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  • Booya Palooza
    Studio Booya! brought together hundreds of Hula Hoopers to try and break the record for the most people hula hooping at the same time in the same location on Sunday, July 8 at Loring Park. Even if the numbers weren't quite a record the event was filled with joy, laughter, and community, which...
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  • El-P and Killer Mike at the Fine Line
    Brooklyn's El-P tore through the Fine Line on Thursday night touring on the strength of his recent "Cancer 4 Cure" album with Killer Mike, Mr. Muthafuckin eXquire and Despot opening. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on Thursday, July 5, 2012.
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  • Freedom From Pants 2012
    What's a Minneapolis summer without PBR, bikes, and half-naked hipsters? Add one part patriotism and one part bike enthusiasts, minus the clothes and stir well. This equals the Freedom from Pants Ride. The slow-paced bike ride with a few stops for BYOB drinking traveled from the Soap Factory to...
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  • Red White and Boom! 2012
    This year's celebration featured live music, family activities, and fireworks along Main Street, between the Stone Arch Bridge and Riverplace, in Minneapolis. PHOTOS BY ERIK BLUME on Wednesday, July 4, 2012.
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  • Japandroids at 7th Street Entry
    Vancouver garage rock titans Japandroids roared through the Entry on Tuesday night, playing the final show in a globe-spanning tour with Montreal-based opener Cadence Weapon. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on Tuesday, July 3, 2012.Read the review...
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  • Maruso Street Food and Cocktails: The Tour
    Sandwiched between a nightclub and strip club on Hennepin Avenue, Maruso Street Food & Cocktails opened with a novel concept: re-create street food from around the world. The Latin, Asian, Eastern European, and American menu includes international peasant and comfort foods like banh mi,...
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  • Twin Cities: Old and New
    Here are some in-progress shots from our interactive web project, Twin Cities: Old and New, which highlights the changes in various Twin Cities locales. Photos by Emily Utne, throughout June 2012. See how it works! See the original Houston Press project
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  • Police Photos: The Baby Buried in the Backyard
    In February 2012, Duane Clark reported to police that he buried a baby in his backyard. Police had to use special tools to unfreeze the ground and dig up the 30-38 week old baby. Photos courtesy of the Crystal Police Department. Read the story...
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  • Full On Dance Party 2: Summer in the City
    The Brothers Electric crew brought a choice, connoisseur's mix of techno, disco, funk, and electro party jams to the First Avenue Record Room. PHOTOS BY DAVID ECKBLAD on Saturday, June 30, 2012.
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  • Anime Minneapolis
    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...
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  • The Walkmen at First Avenue
    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.
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  • Wilco in Duluth
    Chicago-based honorary Duluthians Wilco performed at the picturesque Bayfront Park in Duluth, Minnesota on Sunday. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on July 1, 2012.Read more about the show...
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