We all know women who rock, but what about those who have the courage to get up on stage and do it? Minnesota is home to many talented female musicians, and we are lucky enough to profile some of them on our show. This time we meet Katy Vernon, the woman who rocks on a ukulele.
One of Minnesota’s most famous people celebrates a big birthday Saturday. Bob Dylan turned 73. Dylan is originally from Hibbing, Minn. His career spans decades and genres, and has helped shape music as we know it today.
What do you give a 100-year-old man for his birthday? If the birthday boy is Lloyd Johnson of Woodbury, a big surprise will do the trick.
A nonprofit created to benefit former Replacements guitarist Slim Dunlap as he recovers from a massive stroke is putting more songs up for auction. Bidding on the latest single starts Saturday at the Songs for Slim website.
Take the stage at the best amateur nights in the Twin Cities.
Police say a Minnesota man posed as a rock star — British accent and all — to get as much as $100,000 in medical treatment.
Well-known Twin Cities musician Lorie Line is facing possible foreclosure. And on Thursday, Line starts her 2012 Holiday Extravaganza with more than 30 concerts.
Have you ever played a building? Aria has been transformed into a music maker by artist and musician David Byrne.
A lockout of musicians is now under way at the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, which has canceled its concerts through Nov. 4.
Police say a $40,000 cello that was stolen from a man’s unlocked SUV has been recovered.
A Twin Cities musician was inspired to create a song for a local, nonprofit group that helps people with developmental disabilities and their families.
While Ray Smart and his band Drift Effect broke up more than a year ago, that end only opened a different door for him.
Plans are brewing in Duluth for the Minnesota city’s first DylanFest, a celebration of folk-rock icon Bob Dylan during his 70th birthday.
The Twin Cities music community is growing concerned after another break-in at a recording studio. It’s the second break in at a home recording studio in less than a week.
Minneapolis-native Prince has received BET’s Lifetime Achievement Award.