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.
“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
Star Tribune music critic Jon Bream recently interviewed Prince. He gives Chad some insight into that conversation.
Didn’t get a chance to see his super intimate performance at the Dakota Jazz Club this year? No worries. You have another chance.
How else would Prince shut down the South by Southwest Music Festival that is basically a weeklong showcase of rock n’ roll?
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 […]
Five noteworthy events celebrate African Americans’ contributions to the history and culture of Minnesota.
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.
Prince announced another show for fans in downtown Minneapolis at the Dakota Jazz Club
Prince will be honored with an Icon Award during the 2013 Billboard Music Awards.
Minnesota native Prince was back jamming in Minneapolis Wednesday night.
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.
Minnesota’s music tradition ranks right up there with places like New York and Los Angeles.
Some of music’s greatest talents — such as Bob Dylan and Prince — hail from the land of 10,000 lakes.
On Thursday, the Minneapolis-native musician Prince turned 54 years old.
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.
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.
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.
Prince has apparently avoided foreclosure on some land he owns in Chanhassen.
The foreclosure crisis hit so many people, now it’s even hit one of Minnesota’s most famous natives.
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.
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.
A concert at MSG had a surprise guest!
Ask coast-dwellers and they’ll probably tell you it just doesn’t get more flyover than Minnesota. But America’s history books tell a different tale, and that’s across the entire spectrum of entertainment, arts, politics and science.
Iconic singer Prince says he’s planning a tour to begin in December that will feature him, his band and other performers.