Wye Oak With Braids Fine Line Music Cafe, Minneapolis May 15, 2014 Wye Oak frontwoman Jenn Wasner has mastered the guitar and has moved on to her next musical challenge. After experimenting with glossy electro-pop with her side-projects, Flock of Dimes and Dungeonesse, Wasner convinced her Wye Oak ... More >>
Nona Marie Invie's female vocal group reinvents the art of covering songs
Grant Cutler Cedar Cultural Center, Minneapolis Friday, December 21, 2012 Grant Cutler is smart, talented, and industrious. He has good taste. His projects don't miss. He's an artist with little left to prove. He's among the best we have. Recently, he won an arts grant to produce an original compo ... More >>
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Florence the MachineState Theatre, MinneapolisFriday, April 27, 2012View a slideshow from the concert here."This is such a beautiful venue," Florence Welch said to her assembled subjects midway through Friday's performance. And indeed the ornate State Theatre is one of the few spots worthy of the ... More >>
Photo by Fairshadow PhotographyThe Twin Cities has a thriving dark music scene. There are local industrial, metal, goth, electronic, and darkwave bands with devoted followings. Ground Zero is where you'll often find them. But this scene has too much boundless creative energy to be contained.
by Michal DanielYoung love, rustic-style: Sam Bardwell and Alayne Hopkins in "Mary's Wedding"The 2010 Ivey Awards went down last night at the State Theatre. The show was a well-oiled machine from its inception six years ago, and Monday night's presentation did not stray from the blueprint: award ... More >>
It's time to get hacked, boys.
New Mark Mallman, Pixies returning to the TC (sort of), Atmosphere announces summer tour & next week's best new releases.
Watch the highlight reel from last Friday's show at the Turf Club.
Gang Gang Dance keep the beat
Kate Bush returns with boho bricolage and songs about laundry
Earnest Brits bring punk out of the past and into the Futureheads
The characters on PJ Harvey's latest album do it until they come undone
Riverdance sells out while the dance world goes hungry.