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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
As the RNC descends, local and national musicians arise
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.