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Mpls. Radio Host Celebrates Bob Dylan’s Birthday

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.

05/24/2014

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100-Year-Old Fiddler Gets A Birthday Surprise

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.

12/04/2013

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More Songs To Benefit Minn. Musician Go On Auction

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.

06/15/2013

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Amateur Night: Best Places To Take The Stage

Take the stage at the best amateur nights in the Twin Cities.

05/16/2013

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MN Man Impersonates Pink Floyd Singer For 100K In Healthcare

Police say a Minnesota man posed as a rock star — British accent and all — to get as much as $100,000 in medical treatment.

05/01/2013

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Pianist Lorie Line’s Mansion Faces Possible Foreclosure

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.

11/14/2012

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Former Talking Heads Singer Turns Building Into A Music Maker

Have you ever played a building? Aria has been transformed into a music maker by artist and musician David Byrne.

11/13/2012

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Lockout Of SPCO Musicians Begins

A lockout of musicians is now under way at the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, which has canceled its concerts through Nov. 4.

10/21/2012

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$40K Cello Stolen From Man’s SUV Recovered

Police say a $40,000 cello that was stolen from a man’s unlocked SUV has been recovered.

03/23/2012

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Musician Writes Song For Local Nonprofit

A Twin Cities musician was inspired to create a song for a local, nonprofit group that helps people with developmental disabilities and their families.

01/11/2012

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Commentary With A Local: Ray Smart, Musician, Activist

While Ray Smart and his band Drift Effect broke up more than a year ago, that end only opened a different door for him.

09/15/2011

Musician Bob Dylan Performs onstage during the 37th AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Michael Douglas at Sony Pictures on June 11, 2009 in Culver City, Calif. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for AFI)

Duluth Plans Celebration To Honor Bob Dylan

Plans are brewing in Duluth for the Minnesota city’s first DylanFest, a celebration of folk-rock icon Bob Dylan during his 70th birthday.

03/03/2011

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2nd St. Paul Recording Studio Robbery In 2 Weeks

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.

12/30/2010

Top Award For Prince

Minneapolis-native Prince has received BET’s Lifetime Achievement Award.

06/28/2010