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Lifehouse Predict GRAMMY Wins For fun. & Mumford & Sons

The 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards are just days away and everyone is making their predictions. While Lifehouse was in town we had to ask who their GRAMMY picks would be. “Man, I hope fun. wins,” frontman […]

02/07/2013

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Inside The Album Of The Year: fun. ‘Some Nights’

“No pun intended.” It’s a line you often hear when talking about fun. Truth is, the band’s name (which, as you might already know, is spelled with a lowercase “f” and a period at the […]

02/06/2013

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Elton John Lands Ed Sheeran A Spot On GRAMMYs

Ed Sheeran will perform a duet with Elton John during Sunday’s 55th GRAMMY Awards and he revealed how it all unfolded. “I just got a call from him about two months ago just saying, ‘Yeah […]

02/05/2013

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REWIND: Picking The Best New Artist

How do the GRAMMYs do it? It’s hard enough to narrow it down to only five choices every year, but then they have to vote only one as THE best new artist for an entire […]

02/05/2013

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fun. Discuss Their GRAMMY Nomination And Getting Over Stage Fright

The past 12 months have been a whirlwind for fun. Nominated for six GRAMMY Awards, MIX 104.1/Boston sat down with the guys and discussed all things GRAMMYs. “It’s been crazy. We had never really done television […]

02/04/2013

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fun. Wonder If The GRAMMYs Can Retract A Nomination

To say it’s been a whirlwind year for fun. is an understatement — their debut album Some Nights is a smash hit, and now they’re up for six GRAMMY nominations. But the boys are ready […]

01/23/2013

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REWIND: You Gotta Have A Fiddle In The Band

Among the big GRAMMY nominees this year there’s one stand out: the fiddle. Or the violin if you’re not feeling all that country. From Album of the Year nominees Mumford & Sons, fun. and Jack […]

01/22/2013

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Taylor Swift, Rihanna, fun., Black Keys, And Mumford & Sons Announce GRAMMY Performances

Music’s biggest night just got bigger. The 55th GRAMMY Awards just revealed their first round of performers, culled heavily from the top four nominations categories. Expect memorable sets by Taylor Swift, fun., Rihanna, Mumford & […]

01/09/2013

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Celebrate The 2013 GRAMMY Nominees With Upcoming Album

Taylor Swift, Kelly Clarkson and the guys of fun. are all teaming up for a brand new GRAMMY compilation album. In honor of the upcoming awards show the Recording Academy is releasing a 22-track record […]

01/08/2013

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fun. Face Ex-Girlfriends After GRAMMY Noms

When GRAMMY nominations have your band name in everyone’s mouth, all sorts of old “friends” come out of the woodwork.

12/12/2012

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REWIND: Chatting With GRAMMY Nominees Maroon 5 & fun.

Find out who went head to head with Kanye West and who wishes you’d stop the jokes — plus more GRAMMY news on REWIND: Awards Show Edition!

12/10/2012

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Imagine Dragons On Rock Dominating The GRAMMYs

Vegas breakout band Imagine Dragons are excited to see rocker fun., Jack White being nominated for GRAMMY awards.

12/07/2012

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GRAMMY Nominations 2013: The Biggest Surprises & The Takeaways

The theme of this year’s nominations could be taken in a number of ways, but when you look at the contenders up for all-powerful Album of the Year category, one thing is certain: it’s the year of the underdogs and the newcomers.

12/06/2012

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Frank Ocean In Six-Way Tie For Most GRAMMY Noms

He stands with Kanye West, Jay-Z, The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach, fun., and Mumford & Sons as the six artists who have six nominations each, topping all other artists.

12/06/2012

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fun. Dominates Grammy Nominations

Cliches be damned, it was a fun. night at the GRAMMY Nominations Concert on CBS, with the band performing and getting nominations in all four major categories: Album, Song and Record of the Year, and Best New Artist. Kelly Clarkson, The Black Keys and Frank Ocean all grabbed multiple nominations as well.

12/05/2012

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Are fun. The GRAMMYs’ Biggest Weirdos?

“I was worried, when we first decided this was going to be the band name about all the negative puns that would happen,” singer Nate Ruess says. “Like, ‘This is no fun at all!’

12/05/2012

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More Artists Join GRAMMY Nominations Concert

The Lumineers, Janelle Monáe, Sheryl Crow, Little Big Town and Chris Young join tonight’s show in Nashville.

12/05/2012

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Fun., Ne-Yo Join GRAMMY Line-up

The ‘GRAMMY Nominations Concert – LIVE!’ in Nashville, TN has added two more big names to its lineup.

11/13/2012

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Growing Up Bowling At AMF

Remember back in the day when there were no cell phones, no Facebook, no DVRs to catch up on to entertain your nights. When all kids needed for a good time was a few friends […]

03/16/2012

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The Good Life For Less: Cure For The Wintertime Blues

If you are feeling the winter blues — especially after the traffic snarls we experienced this week — it may be time to make your escape.

01/25/2012

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Get Out, Enjoy The Winter With Your Dog In Minn.

Just because it is winter doesn’t mean you and Fido can’t find some fun. Check out our five favorite ways to get out and get active with man’s best friend this winter.

01/20/2012

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Great Weekend Getaways

Sometimes you just want to get away. So pack up your family, better half, friends and even pets for some weekend fun, R & R or whatever you require to break-up the same ole this season. Here are a few of our top ideas on where you can let loose.

12/03/2011

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Adventuring Through Minneapolis With Public Transportation

Driving downtown can mean sitting in traffic, driving around the block trying to find parking and paying at least $10 for parking. Here are a few options for things to do at light rail stops.

10/24/2011

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People Watching Across Minnesota

People watching can provide hours of entertainment and best of all, it’s free. Find a comfy spot to sit and spend some time taking in the sites and people around you.

09/26/2011

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Minnesota Family Fun Weekend Guide For June 3-5

The first weekend of June is what I consider the unofficial entry into summer. It’s almost like a rite of passage after enduring a snowy winter and spring storms, taking me from long sleeves to tank tops, rain boots to flip flops.

06/03/2011

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