Are You Local? 2014 Featuring the Cloak Ox, Dave Simonett, John Mark Nelson, Gramma's Boyfriend, Black Diet, Step Rockets, Botzy, Teammates, and Jillian Rae First Avenue & 7th Street Entry, Minneapolis March 6, 2014 The fifth annual Are You Local? showcase was their biggest production yet, as t ... More >>
Charles Bradley & His Extrordinaires with Caroline Smith First Avenue Mainroom, Minneapolis Thursday, December 5, 2013 Being a Soul Man and all, Charles Bradley gets to have a lot of nicknames. He's "The Victim of Love," he's "Doctor Love," he's "Black Rose" and "The Screaming Eagle of Soul" to ... More >>
The Bye Bye 17 musician brilliantly reinvents himself on his latest record
The quartet expands on their sprawling sound and stage set, turning up the smoke machines as well as the amplifiers.
David Wellstone and the promise of music
Toots Hibbert gave reggae its name. Now he wants to save its soul.
Next week Red House Records issues a momentous tribute album of Pete Seeger's songs. But after 15 years at the margins of American music, this St. Paul label proudly aims to stay there.