Scott West

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2013

    Cloud Cult at First Avenue, 4/27/13

    Cloud Cult With JBM First Avenue, Minneapolis April 27, 2013 With Twin Cities music fans already in a terrific mood due to the best weather of the year, Cloud Cult uplifted a sold-out First Avenue even further with a 21-song, 95-minute set. The road-tested sextet (accompanied by their customary liv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2010

    Intermedia Arts, Tarnish & Gold hosting free panel discussions on music and the arts this week

    ​Two Minneapolis art galleries will host two different locally rooted panel discussions about music, art, and community involvement this week. Tonight at Intermedia Arts, MNOriginal and the Minneapolis Arts Commission will host an interactive discussion on "Minnesota Identity and the Arts" from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2010

    Red Pens perform for City of Music

    ​There's something oh-so-appropriate about watching artists and musicians Laura Bennett and Howard Hamilton, a.k.a. Red Pens, rock out amidst paint brushes and portraits at local gallery Tarnish and Gold. Which is one of the many reasons we're excited to drop a new City of Music video today, which ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    Cloud Cult at First Avenue, 11/17/10

    Photos by Stacy Schwartz​Cloud CultNovember 17, 2010First Avenue, MinneapolisThere is something truly celebratory in watching a local band who have cut their teeth touring for a while make a stop back in Minneapolis for a triumphant hometown show. It's refreshing to hear how the road has streng ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2010

    Red Pens rock out at Tarnish and Gold

    Photos by Dajana Bartulovic​The hard-working team over at MPLS.TV is already slaving away on the next installment of our City of Music video series, and they sent over a few teaser shots to get us ready for Monday's video featuring our Picked to Click 2009 winners Red Pens.

  • News

    November 10, 2010

    Cloud Cult's incredible journey brings them back home

    First Avenue to host nationally acclaimed local band

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2010

    Cloud Cult extras: Photos and videos

    Photo by Tony Nelson​While you were reading today's cover story on Cloud Cult, you hopefully noticed all the great pictures Nick Vlcek snapped of the band during their performance at the Lowertown Music Festival in July. Well, that's not all we have for you. On his visit with the band in Eagan for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2010

    Art Attack, Hotel, Scott West: Freeloader Friday

    Image by Pacdog​Still hungover from Halloween? Although this weekend isn't as epic in terms of what places are offering, it is still pretty full. For this edition, we've got Art Attack, a three-day gallery hop in the Northeast; the one-year anniversary of the Lowertown Art Crawl in St. Paul; music ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2010

    Cloud Cult's Scott West paints with rhythm and story

    Photo by Cody York​Scott West may be best known for the live paintings he creates during Cloud Cult concerts, but this weekend he has his own solo show at Tarnish & Gold Gallery featuring studio paintings he's been working on since the beginning of 2010. He quit his creative design job in Janu ... More >>

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    November 3, 2010
  • Blogs

    June 23, 2008

    Cloud Cult rock Carson Daly, auction painting on eBay

    Following their performance on Last Call with Carson Daly, Cloud Cult will auction off their painting created during the show.