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    May 22, 2013

    The best Twin Cities concerts: 5/22-5/28

    The music never stops in the Twin Cities. Third Man Records' Pokey LaFarge makes a trip to the Cedar Cultural Center while singer/songwriter Lissie (above) plays a sold out show at the Varsity Theater. Soundset 2013 takes place this Sunday with a pre-party Saturday night at the Triple Rock and an af ... More >>

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    May 22, 2013
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    March 8, 2013

    Imagine Dragons' Dan Reynolds: I was afraid of my heart being broken

    Who knows why some albums are a success and others go unsung? Las Vegas band Imagine Dragons hit one of those pockets of luck with their latest album, Night Visions.The band is touring behind the album, this time around to a sold-out North American tour -- something they never expected. Before thing ... More >>

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    February 11, 2013

    The 2013 Grammy Awards played it safe and got it wrong

    If the Grammy Awards are indeed 'Music's Biggest Night,' then it's no wonder that the industry itself is in so much trouble. Despite the Academy's best efforts in recent years to draw the "alternative" music fan into the mainstream self-congratulatory love fest that is the Grammys -- even going so f ... More >>

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    January 23, 2013
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    August 6, 2012

    Justice at Lollapalooza, 8/5/12

    See Also:JusticeLollapalooza at Grant Park, ChicagoSunday, August 5, 2012Early Justice sounds like a mad disco riding on rollercoaster rails made of serrated knives, and while that's certainly not a bad thing for the newest generation of dance music fans, it can be grating for the rest of us.  ... More >>

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    August 6, 2012

    Jack White at Lollapalooza, 8/5/12

    See Also:Best of Lollapalooza day three: At the Drive-in, Florence the Machine and moreBlack Sabbath at Lollapalooza, 8/3/12Jack WhiteLollapalooza at Grant Park, ChicagoSunday, August 5, 2012There's no musician who has worked harder than Jack White over the past decade. As the figure within the Wh ... More >>

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    August 6, 2012

    Sigur Rós at Lollapalooza, 8/5/12

    By Abbie Gobeli See Also: Jack White at Lollapalooza, 8/5/12Best of Lollapalooza day three: At the Drive-in, Florence the Machine and more Sigur Rós Lollapalooza at Grant Park, Chicago Sunday, August 5, 2012 Sigur Rós unleashed a baptism of ethereal beauty that blanketed the tightly packed oc ... More >>

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    August 1, 2012

    Alabama Shakes mix rock and soul

    Americana-roots band finds success with Jack White and classic sound

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    June 27, 2012
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    June 27, 2012
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    May 25, 2012

    The Cavalier Crooks on Southern rock tradition and Tombstone Bullets

    On their new album Tombstone Bullets, The Cavalier Crooks have produced an album that grabs hold with dusty, writhing fingers, and won't let go. It's rare to find a band that manages to wholly inhabit a different degree than the masses, and even rarer to find one that makes music in that place tha ... More >>

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    May 2, 2012

    Yeti Records closing their shop to launch a Mobile Record Store

    Beloved neighborhood record shop Yeti Records will sadly be moving out of their space on 35th and Nicollet by the end of the summer, and transitioning to a Mobile Record Store akin to the business model of Jack White's Third Man Records Rolling Record Store. And while the idea of their brick and mor ... More >>

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    April 11, 2012

    Lollapalooza 2012 lineup announced, and it's a good one

    Related: SoundTown 2012 lineup announced River's Edge Music Festival 2012 at Harriet Island lineupYet another festival lineup came hurling toward the concert-going set late last night and it's a good one. This year's Lollapalooza performers include a bevy of top-tier Billboard-charting acts -- start ... More >>

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    March 28, 2012
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    March 12, 2012

    Alert: SXSW coverage ahead

    ​You don't have to spend much time at South By Southwest to know that nearly every building gets used as a music venue during the annual music festival. And starting Thursday, writers and photographers from the music blogs of the Village Voice Media empire plan to go to as many of them as we possi ... More >>

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    February 14, 2012

    Jack White's "Love Interruption" video premieres

    ​Throughout his celebrated music career, Jack White has never stayed quiet for very long. And while he's been busy as of late producing and recording various acts for his Third Man Records label, he recently shared the exciting news that he will be releasing his first solo record, Blunderbuss, ... More >>

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    August 8, 2011

    Wanda Jackson and Justin Townes Earle at the Zoo, 8/6/11

    Photos by Nikki Miller​​Wanda Jackson and Justin Townes Earle August 6, 2011 Minnesota Zoo Weesner Amphitheater After an upbeat opening set by Justin Townes Earle, local rockabilly band Hillbilly Voodoo Dolls provided backup duties for an hour-plus performance by Wanda Jackson Saturday nigh ... More >>

