What started as a dream from co-creators and curators Sally Hedberg and Dana Raidt became a reality last Friday evening. Girl Germs staged a takeover of the First Avenue mainroom, bringing seven local bands and host Lori Barbero of Minneapolis's own legendary Babes in Toyland to the stage in a tribu ... More >>
Dark, dreamy art-rock trio Brute Heart are set to bring us an encore live performance of their score to the haunting 1920 German Expressionist silent horror masterpiece The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari on Friday night at the Cedar. Brute Heart will be joined by cellist Jonathan Kaiser (former Blackthorns ... More >>
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A mesmerizing sophomore album
Illionois-based recording site Daytrotter continues to show its love for Twin Cities bands this month with a new session by Brute Heart and return visits by powerhouse duo Peter Wolf Crier and multi-instrumental maestro Dosh. The three women in Brute Heart especially seemed to make their mark o ... More >>
It was a reverbed and dissonant delight.
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