Johnny Mercer

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    July 17, 2013
  • Blogs

    October 24, 2012

    The Afghan Whigs' Greg Dulli on meeting Frank Ocean and the art of the cover

    The Afghan Whigs and Twilight Singers frontman Greg Dulli is undoubtedly smarter and deeper than the internet. He connected a love of R&B's brutal underbelly and the visceral outbursts he had inside decades before Napster turned everyone's music tastes into rotisserie fare. Still, a steadfast fa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2012

    Weekend Checklist: Needtobreathe, Fanfarlo, Nada Surf, Bowerbirds

    ‚ÄčA big focus of Weekend Checklist is local music, because there is so much good local artists in the Cities, but we often forget that Minneapolis and St. Paul is not always a flyover area for national artists. This weekend we welcome to Fanfarlo, Bowerbirds, Nada Surf, and Needtobreathe; a few of ... More >>

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    March 17, 2010
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    February 3, 2010
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    July 8, 2009
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    June 24, 2009
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    November 14, 2007
  • Blogs

    November 20, 2006

    City Planner: Monday 11/20

    Dr. John @ Dakota From today's A-List: "The self-described 'desitively bonnaroo' big chief physician of the great New Orleans piano tradition, Mac Rebennack, a.k.a. Dr. John, has ivory roots that slither under the Louisiana mud, tracing Professor Longhair to Jelly Roll and his Storyville compatriot ... More >>

  • Arts

    October 2, 2002

    Legends of the Fall

    All the leaves are green and the skies are blue for David Beckey's Autumn Leaves

  • Music

    October 6, 1999

    Mood Indigo

    Troubled jazz trumpeter Tom Harrell finds calm between the chords

  • Feature

    September 1, 1999
  • News

    June 30, 1999

    Love Stings

    Wings sprinkled with fairy dust. Free-falling sex. A bite that can kill. Meet Minnesota's favorite insect -- and the men who adore it.

  • Feature

    March 1, 1999

    Dream On

    Big-hearted ideas that are promising but somewhat disappointing