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  • Wavves and Best Coast at The Varsity
    Just in time for Valentine's Day, indie's "it" couple Wavves and Best Coast made a stop in Minneapolis Friday night, selling out The Varsity and filling it with their lo-fi California sounds. PHOTOS BY ANNA GULBRANDSEN on February 11, 2011
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  • Mozza Mia: The Photo Tour
    The former home of Tejas at 50th and France in Edina swapped Tex-Mex for Italian to fine effect. The new Mozza Mia focuses on gourmet pizzas and mozzarella cheese that's hand-pulled from fresh curd every day. But don't leave without sampling at least one sip of Vittorio Renda's prized...
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  • Mr. Zero's: A music lover's shop from another era
    Roseville’s Mr. Zero’s is one of the last independent entertainment shops left in Minnesota. Owner Rik Schwinden takes us on a tour of his wares. PHOTOS BY STEVE COHEN. Mr. Zero’s is located at 1744 Lexington Ave. N., Roseville; 651.489.0207
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  • St. Paul Bouncing Team tryouts
    Young women of St. Paul have been striving to be airborne long before Wilbur and Orville, Lindbergh and Earhart. Since 1886 the "right stuff" could be found with the bouncing team's bounce girls. With Yeager-like swagger and calm, Christine Pearson became the newest member of this soarin...
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  • St. Paul Ski Club Winter Carnival Tournament
    Ski jumping returned to the Winter Carnival for the first time in thirty years with competitions on four hills. Competitors range from toddlers on the small hill, to the longest jump of the night (157 feet) by Christian Friberg, just back from the FIS Junior World Championships in Estonia. The...
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  • Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt at the State Theater
    Troubadours Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt teamed up at the State Theater Monday night, delivering great songs and witty banter. PHOTOS BY STEVE COHEN on February 7, 2011.
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  • Get Cryphy Warms up for Their 3 Year Anniversary
    Get Cryphy warmed up the wheels of steel for Jimmy 2 Times' triumphant return for Get Cryphy's three year anniversary next friday in First Avenue's main room. PHOTOS BY KEVIN O'MEARA on February 4, 2011.
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  • The Decemberists at The State Theater
    The Decemberists performed the majority of their newest album The King is Dead, along with some old favorites, to a full house at The State Theater on Sunday night. The Appalachian-tinged vocals of the group Mountain Men opened the show. PHOTOS BY STACY SCHWARTZ on February 6, 2011.
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  • The World's Toughest Rodeo at the Xcel Center
    The World's Toughest Rodeo rolled through the Xcel on Friday and Saturday nights, preceded on Thursday by a Cowboy Camp for the kiddos. PHOTOS BY NIKKI MILLER on February 4, 2011.
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  • The Inn Minneapolis: The tour
    The Inn is is a welcome respite for those weary of downtown's dining scene, offering something "inn" between fast-food and special-occasion dining. The mood is subdued and the menu features the comfort foods of America past: poached chicken, braised oxtail, and cloverleaf rolls. PHOTOS BY TONY...
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  • Too Much Love at First Avenue: CP Photobooth 1/5/11
    Too Much Love was packed on Saturday with SILENT SERVANT (Sandwell District) and Soviet Panda mixing their best tracks all night long. Industrial music mixed with new age beats made for a great night. PHOTOS BY CODY LIDTKE
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  • Jillionaire from Mad Decent at Kitty Cat Klub
    Jillionaire and Jonathan Ackerman's jungle jams rocked the Kitty Cat Klub on Friday night. PHOTOS BY ALEX UNCAPHER 2/4/11
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