Paul Cook

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2014

    Gabe Barnett: I can only write about what I know, and I know the Twin Cities

    With a touch of country and bluegrass in the sound, Gabe Barnett and the Big House Rounders rock out a good bit too. The Minneapolis group have created an album that gets under your skin, and on the new record Old as the Stars, connects the listener to his ghosts from his past and his home.Before hi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2011

    Hoolie Fest 2011 prize pack: Win a t-shirt, Shuga Records gift certificate and free admission

    ​Hoolie Fest, the local music blowout that takes over Shuga Records during Art-A-Whirl weekend, is now in its second year and bigger than ever. Over 75 local bands will perform on two stages starting Friday (see below for the full schedule), and the eclectic lineup is designed to keep people wande ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2010

    West Bank Music Festival set times

    ​If you've picked up a copy of City Pages this week, you may have noticed that something is happening tomorrow over on the West Bank... Once you've read up on performers Dessa, the Book of Right On, and Culture Cry Wolf, check out the full schedule below for all the bands performing at Saturday's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2010

    Shuga Records one-year anniversary celebration today

    illustration via Shuga Records' Facebook page​You have until 10PM tonight to take advantage of Shuga Records' generosity in celebrating their one-year anniversary - something to be commended, and something definitely attributable to their comprehensive online catalog (30% off or more today...), th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2010

    Art-A-Whirl: Music lineups and set times

    ​Art-A-Whirl weekend is upon us. Here's your guide to all the live music highlights this weekend, many of which are free. See anything we missed? Add your own Art-A-Whirl music events in the comments.FRIDAY, MAY 14Hoolie FestShuga RecordsFree; all agesIndoor stage:12:00 p.m. Acting Normal1:00 p.m ... More >>

  • Arts

    September 26, 2001

    Sonic Outlaws

    The second annual edition of Sound Unseen highlights the subversive side of music making in the era of media consolidation.

  • Movies

    June 28, 2000

    See Johnny Cry

    The Sex Pistols doc The Filth and the Fury brings punk's founding antichrists down to human scale