Myself

    Pedro Almodóvar pays tribute to female resilience in All About My Mother