Clara Salyer

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2014

    Cause celebrating 5th anniversary in July

    Since it opened, Cause Spirits and Soundbar has consistently welcomed local acts in various stages of development onto its intimate stage. From new bands and artists making their debut club performance to veterans of the scene looking to share their new material, Cause has championed the Twin Cities ... More >>

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    March 21, 2014

    Howler at Triple Rock, 3/20/14

    Howler With Frankie Teardrop and Whatever Forever Triple Rock Social Club, Minneapolis March 20, 2014 Those wondering where all the guitars have gone in the modern Twin Cities music scene would have been best served by heading down to the Triple Rock last night. The small club was appropriately dec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2014

    Prissy Clerks' Clara Salyer gets louder and faster with Whatever Forever

    Clara Salyer and Howard Hamilton have injected a raucous edge to the Twin Cities music scene for years. Their last group, Prissy Clerks, placed high in our 2012 Picked to Click poll and won Best Rock Band in City Pages' 2013 Best Of issue. The pair are shifting gears a bit with a new project, Whatev ... More >>

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    January 21, 2014

    Yuck at Triple Rock, 1/20/14

    Yuck With Prissy Clerks and Fury Things Triple Rock Social Club, Minneapolis Monday, January 20, 2014 For Yuck's celebrated return to Minneapolis at the Triple Rock last night, they wisely paired the London quartet with two local bands who share their same indie spirit and influences. Prissy Clerks ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2013

    10 Thousand Sounds festival schedule and set times

    Finally, our first 10 Thousand Sounds show is this week! Today we can release the schedule and set times for our featured performers the Walkmen (above), Free Energy, Greg Grease, Strange Names, Prissy Clerks, and our hosts the Chalice. The show is this Saturday, June 22, at 8th Street and Hennepin ... More >>

  • Feature

    June 19, 2013

    Your guide to 10 Thousand Sounds Festival

    The Walkmen kick off City Pages' inaugural music festival in the heart of downtown Minneapolis

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2013

    Prissy Clerks' Clara Salyer: My dad thought we were playing THE Shea Stadium

    The buzz surrounding Prissy Clerks has grown so steadily that this spring the Minneapolis indie rockers even played a show at Shea Stadium. Granted, it wasn't the same Shea Stadium that the Beatles and the '86 Mets made famous -- no, this was an underground club in Brooklyn that "borrows" its name w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2013

    RIP Phantom Vibration guitarist Henry Mackaman

    Henry Mackaman, the guitarist and producer for the Twin Cities psychedelic dream-pop act Phantom Vibration, died Wedneday. He was 21, and his sudden passing is attributed to bacterial meningitis.The St. Paul native was a senior economics major at University of Wisconsin-Madison, but made regular tri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2013

    City Pages' inaugural 10 Thousand Sounds Festival lineup is here!

    With temperatures in the Twin Cities starting to head consistently north of freezing, chatter regarding summer music festivals is also on the rise. So it's as fine a time as any to proudly announce that City Pages has a live music event of its own coming up -- the inaugural 10 Thousand Sounds Festiv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2012

    Best Twin Cities albums 2012: Staff lists

    The waterfall of opinion flows s'more today with a collection of the best albums released locally in the Twin Cities in 2012. As opposed to the list that appeared in this week's issue, these are 14 distinct opinions on what was impressive in the past year, and a bunch of links to the related stories ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2012

    Prissy Clerks at the 7th Street Entry, 12/8/12

    Prissy ClerksWith Alpha Consumer, Jim Ruiz Set and Nallo7th Street Entry, MinneapolisSaturday, December 8th, 2012The Black X's. The red badge of courage for every rock 'n' roll kid that slowly becomes more of a scarlet letter by the time you turn 20 years old. But yet, there Clara Salyer is, already ... More >>

  • Music

    December 5, 2012

    Prissy Clerks debut Bruise or Be Bruised

    Clara Salyer's newest band revels in youthful abandon and high volume

  • Music

    October 17, 2012

    Picked to Click 2012

    After hundreds of ballots and votes, the best of the best new bands have been chosen

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2012

    Picked to Click 2012: #9. Prissy Clerks

    #9. Prissy Clerks: 34 pointsPrissy Clerks frontgirl Clara Salyer has built her pedigree around an ability to adapt. Last year, the 20-year-old guitarist's pet project, Total Babe, dissolved amid the departure of her lead guitarist -- a certain Julian Casablancas doppelganger who sought opportunities ... More >>

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    May 30, 2012
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    May 30, 2012
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    October 9, 2010

    Mark Mallman Marathon 3 live blog, day 2

    Photo by Erik Hess​While the rest of us slept last night, tucked away warm in our beds, Mark Mallman continued laboring away during the first overnight lap of his Marathon 3, which continues through Sunday.We're picking up where we left off last night to find out how the Marathon is going so far - ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2010

    7th St Entry competes with Main Room with noise, psych and sweetness

    So here's the problem: When you say you'll review the show that's starting in the Entry at 9:30 and you've been drinking in the Main Room since 7.

  • Calendar

    December 2, 2009
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    December 2, 2009
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    October 31, 2009

    Gimme News Weekly Wrap-Up: Oct. 26-30

    P.O.S. hits First Avenue and releases a new music video, Har Mar Superstar plays Late Night, Solid Gold release a new song & Owl City tops Billboard.

  • Music

    October 28, 2009

    Total Babe's Clara Salyer is 17-year-old rock prodigy

    Never underestimate the power of a teenage girl

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2009

    Personal Best Records to begin distribution this winter

    The upstart local label is an imprint of Afternoon Records, and is headed by young local musicians Shane Vader and Clara Salyer.