Mark Foster

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2012

    Can Taylor Swift age gracefully with Red?

    See also: Taylor Swift at the Xcel Energy Center, 6/14/11 and 6/15/11 Taylor Swift sells out Xcel Much has been made this week of Taylor Swift's Monday night video chat, in which 72,000 fans tuned in to watch the totally-pop, maybe-kinda-country songstress discuss her upcoming record, Red, with a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2012

    Foster the People at Target Center, 6/22/2012

    Foster the People With Tokyo Police Club and KimbraTarget Center, MinneapolisFriday, June 22, 2012It's difficult to retain your indie-cred once you hit the big time -- look at Dave Matthews Band -- and people must have liked Nickelback once upon a time. Riding off the success of their breakout singl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2011

    Lollapalooza: Day 1 at Grant Park, Chicago, 8/5/11

    Photo by Denis Jeong Plaster​Even before entering this year's Lollapalooza festival, the Grant Park grounds were littered with reminders that this year's event is supremely sold out. There were scalpers, signs, massive lines, and a group of at least 50 ticketless kids plowing over a chain-link fen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2011

    Foster the People talk 'Pumped Up Kicks' and hipsterdom

    ​For every kid who has ever left their hometown and moved to LA in search of "something more," Mark Foster is an inspiration. Originally hailing from Cleveland, Foster made a life-changing decision to change his direction at the age of 18; he headed west toward the land of opportunity, and never t ... More >>

  • News

    January 26, 2005


    To one local bank, a Republican in need is a friend indeed

  • Arts

    January 8, 2003

    The Year In Film

    Three movie critics pick 21 favorites (and only one in common) from 2002.