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Ben Gibbard and Jay Farrar's sold-out Kerouac tribute hearkens adolescence but lacks innovation.
Crack open our Twin Cities Local Music Yearbook and reminisce on an effed-up year
The store reveals its secrets of vitality
Tapes 'n Tapes are in the mood for love
Wounded egos, labor actions, and Powerpoint presentations at the Pioneer Press
If a local CD falls into the retail bins, does it make a sound? Peter S. Scholtes reviews this month's batch of releases.
Next week Red House Records issues a momentous tribute album of Pete Seeger's songs. But after 15 years at the margins of American music, this St. Paul label proudly aims to stay there.