Juliet Simms: Interview & Gallery

I can't tell you how stoked I was when we got the opportunity to interview Juliet Simms. She has been in the industry a long time now and is so under rated. I sat down with her after her set on Vans Warped Tour...

Alesana Interview & Gallery

Alesana holds a special place in my heart. They were a band that I didn't know much about when I first started doing interviews, but have since become one of my favorite bands to follow. When you see them live ...

TECH N9NE: Special Effects Tour!

Opening the show and getting everyone hella juiced, was the amazing ZUSE! Shifting gears into a sick heavy set was Michigan based rockers, King 810.   If you haven't seen Murs perform befo...

Mod Sun The Look Up Tour: A Night of Firsts

Mod Sun came through Minneapolis last night on the 'Look Up Tour.' This is Mod Sun's first headlining tour and last night was his first sold out show, promoting his first full length album, and where was the sh...

Better Late Than Never: You Me At Six

Fall 2014 You Me At Six toured the U.S and made a stop at The Garage in Burnsville. The show was high energy and the crowd couldn't have been more psyched! Be sure to check the concert calendar for 2015 ...

Interview: Yellowcard

Almost 15 years as a band and Yellowcard is still going hard. Though the members have faced their fair share of trials and tribulations, they turned Mill City Nights upside down for one hell of a show. We were ...

Black Veil Brides: Gallery

Black Veil Brides played the Myth in Maplewood last month. Here is what we got! Photos by Chris Duke (Landon Michael Photography) ...

Matty Mullins MMF Interview

Matty Mullins of Memphis May Fire has been one busy dude. Tour after tour promoting Unconditional, as well as his solo project with Cameron Mizel. We were fortunate enough to get some time with Matty while on h...

Young Guns: Interview

 2  years ago I got my first opportunity to shoot a show. That show was Bullet For My Valentine, with Young Guns. Young Guns got me into that show by having me gather email addresses before the concert. That sh...

Interview: K.Flay

 If you like hip-hop, you need to get to know K.Flay. The intelligent rapper took a moment to sit with contributor and local artist, Sam Bramble, to talk about tour life and of course, music! Have you pl...

Allison Weiss Car Crash!

The Indy artist has released an official statement about her car accident below: I want to preface this by saying we are safe and we are so lucky.    The Allison Weiss band jokes about being the tamest band ...

NEW SLEEPING WITH SIRENS!

That's right, this post get's an ALL caps header for Sleeping With Sirens new single 'Kick Me!' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EnAdy_wvxMo&feature=youtu.be Don't forget, these guys are out on tour right ...

Black Tusk Member Has Passed

Our hearts go out to the members of Black Tusk, as well as the friends and family of Jonathan Athon, who passed away after being on life support following a motorcycle accident. The official statement from Blac...

Arch Enemy: As The Pages Burn (live)!

Currently headlining a North American tour in support of their critically acclaimed album, War Eternal, metal icons ARCH ENEMY have launched a new live video for "As The Pages Burn", taken from their Masters of...

A Day To Remember ‘Already Gone!’

A Day To Remember premiere their brand new video for “I’m Already Gone” today on Vevo. Directed by Sitcom Soldiers, “I’m Already Gone” is the third single and video from A Day To Remember’s latest album, Com...

Buddy Nielsen Opens Up.

Buddy Nielsen of Senses Fail has opened up to friends and fans about struggles in his life.   Photo: Chris Duke "While the above paints the overall tone and picture of what I am discussing, there...

Tattoo’d Tuesday: Mark Johnson

Name: Mark Johnson Occupation: Army/ Pentair Primary Artist: Nick Gagnon Instagram: @markdropbombs Photos by: Chris Duke - Landon Michael Photography  ...

STATIC-X FOUNDER PASSED AWAY

November 1, 2014 - Platinum selling musician Wayne Richard Wells, better known asWAYNE STATIC, passed away at the age of 48. WAYNE STATIC was the enigmatic former frontman and namesake of Static-X, who later...

