Live Music

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Music Scene Spotters: Combs, Music Producer, Engineer

In our great city, music is an art form we are fortunate enough to have plenty of. And, it wouldn’t have happened if it weren’t for those behind the scenes setting our musicians up for success.

12/08/2011

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Sunday Night Revelries: Where To Go Out

Maybe you had to work Friday and Saturday. Or maybe you just like to eke out every last drop of weekend. But whatever the reason, you’re just not ready to pack it in and prepare for the inevitability of Monday morning.

12/01/2011

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Hanson, ‘Semeron’ Singer & Humble Humanitarian

Most rock starts you see on stage probably don’t work closely with organizations feeding starving children.

11/24/2011

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Music Scene Spotters: Up-And-Comers Seazon Of The Fly

With the release of their second album and a fan base rapidly on the rise, area band Seazon of the Fly is poised and ready to take the metro by storm. The five member group from north of the cities brings together their musicianship, love of their craft, and a passion for the local scene and leaves it on stage every time.

11/10/2011

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Music Scene Spotters: Singer-Songwriter Marcus Lere

Singer-songwriter Marcus Lere is the proof that Minneapolis and St. Paul are great cities to go see a show. Being part of what he says is a trend, solo artist Lere is proud to be supporting not only his music, but others who are taking this route to “go solo.”

11/03/2011

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Best Dinner Cruises For A Different Take On A Night Out

With the Land of 10,000 Lakes just outside our doorstep, more and more people are venturing out on the water for a romantic getaway without having to travel far at all.

09/01/2011

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Best Ladies Nights In The Twin Cities

All right ladies, it’s time to strap on those heels, grab your clutch and bring your best gal pals because it’s Ladies Night in the city.

08/18/2011

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Chatting With Baustert Of Decibel Consulting, Design

You see them all over the city. Plastered on light poles, in the windows of clubs, even on Facebook. They are event fliers. Ever wonder who makes them?

08/04/2011

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Interview: Devlin Andersen Of Dead Sound Music Co.

Dead Sound Music Company has already made a name for themselves. Having a pride in their local bands that is unmatched by others, the studio has a true passion for creating sophisticated and engaging works of art.

07/21/2011

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Best Places To Drink And Let Off Some Steam

In a city which prides itself on professional advancements, corporate establishments and an all-together high work ethic, it’s no wonder so many people in the Twin Cities need a weekly happy hour to de-stress.

07/14/2011

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Exploring The Eagan Market Fest

During the summer months it’s a treat to get out in the middle of the week and do something fun with the entire family. If you are looking for a place to ride a bike, have a picnic, hike trails, listen to music and let the kids play, Eagan Market Fest offers all of these opportunities, plus options for adults.

07/08/2011

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Part 2: Best Local Music Summer Playlist

With summer in full swing here in the Twin Cities, it’s only natural to hear those tunes cranked and blasting out of the rolled down windows.

07/07/2011

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Part 1: Best Local Music Summer Playlist

Everyone has their own version of a summer playlist. Whether it was used for a summer road trip, hanging out by the bonfire or just rocking out in your living room, we all have one.

06/30/2011

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