Iceland-bred producer and composer Valgeir Sigurðsson isn't one to push his presence on others. Sure, he was Björk's preferred engineer for years and eventually co-produced "I've Seen it All," her Oscar-nominated duet with Thom Yorke. He also co-produced Feist's 2011 heralded Metals, and engineere ... More >>
From supporters to protesters to strippers, Miami will be ready
Oh lordy. It isn't time to think about SXSW already, is it? It seem like all that long ago that Minneapolis bands were swarming the streets of Austin, Texas in search of free beer and food trucks, and when Gimme Noise threw our first-ever Minnesota music showcase with First Avenue.But according t ... More >>
Theater fans can pick from 168 shows
After a whirlwind trip to New York, the successful dream-pop band returns to First Avenue
Il Divo glitters among duller bulbs like The Girl From Monaco, Just Another Love Story
A guide for taking the guesswork out of MSPIFF
Composer Nico Muhly Can't Stick to Classical, So He Heads to...Iceland?
Cookie Monster singing, forced labor at a Utah church, Chewbacca's blog, make your own Man-O-Lantern, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
The Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival's Middle Week Has Hits, Sleepers, and Snoozers
The Producers and 101 Reykjavik are textbook cases of repugnance redeemed
Uzbek beauties! Swedish peaceniks! Iranian mummies! A guide to the high-wire act otherwise known as the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival.
What you see is (not) what you get: Twelve months of well-screened duds and rarely viewed wonders