John Philip Sousa

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2013

    BrassZilla: Toddlers and drunkards don't dance to look cool

    We think it's fair to say the sousaphone has outgrown its namesake, John Philip Sousa, our nation's very, very serious March King. Sousa may have made his tuba highly portable, but it's taken a whole line of Dixieland and jazz musicians (oh, and that guy from the Roots) to make it cool. Today, if yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    Q&A: "Nowhere Band" webcomic artist Keith Pille

    A local musician and artist dishes on his online comic.

  • Music

    June 24, 2009

    Songs to define a nation

    What 25 songs would America take to a desert island?

  • Calendar

    July 23, 2008
  • News

    December 13, 2006
  • News

    December 6, 2006

    MN SAT

    The great Minnesota brain freeze: 82 chances to cheat with Google and win valuable prizes!

  • Books

    October 12, 2005

    Raging Rick

    Novelist Rick Moody Feels His Pain. Yours? Not So Much.

  • Columns

    July 6, 2005

    The Autograph Man

    What ever happened to Buddy Holly's fishing license?

  • Arts

    February 18, 2004

    Ode to Joy

    Looking for an independent station on the FM dial where passionate DJs pick all their own songs? Guess what: It's been around for 82 years.

  • News

    July 31, 2002

    The Body

    The Broadway musical Jesse Ventura never wanted you to hear

  • News

    February 20, 2002

    Radio Radio

    We search the airwaves for signs of intelligent life

  • Art

    June 5, 1996

    Down On The Farm

    Opera among the silos of outstate Minnesota, and a new staging of Steinbeck's grim classic.