Jake Luck

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2014

    Totally Gross National Party at Icehouse, 8/23/14

    Totally Gross National Party with Allan Kingdom, Leisure Birds, Tender Meat, Stolyette, Pony Bwoy, Fog, Votel, Alpha Consumer, Roniia, Warey, Aero Flynn, Marijuana Deathsquads, Taggert & Rosewood, and Def Kith Icehouse, Minneapolis Saturday, August 23, 2014 On Saturday at Icehouse, the innovati ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 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 premiere of the new Web of Sunsets video gets things going this week. We've also got new clips from Leisure Birds, Mayda, Some Pulp, Moving Parts, Maple & Beech, and a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2013

    Totally Gross National Product drops 2013 sampler, massive future plans

    Doing it big is the only way for Totally Gross National Product. The Twin Cities label had a pretty quiet 2012 -- that is, aside from putting out Polica's Give You the Ghost, hosting one of the freshest parties of the summer to celebrate a Marijuana Deathsquads mixtape, and Solid Gold's Eat Your You ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2012

    Marijuana Deathsquads' Boston Massacre at Turf Club, 4/20/12

    Wade Boggs' Wicked Boston Baked Bash with Marijuana Deathsquads, Weird Boggs, Plain Ole Bill, Baby Boys Turf Club, St. Paul Friday, April 20, 2012 When the details were posted no one could've been fully prepared for this gig. The bizarre promo video didn't exactly clarify things either. The lineup ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2011

    Gayngs' Coachella experience in 11 weird photos

    ​Online British music magazine the Quietus loves Gayngs almost as much as we do, as a quick search will attest. So it comes as no surprise that they would ask the band to visually document their Coachella experience.Also not surprising: the serious jank and wooze depicted therein.

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2011

    Art Beer Records opening at Yeti Records tomorrow

    ​As if we needed any more of a nudge to scurry over to Yeti Records this weekend to check out their latest offerings, the store is upping the ante by inviting a handful of local artists to display their work alongside their growing vinyl selection. The self-explanatory "Art Beer Records" opening p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2010

    Gayngs and Glasser rehearse for tour in Justin Vernon's studio

    Photos by Kevin O'Meara​Twin Cities-based conglomeration Gayngs is preparing to embark on their first tour this week, which will find them in New York City this weekend for a pair of shows and an appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and wraps up at the Austin City Limits festival on October ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2010

    Yeti Records' co-owner and Gayngs member Jake Luck talks about his new venture

    photo by: Stacy Schwartz​The Cities certainly have no lack of amazing record stores -- the Electric Fetus and Hymie's were recently included in Rolling Stone's top 25 -- and no scarcity of music fans either. There's plenty of love (and a slightly less plentiful amount of money) to go around we thi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2010

    Weekend Checklist: Parades, Benefits, Stoopids

    ​The weekend is here! The weekend is here! What will you do with your time? Here are some humble suggestions.

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2010

    Gayngs touring this fall, playing Austin City Limits

    photo by: Leslie Plesser​You thought that was the last you'd hear or see of them - the outfit planning, the Prince sighting, the napkins. Gayngs is apparently far from over, which isn't surprising considering the invaluable press they've received and the warm critical reception to the record (Pitc ... More >>

  • News

    September 30, 2009

    Picked to Click 2009: Red Pens voted Twin Cities' best new band

    Celebrating the 10 winners of this year's best-new-bands poll

  • Music

    October 24, 2007

    Thunder in New York

    Minneapolis acts rock CMJ (or at least shake one L.E.S. basement)

  • Music

    September 26, 2007
  • Arts

    September 1, 2004


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