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The Monday Morning Playlists Return! (Yes, I Know It’s Friday.)

5 great new local songs. 5 great new national songs. Let's do this.

June 2, 2023

Summer Guide 2023: Concerts, Festivals, Comedy

It’s not officially summer yet, but it’s already summer in our minds and hearts.

Rico Nasty Sweated Herself Blind at Amsterdam

The fierce, fashionable rapper allowed everyone in the room to vent gleeful rage.

Happy Birthday Bob Dylan! Read a Chapter from a New, Locally Angled Book About ‘Blood On the Tracks’

Acknowledging the Minneapolis studio aces who only recently got credit for helping create a masterpiece.

Count Down to Memorial Day With Your Complete Concert Calendar: May 23-29

Pretty much all the live music you can catch in the Twin Cities this week.

May 23, 2023

What Killed the Twin Cities Music Festivals?

Festivals popped up throughout the greater metro area for two decades. They've mostly vanished.

Yves Tumor Suggests New Possibilities for Rock at First Ave

The unclassifiable experimental rocker flaunted charisma and daring Saturday night.

May 15, 2023

Your 2023 Guide to Outdoor Minnesota Concerts and Music Fests

From Bon Iver by Lake Superior to Train on 9/11, there's a whole lotta live music going down this summer.