Hannah von der Hoff

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2013

    The best Twin Cities concerts: 6/19-6/25

    So it's starting to actually feel like June! It's just in time because there's TONS of outdoor events to be had. Saturday marks the 10 Thousand Sounds Festival featuring the Walkmen, Free Energy, Greg Grease, Strange Names and more. Sunday Uptown celebrates the recent nice weather with music from&nb ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2013

    Live Letters celebrates one-year anniversary tonight

    One year ago, Sara Montour and Steve Korf launched Live Letters, a brand that documents local music around town and also hosts small, intimate house shows at Montour's loft. Since Live Letters started, it has gained notoriety in small groups of fans and amongst musicians around Minneapolis as one of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2013

    Caroline Smith & the Goodnight Sleeps at The Cedar, 1/10/13

    Caroline Smith & The Goodnight Sleeps With Mankwe The Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis Thursday, January 10, 2013Caroline Smith and her constant companions Arlen Peiffer and Jesse Schuster have always seemed to enjoy surprising their fanbase. Never content to rest on the thoroughly winning fol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2012

    Weekend Checklist: West Bank Music Festival, Heiruspecs, Hugh Laurie

    Friday is the night of tribute shows. We Are Not Ween rocks the mainroom of First Avenue, while The Big Pink performs their annual homage to The Band's last show known as "The Last Waltz". If you're in St. Paul, stop by the Amsterdam to hear Jonny James & the Hall of Fames cover The Be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2012

    Best New Bands of 2011 showcase at First Avenue, 01/25/12

    ​Best New Bands of 2011 ShowcaseWith MaLLy, Bloodnstuff, Night Moves, Gramma's Boyfriend, Dream Crusher, Sexcat, & Fire in the Northern FirsFirst Avenue, MinneapolisWednesday, January 25, 2012For a slideshow from the concert, click here.In a talent-rich music scene like the Twin Cities, any ti ... More >>

  • Music

    January 25, 2012

    Mally, Sexcat top Best New Bands showcase

    Annual First Avenue show highlights best newcomers

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2011

    Sexcat prowl onto the scene with a big R&B/dance sound

    Photo by Eric Elvendahl​Over the weekend I had a chance to catch Sexcat at Clubhouse Jager, and was taken aback by what a huge sound was being pumped by of this new band. Walking up to the show, the group's R&B beats and lead singer Hannah von der Hoff's smokey voice pierced the air for severa ... More >>