Jacob Mullis

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2014

    Top 10 must-see Minnesota music videos this week

    Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties. A video from Twin Cities rap supergroup F I X starts things off this week. We've also got new clips from Mayda, Har Mar Superstar, the Drug Budget, and Batteryboy. We're als ... More >>

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    May 14, 2014

    The 10 most anticipated albums from Minnesota artists

    During Minnesota winters, bands hole up in their studios, bedrooms, or basements and fend off the crippling cold by creating fresh material that they typically begin sharing with us around spring. This year is clearly no exception, as a slew of highly anticipated local albums are set to be released ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2012

    Stone Arch Bridge Festival 2012: Dream Crusher interview in a limo

    Related:Martin Devaney's picks for Stone Arch Bridge FestivalStone Arch Bridge Festival announces music lineupThe ever-expanding experimental collective Dream Crusher will perform at the Stone Arch Bridge Festival this Sunday. And maybe that's when we'll figure out what they mean when they say "Ther ... More >>

  • Music

    November 30, 2011

    Phantom Tails and Fort Wilson Riot release split EP

    Generation Complex and The Armageddon Experience

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2011

    The Hold Steady's Craig Finn and Tad Kubler cover the 'Mats "Within Your Reach"

    ​Craig Finn sure has been busy lately. In addition to putting the finishing touches on his first solo album, the "Friday Night Lights" inspired, Clear Heart Full Eyes, and plotting a subsequent solo tour, he and guitarist Tad Kubler took part in a Replacement's tribute show Wednesday night at ... More >>

  • Music

    October 19, 2011

    Picked to Click 2011

    The Cloak Ox, Night Moves, and more

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2011

    Tapes 'N Tapes and Fort Wilson Riot's recent Daytrotter sessions

    It's Friday, and you're likely idling in your office and sitting on a fence between interminable boredom and weekend giddiness. I don't think we ever really grow up that much, considering we've been feeling that exact same conflicting emotion since the first grade. And remember when you told your mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2010

    Fort Wilson Riot perform for City of Music

    ​It's been noted before how impressive it is that Fort Wilson Riot manage to get so much sound from just two players, with Jacob Mullis and Amy Hager jumping in on everything from traditional guitar and keyboard refrains to harmonica, xylophone, and accordion as they sing. Which makes this week's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2010

    Fort Wilson Riot featured in this week's City Pages

    Photo by Nick Vlcek​Local indie-pop band Fort Wilson Riot is preparing to release its sophomore album at the Kitty Cat Klub this weekend, and in preparation for their release show we sat down with the band (now a two-piece with Amy Hager and Jacob Mullis) to talk about their ever-evolving soun ... More >>

  • Music

    July 28, 2010

    Fort Wilson Riot debuts Predator/Prey

    Packing plenty of pop punch

  • Music

    June 16, 2010

    Stone Arch Festival of the Arts: A music geek's guide

    From James Buckley Trio to Painted Saints

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2010

    Fort Wilson Riot release new single, "All My Friends"

    Emma Freeman Photography​It's been a while since we've heard from Fort Wilson Riot, who received heaps of critical praise for their 2007 album and theatrical performance Idigaragua -- but the band's core duo, Jacob Mullis and Amy Hager, are quietly preparing to release a long-awaited follow-up to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2009

    Flyer of the Week: Ice Palace

    Ice Palace opens for Wheat this Friday in the Entry.

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2008

    You haven't had a real summer

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    until you've attended the Square Lake Festival. Or, at least that's how I felt after this weeke ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2005

    There's a Riot Goin' On

    Fort Wilson Riot are in fact composing a five-part suite about globalization, Yankee arrogance, mystical birds, pirates, and more than can be here explained, with music sometimes reminiscent of Sondheim and Beethoven, and yes that might be extravagantly ambitious for a four-piece rock band with only ... More >>