Steve Aoki

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2014

    A-Trak at Muse Event Center, 6/12/14

    A-Trak Muse Event Center, Minneapolis Thursday, June 12, 2014 Though A-Trak is probably best known for his hip-hop remixes, what he brought to a crowd of young EDM enthusiasts at the Muse Event Center last night was more like a flashback to the initial surge of popularity in electro that hit L.A. s ... More >>

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    February 11, 2014

    Top 10 rules of the rave: A guide to underground dance party etiquette

    Electronic music's recent surge in popularity comes with serious side effects for underground party aficionados. Suddenly, Daft Punk is winning Grammys, and drunk girls (and guys) are ruining life at 4 a.m. in a warehouse somewhere. Take this recent incident: Under a haunting pink hue Dustin Zahn ... More >>

  • Music

    December 11, 2013

    Twin Cities Music Yearbook 2013

    Low taught us how to drone, Prince brought back breakfast, and there were a million reunions

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    November 11, 2013

    Steve Aoki at Epic, 11/9/13

    Steve Aokiwith Waka Flocka Flame, Borgore, Felix Cartal, and DeorroEpic, MinneapolisSaturday, November 9, 2013Steve Aoki brought an insanely intense crowd of young dancing maniacs to a number of peaks with his unique brand of gigantic sounds and chaotic showboating. Saturday at Epic, the variety sho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2013

    Steve Aoki fans crushed during barricade collapse at Epic

    By Matt ScottI've been raging my face off at EDM shows for the past four years, and I can say without a doubt that Steve Aoki this past Saturday was the most reckless situation I've yet to experience. Don't get me wrong -- the show was on legendary levels of awesome. From cannons of confetti to ge ... More >>

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    November 6, 2013
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    June 10, 2012

    EDC Vegas Pulls Plug on Music Due to High Winds

    [Update at 2:48 a.m]: EDC is over for the night. Organizers are waiting for crowds to thin out before making an official announcement. More details and older updates at the bottom.Electric Daisy Carnval in Las Vegas tonight was shut down temporarily as a result of high winds buffeting tall sound st ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2012

    SXSW: Ten things your outfit says about you

    ​Some folks attend South by Southwest to look at bands, but a good many passing through the 2012 edition seem to enjoy the added benefits of being looked at, as well. Even without haute couture, music fans and opportunists on the streets of Austin send a wealth of subliminal messages to each other ... More >>

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    December 15, 2009
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    July 30, 2009

    July 30, 2009: Manic Street Preachers & Prince

    Manic Street Preachers to play the Varsity Theater, Atlas Sound announces Northfield date & Prince vs. Michael Jackson.

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    July 30, 2009

    Shiny Toy Guns to play free show at the Fine Line tonight

    Synth-heavy rock can be yours for the low, low price of $0

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    July 2, 2009

    July 2, 2009: Soul Asylum & Gospel Gossip

    Matt and Kim announce Triple Rock gig, MPR interviews Dave Pirner & photos of P.O.S. in the UK.

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    March 30, 2009

    March 30, 2009: Prince & new Bob Dylan

    Free download of new Bob Dylan track, Prince & Q-Tip make video & coverage of the Evening Rig's CD release show.