Over 20 Twin Cities bands and dozens of hometown performers paid tribute to The Replacements' "Tim" on the album's 25th anniversary with nearly five hours of performances in both the First Avenue main room and the 7th St. Entry to benefit the Twin Cities Music Community Trust. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on Nov. 26, 2010
The old school crusher of all things drum and bass flew in to Minneapolis with his Human/Subhuman label co-owner Steve "Smash" Gordon and others for a TC Dubstep night at The Loft. It was a packed show! PHOTOS BY NICK PATTON on Nov. 26, 2010
The Ike Reilly Assassination continued on a legendary, long-running tradition of pre-thanksgiving rock at First Avenue on Wednesday. John Swardson & Get Gone and White Light Riot opened. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on Nov. 24, 2010
What better way to kick off the long Thanksgiving weekend than with some house, drum and bass and techno in three rooms at the Loft? DJs JPLS, Alexander East and Hadji headlined. PHOTOS BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER on Nov. 24, 2010
John Mellencamp may have dropped Cougar from his name in the '80s but there were plenty in attendance last night as
the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer concluded his two night stand at the Orpheum in Minneapolis. PHOTOS BY NICK WOSIKA on Nov. 23, 2010
From Grant Hart's drums to the Replacements' hotel room keys to Soul Asylum's promotional condoms, the MNHS preserves relics from the Twin Cities' most legendary bands. PHOTOS BY STEVE COHEN.
Article: The Minnesota Historical Society preserves local music history
On Thursday, Nov. 18, Anthem Heart debuted a new night at the Varisty theater featuring Wants Vs Needs DJs for their first installment. It was a fun night filled with colorful projections and fun dance and hip-hop remixes. Photos by Anthem Heart & Playatta.