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    Billie Eilish Serenades Sold Out 7th St. Entry

    On yet another blizzard-ridden spring day in Minneapolis (yes, it is still snowing here in Minnesota) I had the opportunity of checking out a very sold out Billie Eilish show at the 7th St. Entry over at First Ave. Knowing nothing other than her track “&burn” that features Vince Staples, I didn’t really know what […] More

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    Wolf Alice Rocks First Avenue

    First Avenue was already pretty packed when I arrived. When I mention ‘packed’ at First Avenue, that means the crowd stretched past the sound booth and people were already congregating on the stairs to get a good view. The Big Pink was already underway. The band is from London (like Wolf Alice) and has a […] More

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    Portugal. The Man Shows Grammy Grit

    Here we go again, into the packed Palace. The hype for Portugal. The Man is high. They are coming off of a Grammy-winning group performance for “Feel It Still” from their eighth (8th!) studio album, Woodstock, that came out the middle of last year. Their opener, Twin Peaks, is no stranger to the Palace. They opened […] More

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    Gramatik Gives Great Pre-Bowl Show

    Walking into the Skyway for a Gramatik show on the day before the Super Bowl, you just assume things are going to get out of control. As I walk in, it’s about 10pm. There was a large group of people here, plenty of space though still left. Which, I was honestly surprised at, but considering […] More

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    First Aid Kit & Van William Play A Packed Palace Theatre

    It was a blistering twenty degrees in the fair city of Saint Paul last night as First Aid Kit and their friend, Van William took to the Palace Theatre. This show has been absolutely sold out for months. Frankly, the last time First Aid Kit came to town, which was 2014, it was also absolutely […] More

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    Joywave Plays Sold Out 7th St. Entry

    Happy Thanksgiving to all! I am guessing most of you were busy yesterday prepping for the big day, but have no fear, Alex is here to give you the details on the great sold out Joywave show you missed (or didn’t and you wanted to see some great photos to help you remember). Rochester, NY’s Maybird […] More

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    Odesza Blows Away Sold Out Myth

    Wednesday brought an absolutely sold out crowd to the Myth. Bringing Kasbo, Sofi Tukker, and Odesza on the docket. Kasbo is still touring on his Umbrella Club EP that he released in 2015. Since then the Swedish DJ has been releasing a constant stream of singles. Sofi Tukker, the duo from New York is touring on […] More

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    REZZ Hypnotizes Halloween Show at Skyway

    Halloween was an absolute blast with Rezz yesterday. I haven’t been to the Skyway Theatre in a bit. The last time I was here I saw Twenty One Pilots before they released their latest album. Rezz is currently touring on her new album, Mass Manipulation that came out August 4th. The album is her debut and with […] More

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    Moon Taxi Rocks the Fine Line [REVIEW + PHOTOS]

    Wednesday brought Tennessee’s Moon Taxi to the Fine Line Music Café. The first impression immediately is this place was packed early and that was because their opening act was New York’s Too Many Zooz, the infamous viral sensation and “brass house” trio. They released their first LP back in June of 2016, Subway Gawdz. Matched […] More

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    JR JR: Back with Great New Music at Fine Line [REVIEW + PHOTOS]

    Friday brought JR JR and Hembree to the Fine Line Music Café in Downtown Minneapolis. Being a fan of SiriusXM Alt Nation (Channel 36) I was excited to catch these two bands since they both make appearances on there from time to time. Entering the show I always perceive seeing at least one fedora as a […] More