Bloc Party with Ceremony First Avenue, Minneapolis Saturday, September 22, 2012 The movie screen retracted toward the ceiling at First Avenue Saturday night, signaling -- as always -- that the show was about to begin. Giant blue lights shone from the front onto an empty stage. A stage that would s ... More >>
Related: SoundTown 2012 lineup announced River's Edge Music Festival 2012 at Harriet Island lineupYet another festival lineup came hurling toward the concert-going set late last night and it's a good one. This year's Lollapalooza performers include a bevy of top-tier Billboard-charting acts -- start ... More >>
Muja Messiah honored in URB's "Next 100," NOMO hits Radio K, video of the Bad Plus at the Cedar.
Dinkytowner drama, the Fetus opens online store, Dylan debuts at #1 & next week's best new releases.
Sir Elton and the Piano Man play the Xcel, Cloud Cult, Communist Daughter & more!
The Brits kept their promise and showed up ready to make amends.
Trip Lava, Coalesce & new videos from Haley Bonar and Koo Koo Kanga Roo.
Prince sales numbers, Bloc Party re-schedules First Avenue date & Black Blondie reviewed.
Free download of new Bob Dylan track, Prince & Q-Tip make video & coverage of the Evening Rig's CD release show.
Basically the dude has a serious sore throat.
The year in unfair shares
Here's Radio K's Top 77 albums of the year, based on listener votes. Since the email didn't distinguish between band name, title, or label, let us know if there are any errors below: 1. Broken Social Scene, Broken Social Scene (Arts & Crafts) 2. Low, The Great Destroyer (Sub Pop) 3. Gorillaz, Demon ... More >>
Artist with local roots makes good Antony and the Johnsons, fronted by the mournful-voiced and cabaret-inspired Antony Hegarty, took home the coveted U.K. Mercury Music Prize for I Am a Bird Now on Tuesday night, beating out Bloc Party, MIA, and the Kaiser Chiefs, who were favored to win. In the p ... More >>
We have a new "jump the shark," folks. Call it "the Partridge Family scene." It happens midway through the wretched Must Love Dogs, when the cast inexplicably breaks into the Partridge Family theme. I saw it Tuesday night. I turned to my wife and said there are no words for how bad this is, how insu ... More >>
Minotaur Shock and Jason Forrest's beat collages for non-dancers
Ten scientifically approved verdicts about the best albums of the year