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  • Blogs

    December 26, 2012

    Panther Ray is the Twin Cities' new psychedelic rock hope

    With so many bands in the Twin Cities recording great psychedelic rock, it's hard to keep track of them all. One that may have been lost in the purple haze is Panther Ray, who quietly released their first EP, Parallel Motions, last spring. The disc combines classic psych sounds with '80s jangle and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2012

    Legs McNeil on Joey Ramone, punk in 2012, and not trusting music critics

    Legs McNeil is a legendary rock music historian, author and journalist. He co-founded and wrote for Punk Magazine back in the mid-'70s, is a former senior editor for Spin, and founder/editor of Nerve magazine in 1992. He is renowned as co-author of Please Kill Me: the Uncensored Oral History of Pu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2012

    Let It Be Records vs. Target: The blow-by-blow

    Last week, we reported that Let It Be Records' Ryan Cameron aired a justifiable grievance with Target. For some reason, a huge local company is holding on to a couple of letters that used to be part of the signage outside his shop for a private "art installation." Never mind that Target could likely ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2012

    Red Daughters interview pt. 2: "We definitely listened to Cream in a graveyard"

    Related:Red Daughters interview pt. 1, Varsity show ThursdayThis is the second half of a conversation with four members of the undeniably groovy Red Daughters. Their songs are satisfyingly dynamic, epic and earthy, and should be a delight alongside Bloodnstuff, Speed's the Name, and Buildings this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2012

    The Best of SXSW Music: Saturday 3/17/2012

    So, we come to it: the end of all things. Four days of madness, Doritos, Skrillex and finally, St. Patrick's Day. Before we bid SXSW 2012 farewell, allow us to share our favorite moments from SXSW day four. Later, we'll let you know which shows weren't so hot. Find our favorites below, and if there ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2008

    Bob Dylan: A YouTube Compendium

    Bob-Dylan-0002.jpgA rundown of video highlights from the last 46 years of Dylan's impressive, unpredictable career.

  • Calendar

    December 5, 2007
  • Art

    March 1, 2000

    Be Here Now

    A documentary show at the Minnesota Historical Society captures the state of the state, one second at a time

  • Music

    February 17, 1999
  • Movies

    January 20, 1999
  • Arts

    January 13, 1999

    For the Record

    The music industry released 30,000 albums in 1998. You can live without 29,990 of them.

  • Music

    September 2, 1998

    How Soon Is Then

    Scottish pop sensation Belle and Sebastian rewrites history one missed opportunity at a time

  • Arts

    March 11, 1998

    House of the Rising Sun

    Next week Red House Records issues a momentous tribute album of Pete Seeger's songs. But after 15 years at the margins of American music, this St. Paul label proudly aims to stay there.

  • Music

    January 28, 1998

    Prog Spring

    Owning Up: Local art rockers Severens, Anfinson, and Lewis make a progressive punk for the '90s.

  • Music

    May 28, 1997

    Belle And Sebastian

    If You're Feeling Sinister

  • News

    February 5, 1997
  • Music

    May 15, 1996
  • Movies

    May 15, 1996