Photo by Milena SivertsonOur ongoing series Behind the Boards has led Gimme Noise to visit the Twin Cities' most distinguished studios and talk with the engineers responsible for recording some of our favorite albums.This week we met with the Blind Shake's Mike Blaha, already a unique figure for ado ... More >>
Photo by Dan CorriganBoth songs on this split between the Dynamiters and Double Bird may have some exotic elements to their titles, but the music is strictly down-to-earth rock. From the homemade cover art to the basic layout of band/song title only, the record screams that the music is here to ... More >>
You're front row, dead center at a show for your favorite band, they've just played your second favorite song, and you can't wait to hear what's next. There's a short pause in between songs--the singer thanks the crowd, the bassist cracks a private joke to the drummer, and meanwhile, in a matter ... More >>
Reckless abandon is always more fun when you push it further than anyone could imagine it going, and that is Birthday Suits' bread and butter.
The local label will be putting out works by Chooglin', the Dexateens, and the Bombay Sweets.
Picked to Click Voters spew forth their most vehement opinions about the local music scene
How wigs, karaoke, and Fargo birthed So Fox
The Voltz electrify you with a minimalist garage stomp
Scenes from the new Triple Rock Social Club
The Hidden Chord channel a playfully nasty attitude into a new take on an old sound
With a messy start and a star-making buzz, the Plastic Constellations have emerged as local rock's fountain of youth
St. Paul's Selby Tigers combine songs of innocence with punk-rock experience