John Waite

  • News

    December 15, 2010

    Taste of Minnesota ends in bankruptcy

    Is financier Andy Faris to blame?

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2010

    How Andy Faris ran Taste of Minnesota into bankruptcy

    ZyckoAndy Faris ran Taste of Minnesota into Bankruptcy.​Five more people filed claims yesterday against the company that botched the historic Taste of Minnesota festival on Harriet Island and drove it into bankruptcy.This year's Fourth of July weekend event was a complete debacle. A combination of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2010

    Taste of Minnesota set times and performers

    ​So just how early do we all need to skip out of work today to make it down to the Taste of Minnesota? If you're hoping to catch local acts like Communist Daughter, Haley Bonar, and Willie Murphy, you'd best take a half day. Print out this schedule and show it to your boss; we're pretty sure they ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2010

    Atmosphere, P.O.S, the Walkmen added to Taste lineup

    ​The ever-changing Friday night lineup for the Taste of Minnesota has been altered for (hopefully) the last time, with the addition of headliners Atmosphere and P.O.S, which were announced at Soundset on Sunday. The Walkmen have also been added to fill the slot left by Janelle Monae's cancellation ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2010

    Janelle Monae added to Taste of Minnesota lineup

    ​More acts have been announced for the Taste of Minnesota this upcoming 4th of July weekend, and while some nights look a bit dismal (Gin Blossoms AND Counting Crows on the same night, oh my), the Friday night lineup booked by 89.3 the Current is shaping up to be amazing. Over the weekend, Taste a ... More >>

  • Music

    September 23, 1998