Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties. This week emphatically kicks off with a new video from the Cloak Ox, drawn from their new album, Shoot the Dog. We're also featuring a bevy of terrific new clips from Hastin ... More >>
Looks like spring has brought a flurry of creativity with five local bands releasing albums this weekend starting with The Shiny Lights, who pulls members from many of other local bands in town. Other CD releases include The Lower 48, Pennyroyal, Big Villain, and Dave Olson; that's enough new music ... More >>
There are never enough days in the weekend.
Sad news to hit the local arts world today: The long-running Stone Arch Festival of the Arts, which annually showcased over 200 artists and four free stages of music along St. Anthony Main, will be no more. The festival's founder, longtime local music advocate Ira Heilicher (son of legendary Soma ... More >>
It's hard to believe that it's already been a year since Kings Wine Bar opened in the Kingfield neighborhood in Minneapolis, but time flies when you're busy serving up delicious handmade tater tots and hosting low-key listening parties and DJ nights that emphasize great local music. In honor of t ... More >>
The best of the best music events for December 31.
Screw that $100 cover charge. These parties are free.
Nothing in life is free. Except this weekend event list.
The final music schedule for this weekend's Stone Arch Festival of the Arts.
Five bucks? Pffft. Whatever. Check out these totally free events.
The two-day festival is a must-see showcase of local music and art.
Phoenix to play the Varsity, Pitchfork reviews Bob Mould, Bob Dylan rips the Stones & Brother Ali heads East.
P.O.S. climbs charts, Hyder Ali and Dosh reviewed & Jenny Dalton profiled
Check out these Valentine's Day activities for lovers, haters, and the desperately horny.
...and other true tales from local musicians