Abdirizak Bihi paces the courtyard of Riverside Plaza in Minneapolis, awaiting his children's arrival from school. Dirt blows freely down Cedar Avenue as piss-colored newspapers dance in the wind. In the shade of a tree stand a slouching man and a woman with cavernous eyes, locked in stormy debate. ... More >>
From beginning to end, 2010 has kept us busy running from venue to venue in pursuit of some phenomenal live music. Gimme Noise's team of writers and photographers fanned out across the Twin Cities to catch as many shows as we could, and each of us ended up with our own diverse and distinctive lis ... More >>
Photo by Nikki MillerVelvet Davenport, Vampire Hands, Magic Castles and Camden July 15, 2010 Turf Club Thursday night, as Thursday nights oft do, brought a bevy of good shows to the Twin Cities, and not the least of them was the show at the Turf Club in support of local label Moon Glyph's fi ... More >>
(Photo by Gunnar Por Hafdal)Despite the holiday there's still tons of stuff to do this weekend including dance nights, art openings, and anniversary parties. Bring your chocolate bunny and Cadbury eggs and get out of the house for free.
Tom Loftus and Peter Mielech still manning local label and website
A children's album and hippie rap? We need to talk, Minneapolis.
Plastic Constellations to reunite for the local label's tin anniversary.
Estate song featured on ABC, Kill to Kill & No Bird Sing release new music videos & M.anifest releases new track.
Living loud: A local history of experimental music
Dinkytowner to close, Mallman to release a new album, Stone Arch details, Art-a-Whirl & next week's best new releases.
Original bass player Laura Kennedy suffering complications from Hepatitis C
Crack open our Twin Cities Local Music Yearbook and reminisce on an effed-up year
While you're sleeping, they're freaking
This one goes to 11!
How will 'Jack and Bobby' turn out? Ask me again in 33 years.