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    March 28, 2014

    Future Islands' Samuel T. Herring on doing Letterman: That's not as wild as I get

    Samuel T. Herring can do a phone interview with almost as much intensity as his on-stage persona. Get the Future Islands frontman going -- even in the middle of the Charlotte International Airport -- and his responses just flow with the awareness of the largeness of his band's current moment.   ... More >>

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    August 28, 2013

    Depeche Mode at the MN State Fair Grandstand, 8/27/13

    Depeche Mode With Bat For Lashes Minnesota State Fair Grandstand, St. Paul Tuesday, August 27, 2013 Depeche Mode brought a welcome bit of darkness to the Great Minnesota Get-Together, as the mercurial British synth-pop legends delivered an edgy, impassioned two-hour set that delighted the 7,700 ded ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2010

    Mathstatic, Time Squid & more: Twin Cities' live visual jockeys talk shop

    ‚ÄčMaybe you've seen them, wild-eyed and laser-focused behind a rig with a million glowing things. Somewhere in the room the image of a log floating through space gets metamorphed into a burst of geometric shapes in time with the music and you think "holy shit." We wanted to get into the heads of th ... More >>

  • Music

    August 24, 2005

    Pet Sound Boys

    Minotaur Shock and Jason Forrest's beat collages for non-dancers

  • Music

    January 2, 2002

    Motherboard Connection

    Dub Meets the Desktop in the Many-Sided Music of Triangle

  • Arts

    June 7, 2000

    Bandstand of the Americas

    Half a century after a son of Mexican immigrants founded local rock, a new generation of Latinos listens for its own song

  • Music

    June 23, 1999

    The Band Who Shagged Me

    Bedding down with Walker Kong and the Dangermakers

  • Music

    November 18, 1998

    Bleep! Doink! @#$%?!

    Squarepusher and Autechre make techno with teeth

  • Arts

    May 6, 1998

    Inner City Blues

    A decade ago, Derrick May helped invent a dance music that complemented a hollow city, Detroit. Now that May's music has colonized two continents, its maker has disappeared.

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    February 17, 1997
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    September 18, 1996
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    October 25, 1995