When you think of words to describe R.T. Rybak, "depressed" certainly wouldn't be anywhere near the top of the list. But in a wide-ranging interview with Mpls St. Paul Magazine's Steve Marsh, the soon-to-be former mayor says that's how smoking a bunch of pot made him feel during his days at Breck Hi ... More >>
Jeff Dubay had a 10-year run as one of the foremost sports talk voices in the Twin Cities, but it abruptly came to an abrupt end when he was charged with felony drug possession after he tossed crack cocaine out the window of his vehicle while being pursued by police in October 2008.SEE ALSO: Former ... More >>
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l'etoile's top five picks of the week
"I don't get as much time to go and shoot as I would like, but my favorite gun is the AR-15." Really? An assault rifle?
MSPMag article inspires a semi-heated exchange over local chefs and food writing.
Celebrating the 10 winners of this year's best-new-bands poll
Aby Wolf, Yo! Majesty, Kevin Costner, free Andrew Broder and next week's releases including P.O.S., Handsome Furs & Wavves
P.O.S. drops "Drumroll" video, Beatnuts play the Varsity and Brother Ali to release a new DVD & EP this year
We identify the most interesting, influential and inimitable artists of 2007.
This one goes to 11!
Robert McCreedy, former member of the reverb-drenched country outfit The Volebeats, will mark the release of his second album at the Turf Club this Friday. McCreedy was introduced to country while working in his grandpa's record store in the Detroit suburbs. He played in psychedelic garage bands as ... More >>
To those who have recently begun to rock, we salute you
City Pages scribes chime in with their top tens
The Best Albums in the World Ever!! Okay, Maybe Just in This Town, Circa 2003
Polls and punditry for the best new bands in town
Riding motorcycles, chasing cowboys, and investigating lounge singers: In search of the most elusive music geek in town
At the Minnesota Fringe Festival