Clay Aiken's "Claymates" were out in full force on Saturday at the State Theatre. Aiken was there to show off his chops and to promote his new album of old standards, Tried & True. PHOTOS BY STACY SCHWARTZ on March 5, 2011
A slew of bass-hungry, dubstep-fueled zombies invaded the Loft on Saturday to celebrate Mardi Gras, zombie style. Creative minds Jonathan Lopez and Nathan Ryan Affield collaborated to orchestrate their first event under their new promotion company KhaosDux. For their opening installment "Aim...
Despite ridiculously cold Minneapolis temperatures, experimental dream pop trio Asobi Seksu drew a solid crowd on Tuesday night at the 7th Street Entry, treating the audience to a number of tunes from their recent LP Fluorescence. Fellow NYC group Brahms opened the show. PHOTOS BY JON BEHM on...
Seattle's Telekinesis and Raleigh's The Love Language braved the more frigid temperatures of Minneapolis to delight the crowd at the 7th Street Entry. They were joined by local band Red Pens. PHOTOS BY ANNA GULBRANDSEN on March 2, 2011.
Nicole Atkins, in support of her new album Mondo Amore, warmed up a cool
Turf Club Tuesday night with her revamped backup band, The Black Sea -
featuring some stellar guitar playing from Irina Yalkowsky - and
openers, Cotton Jones. PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON ON MARCH 1, 2011
Downtown Edina is quite a stretch from what American Spanish speakers might
call a barrio, but its residents are already flocking to the third outpost
of Ryan Burnet and Tim Rooney's tequila bar concept. The new Cocina del
Barrio adds the Spanish word for "kitchen" to its name to reflect...
Netta Johnson's game went dowsing for ghosts in the haunted tunnels under Errant Gear, a "fringe fashion" store off East Lake Street. Also included, some outtakes from our cover shoot.PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON.COVER STYLIST: NICOLE FAE. COVER MODEL: MARI LANAE.
Tyler Hansen's crew of St. Paul LARPers recently launched an assault on team of rogue vampires. A bloody good time was had by all. Also included, some outtakes from our cover shoot.PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON.COVER STYLIST: NICOLE FAE. COVER MODEL: MARI LANAE.
Real-Phonic 8th Commandment Revival at First Avenue featuring Trampled By Turtles, Erik Koskinen, Molly Maher, Dead Man Winter, Charlie Parr, Ashleigh Still, Mike Gunther and Jahskinens to Benefit Erik Koskinen. PHOTOS BY STEVE COHEN on Feb. 28, 2011
It may be a short month, but there was still plenty happening in the Twin Cities music scene in February. Local music venues played host to legends like Gang of Four, Kenny Rogers, Lucinda Williams and Motorhead. Meanwhile, club music was in full swing at regular events like Get Cryphy and...