Music Critic Roundtable: What’s the State of Concert Reviewing in the Twin Cities?
Let's ask six local reviewers!
What’s the State of Alternative Media in the Twin Cities?
We talked shop with newish digital outlets Bring Me the News, Minnesota Reformer, MinnPost, Sahan Journal, and Minneapolis Voices.
Racket Depends on Readers Like You
With Carbon Sound, Julian Green Hopes to Expand Our Definition of ‘Black Music’
Can he make MPR’s urban alternative stream/website a force for promoting Black music in Minnesota?
Workday Magazine is Relaunching to Better Tell Pro-Labor Stories
Come celebrate tonight at Arbeiter Brewing in Minneapolis.
Let’s Hear From the 2 MN Journalists Elon Musk Just Banned From Twitter
Two Minnesota-connected journalists—Aaron Rupar and Tony Webster—on being subjected to the demented whims of a megalomaniac oligarch.
After 120+ Years, the Minnesota Daily Quietly Killed Its Print Edition
The Daily went digital during the pandemic. It stayed that way.
Local Black Media Owners: We’ve Not Seen a Dime of Political Ad Buys
Sheletta Brundidge is challenging churches to not host politicians who don't spend with Black-owned media outlets.
Racket’s Year In Review: August 2021-July 2022
Highlights and takeaways from year one, plus a few goals and expectations for year two.
Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Support Your Child’s Musical Dreams
Plus St. Louis Park's sewage woes, a local 'Jeopardy!' winner, and pot party perils in today's Flyover.