Drama Club: Interview

Drama Club are a Halloween infused duo making insane beats including one hell of a remix of Andy Black's "They Don't Need To Understand." These guys want to make fans party, big time, and they are doing that ri...

Anberlin interview: The Final Tour

We were granted the honor of shooting and interviewing Anberlin last week, for their final Minneapolis show on their farewell tour.  A special thank you to Min Lee of Cities 97 and Alt 93.3 for joining us, a...

Adventure Club Interview & Gallery

On October 10th I got to attend my first EDM show, 'Safe In Sound Festival.' The festival featured a slew of artists such as Flux Pavilion, Caked Up, Excision, Terravita, and our feature today, Adventure Club. ...

Cory & Brian leave A Skylit Drive!

Brian White & Cory La Quay have parted ways with their band mates in A Skylit Drive. Here is the official statement from Brian & Cory via Brian's instagram. "A message for our fans and friends...

Pearl Jam: Xcel Energy Center

I grew up on Pearl Jam on the North coast of Oregon, so it was amazing being able to see these guys in a sold out arena!  Fans of all ages and walks of life gathered outside hours before the event. Shari...

A REAL Hoverboard?!

That's right ladies and gentleman, a real f#%king hoverboard has been invented by the folks over at Hendo. The big picture is to integrate this special type of hover technology into other aspects of our live...

Tattoo’d Tuesday: Double Feature!

This weeks Tattoo'd Tuesday feature was actually the result of an interview we were doing with Gus of Young Guns (coming soon). Big thank you to Dylan & Caitlin for being willing to take a couple photos b...

Pearl Jam St Paul Event

Here are some photos I took before the show of fans and Xcel! The first two photos are of the line to buy merch. Paul Fletcher of Cities 97 and friends were also in attendance. The woman in the gl...

Interview & Giveaway: Frank Iero

 Frank Iero was out on tour with Taking Back Sunday & The Used for the first time as a solo artist, bringing along The Cellabration to fill out the live performances. We got the opportunity to chat with Fra...

New Angels & Airwaves!

That's right ladies and gents, Angels & Airwaves have released their first single since 2011 and plan on releasing a brand new album this December. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5cA1bX3xBLM 'Paralyz...

Tattoo’d Tuesdays: Ian Bell

Photo: Chris Duke Name: Ian Bell Occupation: Body Piercing & Modification @ Better Days Body Art Primary Artist: Benny @ Olde Town Tattoo Instagram: @ianmbell ...

LIVE: Limp Bizkit & Machine Gun Kelly!

Editor's notes: I'd like to start this feature out by saying how proud we all are of our contributing photographer, Riley Downs. This was Riley's first major solo assignment, covering two extremely well known a...

‘Yellow Flicker Beat!’ New Lorde single!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e1S9HUNoI4k The new single from Lorde was written specifically for The Hunger Games: Mocking Jay - Part One.  Lorde has also been put in charge of assembling the rest of th...

Interview: Touche Amore

Touche Amore are a positive force within our industry. Garnering fans like Tim Mcllarth of Rise Against, Touche creates music that motivates and moves it's listeners. I was honored to sit with Jeremy Bolm to ta...

Interview: Caroline Smith

 Caroline Smith is synonymous with 'Confidence.' So it's no surprise that her and Minnesota's other powerhouse Lizzo, over sold their show this month so much that they had to book another set for their fans! ...

Live: Rise Against! Touche Amore / Radkey

September 9th at the Myth Nightclub in Maplewood, Riley Downs and myself attended the Rise Against show with supporting acts Radkey, and Touche Amore. Now I had never heard of Radkey, but the same for any op...

10 Years Giveaway & Interview!

At the ripe age of 18 I got my first job working at the super conglomerate, Wal-mart. What does any sensible 18 year old purchase with their first paycheck? They buy an album, of course. My first album was none...

Carnivores Tour: Linkin Park

I can't believe this is my first time seeing a Linkin Park show, but it was. I grew up on the West Coast at the height of "Linkin Park-mania," when Hybrid Theory was played almost in it's entirety on the radio ...

