10 Thousand Sounds Festival Free Energy, Greg Grease, The Chalice, Strange Names, Prissy Clerks Downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota June 22, 2013 Minneapolis mayor R.T. Rybak defiantly proclaimed early on at Saturday's 10 Thousand Sounds Festival that, "A little rain isn't going to keep Minnesotans fro ... More >>
The Walkmen kick off City Pages' inaugural music festival in the heart of downtown Minneapolis
With temperatures in the Twin Cities starting to head consistently north of freezing, chatter regarding summer music festivals is also on the rise. So it's as fine a time as any to proudly announce that City Pages has a live music event of its own coming up -- the inaugural 10 Thousand Sounds Festiv ... More >>
Free EnergyTurf Club, St. PaulSaturday, January 26, 2013Saturday night's sold-out Free Energy show at Turf Club indicates that there are still plenty of feverish locals who can only be cured by more cowbell. It seems like a calculated decision by the band to start every show they play with cowbell ... More >>
The semi-local (or are they?) band gets props in SPIN.
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Paul Sprangers, leader of the superb, semi-local band the Hockey Night, announced today on the indie music website Daytrotter that the band has gone gentle into that good night. It's actually not terrible news for Hockey Night fans. Sprangers will continue to make music with Scott Wells, HN's other ... More >>
Puckish Hockey Night frontman Paul Sprangers opens up