Eric Hutchinson

  • Music

    December 11, 2013

    Twin Cities Music Yearbook 2013

    Low taught us how to drone, Prince brought back breakfast, and there were a million reunions

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2013

    A Tribute to Sue McLean at First Avenue, 11/23/13

    A Tribute to Sue McLeanWith Eric Hutchinson, BoDeans, Soul Asylum, Haley Bonar, X-Boys, Rogue Valley, and othersFirst Avenue, MinneapolisSaturday, November 23, 2013Saturday's tribute to Sue McLean was rarely precious. Instead, it was raw and fearless as the woman herself. The independent concert pr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2013

    Eric Hutchinson: I'm honored to help remember Sue McLean

    In May of this year, the Twin Cities and the music scene lost an essential individual when Sue McLean died after a battle with cancer. She left behind a legacy of music and integrity, and now the music community is coming together to celebrate her life and share in her love for music.   Befor ... More >>

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    November 13, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 1, 2013

    Music in the Zoo's 2013 lineup: Brian Wilson, Cheap Trick, Joan Baez, and more

    During the summer concert season in Minnesota, you'd be hard-pressed to find a better place to see a show than outdoors amongst the natural surroundings of the Weesner Family Amphitheater at the Minnesota Zoo. The venue consistently provides an intimate concert experience with clean sight lines and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2012

    Weekend Checklist: The xx, Eric Hutchinson, Heartless Bastards

    The weekend is off to a great start! Friday, First Avenue welcomes English duo The xx to the Mainroom while the Amsterdam hosts St.Paulapalooza. Saturday, all hell will break loose in the pre-teen scene as Justin Bieber makes his way to the Target Center while Eric Hutchinson plays a more mature set ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2012

    Eric Hutchinson on life in New York, the Beatles, and why he's not cool

    It was a combination of talent, hard work and an online boost from celebrity gossip blogger Perez Hilton that helped singer/songwriter Eric Hutchinson launch his career. After releasing his debut album Sounds Like This independently, Hutchinson signed with Warner Bros. Records and has recorded a new ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2012

    Weekend Checklist: Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles, Counting Crows, A. Wolf and Her Claws, Record Store Day

    For those not attending Midwest Music Fest in Winona, this weekend will be a flurry of CD releases mixed into Record Store Day. Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles headline First Ave. to share some new music and A. Wolf and Her Claws release their long-awaited debut. Counting Crows will be in town ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2012

    Record Store Day 2012: Twin Cities in-store events roundup

    In addition to the stellar, limited-edition vinyl that is released exclusively for Record Store Day, record shops throughout the Twin Cities and beyond have plenty of exciting in-store music events and specials planned to add to Saturday's RSD festivities. Here's just a sampling of the outstandin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2010

    Macy's Glamorama 2010: Dazzling or dud?

    Photo by Emily Utne​On Friday evening the annual fashion gala Glamorama was held at Orpheum Theater. Some wondered if it would be a predictable evening of mediocre clothing and embarrassing dance numbers. Unfortunately, their suspicions proved correct. Follow the jump for a review of Macy's (less ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2010

    Eric Hutchinson talks playing Glamorama with Gimme Noise

    ​We're super-excited about this weekend's Glamorama, a party filled with haute couture, local talent, and live music. City Pages writer Cindal Lee Heart took the time to chat with chill rock 'n' roll artist Eric Hutchinson before his visit to the Twin Cities for one of our most fashionable events. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2010

    Eric Hutchinson talks playing Glamorama

    ​BY CINDAL LEE HEARTRock 'n' roll and fashion have always had a delicate and important relationship. But on the same token rock 'n' roll has always held a bad-boy reputation - that is until Eric Hutchinson came along with his fan-favorite single "Rock 'n' Roll." We have come to learn that this fre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2010

    Basilica Block Party set times

    Photo by Steve Cohen​FRIDAYOne eskimO 6:00PM - 7:00PMEric Hutchinson 7:30PM - 8:30PMWeezer 9:00PM - 10:30PMhunter(HERO) 5:15PM - 5:45PMRogue Valley 6:05PM - 7:05PMGrace Potter & Nocturnals 7:25PM - 8:25PMSpoon 8:45PM - 10:15PMDadatrash Collage 5:00PM - 5:45PMKristoff Krane 6:15PM - 7:00PM

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    April 8, 2010

    Basilica Block Party lineup announced (mostly)

    ​The Basilica Block Party announced most of their lineup late yesterday afternoon, and though there are still a couple of holes to fill in it's looking great so far. Weezer will headline on Friday night along with Spoon, who will return to town after playing back-to-back sold-out shows at First Av ... More >>