Bobbie Gentry

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2012

    Cait Leary on Nothing's Enough EP, Neko Case, and songwriting

    Exactly a year to the day after the release of her debut full length, singer/songwriter Cait Leary brings us a new EP featuring five distinct, strong songs. On Nothing's Enough, Leary, who's established herself as an up-and-comer in the local acoustic scene, steps out with a full band and a thick so ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2012

    Kid Rock and 22 examples of hick-hop's evolution

    Country rap, or "hick-hop" as it's sometimes called, may seem to capture either the height of musical irony, or the height of its stupidity. Probably both. But in the book The Accidental Evolution of Rock 'n' Roll, prolific music journalist Chuck Eddy traces the sub-genre's roots all the way back to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2011

    11 country songs for "Occupy MN"

    You load 16 tons, whaddya get? Well, you'd be lucky to get a coal mining job these days. Okay, so lucky's perhaps not the most apt word, but plenty of folks would be happy to get one, anyway. Today, in recognition of the horse muck the folks in power have gotten us stuck in, and in honor of the fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2011

    Top 10 sibling acts in country music history

    ​On this day in country music history - July 14, 1973 - Phil Everly threw a dang old fit, smashing his guitar after performing the song, "('Till) I Kissed You" and walking off the stage, effectively breaking up the Everly Brothers while performing at Buena Park, California's Knott's Berry Farm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2010

    Jamey Johnson to play benefit at Fine Line Friday

    Courtesy of​So you're a hipster who hates country music but loves Waylon Jennings. Despises Keith Urban and Toby Keith but digs on Cash. Thinks Carrie Underwood and Taylor Swift can burn in a pyre of blonde extensions and Auto-tune processors but thinks Loretta in her black wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2010

    Miranda Lambert leads CMA nominations; Carrie Underwood scratches, yawns

    Photo by Nikki Miller​This week, The Country Music Association announced the last of its nominations for the 2010 CMA Awards, set to air live on Wednesday, November 10th on ABC with Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood returning as hosts for the third consecutive year. The awards, voted on by ind ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2010

    Songs for "I'm Not Going to Take It Anymore Day"

    Situated between Cuddle Day and Man Watcher's Day, a badass country playlist celebrating the day to tell everyone to shove it.

  • Calendar

    May 21, 2008
  • Arts

    October 26, 2005

    No Taste, More Filling

    Caleb and Katy McEwen score with a button-pushing satire

  • Music

    June 16, 1999

    Old-Fashioned Modernist

    Chicago Jazz diva Patricia Barber ventures beyond her back yard

  • News

    June 4, 1997

    Birds On A Wire- THE JAYHAWKS

    Minnesota's most beloved rock band sets out to reinvent itself--and discovers itself in the process