Bryan Gerrard

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    August 8, 2014

    The best Twin Cities concerts this weekend

    Be sure to check out our constantly updated concert calendar!

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    August 6, 2014
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    March 26, 2013

    Top 10 Twin Cities dance venues

    You're a dance maniac. A cocktail special and conversational atmosphere aren't enough to attract your patronage. You're the type that needs the exhilaration of flashing lights, hair-raising sound, and an adequate space to show off those moves. While this beat-chasing schedule might sound exhaustin ... More >>

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    December 26, 2012
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  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    Vote No dance party benefit coming to the Bolt

    This Friday local promoter Mike Gervais hosts a Vote No! House Invasion party featuring some of the city's finest house DJs at the Bolt Underground. (Full disclosure: One of them is my fiancé.) The event attempts to bridge the gap between the long disconnected EDM scene and the gay club circuit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2012

    Havens Hart: Minneapolis house duo signed to Stranjjur (Interview)

    ​There are a few clues cropping up in Minneapolis lately that point to true house music's return to the city -- and our definition of the genre doesn't include the wanna-be-rockstar stadium jocking set. The advent of nights like House Proud and the recent Minneapolis Soul Music reunion at Bassgasm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2012

    Gene Farris returning to play House Proud V.6 (INTERVIEW)

    ​House Proud is special in that it's a monthly club night that doesn't feel like one, but rather a packed party filled with a family-and-friends vibe.  Factor in DJ/producer Gene Farris as headliner on April 6 for the sixth installment, and you're definitely going to leave Honey sweaty at 2 a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Bassgasm 6 lineup announced

    ​Like an unstoppable comet fueled by glowstick fluid, Bassgasm 6 is sprinting through time and will be here soon on March 23. Since the inaugural event in February 2010, this is the sixth installment of the rave-in-a-club evening at First Avenue, and our own Midwest techno legend ESP Woody McBride ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2012

    DJ Bryan Gerrard talks 'House Proud,' the vibe, and what's missing

    ​Bryan Gerrard has been a fixture on the dance music scene since the '90s in Minneapolis, starting out as one fourth of the Minneapolis Soul Music collective that gave the former VIP Room its reputation for raucous dance parties. Today, Bryan is best known for his Celebrity Records imprint and, mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2011

    Caterpillar Lounge gets new digs, new DJs

    Photo by Kevin O'Meara for City Pages​Thom Pham's Caterpillar Lounge used to be tucked away on the west corner of the old Azia Restaurant on Eat Street until it closed last fall, but as of this week is reincarnated inside Pham's Azian Kitchen on Fifth Street downtown. Backed by some of the city's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2010

    Loring Alley Party, Spirits of the Red City, and more from the weekend

    Photo by Nikki Miller​Just another hot, hot summer of our lives... This past weekend was packed from end-to-end with local shows of every variety, from Friday night's Rogue Valley CD-release show at the Mainroom to Saturday's Pizza Luce Block Party and Loring Alley Party and Sunday's marathon hoot ... More >>

  • Music

    April 18, 2001

    Miami Sound Machine

    Music, mayhem, materialism: Experiencing the rhapsody and the industry of Miami's Winter Music Conference