The local brew boom continues with another brewery opening its doors this week. Before the crowds form at this sweet spot for sipping, we were given a tour and a taste of not just the beer but the food 612Brew will soon be serving.
Thankfully, Clear Heart Full Eyes, the debut solo album from
the Hold Steady frontman Craig Finn, doesn't signify a fracture between
him and his regular bandmates. It just represents a temporary musical diversion for
Finn from the wild, late-night hi-jinks that are prominently featured in
his ... More >>
Photo by Stacy SchwartzWith a release date pinned down for his first solo album (due out January 24), Craig Finn is embarking on a short solo tour this winter -- including a stop in Minneapolis at the Triple Rock on February 4.
Paul Kolnik"The Scottsboro Boys" put on a happy faceOur review of The Scottsboro Boys at the Guthrie hits the stands today (click here to read). It's a compelling, complicated, intellectually charged musical (one more than worth seeing), although those involved surely can't help but look past the ... More >>
By Paul KolnikSilhouettes of history: "The Scottsboro Boys" at the GuthrieI just got out of The Scottsboro Boys at the Guthrie an hour ago and, while my full review will appear in the 8/18 CP, I wanted to offer some first impressions before then (it's the kind of show that one could write reams a ... More >>