Before the Owls could take on the pop world, they had to face stage fright, shyness, and each other
Bob Feldman, founder and president of Red House Records, died in his St. Paul home Wednesday.
"Music mags Spin and Vibe have been quietly put on the market, giving leading suitor Quincy Jones some unwelcome competition," reported Radar Magazine last week. "There are a number of parties with strong interest in the properties," one source is quoted as saying. "I think both magazines will have ... More >>
Beautiful (mostly) and all yours, our sneek peek at the 6th Annual 'Sound Unseen'
Their only eventual claim on the mainstream imagination was becoming the theme song to Jackass (with "Corona," a song about poverty), and serving as a soundtrack to a car commercial ("Love Dance," though I forget which car). But even if the greatest-ever American punk band deserves better than the n ... More >>
Iraq. SARS. Jay Leno, Still on television practically every night. Yeah, 2003 was about as much fun as a social disease.
City Pages scribes chime in with their top tens
Underground movies and rebel music hook up in the Sound Unseen Festival
Musicians and critics discuss their favorite aural aphrodisiacs
The 11th Annual City Pages New Music Poll
From escapist entertainment to aesthetic ecstasy: Twenty-nine writers script valentines to twelve months of culture
Computer wizards leave their bedrooms, rappers reach the stage, and the Mason Jennings Band creates the bar buzz of the decade. In the ninth annual City Pages New Music Poll, 60 local music fans pick the bands that made the biggest noise.
The music industry released 30,000 albums in 1998. You can live without 29,990 of them.
U Film Society's Jewish Film Festival delivers a celluloid shalom for the age of kabala chic
Rock as dance music. Dance music as rock.
35 concerts to soundtrack your summer.
Five skeptical spin doctors probe for local music's pulse -- a City Pages roundtable
It's an odd, autonomous, anomalous year for the 1998 City Pages New Music Poll.
A Record Year: Our 13 favorite albums for 1997.
We list the best of the best of 1997.
The 1997 City Pages New Music Poll
Moon's Over Minneapolis: Brother Sun Sister Moon rise in the north
Loaded (Fully Loaded Edition)
TROPICALS' HOT DOG NIGHT