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  • Blogs

    July 19, 2013

    Tom Hazelmyer: I've been too busy to get excited about Bash 13

    In addition to providing the music world with Amphetamine Reptile's infulential record releases and album art for 27 years now, Tom Hazelmyer has also brought some of the best bars to the Minneapolis area with his Grumpy's franchise -- clubs that have also hosted some memorable AmRep-based performan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2013

    Ed Ackerson on Flowers Studio: We let stuff come to us

    There might be as many recording studios as there are venues in the Twin Cities -- from the world famous to basement operations. In our new series, Behind the Boards, Gimme Noise will introduce you to some of the extraordinary talent that helps create the sounds that make our Cities famous. Flowers ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2012

    Weekend Checklist: The Pines, Zoo Animal, Dre Day 2012, The Jayhawks

    ​ So much live music happening this weekend ranging the gamut of genres.

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2011

    Replacements Archives: Twin Tone Madness, Garage Rock Mania

    ​Following last Friday's yearly tribute to the Replacements at First Ave--this year's headline featured a star-studded performance of the Replacements' debut album, Sorry Ma, I Forgot To Take Out The Trash--we thought it would be interesting to dig through the CityPages archives and look at some o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2010

    Al Kooper talks Dylan, Conan, Hendrix, and lifetime in the music business

    All photos courtesy​INTERVIEW BY RICK MASONKeyboardist, guitarist, songwriter and producer Al Kooper's uncanny presence and participation in landmark musical events over the past half-century have made him the rock equivalent of Forrest Gump or Zelig. His long association with Bob Dyl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2009

    Sound Opinions hosts Jim and Greg talk music criticism

    The Chicago music critics opine on writing, journalism, iPods, and the future of the industry.

  • Restaurants

    September 20, 2006
  • Blogs

    January 27, 2006

    Fifth Dimension

    Here's a Friday afternoon time waster that I first ran into on the "I Love Music" discussion group. Pick a favorite musical act that you think has made (at least) five truly great albums, and rank those albums in order of preference. Lists cannot exceed five albums! There won't actually be any conse ... More >>

  • Arts

    May 25, 2005

    Going Mobile

    How cruising the western suburbs can lead to a great rock band, and other secrets from a Jeep tour of the Twin Cities with the Hold Steady's Craig Finn

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2004
  • News

    July 28, 2004

    I Hate 1984

    The music and movies were epochal. The politics were abysmal. A poison valentine to the year that won't go away.

  • News

    February 4, 2004
  • Arts

    September 30, 1998

    Reel Queers

    Personal documentaries dominate this year's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Film Festival.

  • Arts

    July 8, 1998

    Obscure Objects of Desire

    Queer indies broke ground at San Francisco's gay/lesbian film fest. But will they come out in the Twin Cities?