Mike Nicolai

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2011

    'Minnesota Remembers Vic Chestnutt' coming this November, listen to a track here

    ‚ÄčEach year, it seems like at least one compilation is released that vies for a spot in the top local records of that year. For the past two years, the Minnesota Beatle Project has landed in the top Minnesota albums section of our Year in Music issue, and this November a new compilation that pays t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2010

    Saint Paul Art Crawl, MN Fashion Week: Freeloader Friday

    ‚Äč(Work by Greg Gossel)This week we have the epic Saint Paul Art Crawl (now with live music from Soundcrawl!), MN Fashion Week events, and art openings featuring naked people and pop culture (not all in one spot).

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2005

    Rich Mattson moving back to the Iron Range

    [This just in our email:] An open letter to music writers across Minnesota and beyond from Rich Mattson [pictured, 1981] (Ol' Yeller, the Glenrustles, Flowerpot Studio, SMA Records): As many of you may have heard, I am moving back to the Homeland, the Iron Range, Sparta Minnesota (the first Iron R ... More >>

  • Arts

    March 28, 2001