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Local Music Tap: Lowertown Guitar Fest Returns For 2nd Year

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.

07/10/2014

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Police Seek Suspect In Theft Of Band Equipment

Police are investigating after a several items of band equipment were stolen out of a garage in Sauk Rapids last Friday and Saturday.

04/02/2013

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Finding Minnesota: Charles Hoffman’s Handmade Guitars

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.

02/05/2013

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Small St. Paul Shop Sells Guitars To The Stars

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.

05/18/2012

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Leslie Stahl Reviews Her Visit With A Billionaire

Leslie Stahl had a great story on the life of Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen on 60 Minutes.

04/19/2011

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Minnesota Pep Band Is All Guitars And Drums

What do you do when most pep bands have more members than your school has students? Suffer in silence? Or start a smaller band?

02/12/2011