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    October 30, 2013

    Why we need to keep the Artists' Quarter open

    Dave King is the drummer and composer for the Bad Plus, Happy Apple, Dave King Trucking Company, and Halloween, Alaska. This essay is based upon Dave's conversation with City Pages music editor Reed Fischer. As an old-school jazz club, the Artists' Quarter is a model that's dying in America. There ... More >>

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    October 30, 2013
  • Movies

    June 5, 2013

    Much ado about Joss Whedon

    Shakespeare, comic books -- for the Avengers auteur, it's all the same thing

  • Movies

    December 26, 2012

    On the Road stars talk about their "unmakeable" movie

    Kristen Stewart and Garrett Hedlund romanticize a simpler era of Kerouac's America

  • Music

    October 17, 2012

    Picked to Click 2012

    After hundreds of ballots and votes, the best of the best new bands have been chosen

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    October 10, 2012
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    September 7, 2012

    Jane Fiemeyer, 'Princess Warrior,' dies before meeting band but after inspiring many

    Minnesota lost a spunky and beautiful soul yesterday.After battling leukemia this past year, eight-year-old Jane Fiemeyer of Wadena died yesterday before being granted her final wish: to meet popular Nickolodeon band Big Time Rush, also from Minnesota.Sadly, the band had planned to Skype with Fiemey ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2012

    'Tabatha Takes Over' H Design salon in Lyn-Lake Minneapolis

    ​Last month, Tabatha Coffey of Tabatha Takes Over visited Jungle Red Salon & Spa to give  some tough love to owner Suzanne Erickson, who was struggling so hard to make ends meet that she was actually living at her business. Tomorrow night, the show will return to Minneapolis to revamp H D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2012

    Chassis the dog goes missing in Duluth, turns up 300 miles away near Iowa border

    Duluth News TribuneChassis (with Teresa) is apparently a bit traumatized after her 300-mile adventure.​Chassis, a one-and-a-half-year-old husky, began 2012 with the walk of a lifetime.The dog broke free from her Duluth home on New Year's Day. Last week, she turned up in Taopi, a southern Minnesota ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2011

    LIGHTS talks Siberia and working with Owl City's Adam Young

    ​If you're a fan of Minnesota native Adam Young's Owl City, you're likely a fan of Toronto's LIGHTS. The two artists have been good friends for several years now. Over the summer she appeared in his video for the song "Deer in the Headlights," which portrayed the sometimes reclusive Young in a dif ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2011

    Mason Seckar killed boredom with hundreds of crank cop calls on Skype

    Seckar tells "Inside Edition" he was bored.​Here's the kind of thing Mason Seckar does to alleviate boredom from his home in Oshkosh: Without giving his name, he calls St. Augustine, Fla., cops to say that he's in a green Chevy on I-95 with Minnesota plates, and his "little girl is puking." ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2011

    Mason Seckar's Wisconsin home raided by FBI over crank calls to cops

    The FBI traced Mason Seckar through Skype.​According to the FBI affidavit on Mason Seckar of Oshkosh, he apparently loves nothing better than to taunt cops in Florida and Minnesota with bullshit crank calls. He leaves a reader with the impression that he may have an unhealthy obsession with ... More >>

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    February 16, 2011
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    February 3, 2011

    Hastings 3000 tour diary, Vol. 3

    ​One-man-masked-band Hastings 3000 is in the midst of his first tour, which will find him jetting out to the West Coast, Hawaii, and Japan. Here's the third installment of his tour diary (first installment here, second here). Check back over the next two weeks for more updates from his tour.

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2011

    Best New Bands Of 2010 Showcase at First Avenue, 01/26/2011

    Photos by Tony NelsonArzu Gokcen of Pink Mink​Best New Bands of 2010 Showcase (The Goondas, The Jahhawks, Pink Mink, Hastings 3000, BNLX, Phantom Tails, BadNraD, and Grant Cutler and the Gorgeous Lords)January 26, 2011First Avenue Judging by the talent and diversity of the acts, as well as the bou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2011

    Hastings 3000 performs for MN Original

    ​Highlighted as one of the Best New Bands of 2010 at tonight's showcase at First Ave, Hastings 3000 is perhaps one of the most enigmatic musicians to emerge locally this past year. He has made a name for himself with his incendiary, multi-instrumental freakouts, always clad in an eerie, antelope-l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Hastings 3000 tour diary, Vol. 1

    ​One-man-masked-band Hastings 3000 is in the midst of his first tour, which will find him jetting out to the West Coast, Hawaii, and Japan. Here's the first installment of his tour diary, including photos and videos from his trip compiled by Hastings 3000, and check back throughout the next two we ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2010

    Kendra Wilkinson blabs about Skype sex with Hank Baskett

    Kendra Wilkinson over-shares with Chelsea Handler ​Former Playmate, and "Girl Next Door" Kendra Wilkinson, has already told the world that she's not tough enough for Minnesota. But last night we learned that she's so averse to our fair tundra that she'd rather have Sype sex with hubby Hank Ba ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2009

    Santa doesn't want to catch H1N1 from your kid

    Just think of all of the children who won't get presents Christmas morn if Santa is stuck in the Emergency Room with an epic fever.

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    October 27, 2009

    Fran Tarkenton "visits" MOA via Skype for book tour

    It's the first-ever Skype video feed from MOA, so it must be amazing! Or totally lame.