At long last, we get to hear "Linger" live -- a track frontwoman Dolores O'Riordan launched into 3 songs deep, the show giving off a very intimate feel despite being sold out. PHOTOS BY STEVE COHEN on Nov. 28, 2009
Black Eyed Peas invaded St. Paul's Xcel Center last night on their "The E.N.D. Tour." While wearing costumes suggestive of Bladerunner meets Afrika Bambaata meets Edward Scissorhands. they shook the stands with their hit songs "I Gotta Feeling," "Where is the Love," My Humps" and "Boom Boom...
Their crowd-pleasing set at a very sold-out First Avenue on Monday night went over well amongst their devoted fans, but while their feel-good songs are all rather uplifting, they ultimately lack both a spark and a spirit to make them truly memorable. PHOTOS BY STEVE COHEN
Jerry Cantrell leads the reunited Alice In Chains with Mike Inez on bass, Sean Kinney on drums and William DuVall taking over as front man from the late Layne Staley. The band close out their tour at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul on March 21st. PHOTOS BY STEVE COHEN
Ike Reilly tore up First Avenue's mainroom with his annual Thanksgiving show. This year's openers were locals Crossing Guards and The Magnolias, both solid performers in their own right, but the crowd was definitely there to see Reilly perform his songs of heartache, drugs, booze & life. As...
Not to get all Footloose on you, but apparently dancing is a great way to give thanks. Raving might be taking it a little far, but here are pics from Thanksgiving Eve's 3-room dance music bash that also spilled into the old To Soho storefront. PHOTOS BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER
Locals Peter Wolf Crier blew away headliner Harper Simon at the Cedar Cultural Center on Tuesday night. The other-worldly vocals, the painful yet hopeful lyrics, and wonderful instrumentation proved that Minneapolis continues to generate amazing talent. PHOTOS BY STACY SCHWARTZ