Leah Rule

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2014

    Top 10 must-see Minnesota music videos this week

    Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties. We start 2014 off right here at Local Frames with a deeply moving new video from Martin Devaney, drawn from Vol. 2 of the Rock for the Rules benefit album. We've also new cl ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 18, 2013
  • Blogs

    October 11, 2013

    First Avenue to buy and take over Turf Club

    First Avenue has announced plans to purchase and take over management of the Turf Club. The venerable St. Paul venue has long been one of the best Twin Cities venues of any size, and it's entering a new era after eight years under the ownership of Tom Scanlan. On October 15, the deal will officially ... More >>

  • Music

    May 29, 2013

    Dan Israel straddles past and future

    The musician has it both ways with the release of his new album and his retrospective double-LP

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    St. Paul proclaimed Friday was Leah Rule Day

    Hundreds of friends and family members gathered at the Cedar Cultural Center on Friday to pay tribute to Leah Rule, a fixture at the Turf Club and the Twin Cities music scene. She passed on December 21, 2012, following a journey with cancer of unknown primary (CUP). Though there were moments of sadn ... More >>

  • Music

    January 2, 2013

    Remembering Leah Rule

    Former Turf Club manager and Twin Cities music scene shaper passes after a battle with cancer

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2012

    RIP former Turf Club manager Leah Rule

    Leah Rule, a longtime manager at the Turf Club, passed Friday morning after a nearly two-year struggle with ovarian cancer -- or as she referred to it, "the elephant." She was 44.On Friday, her husband Rob Rule penned a note on her online journal saying, "Early this morning, LEAH left us. Leave it t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2011

    Turf Club closed until January 11, changing management

    Photo by Andrea Swensson​Just a few hours before the doors were scheduled to open on Saturday night, the Turf Club called off its gig with Marijuana Deathsquads, turned out the lights, and hung signs on the front doors that read "Closed for repair."Manager Dave Wiegardt, who has worked at the club ... More >>

  • Columns

    March 30, 2005

    Stupid Little Club

    What song do you play to end a 10-year gig?