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  • Day of Dignity 2012
    Twin Cities hip hop elite came out for Brother Ali's 2nd Annual Day of Dignity at Masjid-An-Nur, a day of free music and service to the North Minneapolis community. Featured this year were Atmosphere and Stalley, but the lineup included appearances from Prof, Sims, MaLLy, The Reminders, Y.N....
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  • Frightmares 2012: Freaky Fun
    The inferno and all of the ghoulish attractions at Frightmares at Buck Hill will be open Friday October 5 through Sunday October 28. A visit to Frightmares at Buck Hill includes a bonfire, live music every Friday and Saturday, a full service bar and more. PHOTOS BY ANTONIO RODRIGUEZ on...
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  • Gaylaxicon 2012: The People
    This weekend marked the return of Gaylaxicon, a three-day sci-fi convention filled with wild costumes, interesting panel talks, movie screenings, game shows with prizes, and other fun activities with a LGBTQ focus. PHOTOS BY ANTONIO RODRIGUEZ on Friday, October 5, 2012.
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  • Gossip at the Fine Line, 10/6/12
    Promoting their new album A Joyful Noise, the trio fronted by diva Beth Ditto filled the Fine Line on Saturday night for an energetic evening of soulful disco-punk. They were joined by Magic Mouth and Bonnie Montgomery. PHOTOS BY ANNA GULBRANDSEN on October 6, 2012.
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  • Brother Ali at First Avenue, 10/5/12
    Hometown hero Brother Ali and his backing band, Blank Tape Beloved, performed the first of two consecutive shows for a packed house Friday night as part of their nationwide tour supporting Ali's new "Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color" album. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on October 5,...
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  • Cirque du SoGay IV: The People
    Put together by the Queer Bike Gang, the fourth-annual Cirque du SoGay brought bikers in costume to the streets of Minneapolis last Saturday. PHOTOS BY KENDRA SUNDVALL on October 6, 2012.
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  • Fall Art Tour 2012: People and Art
    For the first time, the annual Fall Art Tour that occurred Saturday included a guided bus tour that brought participants around to the galleries of different colleges in both Minneapolis and St. Paul, where participants were led by tour guides to different galleries, complete with refreshments...
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  • Amanda Palmer at First Avenue, 10/3/12
    Amanda Palmer ended her latest tour in Minneapolis on Wednesday night at First Avenue, bringing her own version of dirty glamour to the stage. To the delight of the crowd, Palmer's husband Neil Gaiman told a story, and openers included Jherek Bischoff, The Simple Pleasure, and "Boston's Premier...
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  • The Chalice at 7th Street Entry, 9/28/12
    Rising rap stars The Chalice sold out the 7th Street Entry Friday night, celebrating the release of their "We Are The Chalice" EP. A. Wolf and Her Claws and La Manchita opened. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on September 28, 2012.
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  • Mint Condition at First Avenue, 9/28/12
    Local R&B sensation Mint Condition played to a packed and well-dressed house at First Avenue on Saturday night. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on September 28, 2012.
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  • Copper Pot: The Tour
    If you'd like to expand your Indian food horizons beyond chicken tikka masala and rogan josh, Copper Pot Indian Grill in downtown Minneapolis is bringing a bit of adventure to the cuisine. The new restaurant in the Lumber Exchange building is doing high-end, inventive Indian food with generally...
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  • Wine lovers at the 2012 City Pages Fall Wine Tasting
    Hundreds of wines, delicious appetizers, and great live music took over the international market square on friday night. PHOTOS BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER on September 28, 2012.
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