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The 2014 Basilica Block Party lineup is coming this afternoon!As each band is announced, we'll update this post with more names from the two-day show being held Friday, July 11, and Saturday, July 12, near downtown Minneapolis at the Basilica of St. Mary.
Still don't have plans for Halloween? Have no fear! There's plenty of shows to catch this night of fright. First Avenue will be holding their annual Halloween party and costume contest while the Solid Gold hosts the night at the Turf Club. As for post-Halloween partying, Okkervil River plays the Fir ... More >>
Titus Andronicus With Lost Boy 7th St. Entry, Minneapolis August 31, 2013 Patrick Stickles clearly isn't over the thrill of finally getting to see the Replacements. The Titus Andronicus frontman penned an impassioned and adoring 9,000 word screed for Spin following the beloved Minneapolis band's r ... More >>
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The helpful folks at Livability.com have chosen "Top 10 Cities With the Best Music Scenes Outside of Nashville NYC and LA," and trusty Minneapolis came in second. It does not seem as if Howler's Jordan Gatesmith or people who went to Jane's Addiction at the Brick were polled for this, but it's st ... More >>
Conan O'Brien and the rest of Team Coco launched their new show, Conan, on the TBS network this week to somewhat mixed reviews. Though he's definitely hit the ground running we think it'll take some time to break in the new set, same ol' shtick, with a format that really isn't all that much diffe ... More >>
Photo via WikipediaBen Harper's on board with the president.Update: Sen. Feingold jets to Madison. More after the jump. President Barack Obama's going into midterm campaign mode this week, and he's scheduled to be in Madison later this afternoon, with Ben Harper and The National in tow. The ... More >>
We're giving away two prize packs today at 2 p.m.
Beastie Boys, Animal Collective and Depeche Mode to rock Chicago's Grant Park this August.
The Beastie Boys make a triumphant Twin Cities return with a few friends in tow to get out the vote, and we all say a long overdu ... More >>
Need somewhere to show off that Betty Boop costume? Here's a list of the best shows happening Friday night.
Mike D. talks patriotism, politics, and why the Beasties are excited to return to the Twin Cities after a decade
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Nathan Miller gets a second chance to get the brush-off by his idol
The kids stay out of the picture--blessedly--in 'Film School'
Ben Harper summons god and Johnny Rotten proves he's still the antichrist
Bit player: Beth Orton's new EP makes a statement in 24:49.