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    April 22, 2011

    Eight songs for Earth Day

    ​What is it about environmentalism that ruins songwriters' abilities to express themselves subtly and poetically? There are some cheesy-ass Earth Day songs out there. Luckily, none of them made it onto this list. In honor of Earth Day, here's a list of some songs that remind us to be kind to ... More >>

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    April 11, 2011

    The White Stripes release career bookend, starring Moorhead

    ​The White Stripes played their final show nearly four years ago, on July 31, 2007 in Southaven, Mississippi, bidding adieu to a decade requited with rock and roll and giving every guitarist with furious intentions a little breathing room. Now, through his successful vinyl-centric label Third Man, ... More >>

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    March 23, 2011
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    February 2, 2011

    The White Stripes announce breakup after 13 years as a band

    ​Twitter is abuzz this morning with the breaking news that the White Stripes, one of the most influential lo-fi rock duos of the early 2000s, have officially called it quits after a few years of hiatus. The White Stripes' final album, Icky Thump, was released in 2007, and Jack White has since shif ... More >>

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    December 30, 2010

    10 country musicians to watch in 2011

    ​As I culled through lists of new and upcoming releases from new and up-and-coming country artists, I couldn't help but notice a pattern: many were by women, and most of those by women who seemed to be taking country in a slightly new direction (occasionally, the "new" direction one that count ... More >>

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    November 10, 2010

    Fistful of Mercy on Conan tonight, featuring Minneapolis expat Jessy Greene

    ​Conan O'Brien and the rest of Team Coco launched their new show, Conan, on the TBS network this week to somewhat mixed reviews. Though he's definitely hit the ground running we think it'll take some time to break in the new set, same ol' shtick, with a format that really isn't all that much diffe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2010

    The Dead Weather at First Avenue, 07/28/2010

    ​The Dead WeatherJuly 28, 2010First AvenueThe Dead Weather will always be viewed as Jack White and Alison Mosshart's sultry little side-project, and for good reason, since those two are clearly the most recognizable, magnetic personalities in the band. But it's the lesser known members of the g ... More >>

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    July 28, 2010
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    July 21, 2010
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    March 23, 2010

    SXSW Aftermath: Sleigh Bells, Man or Astro Man, Liars, and finding a quiet moment in the madness

    A freelancer's diary from the SXSW music festival, with notes on how to stay sane amidst the persistent chaos.

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    November 5, 2009

    Tim Eriksen is at the Cedar tonight

    Learn a little about Sacred Harp singing and check out some videos after the jump.

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    July 31, 2009

    Gimme News Weekly Wrap-Up: July 24-30

    News on Brother Ali's forthcoming release, Tapes 'n Tapes announce intimate dates, Daniel Johnston to return to Minneapolis & next week's best new releases.

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    July 28, 2009

    The Dead Weather liven up First Ave

    Mosshart and White would make hott musical babies.

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    July 27, 2009

    Dead Weather tonight in the Main Room

    Jack White's new rock project brings the thunder--ba dum ching-- to the Main Room.

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    July 22, 2009
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    July 22, 2009
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    August 27, 2008
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    August 15, 2007

    5ingles

    The songs we can't escape

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    August 1, 2007
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    February 27, 2007

    The Next Big Thing comment thread

    Friends describe Little Man lead singer Chris Perricelli as having stepped right out of another era, without pretense or self-consciousness—a rocker f ... More >>

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    August 2, 2006

    Plays Well with Others

    Never mistake a supergroup for a side project

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    January 17, 2006

    Get thee behind me, throat lozenge

    According to their official web site, The White Stripes "are unfortunately postponing their upcoming Japanese tour dates because Jack White is suffering from an acute vocal cord problem. As part of his treatment, the doctors have instructed Jack not to speak or sing for the next two weeks." There's ... More >>

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    July 27, 2005
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    July 21, 2005

    The tale of two Jackos

    Johnny Depp recently told the AP that his androgynous child-like portrayal of Willy Wonka wasn't based on Michael Jackson, as many have speculated. Instead, he says, he found inspiration in children's show hosts. But the chalky visage, the retro fascination, the penchant for bizarre outbursts, and ... More >>

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    June 16, 2004

    The Hipster and the Harridan Queen

    Memo to Jack White: You're the reason Loretta Lynn's songs are ugly

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    June 9, 2004

    Even Better Than The Real Thing?

    Franz Ferdinand make music that girls (and winking rock stars) can dance to

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    January 14, 2004

    Who's Your Dada?

    The Fiery Furnaces turn poetic non sequitors into the surreal life of songs

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    December 24, 2003
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    April 23, 2003
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    March 26, 2003

    Garage Sale

    The D4 write a "how to" for sellouts while Electric Six cash in at Taco Bell

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