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  • Blogs

    November 18, 2014

    Run the Jewels: "We're Gonna Be Working Together for Years"

    Run the Jewels with Ratking and Despot | Fine Line Music Cafe | Thursday, November 20 (sold out)Killer Mike and El-P have impacted rap in a big way yet again with the release of their second free album as the duo Run the Jewels in October. They've since been selling out venues across the country on ... More >>

  • Movies

    June 4, 2014
  • Calendar

    October 6, 2010
  • News

    May 20, 2009

    St. Paul man's horrible hockey hair leads to

    Jake Nyberg jumps into social experiment created by his tubular coif

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2009

    Timberwolves bow slowly, deeply

    Wolves fans have suffered enough. Take heart though: the playoffs are coming. And the playoffs are really awesome.

  • Calendar

    April 1, 2009
  • Blogs

    February 11, 2009

    Aw Naw Hell Naw: DRE DAY and everybody's celebratin'!!!

    Jimmy2Times gives us a run-down of his five favorite Dr. Dre facts.

  • News

    June 11, 2008

    Summer Grows Up

    For once, this season's movies don't ask you to check your brains at the door

  • Calendar

    February 27, 2008
  • News

    June 21, 2006

    Out Loud

    They scream. They wear tacos for underwear. Meet Faggot, rock's next big gay thing.

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2006
  • Arts

    August 4, 2004

    We Were Wrong

    City Pages writers look back on 25 years of arts criticism, and the sentences that still make us cringe

  • News

    September 3, 2003

    First Love

    The legendary bands. The terrifying toilets. An oral history that goes so far behind the music it will leave you at a gun range beneath the stage.

  • Music

    December 18, 2002

    Top of the Pop

    The Year's Best National Albums (A Wholly Objective and Statistically Sound List)

  • News

    April 17, 2002

    One Night in Bangkok

    A Hmong supper club in St. Paul attracts young hipsters, caters to old-school immigrants, and pisses off the neighbors

  • Arts

    November 7, 2001

    I Celebrate Myself, And Sing Myself

    Aspiring Hip-Hop Mogul Top Tone Taps Into the Deepest Wells of American Optimism--But Keeps Coming Up Dry

  • Music

    June 27, 2001

    Model Behavior

    Clem Snide dolls up roots rock with the Ghost of Fashion

  • News

    May 31, 2000

    Who Wants to be a Senator?

    Forget free trade with China, privatizing Social Security, and that pesky debate about campaign-finance reform. Here’s everything you really need to know about that gaggle of Minnesotans who are vying for a six-year stint in Washington.

  • Music

    March 15, 2000

    The Big Pink

    Years after big-label Balloon Guy deflated his passion for making music, Matt Olson returns to his songcraft in Smattering

  • Movies

    March 8, 2000

    Hard-Luck Humor

    Drowning Mona and 3 Strikes are comedies of misfortune in more ways than one

  • Movies

    October 6, 1999

    Veni, Vidi, Vici

    The gallows comedy Three Kings returns to the dark eye of Desert Storm

  • Music

    September 8, 1999

    Celebrity Skin

    Hip hop's morph master Kool Keith raps about beauty, porn, and life without bodyguards

  • News

    August 4, 1999
  • News

    August 4, 1999
  • Music

    May 12, 1999

    Class Clown

    Eminem turns the trials of the white urban poor into a scabrous comedy with himself as the punch line--and punching bag

  • Music

    January 7, 1998

    True MCs

    Back to Middle School: Wild Pitch reissues hip-hop classics by Gang Starr, the UMC's, Main Source, and Lord Finesse.

  • Arts

    January 3, 1996

    Rock & Roll Hearts

    Two books look at the his and hers of pop music fandom.

  • Feature

    December 20, 1995
  • Music

    November 22, 1995