A diverse group of Twin Cities musicians including Tapes N Tapes, Sims, Sick of Sarah and The Goondas performed at Skinny's Ballroom for Gimme Noise and First Avenue's SXSW day party. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on March 18, 2011
It was a clear black night, a clear white moon, Jake Rudh was on the beats... With a full crowd dancing at the 10 year anniversary of Transmission at First Avenues main room. PHOTOS BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER on March 18, 2011
The Minneapolis St. Patrick's Day Association sponsored a parade on Thursday night, on Nicollet Mall (from 13th to 5th), which began at 6:30 p.m. This parade dates back to 1969 when Duff's Bar and the Bradford‚s Pub initiated a short caravan between the two pubs. PHOTOS BY RACHELLE CARLSON
Minneapolis's Doomtree Records put on a SXSW showcase with the group of the same name headlining and each of their rappers performing individually, including the premier of the Four Fists (Astronautalis and P.O.S.). PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS.
Chef/owners Stewart and Heidi Woodman recently reincarnated their highly
lauded restaurant, Heidi's, which was destroyed in a fire last year. Heidi's
2.0 resembles a stage set with its dramatic lighting and bold artwork, and
diners may watch the cooks' kitchen performances through a one-way...
After the Republican National Convention left the Twin Cities in 2008, the host committee still had a surplus of charitable donations left over. Though the bulk would go to charity, other individuals and companies have received payments years after the convention. Political experts who analyzed...
Middle Brother featuring members of Dawes, Deer Tick & Delta Spirit rocked Monday at First Avenue. Deer Tick and Dawes themselves along with Delta Spirit's Matthew Vasquez and special guest Jonny Corndawg opened the show. PHOTOS BY STEVE COHEN on March 14, 2011
On March 10th-13th, Beyond Ballroom Dance Company performed at the Ritz Theater in downtown Minneapolis. The dancers performed with flair, finesse, and even comedy, in a performance that truly moved beyond the standard ballroom dance. In a mix of partner, group and single dances, dancers...
Thought Thieves, Angelspit and Radical G joined Lords of Acid at Ground Zero on Saturday for a crazy, raunchy night with a crowd as diverse as Lords of Acid themselves. PHOTOS BY ALEX UNCAPHER on March 12, 2011