Matt Visionquest

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2013

    Top 10 must-see Minnesota music videos this week

    Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties. This week we get things going with the striking new video from Poliça from their highly-anticipated forthcoming full-length, Shulamith. We are also highlighting new clips f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2013

    Local Frames: New videos from Van Stee, Aby Wolf, Gramma's Boyfriend, and more

    As the Twin Cities music scene grows, more and more artists are creating music that demands our attention. Combine the music with talented filmmakers locally and beyond, and you have a fruitful mix of distinct skills that generates more locally connected music videos than ever before. While it's im ... More >>

  • Music

    December 19, 2012

    Grant Cutler on “The End of the World”

    The local musician's latest work takes a cue from the apocalypse

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2012

    Local Frames: New videos from Now, Now, Howler, Bloodnstuff, Astronautalis, and more

    See Also: A Minnesota music golden age might be going on right now!Now, Now leave Minneapolis to record and the trio comes home with Threads As the Twin Cities music scene grows, more and more artists are creating music that demands our attention. Combine the music with talented filmmakers locally a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2011

    Picked to Click 2011: The ballots

    ​​As is the yearly tradition, we're publishing the ballots of all 115 of our Picked to Click voters for your perusal. Check out all of this year's contributors below, and thanks to all the writers, photographers, label owners, club bookers, DJs, and local music experts for weighing in on th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Tim Pawlenty attacks Obama's healthcare as "one of the most flawed and misguided laws in modern history"

    Matt VisionquestBravepaw tweets his feelings on Obamacare.​Tim Pawlenty just excitedly tweeted that we should all check out his statement on the "1 yr anniversary of Obamacare."For such a momentous twitterduction, the statement is decidely brief--just about three tweets worth of text. In it, Pawle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2011

    Tim Pawlenty second in Arizona tea party poll

    Matt VisionquestTim Pawlenty, tea party hero​All his threats about pushing gays back into the closet, shutting down the federal government, busting unions, and insulting the president seem to finally be paying off for Tim Pawlenty. He keynoted a steeped-in-tea confab over the weekend in Arizona c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2011

    Pawlenty Reloaded: 2 Pawlenty 2 Furious

    Matt VisionquestMore movie magic from Mr. Minnesota.​Sequels are de rigueur for movies these days, so it should come as no surprise that Tim Pawlenty is back with another action-packed trailer.It was only a month ago that Tim Pawlenty, former Minnesota governor and likely future presidential candi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2011

    Britney Spears' life in Neil Hamburger's sad crosshairs

    image by Matt Visionquest​Neil Hamburger, sad sack extraordinaire, has in recent weeks launched a campaign of zingers against America's beloved treasure, Ms. Britney Spears. We thought you should see them. They're um, pretty terrible...Terrible funny! Heh.

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2011

    Tim Pawlenty's potential blockbusters: T-Pocalypse Now, Bravepaw, & more

    Matt Visionquest​In a world polluted by two-bit political hacks, will the scales fall from the voters' eyes? Will they see the one who can rescue them from tyranny and oppression? Tim Pawlenty. He has "The Courage To Stand." He also has an awesomely over-the-top campaign commercial worthy of any h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2011

    Snoop Dogg: Master of time and history

    ​Snoop Dogg is many things: actor, coach, writer, husband, father, seminal West Coast rapper, time-traveler, and history alterer. Here now, a small sampling of his exploits through the ages.

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2010

    Preview photos: Birthday Suits play for City of Music

    Photos by Casanova Frankenstein​It's only hump day but we're already looking forward to this coming Monday morning, because it means we'll get to drop a brand new City of Music video featuring blistering punk duo Birthday Suits.