• Blogs

    December 19, 2012

    Twin Cities musicians on Christmas music at its best and worst

    Each December, you can bet your bough of holly that if a retail space has a PA system, it will pause its cheaply licensed Muzak in favor of Christmas' more expensive, but consumer-enabling, catalogue. Radio stations will cease regular programming for weeks, often witnessing an increase in listenersh ... More >>

  • Music

    September 26, 2012

    The Chalice take hold of hip hop

    All-woman revelation represents ultra-talented ladies in the lead

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2012

    Morrissey's U.S. tour dates -- Minneapolis show in October

    The only person able to be un-delighted about Morrissey's upcoming tour is Moz himself. Given his rep for delightfully dour demeanor, no sweat for the rest of us. The King of Mope has announced an aggressive two-month U.S. tour to finish off 2012, and Minneapolis is in his sights.This could be one o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2012

    Tribe & Big Cats! unveil "P.I.L.L.S" off Space album, plus MaLLy video cameo

    Related: Truthbetold on Tribe & Big Cats! next record, Soundset strategyYes! Summer's heating up with another major hip-hop release coming courtesy of the Tribe & Big Cats! Space comes our way on July 10, and will be available for free download on the group's site. "I feel like that's gonna ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2012

    Jane's Addiction announce local show at the Brick, a new Minneapolis nightclub

    ​Those of you who saw Jane's Addiction's tour announcement yesterday probably asked the same question that many other local residents did when they saw the venue listed next to the Minneapolis date on March 19th -- What the hell is the Brick? It turns out that the Brick is a new Minneapolis ro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2011

    Tribe & Big Cats! release Make Good tonight at 7th St. Entry

    ​Waterbury Studios, tucked away inside an old industrial building in Northeast Minneapolis, is a quirky, eclectic place. Walk down the halls and you'll see one room painted bright red, another with a John Lennon portrait on the wall. In the control room, there's a Brazilian flag hanging up and, on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2011

    The Tribe and Big Cats! aim for 'real hip-hop without the elitism'

    ​"We are not underground artists.  We have no desire to be underground," declares Truth Be Told, MC from the rap trio the Tribe and Big Cats!, during our interview at Waterbury Studios.

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    June 8, 2005

    Ken Burns brings World War II to Luverne, MN

    Luverne, Minnesota, will join Sacramento (CA), Mobile (AL), and Waterbury (CT), in the next Ken Burns documentary entitled "The War," about life during World War II. In looking for a small, Midwestern town, producer Lynn Novick said they came across Clinton Aanenson, a Luverne native who served as a ... More >>

  • News

    March 31, 1999

    Sherlock Homes

    Minneapolis's Victorian gems have endured boom times, bad times, and some godawful weather. Now they face their greatest danger yet: government ownership and a new brand of antique "collectors."