Paul Smith

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2012

    Grand Old Day 2012: Solid Gold, the Soviettes, and hot dog eating contest

    Billing itself as the largest one-day festival in the Midwest, St. Paul's Grand Old Day is once again set to put plenty of smiles on the faces of Twin Cities music fans this summer, as 16 local bands will perform on six separate stages on Sunday, June 3 from noon until 5 p.m. This year also feat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2008

    Take down your campaign signs... or else

    OK, you've had a whole week after the 10-day mark to take down your political campaign signs in your front yard and you still ... More >>

  • Arts

    November 24, 1999

    Home and the World

    The Jungle portrays the scope of a small town; Pangea searches for the self in a faraway land

  • Arts

    November 12, 1997

    Head Trauma

    Shaken and Stirred: Lola Lesheim in Eugene O'Neill's melodrama Anna Christie.

  • News

    February 7, 1996

    Strange But True

    The Rank Strangers have terrific--if bizarre--chemistry, a trunkful of hooks, and a singer/songwriter who says he lives "in an Old Testament world." They may be the best local band you've never heard of.