Paquito D'Rivera

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2013

    The best Twin Cities concerts: 4/10-4/16

    If you can brave the weather, there's plenty of music going on this week. Thursday, twenty one pilots play a sold-out show at the Triple Rock while Boz Scaggs makes an appearance at the State Theatre. Friday night, Zoo Animal will be at the Icehouse, Ex Nuns rock Cause, Edward the Confesso ... More >>

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    April 9, 2013
  • Blogs

    November 28, 2006

    City Planner: Tuesday 11/28

    More than a decade after disappearing down on Main Street--reportedly to concentrate on the consequences of his night moves (raise kids, that is)--Bob Seger is back with a solid new album. Proving rock 'n' roll never forgets, Seger, at 61, is still the same Midwestern working-class rocker at heart, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2006

    City Planner: Monday 11/27

    Paquito D'Rivera was the fiery saxophonist in Irakere, the phenomenal big band that reanimated the bond between bebop and Afro-Cuban music in the 1980s (other members included Chucho Valdes and Arturo Sandoval). An anti-Castro immigrant from Havana, his stateside career has been a piquant mix of jaz ... More >>

  • News

    June 10, 1998

    Band Stand

    35 concerts to soundtrack your summer.