Sab the Artist released his new project "Love is in the Air" recently, and City Pages caught up with him and Mr. Chief at Rhymesayers' record store, Fifth Element this weekend. Sab was doing a little shopping before the performance, picking up a copy of the top 5 albums that changed his life. "Love is in the air," he said. "Can you smell it?" Click through to see his performance, and check out his top five albums here. PHOTOS BY B FRESH PHOTOGRAPHY on September 2, 2011.
Chef Eric Austin, better known as "Big E," prepared his twist on a cultural favorite: jerk chicken wings (with a special recipe sauce), and a watermelon ice. Photographed in his home in Minneapolis. PHOTOS BY ALMA GUZMAN. Read the story.
Viva Brazil launches their new menu, including Bacalhau, Brazilian Hot Wings, Brazilian Style Collard Greens, Feijoada Completa, Lula Frita, and the Viva Brazil Moqueca. Presented here by their chefs and co-owner, Olmedo Alvarado. Viva Brazil, 913 W. Lake St. Minneapolis, 612.871.4239,...
Summer has left the building. Or, in this case, the rooftop. Fall temperatures didn't prevent the Communion parties at Crave from closing out the season in style, celebrating 5 years of Sunday rooftop festivities. Featuring resident DJs Dustin Zahn, Strangelove, & Centrific, among many others....
Multi-platinum pop rockers Train and Maroon 5 closed out this year's
State Fair festivities sharing the headline on a sold out show for
over 13,000 fans. San Francisco singer-songwriter Matt Nathanson
opened. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on September 5th, 2011.
Friday night was absolutely nuts for September's Get Cryphy at First Avenue's Record Room. You should have been there early because only the lucky partiers who made it in before the venue was sold out at 11:30pm got a taste of Prof and Mike Mictlan on the mic all night. PHOTOS BY KEVIN O'MEARA...
Alpine Valley was deemed a destination weekend for PJ20, with Mudhoney, Queens Of the Stone Age, and the Strokes on the bill in support of Pearl Jam's 20th anniversary celebration. And it was more like an open jam on the small stages at PJ20 as Eddie Vedder, Jeff Ament, Mike McCready, and Matt...
Photos of performances by Jack White, At the Drive In, Sigur Ros, Little Dragon, Poliça, The Walkmen, Gaslight Anthem, Trampled by Turtles, Amadou and Mariam on Sunday at Lollapalooza 2012. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on August 5, 2012.
Lollapalooza 2012 Day One: The Music
"Mac" Rebennack of New Orleans, Louisiana, better know as Dr. John, performed two packed nights with his band The Lower 911 at the Leinie Lodge Bandshell at the Minnesota State Fair. PHOTOS BY STEVE COHEN on September 3, 2011.
With two Minnesotans in the band (one is a former info booth worker), it was only logical for
Motion City Soundtrack to take a trip around The Fair before their set at The Grandstand Saturday night. Here's photos of them enjoying the Fair and playing their set. PHOTOS NICK
WOSIKA SEPTEMBER 3, 2011
A little Foster The People, a little Radio Head, a little soccer, and a whole lot of fun went down Saturday night as
Weezer covered "Pumped Up Kicks" and "Paranoid Android." A fireworks finale rounded out the night.
PHOTOS NICK WOSIKA on SEPTEMBER 3RD, 2011