The musician has it both ways with the release of his new album and his retrospective double-LP
Believe it or not, June is less than a week away. Cedar Cultural Center welcomes the Howlin' Brothers Wednesday and Brooklyn duo Savoir Adore the next day. Devendra Banhart celebrates his birthday at Mill City Nights Thursday, while LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy plays the First Avenue Mainroom. Fri ... More >>
Germaine Gemberling has been a part of the local music scene in one way or another since 1989, when she first formed the all-girl punk band Smut -- which might be the best name for a band ever. Since then, Gemberling has seen her musical style evolve along with her lifestyle, moving from her native ... More >>
Former Turf Club manager and Twin Cities music scene shaper passes after a battle with cancer
By Craig Planting From 2001 until 2007, Americana roots-rockers Ol' Yeller put out five studio albums (including 2004's Sounder which won a Minnesota Music Award) and toured the country, especially Texas, over a dozen times. They became a favorite of Twin Cites musicians and local music scenesters, ... More >>
Austin, TX has become the mecca for performing artists of all genres. The Twin Cities will have a strong presence in the land of hipsters mixed with corporate sponsorships and industry professionals. For those that can't make the trip down south, catch them this weekend before they ma ... More >>
Hard-working, hard-touring musician has never quite made the big time —and that's fine with him
Crack open our Twin Cities Local Music Yearbook and reminisce on an effed-up year
Why Picked to Click may have already broken up Mouthful of Bees
Sweatin' to the local oldies—plus a newie from the Flamin' Oh's
Prince went to Vegas. Smokers went to Maplewood. Tapes 'N Tapes went to the moon. And sometime after the last zombie dance party got busted, we wrote it all down for you.
Rappers were hot. Smokers were cold. Rockers were on Myspace. And sometime after the last Katrina benefit, we wrote it all down for you.
The greatest Minnesota-made records of all time
Picked to Click Voters spew forth their most vehement opinions about the local music scene
To those who have recently begun to rock, we salute you
A blow-by-blow account of Mark Mallman's agonizing, ecstatic 52.4-hour song
Dogged, lion-hearted, and gentle as a lamb: Meet Ol' Yeller's Rich Mattson
Meet piano man Mark Mallman: part shut-in, part showman
Poll Winner The Odd.