Communist Daughter performed in Loring Park for the kick-off of "4 Nights in Loring: Local Bands, Local Films," followed by a screening of Raising Arizona. Estate played the afterparty at Nick & Eddie. PHOTOS BY SEAN SMUDA on August 3, 2010.
Vans Warped Tour at Canterbury Park brought us everyone from Attack Attack! to Andrew WK for a day of punk, ska, crabcore, rock, emo, metalcore, *etc*. Call the tunes what you will, these kids Party Hard. PHOTOS BY ALEXA JONES on AUGUST 1, 2010.
Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit and Lucero stepped out of the bar and into the Minnesota Zoo for a fabulous Saturday night of whiskey anthems and rock'n'roll songs under the stars. PHOTOS BY ALEXA JONES on July 31, 2010.
In one of their final months at the Bedlam Theatre, the Bomp! crew gets down to house, rap jams and everything in between. PHOTOS BY ALEX UNCAPHER on July 30, 2010 (To find out what's next for Bomp!, check out our Interview with Jonathan Ackerman
The Lowertown Music Festival in St. Paul brought together the pride of the indie pop music scene in the Twin Cities on Saturday as newer bands like Peter Wolf Crier & Koo Koo Kanga Roo performed alongside veterans like Tapes 'N Tapes, Cloud Cult & Mason Jennings. The fantastic English...
The latest happy for humans and dogs, or "Yappy Hour," at Pairings in Minnetonka offered thirst-quenchers and nibbles for dogs and owners alike. The Yappy Hours, which take place twice a month on Monday nights, might surprise unsuspecting diners with a patio full of pooches, but the crowd this...
July was a big month for music in the Twin Cities, featuring tours like Lilith Fair and events like the Basilica Block Party. Indie favorites like Spoon, The Hold Steady and Band of Horses performed, as did legends like Ringo Starr, Frankie Valli and Joan Baez. BY CP PHOTOGRAPHY STAFF