E. Katie HolmThomas Kim and Kat Melgaard are hard at work on their next projectThomas Kim speaks haltingly at first, taking sidelong glances at partner Kat Melgaard. She smiles, nods, and occasionally fills in the end of a sentence. The two are a little dazed -- the result of a whirlwind tour throug ... More >>
In a music scene built around Minnesota nice, it's risky to name your band Haters Club, but the Minneapolis group is spreading their "hate" all over town. The Golden Age of Haters Club is a collection of songs that sit comfortably together, even when they shouldn't. With dynamic beats and abysmal hu ... More >>
Less a resurrection than a clumsy desecration
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What ever happened to Buddy Holly's fishing license?
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Amid all the carnival barking of the fringe, we tell you which tent shows deserve your ten bucks
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The cultural clamor of American Sign Language poetry
A treasure trove of antiquarian books, and the nun who keeps them from harm's way
The Jungle Theater sends Salvador Dali through a looking glass in Lobster Alice; 15 Head presents Dracula as a messenger of modern anxiety
How standard words and ideas attached to "giftedness" fall short