The Lowertown Guitar Festival is returning to St. Paul’s Mears Park after last year’s inaugural event that attracted nearly 2,000 people. This year, the host of the event — McNally Smith College of Music — promises that the Saturday, Aug. 9 event will be even bigger and better.
Police are investigating after a several items of band equipment were stolen out of a garage in Sauk Rapids last Friday and Saturday.
The sweet, crisp sounds of fingers flying across a fret board lets you know that quality still matters. And there’s nothing less inside the Franklin Avenue guitar shop of Charles A. Hoffman.
On a quiet St. Paul street corner, the sweet sounds of guitar chords ring simple and true. Willie’s American Guitars is a music magnet, attracting players from across the spectrum. Rock to country, beginners to legends.
Leslie Stahl had a great story on the life of Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen on 60 Minutes.
What do you do when most pep bands have more members than your school has students? Suffer in silence? Or start a smaller band?