Hippo Campus and Remo Drive in Des Moines!

Hippo Campus and Remo Drive in Des Moines! Indie pop band Hippo Campus headlined Wooly's in Des Moines, IA this past Friday. Up-and-coming emo band Remo Drive opened for them. I was lucky enough to hitch...

Landmark by Hippo Campus Out Today!

Album art by David Kramer Hippo Campus's first studio album was released today! Their long awaited debut album, Landmark finally arrives today. Produced by BJ Burton (Bon Iver's 22, A Million), this albu...

TSLN AND FRIENDS BEST OF 2016!!!

One of The Show Last Night's longest running "traditions" is to create a list of the best content we've created throughout the year, at the end of each year! This year is no different in that manner. We've aske...

Whitney Sells Out The Triple Rock

Chicago natives Whitney sold out The Triple Rock Social Club last night. And for damn good reason. This was Whitney's first show after coming home to the US from a European tour. Jet-lagged and all, they sounde...

Electric Forest 2016!!!

Electric Forest 2016 On the morning of June 23rd, you could hear the quiet purr of EDM in the distance. Cars lined up miles long to reach the gates of the famous Electric Forest Festival in Rothbury, Michiga...

Outcry Tour – 2016 – St. Paul!

LAST NIGHT the OUTCRY Tour came to St. Paul at the Xcel Energy Center for an exciting night! The OUTCRY Story: "OUTCRY is the lights and sounds of a movement in progress. We believe that the “the next ...

MUTEMATH @ FIRST AVE! (PHOTO COVERAGE)

Talented photographer, Ari Woeste went out and photographed indie rock band, MuteMath on Sunday at First Avenue in Minneapolis. MuteMath just released "Vitals", their newest full length album, harboring extreme...

Melanie Martinez @ The Myth

On Wednesday night, adolescence and adults of all ages flooded the doors of Myth Live in Maplewood, Minnesota for the likes of Melanie Martinez and opening band, Alvarez Kings. Walking in, you can see the diffe...

Daughter @ First Ave!

"I'd love to welcome our newest contributor, Pierre Ware! He's an extremely talented photographer and a wonderful young dude. Here he is, shining on his first post." -Connor Siedow On Saturday night, DAU...

Meet Falling!

Meet Falling! (From left to right) JJ Monroe, Jackson Catton, Lars Oslund are the members of a newly reformed band, Falling. The band formed in 2012 under a different name, eventually changing their n...

Dropkick Murphys @ The Myth

Boston natives and legendary celtic punk band, Dropkick Murphys, stopped in Minnesota Saturday evening during their 20th Anniversary Tour. The sold out show at The Myth in Maplewood drew crowds of people wearin...

DROPKICK MURPHYS 20 YEAR ANNIVERSARY TOUR

DROPKICK MURPHYS 20 YEAR ANNIVERSARY TOUR KICKS OFF FEBRUARY 18 IN CLEVELAND, WITH TWO NIGHTS AT NEW YORK CITY'S WEBSTER HALL AND BAND'S ANNUAL HOMETOWN RUN OF BOSTON SHOWS ST. PATRICK'S DAY WEEK, HIGHL...

Hippo Campus Sells Out First Avenue!

There's nothing quite so special as watching a favorite local act make it big. Even better, though, is when that same local band returns after time spent touring to finally play another hometown show. There's a...

New Out Came The Wolves!

Out Came The Wolves just released a new single, "96", along with a corresponding music video on their website and YouTube. You can view it below! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eiHdWw0FAKM...

KTIS Presents: TobyMac @ The Target Center

Christian music superstar, Toby McKeehan, also known as TobyMac, performed at the Target Center this past Friday for his This Is Not A Test tour. Named after his 7th studio album, This Is Not A Test; this stop ...

BEHIND TSLN: ALEXANDER JUST

Alexander Just is an active contributing photographer for The Show Last Night. But if you ask him what he photographs, he would call himself a portrait photographer. For this segment of Behind TSLN, I sat down ...

Behind TSLN: Tanner Morris

In Behind TSLN, I'll delve into some of the people who help make this website work. I'll ask them questions about their time in The Show Last Night, along with questions about their own endeavors. Because hey, ...

Remo Drive Announce New Release!

  Minneapolis post hardcore/ emo trio, Remo Drive, have just announced a two song single which is due for release on November 10th. The first of the two songs to be released, 'Breathe In', is explos...

Ezra Furman at the Turf Club

Ezra Furman performed with his touring band The Boy-Friends last night at The Turf Club in St. Paul. As the night grew older, the show slowly erupted into an electrifying dance party. Ezra spoke heavily ...

Hippo Campus @ the U of M Homecoming!

Hippo Campus played a show at the University of Minnesota's homecoming Party on the Plaza kickoff tonight at Coffman Memorial Union. The show, being extremely under-advertised, still managed to draw quite a few...

Rock the Garden: A Weekend in Photos

Rock the Garden, a two day concert festival hosted by 89.3 The Current, returned to the grounds of Walker Art Center in Minneapolis this past weekend. This huge event attracted over 8,000 people to soak up the ...

Spotlight: Sapphire Empire!

Recently I sat down with, and got to know the members of Sapphire Empire, a pop, R&B, jazz experimental band from Canada. Let's start with your name, then what do you play? Gaby, guitar Anatol, k...

BIG DATA @ THE FINE LINE

It's not often that every act during a concert is amazing, and totally blows you away. As someone who shoots concerts on a weekly basis, I can say that I've only come across this once or twice. This being one o...

Earl Sweatshirt @ Mill City Nights

Friday, March 25th, at Mill City Nights, Earl Sweatshirt, Vince Staples, and Remy Banks rolled through for their Not Redy 2 Leave tour. Building up anticipation, or just starting late, New York-based...

HELMET @ MILL CITY NIGHTS!

After bringing it to Europe, as well as dates select US dates, Helmet’s Betty tour hit Minneapolis last night. The floor of Mill City was tightly packed with a crowd, and you could feel the anticipation ...

DOOMTREE All Hands Tour @ First Avenue!

Doomtree returned home again for their first time since their new album All Hands was released. They had quite the stage presence at the sold out show. With help from Aby Wolf, a local vocalist who is a frequen...

Allan Kingdom: Interview

Taylor Hanson and I sat down at the Spyhouse on Broadway in Minneapolis today to talk with Allan Kingdom:   So Allan, you were born in Canada? “Yeah, yeah.” So where else have you lived? ...

The Millenium: Interview!

Taylor Hanson, one of the newest members to The Show Last Night team, and an excellent photographer; shot and interviewed the Millenium.   For the Millenium, time hasn’t stopped since the release of ...

LIVE: Relient K @ Mill City Nights

Last night at Milly City Nights in downtown Minneapolis, Relient K played for their Mmhmm 10 year anniversary tour. From Indian Lakes opened for Relient K. For me never listening to them before, they were qu...

Bad Show, Bud?

  A band's perspective of the relationship between a promoter and a performer.   Today's music scene is equal parts majesty and self-destruction. Who will bring the end? The promoter who tant...

Live: Jungle @ First Avenue!

The solo project of 23 year old artist Lorely Rodriguez, Empress Of, opened for Jungle last night, October 9th, at First Avenue in Minneapolis. The soft spoken, soprano voiced, New York native. Lorely really h...

The Best Fucking Show Ever presents: P.O.S.

On Saturday September 13, a Minnesota rapper made his way back to the main stage. Doomtree's one and only POS. Anyone who is a fan of doomtree or POS has been waiting for this for sometime now. Over the last mo...