This Sunday's Big Gig at the Ted Man Concert Hall has been canceled. The event, sponsored by the Minnesota Orchestra and the Current, was to feature performances from Solid Gold, Jeremy Messersmith, Halloween, Alaska, Charlie Parr and others, both indoors and outside the U of M's Ted Mann Concert Ha ... More >>
Daniel Levy, 21, took his own life in January
"My heart, which is so full to overflowing, has often been solaced and refreshed by music when sick and weary." - Martin Luther
Artists and bands alike rarely reach the age of maturity before they putter out or break up. Not so for Austin, Minnesota native Martin Zellar -- who has been making music since the early '80s. Zellar will be releasing his first album of original music since 2003 after a hiatus that h ... More >>
The James J. Hill library will feature a rotating cast of talented local songwriters.
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We sent a team of trained researchers and documentarians into the wilds of the Twin Cities in search of music in its native habitat. Here are the field notes from Friday, February 15--the day that would not end.
If a local CD falls into the retail bins, does it make a sound? Peter S. Scholtes reviews this month's batch of releases.