There's only a few albums in the world that transcend any scene or genre, and build a following in their own, distinct shadows. It's powerful, and it's mostly good, but sometimes the greatest albums of all time can turn good, solid people into an absolutely insufferable demographic. You know what I' ... More >>
From P.O.S. to Prince to Polica, 2012 was a golden year in Minnesota music
JandekElias J. Halling Recital HallPerforming Arts Center, Minnesota State University, Mankato October 20, 2012The enigmatic outsider musician Jandek made his first ever live appearance in Minnesota on Saturday night, delivering a stirring but somber 1 hour, 45-minute performance at the intimate Eli ... More >>
He's surly and flippant but that's why we like him
The legendary outsider artist gets... just a bit more outside.
Ariel Pink's parallel universe hit parade
Picked to Click XV
Picked to Click Voters spew forth their most vehement opinions about the local music scene
The Walkmen make you stop thinking in terms of "albums." This music is made for a mix.
Wolf Eyes: The brutal cacophony of lunatic noisemakers
He obfuscates the present. He fabricates the past. His record label has released 180 albums in the past three years. Agitating for a new aural order with Matthew St-Germain.
For 20-odd years he's been moaning into a tape recorder. He doesn't do press and he never plays live. Investigating the legend of Jandek.