Fickle major labels, lethargic production schedules, desensitized index fingers--nothing can slow John Munson down
Dana Thompson was heartbroken. She couldn't pay her rent. The time was right to record a country album.
We sent a team of trained researchers and documentarians into the wilds of the Twin Cities in search of music in its native habitat. Here are the field notes from Friday, February 15--the day that would not end.
It's an odd, autonomous, anomalous year for the 1998 City Pages New Music Poll.