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We Will Rock You: How A Shitty Breakup Almost Cost Me The Monkees

You know that thing of when you go through a breakup, and suddenly certain music becomes…like totally untouchable to you? Just totally, utterly ruined? That’s what this week’s column is about. If you’ve been there, you know what we mean.

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Wednesday, September 17th


We Will Rock You: How A Shitty Breakup Almost Cost Me The Monkees
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You know that thing of when you go through a breakup, and suddenly certain music becomes…like totally untouchable to you? Just totally, utterly ruined? That’s what this week’s column is about. If you’ve been there, you know what we mean.

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Wednesday, September 17th


In Review: Envision Fall 2014
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The Fall 2014 Envision fashion presentation showed the season’s top trends and gave audience members a great party to boot. Beth Hammarlund reviews.

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Tuesday, September 16th


We Want YOU!
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l’étoile and LOL/OMG! is growing and we are looking to add to our all-star staff.

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Tuesday, September 16th


The Shopping List: 9/16-9/22
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This week in The Shopping List, MN4MN Fashion Weekend spotlights local style, Ooh La La Live! puts on a fashion show, visit fabulous fall trunk shows, and more.

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Monday, September 15th


The Idiot Box: “Doctor Who” Series 8, Episode 4
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A time-twisting chamber piece might just be the best Doctor Who episode of recent vintage.

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Monday, September 15th


The Rogue Epicurean: Hell Bent For Leather
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In his column, Anthony Enright looks at the versatility of the leather motorcycle jacket.

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Thursday, September 11th


Weekend What’s What: 9/11-9/14
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Tons of theatre, tons of fashion, and tons of art dominate the weekend. On, and there’s this band called The Replacements…

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Thursday, September 11th


The Niles Files: September Whine
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The doldrums of September means Niles is bored and whiney about the fun people are having in Toronto and Telluride.

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Wednesday, September 10th


We Will Rock You: The Surprise U2 Record Nobody Saw Coming
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Hey, did you guys hear U2 released an album on the DL yesterday for free to every iTunes customer? Uh huh. S’true, and here’s our review of the free-but-quite-lovely thing.

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Tuesday, September 9th


String Theory: NYFW Spring 2015, Part One
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New York Fashion Week is in full swing and promises to breathe a breath of fresh air into your wardrobe and inspiration board. Today: Carolina Herrera, Thakoon, Zac Posen, Prabal Gurung, and Altuzarra.

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Tuesday, September 9th


The Shopping List: 9/9-9/15
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This week in The Shopping List, Minneapolis-St. Paul Fashion Week kicks off with Envision Fall 2014 runway show, Avant Garden at the Walker, pop-up sales, and more.

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Monday, September 8th


The Idiot Box: “Doctor Who” Series 8, Episode 3
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Legends collide as the Doctor comes face to face with the “impossible” Robin Hood

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Friday, September 5th


Crush with Eyeliner: It’s Just A Party, Janet.
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MAC’s new Rocky Horror-inspired collection is all the great party makeup you’ll ever need. Can’t wait for its release? Our favorite pro beauty brand has plenty of other fantastic collections to keep you occupied in the meantime.

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Thursday, September 4th


Weekend What’s What: 9/4-9/7
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Theatrical farces, new work by tons of local artists, can’t-miss gigs, and more fill up this weekend’s agenda!

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Thursday, September 4th


The Culturator: Clay Shapes – Q&A with Erin Smith
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This week, in honor of an awesome nod in NYLON magazine for her ceramic works, Juleana Enright checks in with SHIP&SHAPE co-founder and local ceramics maker, Erin Smith.

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Wednesday, September 3rd


In Review: “The Mystery Of Irma Vep” at Jungle Theater
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In this special review, Todd O’Dowd takes in The Jungle Theater’s hilarious remount of Charles Ludlam’s ridiculous masterpiece.

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Wednesday, September 3rd


We Will Rock You: Your Favorite Artist Is A Shitty Human Being
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So if your favorite musician — Wayne Coyne or Cee-Lo Green, say — turns out to be a terrible human being, does it color your enjoyment of their art? Should it?

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Tuesday, September 2nd


Le Talk: P.O.S. Is Ruining The World
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In this special interview, Juleana Enright chats with the iconic Minneapolis hip-hop artist on his return to performing following his kidney transplant, and his upcoming headlining gig at “The F*cking Best Show Ever” on September 13.

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Tuesday, September 2nd


String Theory: Altuzarra Designs for Women, Not Girls
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Target’s newest designer collaboration with Joseph Altuzarra features strong fierce designs for women to wear for work and for cocktails. This collection is definitely 21+.

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Tuesday, September 2nd


The Shopping List: 9/2-9/8
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This week in The Shopping List, local designer Caroline Hayden holds a sample sale, a trunk show at Kisa Boutique, anniversary sales, and more.

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Monday, September 1st


The Idiot Box: “Doctor Who” Series 8, Episode 2
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The Doctor discovers InnerSpace as he goes on a Fantastic Voyage into the head of his greatest enemy. Literally.

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Monday, September 1st


The Rogue Epicurean: Maybe I’m Amaized
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In this week’s column, Anthony Enright helps you find new and unique ways of using the late summer bounty of fresh corn.

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Thursday, August 28th


Weekend What’s What: 8/28-9/1
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The last days of the Minnesota State Fair and the re-opening of The Turf Club are among the major events this Labor Day weekend.

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Thursday, August 28th


In Review: Saint Dinette Pop-Up Preview
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In a special report, Todd O’Dowd waxes rhapsodic on his love of pop-up restaurants in light of the recent Saint Dinette pop-up preview party.

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Wednesday, August 27th


We Will Rock You: Souli-A-Colia (A Prince Top 20)
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Excited about new Prince? Us too! So while we wait, here’s an entirely subjective Prince top 20!

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Tuesday, August 26th


The Shopping List: 8/26-9/1
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This week in The Shopping List, Junket: Tossed and Found looks forward to expanded hours, HDH Basics launch, shop openings, and more.

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Monday, August 25th


The Rogue Epicurean: Gonna Make You Sweat
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With equal parts trepidation and enthusiasm, Anthony Enright dips his toe into the rising tide of luxury sweatpants.

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Monday, August 25th


The Idiot Box: “Doctor Who” Series 8, Episode 1
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A great new Doctor. An on-point companion. Dear Old Friends. A surprise return villain. All of which are nearly thwarted by an uneven script in this extended series premiere.

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Thursday, August 21st


Weekend What’s What: 8/21-8/24
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The State Fair’s opening leads our list of great events in the Cities this weekend

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Thursday, August 21st


The Culturator: Transformative Art – Q&A w/ Kristi Abbott
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Live-work Studio Spaces at Lowertown Lofts Artist Cooperative. Co-Founder, Kristi Abbott with Shelly Losee in the background, working on their latest pieces for A=rt.  April 2014.

Juleana Enright catches up with visual artist Kristi Abbott to chat about “Peep Show,” her upcoming art show at TractorWorks Gallery, and her work with A=RT, a non-profit bringing local art into business that have limited resources for an artistic budget.

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