GRAMMY Artist From Minnesota: PrinceThe ageless legend has been defying expectations with his music for nearly four decades.
Minneapolis, Seattle Mayors Wager On Sunday's Playoff ShowdownThe mayors of Minneapolis and Seattle are throwing down on the big Sunday playoff game between the Vikings and the Seahawks. Mayor Betsy Hodges' office says if the Vikes are victorious, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray will send her fresh salmon from the world-famous Pike Place Fish Market, Starbucks Coffee and Kings Donuts.
Prince Postpones Online Ticket Sales For European Tour, Cites 'Vulture' Resale SitesWith Prince, first it was the Internet and its music streaming services. Now, Prince is taking on ticket resale websites.
Sound Unseen 2015 Highlights: Reviews In BriefThe Sound Unseen film festival launches this Wednesday, again bringing music-lovers in Minnesota insight into artists both obsurce and beloved, histories of creative titans and audio visionaries, and examples of how art can change the world.
'Mavis!' Kicks Off Sound Unseen; Interview With Director Jessica EdwardsThe Sound Unseen film festival opens this Wednesday in St. Paul with a documentary that is pure musical jubilee. "Mavis!" is a joyous and celebratory look at the life of Mavis Staples.
Prince Joins Instagram As 'Princestagram'Prince is now on Instagram and he's calling it "Princestagram." Prince joined over the weekend and already has about 100,000 followers.
Prince Fans Party At Paisley Park Concert Showcasing Protege SingerIn recent weeks the superstar has hosted late-night jam sessions where he serenaded Madonna, celebrated the Minnesota Lynx's WNBA championship and showcased his latest protege, singer Judith Hill.
Prince Celebrates Lynx Win With Late-Night Paisley Park JamRock legend and noted basketball enthusiast Prince was in a "party like it's 1999" mood following the Minnesota Lynx's WNBA Championship win Wednesday evening. The Lynx captured their third title in five years with a 69-52 victory over the Indiana Fever in Game 5, and it was their first time clinching the championship on their home turf.
Madonna Shares Stage With Prince At Paisley ParkA little over 30 people were on hand early Friday morning to observe two of the very biggest pop stars to emerge in the '80s share a stage. Andrea Swensson from The Current was at Paisley Park in Chanhassen and wrote about her experience as Prince took the stage for the small crowd.
Prince Throwing 3-Night Bash At Paisley ParkPrince is celebrating the arrival of his newest album in style, with a three-night party at Paisley Park. Prince announced on Twitter his plans to hold an "International Dance Party" over Labor Day weekend, beginning Friday.
3 Injured After Part Of Ceiling Collapses At First Avenue In Mpls.Three people were hurt at legendary rock club First Avenue in downtown Minneapolis Wednesday after part of the ceiling collapsed. The collapse happened around 10:15 p.m. during a "Theory of a Deadman" concert.
Prince Invites Journalists To Paisley Park StudiosPrince had a gathering at his Paisley Park Studios but he didn't perform — he wanted to talk promotion and business. He invited journalists attending the National Association of Black Journalists convention in Minneapolis to a four-hour dance party on Saturday.