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  • Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles go bowling
    Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles ventured out to Bryant Lake Bowl in South Minneapolis recently for a game of ten pin--and we have the photos and score sheet to prove it. The band also happened to be there for an interview with Jeff Gage, which is available online here. PHOTOS BY TONY...
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  • The Bad Plus at The Dakota Jazz Club
    Now a Christmas week tradition for 12 years, The Bad Plus packed the Dakota for the fourth of six shows, featuring many original songs from their latest disc, "Never Stop". PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on December 26, 2010.
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  • Nocturnal Emission: Grafitti girls, skateboarders and dancers
    Who says Minnesotans can't bring out the skateboard, rap, dance, get naked and be merry during a snowstorm? That's what went down Thursday night at The Loft. 12th Strand put on "Nocturnal Emission", a body painting and art show featuring a live show with acts such as Parallax, Wide Eyes and St....
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  • Nocturnal Emission at The Loft: Photobooth (NSFW)
    On the night before Christmas Eve and another MN blizzard, the Loft above Barfly was stirring with graffiti body painting. PHOTOS BY DENIS PLASTER 12/23/10
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  • Melismatics, Thrush, and Mayda at Cause
    It was a night of music as eclectic as the holiday season at Cause with Mayda, Thrush, and The Melismatics. PHOTOS BY NICK WOSIKA on 12/23/10
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  • Swank Retro: Vintage finds for gift-giving
    Swank Retro's Alan Guttenfelder gathers vintage finds for his St. Paul store everywhere, finding his finest and funkiest treasured collections in undisturbed old estates. He opened up the store for City Pages on Monday so we could get a peek to bring you the top 40 last minute vintage gift...
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  • Kevin Kramp's bizarrely awesome knitwear
    Honored as an Artist Of The Year in CP this week, knitwear designer Kevin Kramp shows us some of the looks he's created over the last few years. PHOTOS CONTRIBUTED
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  • Christmas with Impaler
    Take a peek behind the scenes at this week's photo shoot with local metal scene staple Impaler. The photo shoot was a companion to this week's print article by Danny Sigelman about his conversation with longtime Impaler frontman Bill Lindsey, which is available online here. PHOTOS BY BRIAN...
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  • Artists of the Year 2010
    Once again we honor the special role of the creatives among us with our annual Artists of the Year issue, as a way to thank them for their unique contributions to the world. Artists have the power to move us to tears, to challenge us to think and feel, to make us see life, and ourselves, from a...
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  • The month in music: December 2010
    December brought several special events to the Twin Cities, including the 40th birthday of First Avenue, Doomtree Blowout 6, and the return of Soul Asylum to the mainroom. Veteran rockers like Hall and Oates and Heart put on shows, as did infamous shock-rockers GWAR. PHOTOS BY CP PHOTOGRAPHY...
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  • Motion City Soundtrack host Popsickle 2010 at First Avenue
    Motion City Soundtrack took over the First Ave Mainroom and 7th St. Entry for their first Popsickle Fest, featuring locals the Chord and the Faun, Now, Now, and Gospel Gossip and national acts Gold Motel, A Great Big Pile of Leaves, Foxy Shazam, Take Cover, and both acoustic and full-band sets...
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  • Menergy Presents: Tis the Season for Pleasin' Photos
    The Menergy dance night got in the holiday spirit on Saturday night. Estate, Bach, Sweet Talk Radio, and The Nightstalker delivered audio presents to all the naughty boys and girls on the dance floor. PHOTOS BY ANTHEM HEART on Saturday, December 18, 2010.
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