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    November 25, 2009
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    August 14, 2009

    Gimme News Weekly Wrap-Up: August 7-13

    Murs and Slug collaboration starts to take shape, Dan Wilson announces home town tour & next week's best new releases.

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    April 17, 2009

    Gimme News Weekly Wrap-Up: April 10-16

    Lily, Bird & Kristofferson hit MPLS, Prince begs for cash, Solid Gold headliners & next week's best new releases.

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    December 24, 2008

    Minnesota Mixtape 2008

    Every year I make mix CDs of my favorite tracks, with one song per artist per disc. Here's the '08 edition, local and national. It's all from 2008 unless otherwise specified, but there are a few oldies. At the bottom are my year-end lists, because I know you needed more of those. Happy holidays! MN ... More >>

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    January 30, 2008
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    June 20, 2007
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    April 4, 2007

    Elvis in Wonderland

    Solo artist falls down rabbit hole, finds himself part of My Morning Jacket's opening band

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    December 28, 2006

    Three questions for Tapes 'N Tapes

    These local boys have had a heck of a year, rocketing from indie-rock obscurity to, um, indie-rock renown on the back of The Loon, re-released this year on XL Records. We tracked 'em down in Australia and requested some reflection.

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    December 20, 2006

    Local Music Yearbook '06

    Prince went to Vegas. Smokers went to Maplewood. Tapes 'N Tapes went to the moon. And sometime after the last zombie dance party got busted, we wrote it all down for you.

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    March 23, 2005

    And the Wind Cries Maya

    Even more galanging about M.I.A.