Minneapolis, MN: HOT DAMN! No, really. Sabastian doubles on vocal and lead guitar, Tristan Craig hits base, and they have just added a new drummer.  Photos by Alexander Just // Written by Ron Janzen We caught up with Hot Damn! as they were setting up their July 4th outdoor set. if I were to copy and […]

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Household. -by Izzy Commers- -Photos by Izzy Commers and Alexander Just If there’s one thing to be said about Household, it’s the sense of community they bring to the local music scene. No matter what genre, bands are welcomed with open arms to play at their house (The Household), and as they put it. “We […]

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Here’s some of the photos from day one here in Des Moines. Few favorites of the day include: Ziggy Marley (though we weren’t approved to photograph him), Minneapolis natives Pert’ Near Sandstone, Best Coast, the free parking everywhere in Des Moines and the food. Check back tomorrow or something

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This week I got to sit down with James and Gavin out of Minnesota’s newest addition to the local music family, Rally Cap!   Listen to their new single right HERE!   Interview by Raechelle // Photos by Tanner How would you guys describe your sound? You know sound wise, genre wise, I know there’s […]

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Only two words can properly sum up the night, Rock & Roll. The Gonzo Tour Featuring Foxy Shazam and Larry and His Flask at Mill City Nights could be best described as a party. Not the sophisticated boring kind that your grandma and grandpa come out to so they can smother you with hugs and […]

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Slug and Ant representing Minnesota to the world. Perfect song choice and great performance. Cannot wait to see them with Imagine Dragons in a couple of weeks. Pick up their kickass new album Southsiders below and give the whole thing a listen.

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  An enthusiastic crowd filled the 7th Street Entry at First Avenue on Thursday night for Minneapolis-based band American Scarecrows CD release show to celebrate their second album Yesteryear. The 90 minute performance heavily favored their new material which features roots in country, rock and folk. The show started with “The Peak” and ended with […]

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You heard right. Atmosphere and Imagine Dragons are playing at the TCF stadium in Minneapolis on July 12, 2014. There are a limited number of FREE tickets available. Go to THIS WEBSITE to see all the details and and snag your free ticket at 10:00 AM today! (Thursday 6/19) You can request up to 4 general […]

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I got a chance to listen to Twin Cities local favorites American Scarecrow’s sophomore album Yesteryear prior to Thursday’s upcoming album release show @ 7th St Entry and wow. This is definitely an album worth picking up upon release. This album presents a new level of talent in multiple ways. It is one of those albums you […]

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We sat down with Andrew Rasmussen, vocalist of Astral Blood, to get the scoop on what the band is up to. I’ll start off with a potentially loaded question. What genre would you describe your band as? I would define Astral Blood as an atmospheric black metal band. Damn. How did Astral Blood come to […]

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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: Pretty much yeah. Not to get specific with names or anything, but I was in a shitty “Pop Band.” Cameron: I […]

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Spending Mother’s day with Nickel Creek at the State Theater in Minneapolis could have only been better if my Mother was actually there. Having been a long time listener to Nickel Creek, this was my first time experiencing them live. Friends and family who have had the pleasure of attending one of their shows have […]

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Soundset was nothing short of spectacular this year, the weather even happened to agree. Canterbury Park smelled like Colfax Ave in Denver on 420 for most of the day and obviously into the evening. For the most part a very easy going, friendly and good looking crowd of people sold out this year’s Soundset which […]

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While Dinkytown semi-erupted due to the Gophers’ hockey loss, St. Paul’s Fitzgerald theater was up and dancing by the time Pert Near Sandstone started their second set. The crowd seemed anxoius to dance most of the night and finally started when they returned to the stage after a brief set break. Multiple guests stopped out […]

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02/17/2014 By Tanner   Bring Me The Horizon and the rest of the bands on the American Dream Tour put on an incredible show at The Myth. A night for the books. Enjoy these photos of BMTH’s set.     They started off their set with the lights off and the freaking out. As the […]

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Northlane made their first Minnesota appearance at The Garage on February 15th, 2014. The house went nuts throwing down and crowd surfing as the Australian band totally fucking slayed songs off their first two albums Discoveries and Singularity. (Who remembers if they played anything off their first EP that night? Comment down below) Hitting the stage in 2009 […]

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