Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties. Mark Mallman's brand new video emphatically launches this week. We've also got new clips from Spooky Black, Jay Simonson, Origami Bones, and a Minneapolis-laden video from M ... More >>
livinginmonroviaDavid Milz never saw it comingWe like to keep track of all the true weirdness in Wisconsin, but the Burlington Liar's Club has the market cornered on fibs. This year, its judges had to comb through lies submitted by more than 500 entrants to name its annual World Champion Lia ... More >>
Photo by Tony NelsonTricky at the Fine Line, 20092010 has been a big year for mid-'90s revivalism. Pavement reunited and toured the country. Liz Phair played her 1993 breakout album from start to finish. Bone Thugs are back. Superchunk put out a new album. All things considered, aren't we about d ... More >>
photo by: Stacy SchwartzThe Cities certainly have no lack of amazing record stores -- the Electric Fetus and Hymie's were recently included in Rolling Stone's top 25 -- and no scarcity of music fans either. There's plenty of love (and a slightly less plentiful amount of money) to go around we thi ... More >>
Tripp Emmer and friends. See the rest of the photos by clicking hereRepublican candidate for governor Tom Emmer admitted today that his son, Tripp, had been cited for underage drinking in July, and "our family is dealing with our son in this matter." City Pages broke the underage drinking c ... More >>
Brother Ali is in our thoughts today, as the Rhymesayers artist tweeted that he was forced to cancel the remainder of his UK dates because of a death in his family. "This weeks shows in London, Bristol and Brighton are canceled. My dad died and I need to fly home for his funeral," Brother Ali wro ... More >>
The Mountain Goats played a double encore in a near-two hour visit to the Cedar Saturday night.
Sundance hit is classily directed nostalgia trip
Trip-hop icon releases Knowle West Boy with no place to call home
Comic artists Gene Ha and Zander Cannon create a universe where everyone has higher powers
Krust's ponderous vocalist talks him into a corner; Aphrodite gets down to drum 'n' basics
Rock crit Simon Reynolds writes the first comprehensive account of the rave revolution
"Okay Tricky baby. Gimme postapocalyptic. C'mon, pout for me baby. Pout! Beautiful.": U.K. hip hop's prophet of gloom returns with Angels With Dirty Faces.
New LPs from Everything But The Girl and Tricky use club music as means to very different end