Highlights from the past week including Monotonix, Mark Olson & Gary Louris as well as next week's new releases
A roundup of our special online-only Mark Olson and Gary Louris features, which accompany this week's article about the former Jayhawks.
Founding members Mark Olson and Gary Louris rekindle musical partnership
Catching up with some of the 'Hawks' most prominent members
New Brother Ali, Baby Guts and Gospel Gossip in the news and next week's new releases including Lily Allen & Dan Auerbach
As part of their whirlwind visit through town yesterday, the former Jayhawks performed in the Current studios.
Stook and the Jukes make music for the corner bar and, um, Amsterdam?
Rick Fuller turns his back on MTV to preserve the history of the local music scene.
Mark Olson lost his house and his wife, but hey—he's got a great new album
A birthday bash exposes our highly incestuous scene
The Jayhawks move onward with the new, acoustic sounds of 'Rainy Day Music'
Gary Louris and the Jayhawks have soared with introspective songs and rich melodies. Now, with their upbeat new album, Smile, the band is determined to fly up the commercial charts.
Slug's love bug, Kat Bjelland's exorcism, Dave Pirner's throbbing shins: Ten years of local music served on ten great platters.
After languishing on Music Row, Kelly Willis pulls up roots and moves to alt-country
An Herbalized Rickie Lee Jones?: Victoria Williams finds hippie bliss on her new album Musings of a Creekdipper.
The 1997 City Pages New Music Poll
Moon's Over Minneapolis: Brother Sun Sister Moon rise in the north
Minnesota's most beloved rock band sets out to reinvent itself--and discovers itself in the process