Muse (Band)

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    June 13, 2014

    A-Trak at Muse Event Center, 6/12/14

    A-Trak Muse Event Center, Minneapolis Thursday, June 12, 2014 Though A-Trak is probably best known for his hip-hop remixes, what he brought to a crowd of young EDM enthusiasts at the Muse Event Center last night was more like a flashback to the initial surge of popularity in electro that hit L.A. s ... More >>

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    March 21, 2014

    Bassgasm 10 full lineup & schedule revealed

    Are you ready for Bassgasm 10 and the Wall of Bass? I mean, really ready? Just in case you weren't convinced that today's impending takeover of First Avenue doesn't have something unique to offer everyone, Gimme Noise spoke with Bassgasm founder 'DJ ESP' Woody McBride and Russia's own deep house rep ... More >>

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    March 13, 2014

    Imagine Dragons at Xcel Energy Center, 3/12/14

    Imagine Dragons With the Naked and Famous and Nico Vega Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul March 12, 2014 There are few shows throughout rock history that have changed the face of music as we know it. The Beatles infamous appearance on Ed Sullivan. The Rolling Stones at Altamont. Hendrix at Woodstock. F ... More >>

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    January 8, 2014

    The Replacements to play Coachella 2014

    So it wasn't just three Riot Fest gigs and done for the reformed Replacements. Now they're California dreamin'. Paul and Tommy (and hopefully Dave and Josh) are getting the band back together this year for the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. It's scheduled for two weekends, April 11-13 and ... More >>

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    March 8, 2013

    Muse at Target Center, 3/7/13

    MuseWith Dead SaraTarget Center, MinneapolisThursday, March 7, 2013When it came time for the finale last night at Target Center, Muse didn't leave anything to chance. Well, scratch that -- maybe a little bit: The high-definition LED screens that wrapped around the stage suddenly transformed into a g ... More >>

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    March 6, 2013
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    October 9, 2012

    Muse unveil 2013 U.S. tour dates -- Minneapolis in March

    As predicted, British prog-dabbling rockers Muse has announced a full-scale U.S. tour for early 2013. The tour dates in North America begin in January and stretch through April, and included is the group's first date in the Twin Cities in two-and-a-half years. The announcement comes fresh off their ... More >>

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    August 13, 2012

    Five worst musical moments at the 2012 Olympics closing ceremony

    After all of the dust settled from the exciting athletic competitions staged over last two weeks, everyone turned their attention to the closing ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympics last night at Olympic Stadium in London. Billed as "A Symphony Of British Music," the loose and jubilant closing cerem ... More >>

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    July 19, 2012

    Acoustic Century series launches at New Century Theatre in August

    See Also:Slideshow: Summer Beardoff at the Triple RockThe 4onthefloor: Howler must've actually listened to our recordIf you've ever wanted a personal look into a musician's process and job, New Century Theatre's new Acoustic Century series is offering that opportunity. The series launches with music ... More >>

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    May 21, 2012

    Jeremy Messersmith's Muse for Music at Fitzgerald, 5/19/12

    By Allegra OxboroughJeremy Messersmith's Muse for MusicWith P.O.S. and Chastity BrownThe Fitzgerald Theater, St. PaulSaturday, May 19, 2012Jeremy Messersmith was his dapper self Saturday in a fitted green blazer and his conspicuous Buddy Holly specs. Behind him an ever-changing configuration of seve ... More >>

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    December 2, 2011

    Laura Marling at the Cedar, 12/01/11

    ​Laura MarlingDecember 1, 2011Cedar Cultural CenterThe last time Laura Marling performed in Minneapolis was in 2008, when she was only 18 years old. She played for about 25 of us at the 400 Bar as the opening act for Johnny Flynn, with a then unknown Mumford & Sons serving as her backing ba ... More >>

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    August 7, 2011

    Lollapalooza: Day 2 at Grant Park, Chicago, 8/6/11

    PHOTO BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER​If the first day of Lollapalooza is marked by enthusiasm, the second day is marked by hitting limits.  The Day 2 crowd was more pronounced and did not wait until late in the day to show up, and police presence increased to meet the new demands.  Partiers line ... More >>

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    August 6, 2011

    Lollapalooza: Day 1 at Grant Park, Chicago, 8/5/11

    Photo by Denis Jeong Plaster​Even before entering this year's Lollapalooza festival, the Grant Park grounds were littered with reminders that this year's event is supremely sold out. There were scalpers, signs, massive lines, and a group of at least 50 ticketless kids plowing over a chain-link fen ... More >>

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    July 22, 2011

    Bassgasm 4 set times announced

    McBride at a rave in 2009​Techno DJ and Twin Cities promoter Woody McBride announced set times for what he's calling "The Twin Cities Biggest Funnest Electronic Dance Music Super Event" taking place tonight at First Avenue. The event begins at 5 p.m. and ends at 2 a.m.As of right now, McBride is s ... More >>

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    July 19, 2011

    Take Cover release "The Dreamer & The Realist" at Station 4

    ​The Dreamer and The Realist, the aptly titled album is a reflection of what Minneapolis band Take Cover represents: young men emerging into a new discreetly discerning sound.  Written with certainty, lyrics such as "bottom line is that in order to make it today, you gotta mean it more" (from ... More >>

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    July 6, 2011

    The Young Professionals, undercover rockstars, release their new EP

    ​The Young Professionals: a lawyer, a politician, a business consultant, and a marketing manager by day, rock stars by night. Sounds like a joke, but in all seriousness, it's the story of how four friends came to form a group that shared a love for music.  Manifesting in 2009, the quartet det ... More >>

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    April 26, 2011

    Lollapallooza 2011 lineup revealed; Atmosphere on bill again

    ​ While we expect there are a few more surprises to be announced where Lollapalooza 2011 is concerned, an early lineup debuted today on the festival website and features hometown heroes Atmosphere in the first few lines. This will be the third time in the last several years that Slug & Co. hav ... More >>

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    February 14, 2011

    The Grammys: The good, the bad, and the really, really awkward

    ​Perhaps the biggest surprise from this year's Grammy Awards broadcast is that there are actually some honest-to-god surprises to report, the biggest of which was notoriously indie artists Arcade Fire coming out on top in the Album of the Year category.Here, we present a rundown of some of the mos ... More >>

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    January 19, 2011
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    October 6, 2010

    Muse at Target Center, 10/05/10

    photo by: Jonathan Behm​Muse have come a long way from the feisty club band that played the Quest back in 2004 as if they had a point to make and a country to conquer. At the Target Center on Tuesday night, it seemed as if the Teignmouth trio (who are joined by multi-instrumentalist Morgan Nicholl ... More >>

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    July 1, 2010

    Glastonbury 2010 in photos

    ​Our web editor Jen Boyles is currently across the pond, and last weekend she visited Pilton, England along with 250,000 music fans for Glastonbury. Check out her photos from the festival below, including shots of Fatboy Slim, Kelis, Muse, and more.Slideshow: Glastonbury 2010

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    April 14, 2010
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    April 14, 2010
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    April 9, 2010

    Spontaneity in televised musical performances, R.I.P.

    ​This won't be an anti-American Idol blog post, but I am taking aim at American Idol; it won't entirely condemn Rihanna, but it will subject Ri-Ri to some tough love. Idol and Rihanna are a mere jumping-off point, because watching the results show Wednesday night made me really confront something ... More >>

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    January 27, 2010
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    January 19, 2010

    Jay-Z, Muse, Gorillaz headlining Coachella 2010

    The California festival runs April 16-18.

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    December 16, 2009
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    December 25, 1996