Chrissie Dunlap

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    More Replacements benefit EP details as Slim Dunlap nears hospital exit

    Paul Westerberg recently confirmed that he and Tommy Stinson reunited as the Replacements to record four covers for a benefit EP to help their pal Slim Dunlap. A longer interview with Rolling Stone has emerged today, and included in the details is some updated news about the condition of Dunlap, who ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2010

    Prince playing Purple Rain at First Ave in 1983

    From the City Pages press archives‚ÄčOur dear friend Joel Bremer, the Minnesota music-loving fiddler from Sweden, posted a couple of amazing old Prince videos on his Facebook page recently. In addition to showing Prince and the Revolution playing "Purple Rain" live at First Avenue, which is already ... More >>

  • Columns

    September 21, 2005

    All That You Can't Leave Behind

    They were hobbits. They were pot smokers. In 1981, they were just kids called U2.

  • Arts

    November 10, 2004

    First Avenue's Black Tuesday

    In the 24 hours before First Avenue declared bankruptcy, employees were told to cash their checks, gather their things, and wait.

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2004
  • News

    September 3, 2003

    First Love

    The legendary bands. The terrifying toilets. An oral history that goes so far behind the music it will leave you at a gun range beneath the stage.