Dave Sitek

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2014

    Here Are the Perfect Thee Oh Sees Albums for Every Occasion

    Thee Oh Sees frontman John Dwyer's garage-freakout art-noise bonafides are ironclad (see also: The Coachwhips; Pink and Brown), and it usually takes only one album-length dose of his most enduring and best band to start craving more. And more there is. The San Francisco-based act has released nearl ... More >>

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    March 31, 2014

    The best Twin Cities concerts of the week: 3/31-4/6

    Be sure to check out our constantly updated concert calendar!

  • Music

    August 24, 2011

    TV on the Radio return for two nights at First Avenue

    Interview with drummer Jaleel Bunton

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2011

    TV on the Radio announce tour, playing First Ave April 23 and 24

    ​As with many Tuesday afternoons, the announcements keep pouring in today for some killer shows happening this spring and summer. In addition to the big Black Keys gig at Roy Wilkins on July 3, we also learned today that TV on the Radio are returning to the First Ave Mainroom for a pair of shows o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2010

    Top 5 most underrated artists of 2010

    Can you hear us, mainstream audiences? It's us, Women.​In any given year, we are bombarded with so much new music that sometimes albums and artists that deserve a lot more attention somehow fall through the cracks, and don't quite get the careful consideration their work is entitled to. So, the ba ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2010

    Aziz Ansari delivers on his persona at the State

    Alexa Jones for City Pages​ REVIEWED BY ANDREW FLANAGAN Depending on who you ask, Aziz Ansari got his start as a member of the comedy trio Human Giant, playing Tom Halverford on NBC's Parks and Recreation, or as Raaaaaaandy!, a character that was intended to talk shit about awful, no-joke comedian ... More >>

  • Music

    December 27, 2006

    Independence Day

    What's indie rock? Who cares? Here are 10 great CDs that will blow you away, no matter your definition.

  • News

    December 15, 2004

    Just For The Record...

    Ten scientifically approved verdicts about the best albums of the year

  • Music

    April 14, 2004

    Celebrity Death Match

    TV on the Radio's Tunde Adebimpe takes on Trump and Bush

  • Music

    April 14, 2004

    Real Life Rock Top 10

    Special absurdity of the media present, ineffability of the aesthetic past edition

  • Music

    November 5, 2003

    Last Exit From Brooklyn

    TV on the Radio watch from their bedrooms as Williamsburg dissolves around them