Shea Stadium

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2014

    Prissy Clerks' Clara Salyer gets louder and faster with Whatever Forever

    Clara Salyer and Howard Hamilton have injected a raucous edge to the Twin Cities music scene for years. Their last group, Prissy Clerks, placed high in our 2012 Picked to Click poll and won Best Rock Band in City Pages' 2013 Best Of issue. The pair are shifting gears a bit with a new project, Whatev ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2013

    10 Thousand Sounds festival schedule and set times

    Finally, our first 10 Thousand Sounds show is this week! Today we can release the schedule and set times for our featured performers the Walkmen (above), Free Energy, Greg Grease, Strange Names, Prissy Clerks, and our hosts the Chalice. The show is this Saturday, June 22, at 8th Street and Hennepin ... More >>

  • Feature

    June 19, 2013

    Your guide to 10 Thousand Sounds Festival

    The Walkmen kick off City Pages' inaugural music festival in the heart of downtown Minneapolis

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2013

    Prissy Clerks' Clara Salyer: My dad thought we were playing THE Shea Stadium

    The buzz surrounding Prissy Clerks has grown so steadily that this spring the Minneapolis indie rockers even played a show at Shea Stadium. Granted, it wasn't the same Shea Stadium that the Beatles and the '86 Mets made famous -- no, this was an underground club in Brooklyn that "borrows" its name w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2011

    Marnie Stern at the 7th St. Entry, 7/3/11

    Tom Pilcher​Marnie Stern July 3, 2011 7th St. Entry, Minneapolis Experimental guitar player Marnie Stern took a break from her high-profile opening gigs with the Flaming Lips on Sunday night at the Entry to burn through a shorter set of newer material with her noisy trio. Stern's impressive f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2011

    Paul McCartney coming to Target Field on September 1

    ​With tickets on sale this morning for his much-anticipated show at Yankee Stadium, Sir Paul McCartney is unveiling a string of U.S. stadium dates that will bring him to Target Field in Minneapolis for the stadium's first ever public concert on September 1.

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2010

    Velvet Davenport prep first LP with a video and single

    Warmy Girls​Parker Sprout, the brain and heart of Velvet Davenport, spent last winter recording to four-track his nearly here Warmy Girls, Velvet Davenport's third release on local label well-on-the-rise Moon Glyph, and their first on shellac. These sparse, sun-saturated excursions placably direct ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2009
  • Movies

    May 7, 2008
  • Music

    November 28, 2007

    Turn On the Basement Lights

    Rock writer/Dylan freak Sid Griffin attempts to crack one of music's great mysteries

  • Arts

    May 8, 2002

    Welcome to my World

    Globe-trotting curator Philip Bither gives audiences what they didn't know they wanted

  • Sports

    August 19, 1998

    The Doctor Is in the Park

    Whenever there is a historic baseball moment--a 3,000th hit, a pitcher's 300th win--St. Paul's Seth Hawkins, a.k.a. Dr. Fan, is there to see it

  • News

    March 27, 1996

    A Fan is a Terrible Thing to Waste

    A view from the cheap seats of baseball past, present, and future.