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REVIEW: The big-name producer made a bigger name for his own group at Tuesday's sold-out, high-energy concert.
The Pink Floyd co-founder is now scheduled in Minneapolis on July 30.
Long a favorite in the Twin Cities, she announced a batch of dates following her 'SNL' appearance.
Takeaways as the smoke clears from Sunday's U.S. Bank Stadium concert in Minneapolis with Mick & Co.
After a year-plus wait and the loss of drummer Charlie Watts, the 45,000 concertgoers wondered if it could be the last time.
Tickets for the Nov. 4 club show go on sale Thursday, while the casino tickets will be refunded.
The trio will be using a borrowed van and gear at upcoming shows, now including a 7th St. Entry residency newly announced for December.
He hit the town before Rolling Stones tour stops in Charlotte and Nashville. Here are some suggestions before Sunday's big gig at U.S. Bank Stadium.
Unearthed treasures in "Sorry Ma, Forgot to Take Out the Trash" demonstrate the Minneapolis rock legends' greatness from the get-go.
The punk trio is supposed to hit the road Friday, but widely shared tweets about the heist have come up short so far.
"Menopause is like my superpower," said the former Clams frontwoman, who's kicking up noise again with a new EP and all-star benefit Saturday for Afghan women.
REVIEW: The hard-blasting quintet's Palace Theatre gig in support of "Ultra Mono" was way overdue but not overhyped.
Each of the fun-loving groups has an album-release party at the Parkway Theater this month.
The tour-like clip arrived ahead of the 40th anniversary box set of the band's debut LP, "Sorry Ma, Forgot to Take Out the Trash."
"It's been a long dry spell," Poling noted as the Dec. 3-4 State Theatre concerts were announced Tuesday.
The annual radio concert once again falls on a Monday night, Dec. 6, at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.
The late-'80s/early-'90s nostalgia fix will hit St. Paul on June 14.
The West London viral sensation, 20, is playing small clubs like 7th St. Entry on her first U.S. tour.
The Texas R&B singer talks about how George Floyd's murder and "living in the moment" inspired his third LP, "Gold-Diggers Sound."
The Duluth violinist, singer and composer was picked for the lesser-known darker tones of her music.
London jazz-pop artist Arlo Parks has one of fall's hottest tours after her breakout singles warmed listeners during the pandemic.
The Nov. 2 opening date in Milwaukee will mark the end to his longest hiatus from the road since the late 80s.
The Canadian pop star is also set to headline Summerfest in Milwaukee a few days before the July 9 gig in St. Paul.
Review: The former One Direction singer required masks and vaccines at his packed Xcel Center show.
Cameron Kinghorn of Nooky Jones and Joe Christensen of PHO started experimenting together in Minnesota before relocating to California mid-pandemic.
Stars Axl Rose and Slash returned to a downsized Twin Cities crowd.
The beloved Midwest Americana bands paired up for an outdoor co-headlining gig at Treasure Island's amphitheater.
Among the six scheduled shows are trumpeter Terence Blanchard, Pakistani singer Arooj Aftab and Minnesota violinist Ariana Kim.
The ex-Minnesota punk legend's video asks for masks and adherence to vaccine rules, or else '[we could] lose our livelihood again.'
REVIEW: Katie Crutchfield's band played its "Saint Cloud" LP in full.
The ex-Minnesotan pop/hip-hop star returned to the stage at Treasure Island with a new band and renewed joy.
Review: The block party returned with vaccine rules and minus a headliner.
The band also put off a Moorhead gig "out of an abundance of caution," leaving Spoon to top Saturday's party lineup in Minneapolis.
St. Vincent heads to the Armory with a new album and look partially inspired by her father and '70s heroines.
The band's show at Grand Rapids' Riverfest on Friday will require vaccines or test results, but its Treasure Island Casino Ampitheater date with Wilco next weekend will not.
The venue side of the James Ballentine VFW Post 246 in south Minneapolis was renovated to accommodate bands in 2016.
Machine Gun Kelly will play to a packed house Thursday without safety protocols, but Kesha and St. Vincent added their own policies.
What's the National Museum of African American Music doing in Nashville? We visited to find out.
Children under 12 will be exempt from the requirements for vaccination or test results at the Orpheum, State and Pantages.
The Duluth trio played an unannounced set Tuesday to test-drive its new Sub Pop album, 'Hey What.'
The country-pop singer will start her 15-city trek behind her new album "Star Crossed" in St. Paul.
COVID safety concerns have not been addressed for the (indoor) Minneapolis date, but a fill-in drummer had already been announced for the trek.
The frontman is undergoing Mayo Clinic treatment but hopes to return for his usual holiday concerts.
The EaglesVince Gill and Deacon Frey, son of the late Glenn Frey, have breathed new life into the band, whose 2018 concert at Target Field…
All dates on the British pop star's tour will require masks in addition to proof of vaccine or negative test results.
Was Watts' death also the end of the band? We may find out in October.
The band wants vaccine requirements at shows, but the casino says that's against its protocols.
Radio hits and metallic vibes fueled Monday's packed ballpark show with Fall Out Boy and Weezer.
Bridgers' two nights in the Palace are now one night outside Surly as she's moving all her tour dates outdoors.
Our critic recommends four local acts per day to meet the pent-up demand for live music in 2021.
First Avenue and the State Fair to host different versions of Bob Marley's band.
The Sept. 10-11 fest is now the Twin Cities' biggest music event to implement this plan.
The North Loop live music mainstay had only just reopened July 8 after 15 dark months.
Green Day, Weezer and Fall Out Boy hit Target Field with a long playlist of radio hits.
Native voices mixed with Bon Iver, Hippo Campus and other rock acts at the festival.
The Wisconsin indie-rock star headlines the Water Is Life Festival protest concert.
The video features the two hip-hop superstars getting their Cleopatra on.
Playing the State Fair in 2021 was a beacon of hope for many local musicians after 2020's bonanza of cancellations.
Water Is Life FestivalLanding the first Bon Iver show in Minnesota in over two years would be remarkable enough, but the Water Is Life Festival…
The Blue Ox fest with Jason Isbell will require proof of vaccine.
A four-CD, one-LP version of the Minneapolis antiheroes' 'Sorry Ma, Forgot to Take Out the Trash" is due out Oct. 22.
Nostalgia for the old days and strong new acts fueled the country festival's comeback.
On Day 1, thousands of campers settled into RV and tent sites before parking themselves in lawn chairs and beer lines surrounding the massive hillside stage.
The policy will be effective immediately at all its venues including the Palace and Turf Club.
Live Nation is co-helming the return of Minnesota's biggest music festival.
Yes, the treatment of women was truly horrible, but other facets of the festival weren't entirely bad.
The Water Is Life festival will benefit Winona LaDuke's Honor the Earth with First Ave and many more performers involved.
Friday's Carrie Underwood-led lineup at Canterbury Park put the fest back on track.
Last year's MeToo wave in Minnesota's music scene has spilled over into the state's first big hip-hop concert since the pandemic.
Postponed by the pandemic in 2020, the band will hit Minneapolis again on a newly rescheduled 13-city No Filter Tour.
With his drag events company Flip Phone, Chad Kampe has gone from schoolteacher to LGBTQ party master.
Heavily damaged in riots last spring, St. Paul's beloved music venue reopens with a familiar look.
The first gigs back in 7th St. Entry also celebrated the band's latest LP, "Poets Party."
Spirits were high and worries low as Minnesota touring kings Trampled by Turtles played their first post-COVID concerts.
The outdoor concert will fall between appearances at Bonnaroo and Jazz Fest.