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  • Blogs

    September 11, 2014

    Paul Weller at Varsity Theater, 9/10/14

    Paul Weller with DJ Jake Rudh Varsity Theater, Minneapolis September 10, 2014 After more than a 20-year absence from local stages, U.K. rocker Paul Weller triumphantly returned to Minneapolis last night to show his musical progeny exactly how it's done. The always stylish Modfather delighted the so ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2014

    Praise Mod: Catching up with Paul Weller

    Paul Weller | Varsity Theater | Wednesday, September 10 The U.K. music scene over the past four decades would be a mundane imitation of itself without the influence of Paul Weller. Whether he was writing songs for the Jam, the Style Council, or his prosperous years as a solo artist, Weller consisten ... More >>

  • Music

    December 6, 2000

    Love Songs for Yobs

    The Beautiful South serenades the English in all their shabby splendor; Black Box Recorder finds the sad side of sadism

  • News

    December 29, 1999

    A Power of Ten

    Slug's love bug, Kat Bjelland's exorcism, Dave Pirner's throbbing shins: Ten years of local music served on ten great platters.

  • News

    July 15, 1998

    The Music of Chance

    An artist of the accidental, Jim Ruiz croons a lounge music of personal loss.