2014 was a year filled with stories that were hilarious, heartbreaking, and everywhere in between. Here's a look back at each of City Pages' cover stories this year. Click each headline to check out that week's feature.
Frozen Teens played their last show ever alongside Wild Child, Waveless, and Nato Coles & the Blue Diamond Band at the Hexagon Bar. PHOTOS BY ADAM DEGROSS on December 31, 2014
Frozen Teens Are Calling It Quits
Rising R&B star Jhené Aiko packed the Skyway Theatre Sunday night with a diverse crowd who was ready to groove to her trip-hop jams. Openers SZA and Odd Future spinoff the Internet kept the fans moving throughout the night. PHOTOS BY TONY NELSON on December 21, 2014
Thousands of people showed up at the Mall of America on Saturday to participate in the Black Lives Matter protest. We were there to capture some of the day's most powerful moments on camera. PHOTOS BY JESSIE JOHNSON and SUSAN DU on December 20, 2014
Black Lives Matter Minneapolis organized a protest and demonstration at the Mall of America's East Rotunda. After repeated warnings over the PA to disperse, the protesters remained until the police and security personnel ushered people out of the rotunda. PHOTOS BY NICK KOZEL on December 20, 2014
Folks gathered at the Varsity Theater to celebrate craft spirits and craft cocktails at City Pages' first-ever Cocktailian event, and we captured all the fun in our photobooth. PHOTOS BY VENTURE PHOTOGRAPHY on December 11, 2014
Cocktailian at the Varsity: People and Scenes
Some longtime fans were saddened when Little Szechuan on St. Paul's University Avenue changed its concept to hotpot only. After all, this beloved Chinese restaurant had been the gold standard for the chewiest Dan Dan noodles, creamiest tofu, hottest beef ribs, and real-deal cumin lamb. The full...
First Avenue was packed to the walls for the last Doomtree Blowout Ever. Ever? Yes, ever! The crew invited some of their closest friends to join them onstage for an all-star-studded night. Guest artist included Grrrl Party, Big Zach, Har Mar Superstar, Astronautalis, Prof, and I Self Devine....