Swedish trio Miike Snow walked on to the stage at the Varsity Theater backlit by a flood of lights and wearing white masks, proceeding to delight the packed crowd with several atmospheric live versions from their self-titled debut album, as well as upbeat singles like "Animal." Openers were Barcelona-based band Delorean. Photos by Anna Gulbrandsen on April 6, 2010.
More images from the first day of spring and last day of SXSW in Austin, TX on Saturday, March 21. Featuring M. Ward, Echo and the Bunnymen, Will Sheff of Okkervil River, and more. PHOTOS BY PATRICK MICHELS
You can satisfy your sweet tooth with as little as ten cents (gumballs, Bit-O-Honeys, and Satellite Wafers for example) or as much as $50 (candy perfume!) at Sugar Sugar, a chic new candy shop in South Minneapolis. 3803 Grand Avenue South. PHOTOS BY JESSICA CHAPMAN
The Northrop was a zany maze of people on Saturday night when E!'s Chelsea Handler came to woo the audience with her overtly sarcastic topical humor. Subjects touched on: Cats vs Dogs, ex-boyfriends, Angelina and Brad and more. PHOTOS BY ALEXA JONES
Lady Gaga, Green Day, Blues Traveler, Metric, Wolfmother, The Ettes, Deer Tick, MGMT, The Arcade Fire, Soundgarden and more played Chicago's Grant Park over the weekend of August 6-8, 2010. Photos by Mark C. Austin.
Only about 1,000 folks showed up, wristbands in tow, to have their copies of Going Rogue signed by Sarah Palin. Bonus: check out the hilarity when Palin almost signs a copy of our "Going Crazy" parody issue. PHOTOS BY NICK VLCEK