What's the Viennese Waltz Got to Do with the Price of Beans? Ask Tom McCarvel.
Secret shows. Corporate gigs. Blind Dates. Why is it becoming harder for the public to get a piece of the rock?
Is swing swung? Has jungle been tamed?
The Future's Imperfect and the Past Is Always Here
...if it ain't got that swing. But is this dip into the past just a blip on the screen or a full-blown movement?
It's an odd, autonomous, anomalous year for the 1998 City Pages New Music Poll.
Sweatin' to the Oldies: Back-country tunes and slick city getups collide on the dance floor at Lee's Liquor Lounge.
The 1997 City Pages New Music Poll
Moon's Over Minneapolis: Brother Sun Sister Moon rise in the north
That's a bigger question than usual in our 1996 new music poll.