The Replacements made a huge splash on Tuesday evening's The Tonight Show. Leading up to this week's first Twin Cities show in 23 years, and a big concert in Queens at the Forest Hills Tennis Stadium, the guys busted through "Alex Chilton" with poise. Announced just last week, the performance marks ... More >>
A massive brawl that recently broke out at Roseville's LA Fitness is symptomatic of deeper security problems at the gym, Roseville police spokesman Lorne Rosand says.SEE ALSO: Brawl at Mpls South High School reportedly involves hundreds, lands students in hospitalThe brawl, which involved about 15 j ... More >>
Founded in 1994, Dillinger Four is 19 years old. They've played something like 10-14 D4th of Julys, depending who you ask. They're toured the globe, released records on Fat Wreck Chords, and they all work full-time in addition to their role as Twin Cities punk godfathers. In the past year, though, t ... More >>
This is a date that many folk-rock fans in the Midwest have been waiting for. Mumford & Sons have just announced a new stretch of The Full English tour dates that will bring them across the United States to several cities that often get left off major tour schedules. And then there's the Twin Ci ... More >>
Frighteningly, 2013 is shaping up to be the year of the Molotov cocktail. First it was the Midtown Greenway, then it was an alleged domestic juggalo terrorist in Montevideo, and now, the Soviet-style incendiary devices are making headlines in Duluth.SEE ALSO: Duluth muffin macer sprays man following ... More >>
The old shuttered Jimmy John's on West Seventh in downtown St. Paul will soon be home to a fun, new, and very transparently titled restaurant called Tacos, Nachos, and Beer, reports the Pioneer Press. Yesterday the Twitterverse snarkily wondered what the taqueria will serve, but I for one, hope ... More >>
Customer loyalty is big business, but how annoying is it to keep track of your visits (and potential free food) with a dozen stamp cards in your wallet or tags on your keychain? It's much easier to rely on your trusty smartphone to track your visits to the places you drink and dine most frequentl ... More >>
Today, amnesty is a dirty word. So what happened to the immigrants given a fresh start by Reagan in 1986?
There doesn't appear to be a complete list of set times available anywhere, so we compiled this list by visiting each artist's website/Facebook page and filling in as many holes as we could. There are still a few times up in the air -- please post additional info in the comments.And in the mean t ... More >>
Grand Old Day is coming up fast -- the annual St. Paul street fest takes place this Sunday, June 6, and a whole slew of fantastic local bands are lined up to play. This year, admission into the portion of the festival that houses all of the music stages (including the City Pages stage with First ... More >>
Photo: Ioan SameliFore!A good paddle in the suburbs spoiled: Forest Lake police say a 49-year-old woman and her husband took golf ball fire Sunday evening at Shields Lake, likely from four guys armed with clubs on the adjacent Forest Hills Golf Club. The paddlers told Forest Lake Police the ... More >>
Back in the day, the stuff didn't come in 4 oz. sticks...and it doesn't have to
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Rev. Bonnie Perry sure hopes so.
The complete schedule, minus one surprise headliner. Who could it be?
Local songs spun on the Mischke broadcast.
This cool craft brew documentary will play in the TC for a one-night-only engagement!
Yes, chile-infused tequila, pineapple, cilantro, and a tiny beer all in one rollicking cocktail. Sometimes the truth is worth the consequences, no?
Nas proved Friday that he’s in the unusual position of being both legendary and underrated.
A quest for the elusive soup dumpling leads to a rough-around-the-edges find
It's always Saturday night in 'A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints'
A New Yorker in Minnesota raps his contradictions, invites guests
New Grand Italian Ice Café specializes in the frozen, non-dairy treats of the Italian American diaspora
Their only eventual claim on the mainstream imagination was becoming the theme song to Jackass (with "Corona," a song about poverty), and serving as a soundtrack to a car commercial ("Love Dance," though I forget which car). But even if the greatest-ever American punk band deserves better than the n ... More >>
'Nine Queens' frames Argentina's economic implosion as the ultimate confidence game
A booming real estate market paints an ugly picture for the future of artists and galleries in Northeast Minneapolis
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In Minneapolis and elsewhere, proponents of the New Urbanist planning movement are promising a new tomorrow -- one that looks a lot like yesterday.