Matt Damon plays up grim world-weariness a little too much in the sci-fi flick
Founded in 1994, Dillinger Four is 19 years old. They've played something like 10-14 D4th of Julys, depending who you ask. They're toured the globe, released records on Fat Wreck Chords, and they all work full-time in addition to their role as Twin Cities punk godfathers. In the past year, though, t ... More >>
As you'd expect, Twitter has been blowing up this morning in response to the news that Michele Bachmann won't seek reelection to Congress next year.SEE ALSO: Michele Bachmann wears Google Glass: Top 10 tweets Some tweets made erudite observations, like pointing out that Bachmann's retirement might b ... More >>
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis With Dee-1 and XperienceFirst Avenue, MinneapolisFriday, November 30, 2012Arriving onstage wearing a fur stole, Macklemore did everything with an epic air during the first of two sold-out First Avenue shows. With his clever, positive lyrics, the internet sensation brought ... More >>
For over fifty years she was an integral member of the Grand Ole Opry, and today, Minnie Pearl would have been 100 years old. In honor of the most beloved character in country music this side of Little Jimmy Dickens, here are ten essential facts you should know about the Gossip from Grinder's Switch ... More >>
It was 1998, the Smokin Grooves Tour was in its second year, and a group of friends and I were geeked out about going to the show. Public Enemy, Gang Starr, Wyclef Jean, Cypress Hill and others were booked, but everyone was waiting and most excited for Busta Rhymes, known for his killer live show ... More >>
Yesterday, Rolling Stone reported that upon his release from Rikers Prison this Thursday, Lil Wayne will record on the private plane flying him home. After that story hit the wires, undisclosed sources filled Gimme Noise in on some of the other transient locations - all of which are presentl ... More >>
Rock and roll's Man In White gets classy with 8 tracks of solo, improvised piano.
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Missy rhymes "Knickerbockers" with "Small Talkers," makes another great album
Larry Malmberg's 60-plus years as Minnesota's Accordion King
Ultimately, David Dillon's revelers aren't very interesting
Connecting the X's of Hollywood Squares reveals a queer lineage
The most fabulous musician of all time helps America see queerly in a new video collection
Aesthete Oscar Wilde is the talk of the town again as the Guthrie Lab mounts a play about his trials