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  • SXSW: White Light Riot
    Minneapolis' White Light Riot played at Fuze on Friday, March 14.
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  • SXSW: Solid Gold
    Minneapolis' psychedelic dance groove combo Solid Gold played at the Thirsty Nickel on Friday, March 14.
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  • Red House Records at SXSW, March 13
    Minnesotans rocked SXSW Thursday, with St. Paul-based roots label Red House Records throwing a showcase party and melodic indie rockers White Light Riot ... well, just partying.
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  • The Pines on the road to SXSW
    Local folk/indie group The Pines are playing several shows at South By Southwest, and photographer Darin Back is traveling with them. Here are shots from The Pines' trip to Austin, including a show at Knuckleheads in Kansas City.
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  • Gone Baby Gone: adoption malpractice case
    Meet Ty and Stacy Mooney -- and Rylee, the baby that was theirs for a time. Read Jeff Shaw's feature story and his extended Reporter's Notebook blog post about the disrupted adoption that has resulted in Minnesota's first adoption malpractice case.
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  • The Most Serene Republic and Grand Archives
    The two indie bands played at the 7th St. Entry on Friday, March 7. Read Desiree Weber's review.
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  • Naked sushi at Temple
    This weekend saw Temple Restaurant & Bar introduce Minneapolis to nyotaimori and nantaimori. The practice of eating sushi off a naked model began in Japan, and the words translate roughly as "female body presentation" (nyotaimori) and "male body presentation" (nantaimori). Read Jeff Shaw's review.
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  • Marian Bantjes graphic art
    "Half the fun of looking at Marian Bantjes's graphic art," writes Ben Palosaari, "is simply absorbing its ornate beauty. The other half is figuring out what it means and how it works together as a unit." The Vancouver-based Bantjesworks in media ranging from ballpoint pen drawings to writing...
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  • Winter Bluegrass Weekend
    The Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Association's Winter Bluegrass Weekend was held at the Plymouth Radisson Feb. 29-March 2. Read Fish DeSmith's review.
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  • The Hives and The Donnas
    Swedish garage rockers the Hives and perpetual next big thing the Donnas played at First Avenue Thursday, Feb. 28.
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  • Month in Photos: February 2008
    Our favorite images from the most fascinating stories of the month that was.
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  • Sia and Har Mar Superstar
    Each visually interesting in their own way, Australian singer Sia and legendary Har Mar Superstar impressed at the Fine Line on Tuesday, Feb. 26, writes Jeff Shaw.
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