Bands

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Local Drummers Celebrated At Minneapolis Concert

They are the heartbeat of every band, providing that driving beat that keeps the music together. Minneapolis is home to some of the best drummers in the world, and this weekend they will be honored.

05/23/2014

(credit: CBS)

Twin Cities Music Fans Gearing Up For Basilica Block Party

It’s a massive weekend for music fans in the Twin Cities. For some, the biggest event of the weekend is the Basilica Block Party in downtown Minneapolis, which takes place Friday and Saturday.

07/12/2013

(credit: CBS)

Twins Blog: Midwest Music Showcase

This summer, the Minnesota Twins are making local music fans happy. At every Wednesday home game through August, a local band will perform during games in a series the team calls “The Midwest Music Showcase.” In the past, the Twins have fielded complaints that local music wasn’t played in the stadium.

05/21/2013

Basilica Block Party (credit: Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission)

Matchbox 20, Goo Goo Dolls To Play Basilica Block Party

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Cities 97 and the Basilica of St. Mary are boasting a lineup of 19 acts for this summer’s forthcoming Basilica Block Party, including ’90s pop-rockers Matchbox 20 and Goo Goo Dolls. The […]

05/03/2013

(credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Coachella)

Coachella Pretenders

The Jimmy Kimmel Show and Lie Witness News expose the need to be liked at Coachella 2013.

04/24/2013

(credit: CBS)

400 Bar To Close; Auctioning Memorabilia Online

For 17 years, the 400 bar was a spot for up and coming and popular Twin Cities bands. Now, the owners of the Minneapolis club decided to close.

01/03/2013

Basilica Block Party (credit: Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission)

Lineup For ‘Cities 97 Basilica Block Party’ Released

The lineup for the Cities 97 Basilica Block Party has been announced Friday, with headliners including Train, O.A.R. and Cake.

04/20/2012

Mumford and Sons. (credit: Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

Cities 97 Sampler To Go On Sale Nov. 17

People are getting fired up for the release of one of the hottest, local holiday gifts — The Cities 97 Sampler.

10/11/2011

Center Stage – Sample Night Live – 5/30/10

Sample Night Live is a show that gives viewers a taste of area bands and troupes.  Barbe Marshall, producer of the monthly program, talks about the upcoming June showcase.  Rachel Salisbury of the Dregs and […]

06/03/2010

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,993 other followers