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November 11
Long-feuding Black Crowes shaking their 'Money Maker' again Aug. 13 at Xcel Center

Long-feuding Black Crowes shaking their 'Money Maker' again Aug. 13 at Xcel Center

Brothers Rich and Chris Robinson will perform their band's debut album in full to mark its 30th anniversary. If they can get along.
Music
November 10
Trisha Yearwood salutes Prince, St. Cloud in overdue Minneapolis concert

Trisha Yearwood salutes Prince, St. Cloud in overdue Minneapolis concert

With Garth Brooks backstage but not onstage, she delivered her hits and material from her two 2019 albums.
Variety
November 9
Guthrie Theater cancels Friday performance of 'Steel Magnolias' at intermission

Guthrie Theater cancels Friday performance of 'Steel Magnolias' at intermission

An actor became ill during the first act.
Variety
November 8
Minnesota Marine Art Museum goes modern with its latest acquisitions

Minnesota Marine Art Museum goes modern with its latest acquisitions

Paintings by Giorgio de Chirico, Max Pechstein, Emil Nolde and Edward Mitchel Bannister join the water-inspired museum in Winona.
Variety
November 8
David Byrne in his show "American Utopia," at the Hudson Theater in New York.

David Byrne's great concert gets even better on Broadway

In the more intimate setting of a Broadway theater, the best concert tour of 2018 finds Byrne in full bloom.
Music
November 7

Hear Trampled by Turtles remake Radiohead from upcoming covers EP

The five-song collection, out Dec. 6, also includes tunes by Warren Zevon, Iris DeMent, Neil Young and the Faces.
Variety
November 7
Allan Lotsberg, Clancy the Cop's sidekick on WCCO's 'Clancy and Willie,' dies at 87

Allan Lotsberg, Clancy the Cop's sidekick on WCCO's 'Clancy and Willie,' dies at 87

The local actor was beloved for his contributions to TV and theatre in the Twin Cities.
Variety
November 7
Pop heartthrobs Niall Horan, Lewis Capaldi are coming to St. Paul

Pop heartthrobs Niall Horan, Lewis Capaldi are coming to St. Paul

Tickets to see these popular U.K. singers at Xcel Energy Center will go on sale on Friday morning.
Variety
November 6
Minneapolis pizzeria offers artists $2,000, and the chance to design a pie

Minneapolis pizzeria offers artists $2,000, and the chance to design a pie

Parkway Pizza owners dole out art grants in slices of $1,000 and $500 to support artists who are just beginning their journeys.
Variety
November 6
10 most memorable moments from country's massive We Fest

10 most memorable moments from country's massive We Fest

With the country-and-camping hoedown taking a hiatus in 2020, our critic looks back at memories of George Jones, Taylor Swift, Little Richard and others.
Music
November 5
Another farewell concert by Kiss on the books for St. Paul in February

Another farewell concert by Kiss on the books for St. Paul in February

The End of the Road Tour will roll on into 2020 and includes stops in Sioux City and Grand Forks.
Variety
November 5
Country music's We Fest to take 2020 off but return in 2021 in Detroit Lakes

Country music's We Fest to take 2020 off but return in 2021 in Detroit Lakes

After recently purchasing one of the nation's biggest country-and-camping festivals, Live Nation needs more time to assess and plan.
Variety
November 5
Buzzy, Oscar-favorite director of 'Parasite' coming to Walker Art Center

Buzzy, Oscar-favorite director of 'Parasite' coming to Walker Art Center

When director Bong Joon Ho visits Minneapolis in February, there's a good chance he'll have a shiny Oscar with him.
Music
November 5
Minneapolis hip-hop guru Brother Ali drops surprise album with L.A. rap vet Evidence

Minneapolis hip-hop guru Brother Ali drops surprise album with L.A. rap vet Evidence

"Secrets & Escapes" arrived head over the weekend of their tour dates together, including a Dec. 19 gig at First Ave.
Variety
October 31
Celebrated Minnesota artist Aldo Moroni mounts his final exhibitions

Celebrated Minnesota artist Aldo Moroni mounts his final exhibitions

Facing late-stage pancreatic cancer, Moroni presents a career retrospective this weekend in his northeast Minneapolis studio and a new 'mini-civilization' next week.
Music
October 31
Journey recruits Pretenders for June 2020 pairing at Xcel Center

Journey recruits Pretenders for June 2020 pairing at Xcel Center

The "Don't Stop Believin'" hitmakers won't stop touring with fellow Rock and Roll Hall of Famers for co-headliners, it seems.
Music
October 30
'Wits' cast promises 'nonstop swear words' in Saturday's radio-free reunion show

'Wits' cast promises 'nonstop swear words' in Saturday's radio-free reunion show

John Moe, John Munson and their friends will meet up again at the Fitzgerald Theater four years after their MPR-affiliated show went off the air.
Music
October 29
St. Paul's Amsterdam Bar quickly settles ASCAP songwriters lawsuit

St. Paul's Amsterdam Bar quickly settles ASCAP songwriters lawsuit

The popular live music venue claimed it was being overcharged by the international royalties-collecting organization.
Variety
October 29
After the Great Pumpkin comes, the Time Warp?

After the Great Pumpkin comes, the Time Warp?

Park Square Theatre offers a late-night 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' on Halloween, after the candy has been distributed.
Stage & Arts
October 29
'Six' wives of maniacal English monarch Henry VIII appear at the Mall of America

'Six' wives of maniacal English monarch Henry VIII appear at the Mall of America

Stars of the Broadway-bound show, which plays the Ordway Center in Nov. before going to New York, performed numbers and signed autographs.
Music
October 25
Lizzo, left, and Ariana Grande are both feeling "Good as Hell" now.

Hear Lizzo's remix of 'Good as Hell' with Ariana Grande tossed in

Recorded when the "Truth Hurts" hitmaker still lived in Minneapolis, the song is another older one of hers climbing the charts again.
Variety
October 22
Twin Cities art festival Northern Spark will take a year off next summer

Twin Cities art festival Northern Spark will take a year off next summer

The nonprofit plans to refocus on racial equity within the organization following the impending departure of founder Steve Dietz.
Music
October 22
The Eagles to return in April with 'Hotel California' plus orchestra, choir at Xcel

The Eagles to return in April with 'Hotel California' plus orchestra, choir at Xcel

The band will play two sets with its new lineup, featuring Vince Gill and late co-leader Glenn Frey's son.
Music
October 21
Luke Combs sold out Xcel Energy Center in September.

Winstock fest announces Luke Combs and Darius Rucker for 2020 headliners

The June 12-13 festival west of Minneapolis will also feature Brett Eldredge, Big & Rich, Phil Vassar, Shenandoah and lone women out Runaway June.
Music
October 21
Hear preview tracks from the ambitious new Dessa and Poliça albums

Hear preview tracks from the ambitious new Dessa and Poliça albums

Dessa's orchestral live album lands Nov. 8, while Poliça's fourth LP arrives Jan. 21.
Movies