Summer Set Music Festival, Day Two With Girl Talk, Passion Pit, Blackalicious, SBTRKT, Zedd, MaLLy, and Doomtree Somerset, Wisconsin August 10, 2013 Replace the palm trees of Coachella with corn fields, or swap out Lollapalooza's dramatic Chicago skyline backdrop for rolling Wisconsin farmlands, an ... More >>
Ohhh, the weather outside is... not as bad as they said it was gonna be? Okay, it still sucks. But soon -- yes, soon... too soon in fact! -- it will be summer, and it will be really stupidly hot, and we'll be going to music festivals and become reacquainted with the sweet summer smell of a beer-and- ... More >>
HTT's 2 Sugars Room for Cream delights for the third time
The painful Grammy Awards press releases would be reason enough not to take part in the yearly award show, but Bon Iver's Justin Vernon decided to opt his band out of performing at the event because a collaborative effort wouldn't cut it. One of our readers responded by advising Vernon to get&nbs ... More >>
The Voice recently announced that its celeb judges -- Christina Aguilera, Cee Lo Green, Blake Shelton, and Maroon 5's Adam Levine -- would attempt a medley of Prince tunes in its second episode this season. No word on a guest appearance by the celebrated songwriter himself, but this is a refreshi ... More >>
So much good music happening this weekend; here's an overview of the best bets.
The Lilith Fair, slated for July 18 at Canterbury Park, is being moved indoors to the Target Center in downtown Minneapolis. In other changes, Kelly Clarkson is no longer part of the Minneapolis date; the lineup listed on the press release is now Sarah McLachlan, Mary J. Blige, Court Yard Hounds ... More >>
In anticipation of their July 18 stop at Canterbury Park, the organizers of the Lilith Fair conducted a local talent search, soliciting songs from area bands via the music networking site OurStage. The winner for the Twin Cities date is Minneapolis two-piece Bella Ruse, who will kick off the day' ... More >>
The festival will come to Minnesota on July 18.
Sarah McLachlan is back from the '90s. She would like to share some ethereal tunes with you.
A chat about major labels, dreams coming true, and favorite Minneapolis rappers.
20-year-old Julia Nunes is translating musical success on YouTube into a tour to sell her new CD
Cookie diets promise weight loss for minimal effort.
Gay Witch Abortion play on the Miss, Slug and Murs to release new album & next week's best new releases.
Not even semi-nude shots of Tila Tequila could save the storied music/cleavage magazine.
Prince and Target ink deal, Fischerspooner to play First Ave., new Dylan on the way & next week's best new releases
Next month is gearing up to be a crazy time for live shows. Here's a list to help you plan out a successful Rocktober 2008.
The Songs We Can't Escape
Britain's next big thing deflects your advances
From our email, here are a series of Top 7 lists compiled by the hosts of Radio K's various specialty shows, from punk to hip hop to world music (770 AM, 100.7 FM, 106.5 FM): Radio K International -- World Music Sundays 10am-Noon Radiok.org 1 Seu Jorge "Cru" (Wrasse) 2 Amadou & Mariam "Dimanche a ... More >>
Here are the top-selling CDs heading toward Minneapolis just in time for Christmas, according to Amazon.com...
Kelly Clarkson's "Since U Been Gone" makes me want to fashion a microphone out of my paperwhites-scented pillar candle from Pottery Barn and go all mall-punk in my bedroom like I'm the star of Valley Girl: Totally 2005. Apparently indie-rock god Ted Leo thinks it's bed-jumping worthy, too. Check out ... More >>
Will the unholy wailing of teen balladeers ever end?
Har Mar Superstar and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O. go on record about french-kissing fans and cock-blocking Beck