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  • Fantastic flowers at Art in Bloom 2013
    This year, Minneapolis Institute of Arts celebrated three decades of Art in Bloom. The four-day spring exhibition juxtaposed the museum's iconic artwork with floral interpretations by artists and commercial florists. From roses to lilies and snapdragons to poppies, there was no shortage of...
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  • 10 Shot Comparisons Between the 1974 and 2013 Gatsbys
    Because it was high-time for the animated GIF version of the Great American Novel. Anyone who's familiar with the 1974 version of The Great Gatsby with Robert Redford should recognize the scenes and shots from trailers for the 2013 version, which premieres May 10 with Leonardo DiCaprio. Here,...
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  • Fleetwood Mac at the Xcel, 4/28/13
    Fleetwood Mac returned to a sold out Xcel Energy Center Sunday night for a powerful show featuring their biggest hits of the Buckingham-Nicks era, some new material, amazing muscianship and, yes, a fair amount of twirling. PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on April 28, 2013 Don't forget to check out the...
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  • Lucero at First Avenue, 4/26/13
    On a night when Minnesota sports were awful, the music was solid at First Avenue. Langhorne Slim opened things up for alt-punk-country-rockers Lucero, who's eleventh album Texas & Tennessee was just released on April 23rd. PHOTOS BY RYAN CUTLER on April 26, 2013
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  • Cloud Cult at First Avenue, 4/27/13
    Cloud Cult sold out First Avenue for the first of two shows at First Avenue. Brooklyn songwriter JBM opened. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on April 27, 2013
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  • Surprise Doomtree and Roosevelt High student performance, 4/26/13
    Doomtree wrapped up a spoken word and rap workshop with Roosevelt High students with a performance in their auditorium, an event that these lucky students won't soon forget. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on April 26, 2013
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  • Justice at Epic, 4/26/13
    Justice spent Friday night spinning an eclectic DJ set at Epic in downtown Minneapolis. When the lights came on, the French duo kept on playing, and they stuck around afterwards to sign autographs for the energetic crowd. PHOTOS BY ANNA GULBRANDSEN on April 26, 2013.
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  • Danny Brown at the Triple Rock, 4/26/13
    Detroit rapper Danny Brown helped Minneapolis rap fans ring in the spring with a sold out show at the Triple Rock. Kitty opened. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on April 26, 2013.
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  • Polica at First Avenue, 4/24/13
    Poliça returned to a sold-out First Avenue on Wednesday night, ending nearly a month of touring with a triumphant hometown show. Night Moves and Ronia opened. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on April 24, 2013
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  • Naked Girls Reading: Behind the scenes of "Banned Books" [NSFW]
    Naked Girls Reading is a collective of ladies across the world that enjoy literature, and reading it--naked. City Pages photographer Rebecca McDonald caught up with the Minneapolis chapter (Elektra Cute, Dahlia Dulce, Queenie Von Curves, Curtis, and Dom) at a private dinner party, as they...
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  • Pain & Gain: From New Times Story to Michael Bay Film
    In 1999, the Miami New Times published a three-part series called "Pain & Gain" by writer Pete Collins. The story revolved around a gang of local bodybuilders with a penchant for steroids, strippers, and quick cash. They later became known as Miami's Sun Gym gang and quickly developed a taste...
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  • Minnesota Vikings Cheerleader Auditions 2013
    The Minnesota Vikings cheerleaders held the final round of tryouts for the 2013 season at Mall of America Tuesday night in front of a panel of judges and a massive crowd of onlookers. PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on April 23, 2013
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