Made up of familiar Twin Cities musicians, Alpha Consumer enters unfamiliar territory on its wild new album, “Meat.”
Updated: June 05, 2014, - 10:07 PM
REVIEW: Going three hours to kick off a two-night stand, the pair of First Avenue regulars played to each other’s strengths.
Updated: June 02, 2014, - 11:45 AM
Also: Goodbye for now to the Turf Club, which temporarily closes Saturday with Mayda's release party.
Updated: May 30, 2014, - 02:54 PM
The all-day hip-hop festival Canterbury Park’s grounds in Shakopee did not sag under the weight of its biggest crowd ever.
Updated: May 26, 2014, - 09:56 PM
Sold out for the first time ever, the 10-hour hip-hop marathon brought 30,000 people to Canterbury Park, even including the rap star busted in Texas overnight.
Updated: May 26, 2014, - 07:34 AM
If you build them, the concerts will come. Each of the stadiums in the Twin Cities area is expected to host a big music gig this season -- plus plenty of hot names indoors, too. Let’s see who hits it out of the park.
Updated: May 24, 2014, - 08:17 PM
What started as a Radio K student show and evolved into a music blog could now be First Ave’s next great annual tribute concert.
Updated: May 23, 2014, - 02:47 PM
For at least two years running, Soundset has been the king of the Twin Cities’ outdoor summer fests. Here's how two indie companies joined forces to make it happen.
Updated: May 23, 2014, - 10:42 AM
Nas backed down on the controversial title of his new album, but the rapper is standing by its messages on tour.
Updated: May 22, 2014, - 02:49 PM