Tom Gabel

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    April 3, 2014

    Against Me! at First Avenue, 4/2/14

    Against Me! First Avenue, Minneapolis Wednesday, April 2, 2014 Conventionally structured punk anthems sometimes feel manipulative. There's a kind of shout-along chorus that tickles the underside of your brain, triggering some long ago muscle memory and launching your fist upward with a defiant pump ... More >>

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    March 31, 2014

    The best Twin Cities concerts of the week: 3/31-4/6

    Be sure to check out our constantly updated concert calendar!

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    June 11, 2012

    Against Me! and Joan Jett cover the Replacements' "Androgynous"

    New transgender poster boy/girl Tom Gabel, now Laura Jane Grace, made a prominent statement during Friday's Against Me! show at New York's Terminal 5 using a familiar gender-bent song by the Replacements. Joan Jett, who notably shared vocals with Paul Westerberg on a cover of Cole Porter's "Let's Do ... More >>

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    October 21, 2011

    American Scarecrows keep their devils around with a new album

    ‚ÄčAmerican Scarecrows was formed in almost a Frankenstein-like manner. Arriving at their final destination from other bands such as Dropping Daylight and Somerset, the Minneapolis-based indie rock quartet came together in late 2010 to create their newest album, Keep Your Devils Around.  M ... More >>

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    November 21, 2007

    Reinventing Themselves

    It might be awhile before Against Me! play another basement

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    August 29, 2007


    The Songs We Can’t Escape