Hugo Klaers

  • Calendar

    August 28, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    11 best ways CC Club regulars admitted to nights they couldn't remember

    For every tale that regulars past and present recollected for this week's cover story about the CC Club, there were a handful more that they couldn't remember.Some of these were simply lost to the intervening years: The story begins in the early 1970s, and many of the regulars included in it have be ... More >>

  • News

    May 1, 2013

    The CC Club: An oral history

    The iconic bar's owners, famous patrons, and hometown regulars remember the dive's best moments

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2013

    An oral history of the CC Club jukebox

    When David Prass bought the CC Tap in 1974, it was a 3.2 beer joint that had live music and a stage. Prass re-named the bar the CC Club, and transferred the liquor license over from his father's old bar. Along with the booze came new restrictions on the kind of entertainment the CC could offer, incl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2012

    The Current's 7th birthday party at First Avenue, 1/28/12

    ‚ÄčThe Current's 7th Birthday Party, Day 2With Polica, Suicide Commandos, Sims, and Haley BonarFirst Avenue, MinneapolisSaturday, January 28, 2012View a slideshow from the concert here and coverage of night one here.Was it arrogant of the Current to think that a two-night birthday was appropriate? W ... More >>

  • Columns

    March 31, 2004

    Growing Up

    Kids don't follow: The real school of rock