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  • City Pages Month In Music: July 2010
    July was a big month for music in the Twin Cities, featuring tours like Lilith Fair and events like the Basilica Block Party. Indie favorites like Spoon, The Hold Steady and Band of Horses performed, as did legends like Ringo Starr, Frankie Valli and Joan Baez. BY CP PHOTOGRAPHY STAFF
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  • Blitzen Trapper at First Avenue
    Blitzen Trapper made the trek from Oregon to Minneapolis for the first time in a year and a half much to the delite of the 1st Ave faithful. PHOTOS BY NICK WOSIKA on July 28, 2010
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  • Solera Communion Rooftop Party with Terry Mullan
    Jackin' beats and cocktails all day long into the evening with a great headlining DJ who brought the funk back to Minneapolis! With Strangelove, Ghetto, Jiz The Goods. PHOTOS BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER on July 25, 2010
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  • Racktacular II: Treasure the Chest at the Turf
    After sets from Alpha Consumer and Communist Daughter, the ladies of Lili's Burlesque modeled art bras up for auction at the Turf on Saturday night for Racktacular II: Treasure the Chest, a breast cancer benefit. PHOTOS BY ALEXA JONES
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  • Langhorne Slim at Varsity Theater
    With a little twang and a whole lotta energy, Langhorne Slim shows the crowd at the Varsity Theater how this thing called rock 'n' roll is done. Ha Ha Tonka opened. Great show! PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on June 28, 2010
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  • Gaslight Anthem at First Avenue
    The Gaslight Anthem captivated a packed First Avenue with a marathon set featuring old and new. The extended encore was icing on the cake, featuring a bring-the-house-down cover of 'Teenage Wasteland.' PHOTOS BY ANNA GULBRANDSEN on July 26, 2010.
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  • The Swell Season at First Avenue
    Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova with the Swell Season bring their passionate songs & tight harmonies to a packed First Avenue Sunday night. PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on July 25, 2010.
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  • The "Mad Men" Season Premiere Party at Jax Cafe
    The Man Men crazy carried on in Minneapolis on Sunday with VitaMN's well-attended screening and dinner at Jax! Check out these mod ladies and gentlemen who dressed up for the party. PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on July 25, 2010.
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  • Ringo Starr's All-Starr Band at Mystic Lake Casino
    Ringo Starr's All-Starr Band featured Gary Wright (Dream Weaver, Love Is Alive), Wally Palmer of The Romantics (What I Like About You, Talking In Your Sleep), Rick Derringer (Hang On Sloopy, Rock and Roll Hoochie Koo), Edgar Winter (Free Ride, Frankenstein) and the guy from Mr. Mister (Kyrie,...
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  • Red Bull Flugtag: The teams dress up and get ready to fly
    An estimated 90,000 people converged on Harriet Island to witness these teams compete in the Red Bull Flugtag, an event where homemade contraptions are made to see which can fly the longest. PHOTOS BY NICK WOSIKA on July 24, 2010 More: See the flights.
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  • Red Bull Flugtag sets new world record in St. Paul
    A new world record was set at the Red Bull Flugtag this Saturday in St. Paul, when Major Trouble and the Dirty Dixies from Inver Grove Heights broke the RBF record for longest flight. A bunch of crashes happened, too. PHOTOS BY NICK WOSIKA on July 24, 2010 More: See the teams.
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  • Bassgasm 2 feat. Terry Mullan, Tommie Sunshine & more
    More than 70 DJs and hundreds of dance music fans converged upon First Avenue for Woody McBride's big show. PHOTOS BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER on July 23, 2010
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