ABC NightlineG.R. Anderson's cover story keeps making waves.ABC's Nightline is out with a story today showing America that presidential candidate Michele Bachmann's husband, Marcus, apparently plays as fast and lose with the facts as his wife.
In a story headlined "Pray Away The Gay," corres ... More >>
G.R. Anderson (left) says Matt Taibbi (right) lifted his reporting on Michele Bachmann.Matt Taibbi's piece on Michele Bachmann in Rolling Stone this week borrows liberally from a 2006 cover story by former City Pages reporter G.R. Anderson Jr.
So much so that Abe Sauer of the Awl called them out ... More >>
Ruth Adams, Accordion legend.Ruth Adams, the accordion player for Minneapolis's beloved World's Most Dangerous Polka Band, a mainstay at Nye's Polonaise Room, has died at age 79 of cancer.
She started WMDPB in 1975, and quickly became a fixture at Nye's, where her love for the music drew in youn ... More >>
We sent a team of trained researchers and documentarians into the wilds of the Twin Cities in search of music in its native habitat. Here are the field notes from Friday, February 15--the day that would not end.