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  • Movies

    May 15, 2013

    Star Trek: Into familiar territory

    The latest installment is filled with the makings of a summer blockbuster hit

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2012

    Top 20 best Minnesota musicians: The complete list

    ​Related:Minneapolis music scene named second-best in the U.S.Minnesotans need to remember to exhale sometimes -- especially fresh on the heels of being ranked as the number two music scene in the country. Shouldn't it be enough to simply enjoy a rich history of quality musicians blossoming from f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2012

    Top 20 best Minnesota musicians: #10-1

    ​Related:Top 20 best Minnesota musicians: #20-11Minneapolis music scene named second-best in the U.S.10. Babes in ToylandOrigin: Minneapolis | Active: 1987-2001 | Songs: "Bruise Violet" and "Sweet 69"  Kat Bjelland is one of the nastiest female vocalists, period. Although the woman who adeptl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2011

    Joni Mitchell turns 68 today, let's celebrate with some covers

    ​The incomparable Canadian songstress Joni Mitchell turns 68 today. And while her own stirring music certainly stands proudly on its own, some of the most famous recordings of her songs have been done by other musicians. The list of artists who have covered Mitchell's songs over the years is a ... More >>

  • Movies

    May 6, 2009

    J.J. Abrams's Star Trek will live long and prosper

    Franchise still going at warp speed decades later

  • Calendar

    December 5, 2007
  • Blogs

    July 31, 2007

    7/31 Morning Communiqué

    More than 1,000 soldiers are being billed a total of $1.5 million for damaged equipment, Kimberly-Clark rolls out a frugal toilet paper dispenser, the 50 best ... More >>

  • News

    December 14, 2005

    Local Music Yearbook '05

    Rappers were hot. Smokers were cold. Rockers were on Myspace. And sometime after the last Katrina benefit, we wrote it all down for you.

  • News

    June 8, 2005

    How Could You Idiots Forget...?

    Ten (or eleven) more Funkytown favorites

  • News

    December 15, 2004

    Local Music Yearbook '04

    We crowd-surfed with R.T. We bar hopped on light rail. And between some of our precious last sucks on a cigarette at the club, we scribbled it all down on a cocktail napkin.

  • News

    June 16, 2004

    Wanted: Someone To Write An Ode to a Urinal

    Is there no one in Minnesota who can handle the job?

  • Sports

    October 15, 2003

    Space is the Place

    Exploring TV's final frontier: The syndicated action series

  • Music

    May 30, 2001
  • News

    October 4, 2000

    The Hairy Truth

    You thought Bigfoot sightings went out with Pop Rocks and moon boots. Try telling that to Mike Quast, who is convinced the creatures are alive and well and living in Minnesota.

  • Music

    April 12, 2000

    Great American Novel

    Minnesota's own Dr. Demento talks about corporate radio, the Meat Puppets, and 30 years of weird records

  • News

    November 24, 1999

    Dan Schneider vs. the Rest of the World

    The never-ending showdown between a relentless poetic provocateur and the back-patting literary establishment that shudders at the very sound of his name

  • Movies

    November 12, 1997

    Celluloid Shalom

    Keeping the Faith: A Hasidic boy recites his prayers in A Life Apart: Hasidism in America.

  • Books

    October 22, 1997

    The Terrible Twos

    In a pair of wretched new titles, Oliver Stone and Gus Van Sant show off their bookish sides--and it ain't pretty.