Treehouse Records owner Mark Trehus's new record label is a labor of love
Photo by Adam BubolzPaul Metzger at Heliotrope 6The largest local noise and experimental music festival, Heliotrope, has just announced the lineup for its 7th annual installment. This year's festival will take place May 27-29 at the Ritz Theater in Northeast, and will cull from a vast pool of loc ... More >>
Living loud: A local history of experimental music
For three straight days, long haired freaky people of all stripes overtake Northeast's Ritz Theater.
Tripping with Charalambides and Six Organs of Admittance
A tour through the life of musical maven Michael Yonkers makes some strange stops in toy engineering, modern dance, and physical therapy
Davu Seru and Gus Lucky's Unum series liberate jazz from the burden of expectations
For 30 years Milo Fine has been improvising music--and revising himself
Twenty years ago Safety Last made rockabilly cool in the punk-rock Twin Cities. Now they're making a quiet comeback in the age of swing.
From Wrong's free-improv chaos to Savage Aural Hotbed's circle-saw precision, a disparate local noise scene maps the sound of modern anxiety
One of the most respected players in jazz, Minnesota's Anthony Cox charts his own course.