Sweet nothings is a ridiculous phrase, is it not? We can all agree that we would rather have sweet somethings over sweet nothings. But with so much ganache, mousse, and buttercream, so many glazes, curls, and various nut brittles, how do you know which sweet somethings are worth seeking out and saving after-dinner stomach space for? Our guide to the best and brightest of Twin Cities desserts is here, just in time for you to treat yo’ self. PHOTOS BY BENJAMIN CARTER GRIMES
Musicians from across genres and the state participated in a 28-hour "drone-in" to support Doctors Without Borders at the Cedar Cultural Center. Low headlined the Friday night primetime slot. PHOTOS BY MARK N. KARTARIK on February 7th, 2014.
One thing's for certain... the start to 2014 was damn cold. Despite the frigid temps, tons of snow, and that brutal windchill, folks in Minnesota managed to get out of the house to combat cabin fever with live music and more.
A sold out First Avenue danced, sang along and danced some more Tuesday night as the Trey Anastasio Band satisfied the faithful with their horn laden, guitar jamming grooves. PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on February 4, 2014
Austin psych rockers Black Angels performed at First Avenue on Monday night, bringing along the legendary Roky Erickson to open for them. Brooklynites Golden Animals opened as well. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on February 3, 2014
Twin Cities luminaries paid tribute to Joe Strummer and the Clash in honor of Daniel Levy and in support of Free Arts Minnesota with acts including Jake Hanson, James Diers, Jim Anton & Al Church, Aby Wolf, BNLX, Greg Grease, and others. PHOTOS BY STEVEN COHEN on February 1, 2014
Producers Queenie von Curves, Sweetpea, and Myron Johnson put on Diversi-Tease, a burlesque showcase, at the Ritz Theater. Hosted by World Famous "Bob," the weekend of four shows and seminars included luminaries from around the country, such as Toni "Satin Doll" Elling, Sydni Deveraux, Russell...