Inspired by Garth Brooks' recent announcement of his world tour, we thought we'd take a minute to look back on our favorite era of Garth-ness: the invention of Brooks' alter-ego, Chris Gaines. Alter-egos help an artist feel free to express sides of their persona that might make their fans uncomfort ... More >>
After a move to New York, the singer shines on Half About Being a Woman
Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties. This week we are celebrating a bit of a milestone with our 50th installment of Local Frames, and it's packed with some terrific new videos from emerging area talent. We kick ... More >>
Tom Krell, the man behind the How to Dress Well moniker, makes the kind of music you should probably listen to at home, alone, with maybe a bottle of something strong. His second full-length album, Total Loss, touches on dark themes from the perspective of a sensitive intellectual. Krell explores gr ... More >>
This week was a little bit of a homecoming for The Voice hopeful Nicholas David, as he took some time away from the stage to visit the Land of 10,000 Lakes again. The Voice flew out to each of the four semi-finalists' hometowns and let viewers see a little bit of where Cassadee Pope, Trevin Hunte, ... More >>
It appears that Mike Stone will not be able to pull off the lavish Porn Prom celebration he's been planning since March. His desire to take porn star Megan Piper to the Tartan High School prom this weekend generated lots of virtual fist bumps, but it seems folks weren't willing to put their money wh ... More >>
By Rob ShererGrimes With Born Gold and Elite Gymnastics 7th Street Entry, Minneapolis Tuesday, March 13, 2012View a slideshow from the concert here. Anticipation was high as electro-pop darling Claire Boucher, more affectionately known as Grimes, took the stage at the intimate 7th Street Entry. ... More >>
Mo'Nique truly shines in Lee Daniels's film
One thing's for certain-- half of this will be the best show yet of 2009.
Adam Sandler plays an Israeli commando turned stylist
Sonic Youth's new album: Another brick in the wall of sound
Fruit fights, gangsta strife, and a whole lotta women's undies: a final artistic statement from Jay-Z
The Road to El Dorado turns the rape of the Americas into a ride through the Magic Kingdom
Slug's love bug, Kat Bjelland's exorcism, Dave Pirner's throbbing shins: Ten years of local music served on ten great platters.
Faced with a lawsuit from their idol, online Prince worshipers turn the tables on the Artist
Alanis Morissette, pedagogue