Sallie Ford and the Sound Outside With the Swallows 7th St. Entry, MinneapolisWednesday, May 23, 2012 With nothing going on in the Mainroom, the vibe at the 7th Street Entry last night was mellow, and the crowd for Sallie Ford and the Sound Outside was modest. Nonetheless, the 50 or so people gathe ... More >>
Photos by Tony NelsonJolie Holland July 14, 2011 Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis Jolie Holland's fifth record, the recently released Pint of Blood, stands out in many ways, especially for its diverse range of subject matter (from bittersweet loss and despair to covering Townes Van Zandt's ... More >>
Many Colored Kite (Rykodisc)
As we hinted at yesterday, Jayhawk Mark Olson is planning to release a new solo album on Ryko this summer, and today we have more details: Olson's follow-up to his stellar 2007 solo revelation, Salvation Blues, will be called Many Colored Kite, and will be released on July 27, 2010.The new record ... More >>
The Decemberists, Ida Maria, Ladyhawke, Jolie Holland, the Rural Alberta Advantage & David Gray all announce TC dates.
Every year I make mix CDs of my favorite tracks, with one song per artist per disc. Here's the '08 edition, local and national. It's all from 2008 unless otherwise specified, but there are a few oldies. At the bottom are my year-end lists, because I know you needed more of those. Happy holidays! MN ... More >>
With the Velvet Lapelles, Michelle brings heavenly ukelele music to the Twin Cities