Minnesota Music Venues Preparing To Roar Back As COVID Restrictions LoosenWCCO looks ahead towards the future of live, in-person concerts, and what venues and artists are doing in the meantime before getting back to what they love the most.
COVID Relief Bill: First Avenue, Sen. Klobuchar Help Secure Billions In Music Venue FundingThe Save Our Stages Act will provide grants that do not have to be repayed, based on 45% of a club’s 2019 revenues, and up to $10 million.
Zach Sobiech's 'Clouds' Tops iTunes Charts 7 Years After His PassingZach Sobiech, the Minnesota teen whose music and fearless battle with osteosarcoma touched people around the globe, has returned to the top of the iTunes music charts.
First Avenue Among Struggling Music Venues Praying That 'Save Our Stages' Act Is In Next Stimulus BillThere is hope that help could be on the way for one if the industries hit hardest by COVID-19.
Wisconsin's Hodag Country Festival Canceled For Safety ReasonsThe Hodag Country Festival in northern Wisconsin got the green light to hold four days of concerts expected to attract thousands, while organizers on Thursday canceled the event.
Here Are 4 Of St. Paul's Top Tattoo ParlorsIn search of a new favorite tattoo spot on the east side of the metro? Here are four of the top-ranked shops.
First Avenue Exhibit Debuts At Minnesota History CenterThe legendary First Avenue is on display at the Minnesota History Center.
'A Pleasure To Play Here': Garth Brooks Returns To MinnesotaWhen it comes to his fans here in Minnesota, Garth Brooks has got nothing but love.
First Avenue Tests Out Reusable Beer CupThe beer hasn't changed, but lately, the cups it is served in look a little different at First Avenue.
Lee’s Liquor Lounge, Iconic Minneapolis Music Venue, To Close IndefinitelySoon, Minneapolis nightlife will be different than it's been in 62 years.
The Chainsmokers Play 1st Of 3 Free Final Four Mpls Armory ConcertsThe free March Madness Music Series tipped off on Friday night at the Minneapolis Armory.
Minnesota Jazz Legend Bobby Lyle Jams With High SchoolersJazz legend Bobby Lyle has returned home to his roots to teach the next generation of musicians.
First Avenue Absorbs Fine Line Music CafeFirst Avenue is expanding its reach in downtown Minneapolis.
WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best LGBTQ Bar In MinnesotaThere are probably few bars in the state of Minnesota that have a history that is as rich, or as clandestine, as the Gay 90's.
While Twin Cities Taprooms Thrive, Bars & Restaurants StruggleWhile restaurants are struggling to compete, a new study says taprooms in the Twin Cities are doing better than ever.