Larry Batson

  • News

    December 20, 2006

    Local Music Yearbook '06

    Prince went to Vegas. Smokers went to Maplewood. Tapes 'N Tapes went to the moon. And sometime after the last zombie dance party got busted, we wrote it all down for you.

  • Columns

    June 7, 2006

    All the Hits, All the Time

    Rod Carew: Sometimes it's best not to swing for the fences

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2006

    Larry Batson, columnist and patriarch of the Hypstrz and Mighty Mofos, dead at 75

    One of the best pieces of rock writing to ever come out of this burg was penned by Larry Batson in the Minneapolis Tribune in the early '80s. This was before the electronic archives allowed us to search and find just about everything, so you'll have to trust me when I say that this column, about a p ... More >>