Anime Minneapolis is the second largest anime convention in Minneapolis, with over 2,500 people converging on the Ramada Inn by Mall of America. The Minneapolis anime convention features cosplay, anime, guests, dealers, video games, a rave, free ramen, artists, and more. PHOTOS BY TAYLOR PAINO on July 1, 2012.
The slightly mellowed but mature and happy-to-be-here Walkmen put on an intense show to an enthusiastic crowd at First Avenue. With Chicago based (St. Paul native) Young Man. PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on June 30, 2012.
MPR's Wits ended their third season on Saturday night with a sold out show at the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, featuring Amy Sedaris and nerd-rockers They Might Be Giants. Host John Moe, along with John Munson, Janey Winterbauer, and the rest of the band, kept the live broadcast moving along...
Covering the years 1979 through 1992, the exhibition This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s at the Walker Art Center presents works made by a diverse group of more than 90 artists. On view June 30—Sept. 30, 2012. PHOTOS BY TAYLOR PAINO on June 30, 2012.
Recently reunited Milwaukee emo band the Promise Ring performed at the Varsity Theater on Wednesday night, their first Minneapolis performance in over 10 years. Mark Mallman and Grant Hart opened. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on June 27, 2012.Read the review...
STORY: What to Where: Arrow, Guthrie Theater, Sea Change
Photographer: Corey Tenold
Stylists: Sarah Edwards and Davee Ek
Production Assistant: Melinda Guajardo
Models: Ashlee Walker and Joe Laue for Vision
Hair: Amber Heckert
MUA: Vor Lea Keo
Howard Jones performed his first two albums, Human's Lib and Dream into Action at the Varsity Theatre Tuesday evening--two classic albums that defined a generation, performed live and in full. This show featured the songs recreated using modern and classic synthesizers. PHOTOS BY TAYLOR PAINO...
Feisty the seal had a night on the town when flash-floods ripped through Duluth's Lake Superior Zoo. He and his neighbor, Berlin the polar bear, were transported to Como Zoo this week, where the travelers are housed in dedicated exhibits. PHOTOS BY ERIK BLUME on Tuesday, June 26, 2012.
The new Devil's Advocate bar just off Nicollet Mall has one thing on its mind: meatballs. Well, OK, two things: meatballs and beer. You can order your meatballs on their own or as sliders or hoagies, with a choice of sauces. Your best bets are the meaty meatballs (beef, chicken, pork), though...