There might be as many recording studios as there are venues in the Twin Cities -- from the world famous to basement operations. In our new series, Behind the Boards, Gimme Noise will introduce you to some of the extraordinary talent that helps create the sounds that make our Cities famous. Flowers ... More >>
The Psychedelic Furs and the Lemonheads First Avenue Mainroom, Minneapolis Sunday, October 14, 2012 With both the Psychedelic Furs and the Lemonheads playing First Avenue within the last year or so, and with both bands having nothing new to peddle as of yet, their somewhat odd double-bill in the Ma ... More >>
Dom the Frontman still won't give up his last name
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 >>
Your Tivo won't tell you who shot J.R. — DVDs will!
At the Como Zoo, local singer-songwriter Jeff Hanson unleashes his inner beast
John Doe leaves his punk roots behind to sing nice little songs about shooting at cars