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The Pines, Release Show For ‘Dark So Gold’

The Pines have a release show for their album Dark So Gold at the Cedar Cultural Center.

02/16/2012

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Music Scene Spotters: Ryanne Noelle, MN Singer-Songwriter

Commanding attention in a very male-dominated music scene, female powerhouse Ryanne Noelle is making damn sure you hear her out.

02/09/2012

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Best Bars With Jukeboxes In Minneapolis

Referenced in countless songs and showing up to create memorable movie moments, jukeboxes are a pop cultural icon of an era of hoop skirts and milkshakes, but when was the last time you actually saw a jukebox in a bar?

02/02/2012

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Music Scene Spotters: Tappero’s Studio, Local Band

Getting a knack for music early on, Jeremy Tappero set himself up for a successful career in a not so simple job field. Poised and ready to take the metro music scene by storm, Tappero’s hardworking ethic and keen sense of music puts him a cut above the rest.

01/25/2012

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Best Winter Dates In The Twin Cities

It’s winter in Minnesota and that means snowstorms, bitter, cold days, and below freezing nights. But, it also means nights huddled next to a fire, sipping on hot chocolate and letting your significant other warm you up.

01/19/2012

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Music Scene Spotters: Michael Hannah, Hip-Hop Artist

In recent years, the rap and hip-hop scene has been trying to change its harsh image into one of positive messages and giving back to grateful communities. And, right here in the Twin Cities, many are doing the same thing.

01/12/2012

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Best Music Lessons In The Twin Cities

From singing in the shower to jamming out on air guitars when no one’s looking, we’ve all pretended to be rock stars at some point. With the New Year rolling in, what better time to make those stage dreams a reality and learn how to play an instrument?

01/05/2012

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Cheesebrow: Musician, Photographer, Music Education

There’s no doubt those affiliated with the Twin Cities music scene are proud to be a part of such a distinguished list. It’s no wonder so many artists give back to the community that helped nurture their talent.

12/29/2011

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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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Fun Bars With Games In the Twin Cities

As hard as it is to admit, sometimes good spirits and good conversation aren’t enough. Sometimes when you head out for an evening of revelry, you want to know that there’s something more in store for you than just a frosty mug and a warm bar stool.

11/17/2011

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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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Commentary With A Local: Brad Danielson

We are so lucky to have such a thriving music scene in the Twin Cities and even more so because there is an abundant amount of places for our talented musicians to play. And, if it weren’t for people like Brad Danielson, we wouldn’t be seeing any of them.

10/27/2011

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