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    November 1, 2012

    Halloween costumes 2012: Music themes!

    It's finally here. The first of November means that Halloween is over and you have a whole year to come down from that sugar high and start planning your next costume. At Gimme Noise we have a soft spot for all things music-related, and while there were lots and lots of Halloween festivities this y ... More >>

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    October 5, 2012

    Rob Zombie on perfectionism, remixes, and backstage antics with Marilyn Manson

    Rob Zombie, that long-haired, bearded, face-painted poster boy for all things ghoulish, can't help but be a perfectionist. As one of the few American entertainers scoring serious commercial success in both music and film -- his 2007 remake of Halloween, after all, grossed over $80 million -- he can' ... More >>

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    July 13, 2012

    Marilyn Manson and Rob Zombie's Twins Of Evil tour dates, Mankato stop

    See Also:Marilyn Manson at Myth, 5/18/12Are you ready for some metal, Mankato? Music fans up north better sharpen up their devil horns because Marilyn Manson and Rob Zombie are bringing their co-headlining Twins of Evil tour to our highly corruptible state. Why this tour is skipping the Twin Citi ... More >>

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    July 4, 2012

    Killer Mike on being unhappy with Obama, and a zombie apocalypse

    See Also:El-P on Prince, his mother, and full band rap showsKiller Mike might be the most dangerous MC spitting right now. This isn't to say that modern hip-hop lacks for dissenting, uncompromising voices or agit-prop ideas, but given the visibility the Atlanta rapper born Michael Render commands ri ... More >>

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    June 26, 2012

    The Duluth floods drowned my record collection

    By Andrew OlsonRelated:Duluth flood updates: Low, Charlie Parr, & Trampled by TurtlesOver the past few years, I restored my basement into a great "man cave" of a music room. Sure, basements in Duluth have a reputation for dampness, but I thought I could beat Mother Nature. That is, until the ... More >>

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    January 13, 2011

    Ozzy Osbourne at the Target Center, 1/12/11

    Photos by Tony Nelson - click for slideshow​Ozzy OsbourneJanuary 12, 2011Target Center, MinneapolisComing up from Mankato on a cold Wednesday night, 10-year-old Grady Wolters and his dad, Todd, were anxious to see the Prince of Darkness himself, Ozzy Ozbourne, finally perform. Grady's old man firs ... More >>

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    October 28, 2010

    14 legitimately disturbing music videos to make your Halloween less vanilla-flavored

    Please be thinking "bacon" please be thinking "bacon"​The thing about rounding up scary music videos for Halloween is that so rarely are they actually scary; Michael Jackson as a zombie/werewolf/come hither teenager? Meh. Alice Cooper, GWAR, Rob Zombie, Slipknot, Insane Clown Posse...NOT SCARY. ... More >>

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    August 27, 2010

    Terror Eyes opens at Cult Status Gallery

    ​The images horror movies manage to conjure up are nothing short of memorable--even when you wish you could forget. No matter how campy the acting or how low the film's budget, the visual effects are usually worth 60 minutes of your life. Opening tonight at the Cult Status Gallery in Uptown, ... More >>

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    September 15, 2009

    Sept. 15, 2009: Private Dancer & Rob Zombie

    Private Dancer announces national tour, Rob Zombie adds TC date & No Age performs Hüsker Dü songs with Bob Mould at ATP.

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    April 18, 2008

    Breakfast of Champions 4/18: Poems for Breakfast

    Poetry's like breakfast. It's best when you have it every day. Here's a new poem by a Minnesota writer, and a chance for you to submit some of your own. Plus, news: we breaks it.

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    December 26, 2007
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    December 19, 2007
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    September 12, 2007
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    September 5, 2007


    The Songs We Cant Escape

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    June 12, 2007

    It's Only a Movie?

    On the eve of the release of the Hostel sequel, horror scholar Adam Lowenstein was gracious enough to talk at length about ho ... More >>

  • Movies

    June 6, 2007

    Get Inside—It's Summertime!

    Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)

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    April 4, 2007

    Driven to Distraction / Worlds Collide

    A killer double biller: Two takes on the 'Grindhouse' duplex

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    July 27, 2006
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    January 4, 2006
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    November 16, 2005
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    February 27, 2002


    We sent a team of trained researchers and documentarians into the wilds of the Twin Cities in search of music in its native habitat. Here are the field notes from Friday, February 15--the day that would not end.

  • Movies

    May 17, 2000

    Preaching to the Choir

    John Travolta delivers the Scientology sermon of Battlefield Earth

  • Music

    October 28, 1998

    The Evil Men Undo

    Monster Magnet's new alloy of heavy metal salvages the most unholy of musical forms