Michael Kiwanuka

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2013

    The best Twin Cities concerts: 6/12 - 6/18

    PLENTY of events going on this week to get everyone out of the house. Wednesday, the Kopecky Family band (which is not actually a family band) play the Triple Rock. Featuring Astronautalis, Sims, Greg Grease and Mixed Blood Majority, Friday is a night for hip hop in the First Avenue Mainro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2013

    Rock the Garden 2013 afterparty lineup

    Because the good people at the Current and the Walker Art Center just can't help themselves, they've just announced that in addition to their epic 11th annual Rock the Garden festival, this year, they're throwing an afterparty, too. The festivities will be held at First Avenue. London-based soulfu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2012

    The Wood Brothers' Oliver Wood on the shuitar and family songwriting

    Listening to the Wood Brothers' newest release Live Volume 2: Tooth & Nail, you get the immediate sense that these are folk songs composed by instrumentalists. The effort exhibits an adept awareness of musical interplay, full of delicious exchanges between upright bassist extraordinaire Chris Wo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2012

    Michael Kiwanuka and Bahamas at Fine Line, 9/28/12

    Michael Kiwanuka with Bahamas and Yuna Fine Line Music Cafe, Minneapolis September 28, 2012 A series of burgeoning musical stars showcased their talents at a packed Fine Line on Friday night, as current Mercury Music Prize nominee Michael Kiwanuka, Bahamas, and Yuna all delivered engaging, vibrant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2012

    Weekend Checklist: Thee Oh Sees, Ty Segall, Ben Folds

    September is ending with a bang! Big names and local favorites are invading the music scene this weekend. Michael Kiwanuka plays the Fine Line while Mint Condition sets the mood at First Avenue. Saturday, The Ben Folds Five will make an appearance at The State Theatre while Sunda ... More >>

  • Music

    September 26, 2012

    Michael Kiwanuka brings back soul

    Feel-good soul revival singer from London hops the pond for a tour

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2012

    25 gorgeous GIFs from Lollapalooza 2012

    See Also:Ten things your Lollapalooza outfit says about you[Slideshow] Lollapalooza 2012 Day One: The Music[Slideshow] Lollapalooza 2012 Day Two: The Music [Slideshow] Lollapalooza 2012 Day Three: The Music[Slideshow] Lollapalooza 2012: The PeopleReady for some GIFs? To quote Ozzy Osbourne, "I can't ... More >>