Victoria Williams

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2011

    The Lemonheads at First Avenue, 10/22/11

    Photo By Stacy Schwartz​The LemonheadsOctober 22, 2011First AvenueOne of the last things you want to have happen before a notoriously temperamental rock star takes the stage is for his opening band to not show up. Thankfully, in the case of Saturday night's highly enjoyable set by the Lemonhead ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2011

    The Jayhawks at First Avenue, 1/29/11 and 1/30/11

    Photos by Steve Cohen​The JayhawksJanuary 29 and 30, 2011First Avenue, MinneapolisAfter easing into their set on Saturday night, the Jayhawks were off and running for a two-night stand that found them finishing with a double-encore on Sunday evening and looking hesitant to leave the stage that the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2010

    Soul Asylum at First Avenue, 12/17/10

    Photos by Nick Wosika​Soul AsylumDecember 17, 2010First Avenue, MinneapolisIt felt like the early '90s at First Avenue again, as a packed crowd awaited the highly anticipated first show by Soul Asylum at the venue since last December. Mysterious percussion and tool noises came from behind the scre ... More >>

  • Music

    September 8, 2010

    Mark Olson

    Many Colored Kite (Rykodisc)

  • Music

    May 19, 2010

    Nero's Neptune

    Treehouse Records owner Mark Trehus's new record label is a labor of love

  • Calendar

    February 17, 2010
  • Music

    February 17, 2010
  • News

    June 17, 2009
  • Music

    February 18, 2009

    Jayhawks flocking together once again

    Founding members Mark Olson and Gary Louris rekindle musical partnership

  • Unknown

    August 15, 2007
  • Music

    June 27, 2007

    Singing the Salvation Blues

    Mark Olson lost his house and his wife, but hey—he's got a great new album

  • Unknown

    June 6, 2007

    Of Hooligans and Hootenannys

    Romantica's Ben Kyle moved to Minnesota from Belfast, fell in love with the Jayhawks, and never looked back

  • Music

    October 4, 2000

    Everyday Person

    Victoria Williams continues to celebrate the small facets of life on a grand scale

  • Arts

    September 13, 2000

    Fall Arts Preview

    A cool seasons worth of art, books, dance, film, music, and theater listings

  • Arts

    July 5, 2000

    No. 1 Record

    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.

  • Arts

    January 13, 1999

    For the Record

    The music industry released 30,000 albums in 1998. You can live without 29,990 of them.

  • Music

    October 28, 1998
  • News

    June 10, 1998

    Band Stand

    35 concerts to soundtrack your summer.

  • News

    April 22, 1998

    Picked To Click VIII

    It's an odd, autonomous, anomalous year for the 1998 City Pages New Music Poll.

  • Music

    March 25, 1998

    The Wedding Album

    An Herbalized Rickie Lee Jones?: Victoria Williams finds hippie bliss on her new album Musings of a Creekdipper.

  • Feature

    November 12, 1997