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    Tori Amos Hypnotizes at O’Shaughnessy Auditorium

    It’s easy to understand why Tori Amos was only 5 years old when she received a full ride scholarship to the Peabody Institute at John Hopkins University. It is also easy to see why she was suspended at 11 for what Rolling Stone Magazine called “musical insubordination.” I have seen thousands of bands and musicians […] More

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    Ron Pope Works His Way Through First Avenue

    Ron Pope hit the first avenue stage last night in support of his latest release Work. Having been burned by a recording label,  Ron took control as an independent artist and has not looked back. His latest effort was recorded in a Nashville studio in just 7 days, leaving it as spontaneous as it is edgy. […] More

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    Indigo Girls Perform Songs Old & New at The Minnesota Zoo

    In 1985 Amy Ray and Emily Saliers released their self-titled EP Indigo girls. Thirty-two years and eighteen albums later they brought their extensive collection to two sold out nights as part of the Minnesota Zoo music series. Opening for the Indigo girls was new artist Becky Warren whose bluesy voice and southern twang seemed to […] More