Carnivores Tour: AFI

The Carnivores show with AFI, 30 Seconds To Mars & Linkin Park was un-real. I wish I had 3STM photos, but apparently Jared Leto wanted fans to "enjoy the show with no distractions?!" Either way, an incre...

Tattoo’d Tuesday: Eric Schuh

Name: Eric Schuh Occupation: Body piercer @Modify Tattoo & Piercing  Primary Artist:  Uriah "big josh" Baker @Modify Tattoo & Piercing  Instagram: @pablopincushion Photos by Chris Duke of ...

Frnkiero andthe Cellabration: Stomachaches

By now you've heard about My Chemical Romance's break up, probably more times than you really give a shit. Well Frnkiero andthe Cellabration have put something out that you SHOULD give a shit about! Each tra...

Watsky: The People’s Champ

"You can tell when you're talking to him, he's always 3 sentences ahead." - K.Flay Watsky is one smart guy and beyond that, one HELL of an entertainer! When Watsky  hit the stage at Warped Tour, the fans wen...

Tattoo’d Tuesdays: Cassie LaPlante

Name: Cassie LaPlante Occupation: Hair Stylist Artist: Jeremiah Kanne - Twilight Tattoo Instagram: @LaPlante26 Photo: Kasey Noll   All photos courtesy of Kasey Jean Noll!...

Heartist: Sex, Chocolate & Nickleback!

Rock Metal group Heartist, is moving up the musical ladder and fast! On tour now promoting their new album 'Feeding Fiction,' Heartist has a unique perspective on the industry and have been given some amazi...

Our Last Night: Interview & Live show

At the end of July this Summer, we got a chance to talk with the boys of Our Last Night about what it's like being independent, Matt's gorgeous eyes, and the importance of understanding those who are different ...

Tattoo Tuesdays: William Van

Name: William Van Occupation: Tattoo Artist @ Cream City Tattoo Facebook: William Van Tattoos Instagram: @wiliamvantattoos Photo: Chris Duke    ...

The Maine Interview & Giveaway!

  Photo: Chris Duke Let's start off with the deluxe version of your album, Forever Halloween. Why should people be buying it? Jared: It's fucking awesome for one! Seriously though it's really cool....

Scare Don’t Fear Interview

Rhode Island natives 'Scare Don't Fear,' are getting their first taste of a national tour with Vans Warped Tour 2014 and deliver one hell of a set at every event! We got a chance to talk with Frankie and Chris ...

Chelsea Grin Interview & Giveaway: Pablo

We got a quick minute with Pablo of Chelsea Grin before his set at Vans Warped Tour to talk about the new album and more! Vocalist Alex Koehler getting a circle pit started in the crowd. Photo: Tanner Morri...

Interview: Allison Weiss

Allison Weiss has an incredibly familiar sound of youth that makes you want to get together with your friends in Dinky Town, or head to Lake Calhoun. Maybe that won't make sense to the non Minnesotan's out ther...

New band: Make Out Monday!!

The Show Last Night got the opportunity to interview the brand new band featuring Jeremy Shada (aka Finn) of Adventure Time! Make Out Monday came out of left field with a hot single called 'Hope Less Romant...

Dirty Heads Interview/ Giveaway!

Dirty Heads are out touring right now promoting their new album 'Sound of Change,'  and their first night was at The Cabooze right here in Minnesota! We sat down with John & Jared while they were visiting t...

Interview: Watch Them Fly

After going through an almost entire band revamp, Watch Them Fly is going harder than ever with a dedicated crew. Photo: Alexander Just We sat down with them for updates on the EP, and life as a new band...

Live: Basilica Block Party: Day 1

      Intro: Chris Duke My first Basilica Block Party was one hell of an event! I was in great company with our friends over at Cities 97 and our TSLN crew Izzy Commers and Connor Sidehow. Hope you enjoy ...

Interview: Out Came The Wolves

So who is all in the band? Alec: Myself, Cameron, Ervin, Austin and Drew. Cameron: "Andrew." Alec: Oh yeah I mean Andrew, haha. Now you all were in previous bands/projects before OCTW, right? Alec: Pre...