Each week, we'll interview two of the chefs participating in our 2013 Iron Fork competition. On November 7, these six culinary masterminds will go head to head to see who can create the most appetizing and healthful dish using a secret ingredient provided by Lunds. For more information on the event, ... More >>
Minneapolis residents produce more patent applications per capita than all but three American cities, according to a new Forbes analysis.SEE ALSO: NYC editor disses Minneapolis's awesome parks: The city "is in like, Canada or something" [UPDATE]In fact, in the whole wide world, there are only eight ... More >>
Danish punk rockers New Politics have grown substantially since their move to New York just three years ago. Since then, the trio developed a sound that incorporates pop and punk, and a bit of their pissed-off leanings when it comes to the issues of the day. Tonight, they are thrilled to open for F ... More >>
The shortest month of the year comes to an end, spend it out with the Minneapolis music scene! Dessa performs at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts Thursday while the Current hosts a live Local Current set at the Amsterdam. Friday, The Tribe and Big Cats say goodbye at Triple Rock, Vita.mn presents ... More >>
Daughter With Choir Of Young Believers 7th Street Entry, Minneapolis October 24, 2012 On a dreary, rainy night which certainly made the headliners feel right at home, London's Daughter and Copenhagen's Choir of Young Believers both delivered stirring Minneapolis debuts at the Entry on Wednesday. Th ... More >>
Saturday afternoon a warm breeze graced attendees at the Bachelor Farmer's kravfskiva, a Scandinavian crawfish bash. Guests wore their yellow party hats akimbo as the Dayton brothers circulated through the crowd. There was a lot to celebrate. In their first year, their restaurant has been graced wit ... More >>
How to eat like a Scandinavian
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Bon Iver have been on quite a never-ending trek since they played the Orpheum Theatre back in September. And Justin Vernon and company are definitely a different band now -- at least in terms of public perception and recognition. Long-time supporters won't be surprised that their Grammy-winning mate ... More >>
Documentary follows the since-ousted president of the Republic of Maldives
Band lives together in "Forever House"
There was absolutely zero chance that Madonna wasn't going to capitalize on her Super Bowl appearance this past weekend. Although it's unlikely that Madge will be able to pack M.I.A. (and her itchy middle finger), Nicki Minaj, and Cee Lo Green in her suitcase for this May-November excursion aroun ... More >>
Copenhagen's bike czar on the Sabo bridge.In the mid 1990s, Copenhagen rolled out the world's first modern bicycle-sharing program, launching a revolution that rolled through Paris, London, Amsterdam, and good old Minneapolis. More than a decade later, the Danish capital is preparing to over ... More >>
Don't toss that tree--eat it!After you strip your Christmas tree of its ornaments and lights, don't let it go to waste. That evergreen is edible: You can turn the boughs into holiday leftovers, alongside the figgy pudding and lefse. Copenhagen chef René Redzepi shared several suggestions w ... More >>
Exactly a month after announcing that LCD Soundsystem would play the Roy Wilkins Audiorium this fall, the venue has finally released details about the ticket price and sale date. The LCD Soundsystem show, which features openers Hot Chip, will take place on Saturday, October 23, and tickets will g ... More >>
National music blog Consequence of Sound is reporting that LCD Soundsystem will hit the road this fall for tour of Australia, the US, and the UK with Sleigh Bells and Hot Chip. The dance-tastic indie band, led by James Murphy, will come through St. Paul on October 23 to play Roy Wilkins Auditoriu ... More >>
You've got 10 bucks and two hours, and you don't want to waste any of it. Our weekend movie guide can help.
Matt Drudge seems to think Minnesota's impending blizzard will debunk Al Gore.
Stay warm at these parties without spending a dime.
It's almost like we could write his presidential profile for him this very instant. That's kind of boring. What happened to the surprises, the originality, the mullet?
What the last decade says about a team's performance & spending when they move to a new ballpark.
Wear your nice shoes to this show. They're going to get a lot of attention.
Dogme vet Susanne Bier takes a new vow with 'After the Wedding'
Seven Minnesota authors pen poison Valentines to the place we call home
Minnesota filmmakers remember the warm-weather flicks that got them hot (or bothered)
Doing the calculus on mathematical dramas
Incestuous maids go on a killing spree; a nuclear physicist stands by the fatherland
Lars von Trier's The Idiots and the Farrelly Brothers' Me, Myself & Irene make intelligent metaphors for acting out