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Prince To Hold Pajama Dance Party At Paisley Park

He hadn’t opened Paisley Park for a concert in four years – now Prince is doing it for the second time this month! And, this time it’s a pajama dance party.

10/16/2013

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Prince Fans Rave After Paisley Park Concert

Prince put on a quite a show at his Paisley Park Studios in Chanhassen on Saturday night, to hear the reviews from fans outside afterward. The concertgoers said that Prince took to the stage for about two hours and played songs that weren’t necessarily limited to greatest hits.

10/06/2013

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Good Question: ‘Reply All': Lowry Tunnel Cleaning, Peaches & Royal Last Names

Why does the Lowry Tunnel need cleaning? How do you determine a good peach? Does the baby prince have a last name?

07/26/2013

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Best Music Producers In Minnesota

From international acts to one of the most interesting and diverse local scenes in the country, Minnesota is a premier music destination. These are the producers that help make it all happen.

06/27/2013

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Cheaper Prince Tickets To Entice ‘Casual’ Fans

“Purple Rain” solidified Prince’s status as one of the greats. Like many Prince fans, Jesse McMonagle remembers where he was when he saw Prince’s cinematic debut. “I snuck into ‘Purple Rain’ when I was in fourth grade,” McMonagle said. And when tickets went on sale for a St. Paul stop on his “Live Out Loud Tour,” McMonagle bought ten tickets at $289 each

05/24/2013

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Jon Bream Talks Prince

Star Tribune music critic Jon Bream recently interviewed Prince. He gives Chad some insight into that conversation.

05/15/2013

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Prince Coming To St. Paul In May

Didn’t get a chance to see his super intimate performance at the Dakota Jazz Club this year? No worries. You have another chance.

05/02/2013

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Prince Delivers Funk-Filled Finale At SXSW

How else would Prince shut down the South by Southwest Music Festival that is basically a weeklong showcase of rock n’ roll?

03/17/2013

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GRAMMYs® Add Bruno Mars, Sting and Rihanna Collaboration

Billed as a special performance, the Recording Academy announced today, Monday, February 4, that previously announced performer Rihanna will join Bruno Mars and Sting for a special performance on the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards. No […]

02/04/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Black History Month

Five noteworthy events celebrate African Americans’ contributions to the history and culture of Minnesota.

02/04/2013

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Prince Unveils New Website And New Song

Hot off the heels of Prince’s multi-evening stand at the Dakota Jazz Club, and fresh from the announcement that Prince will be honored with the Billboard Music Awards Icon Award, Prince now has a new website and a new song.

01/22/2013

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Prince Plays A Fourth Night At Mpls. Jazz Club, ‘DJ Set’

Prince announced another show for fans in downtown Minneapolis at the Dakota Jazz Club

01/19/2013

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Prince To Be Honored At 2013 Billboard Awards

Prince will be honored with an Icon Award during the 2013 Billboard Music Awards.

01/18/2013

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Fans Find Surprises At Prince’s First ‘Rehearsal’ Show

Minnesota native Prince was back jamming in Minneapolis Wednesday night.

01/16/2013

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Prince’s Much-Hyped Dakota ‘Soundchecks’ Already Sold Out

If you want to catch an intimate and informal concert with Prince at the Dakota this week, it’s going to cost you more than 200 balloons. Closer to $200, actually.

01/15/2013

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Best Of MN: Best Music Venue

Minnesota’s music tradition ranks right up there with places like New York and Los Angeles.

11/17/2012

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Best Minnesotan Musicians

Some of music’s greatest talents — such as Bob Dylan and Prince — hail from the land of 10,000 lakes.

08/11/2012

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Prince Fans To Celebrate His Birthday Downtown Friday Night

On Thursday, the Minneapolis-native musician Prince turned 54 years old.

06/08/2012

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Top 10 Best Prince Songs Ever

It’s Prince’s 54th birthday this Thursday. In honor of that and Sign O’ the Times‘ 25 years of reminding Housequakers that “It’s Gonna Be A Beautiful Night,” here are my picks for the 10 best Prince songs ever, with a self-imposed one-per-album limit.

06/07/2012

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A Listener’s Guide To Notable Minnesota Music

Over the years, Minnesota has produced a clutch of local acts that have broken into national prominence and influence. For your convenience, then, here is a quick elementary school primer on some of Minnesota’s most notable acts’ discographies.

09/08/2011

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Judge: Prince Should Pay $4M In NY Perfume Lawsuit

A New York court says Prince should pay almost $4 million to a perfume company that claimed he hobbled its efforts to market a perfume named for one of his albums.

09/02/2011

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Prince Avoids Foreclosure On Chanhassen Land

Prince has apparently avoided foreclosure on some land he owns in Chanhassen.

04/22/2011

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Prince’s Former 20-Acre Minn. Property In Foreclosure

The foreclosure crisis hit so many people, now it’s even hit one of Minnesota’s most famous natives.

04/21/2011

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Prince Donates $250K To SC Nonprofit Group

Minnesota-raised recording artist Prince is making a $250,000 donation to a nonprofit group that aims to make sure all children in a Columbia, S.C., neighborhood graduate from college.

04/05/2011

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Prince Sued by NY Law Firm For $700K In Legal Fees

A New York City law firm says Prince owes more than $700,000 in legal fees for services that included helping to settle financial obligations to his former wife.

03/01/2011

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