Ellie Goulding

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    September 9, 2013

    Taylor Swift at Xcel Energy Center, 9/7/13

    Taylor Swift Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul Saturday, September 7, 2013I'll admit, I wasn't prepared for all the red. Yes, I knew Taylor Swift's most recent album was called Red and that this was "The Red Tour" but it hadn't occurred to me that those titles would dictate her fans' dress code quite so ... More >>

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    July 10, 2013
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    April 1, 2013

    Lollapalooza 2013 full lineup: The Cure, Nine Inch Nails and more

    A bit of the Lollapalooza 2013 lineup trickled out a couple weeks ago, but today this year's offerings got taut, dark, and -- most importantly -- official. Though the plan initially was to drop the full, gargantuan list of bands in two more weeks, the timeline got pushed up when a pre-April Fool's p ... More >>

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    December 5, 2012

    KDWB's Jingle Ball at Xcel Energy Center, 12/4/12

    KDWB's Jingle Ball With Psy, Train, Ed Sheeran, One Republic, Owl City, Cher Lloyd, Ellie Goulding, and Conor MaynardXcel Energy Center, St. PaulTuesday, December 4, 2012If a venue hands out earplugs as you are walking in, make sure you take them and use them. With as many screaming tweens as there ... More >>

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    August 7, 2012

    Chiddy Bang on Daryl Hall, getting busted and getting famous -- Mill City Nights tonight

    Alternative rap duo Chiddy Bang, consisting of Chidera "Chiddy" Anamege and Noah "Xaphoon Jones" Beresin, are one of the hottest rising star sets on the hip-hop front. Since their inception in 2008, Chiddy Bang has collectively released four mixtapes, three EPs, and their recent debut studio album B ... More >>

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    November 23, 2011

    Black Friday Record Store Day: A guide to special sales and events in the Cities

    Black Friday. Potentially the single most terrifying phrase in the English language, those two little words are a retailer's curse and a shopper's pipe dream come true. This year, if you somehow missed pitching your tent in the Best Buy parking lot in preparation for the sales, not to worry--there i ... More >>

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    August 7, 2011

    Lollapalooza: Day 2 at Grant Park, Chicago, 8/6/11

    PHOTO BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER​If the first day of Lollapalooza is marked by enthusiasm, the second day is marked by hitting limits.  The Day 2 crowd was more pronounced and did not wait until late in the day to show up, and police presence increased to meet the new demands.  Partiers line ... More >>

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    August 5, 2011

    Ellie Goulding at Fine Line, 8/4/11

    Photos by Tony Nelson​Ellie Goulding August 4, 2011 Fine Line Music Cafe, Minneapolis Ellie Goulding is pretty much pop royalty, and rightly so--beyond singing at the Royal Wedding in April, the electro-pop songstress knows how to command a stage with energy and snap. Her voice falls somewher ... More >>

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    April 26, 2011

    Lollapallooza 2011 lineup revealed; Atmosphere on bill again

    ​ While we expect there are a few more surprises to be announced where Lollapalooza 2011 is concerned, an early lineup debuted today on the festival website and features hometown heroes Atmosphere in the first few lines. This will be the third time in the last several years that Slug & Co. hav ... More >>

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    March 31, 2011

    Ellie Goulding cancels tonight's show at the Fine Line

    ​We just got word that Ellie Goulding has canceled her show at the Fine Line tonight due to illness. According to a statement, "all tickets will be refunded at original point of purchase."

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    March 23, 2011

    Ellie Goulding at the Fine Line March 31: Win tickets via Facebook

    ​UK singer Ellie Goulding is coming to the Fine Line Music Cafe on March 31, and we want to give one of our readers a free pair of tickets to the show. To enter, simply head over to our Gimme Noise Facebook page and look for the instructions -- we'll draw a winner at noon on Thursday.

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    July 16, 2010

    Meet your Bassgasm DJs, Vol. 2: Heavygrinder, Keith Mackenzie, and Christian Bruna (MP3s)

    It's almost that time, bass fanatics. Woody McBride's second takeover of First Avenue in six months goes down in just one week. Next Friday, more than 60 DJs will descend upon the club and play some of the funkiest, ear-splitting, heavens-opening tracks known (or not known) to man for nearly 10 ho ... More >>