This week in The Shopping List, Hackwith Design House holds a sample sale that’s sure to draw a crowd, Public Functionary hosts the MN4MN Blank Canvas exhibition, Akua Gabby at Showroom, and more.
In this special preview, Todd O’Dowd looks at all 174 shows at this year’s edition of the acclaimed performing arts festival and notices some unique themes among the shows.
This weekend is filled with great movies, great art, great music, and a whole lot more.
This week, We Will Rock You takes a brief foray into the comic pages to celebrate the return of the rock-lovin’, completely awesome BLOOM COUNTY. Ack.
This week in The Shopping List, Bauhaus Brew Labs hosts the second installation of their Northeast Night Market, summer sales at BlackBlue and MartinPatrick3, locally and internationally renowned trunk shows, and more.
This weekend will take you all around the Twin Cities to as far as Wisconsin with events of all kinds scattered throughout the area.
Today’s metal subgenre (a follow-up to my metal article a couple weeks ago): Traditional metal. Basically: back to the basics, here; three killer albums that remind you of your Maiden records of yore, all barbarians and steel and killer guitar riffs.
This week in The Shopping List, the Goldstein Museum of Design goes to the opera with a stylish benefit, West Elm launches a pop up with locally made goods, the first Blu Dot Outlet, and more.
Anthony Iverson looks at Prince’s recent decision to consolidate his streaming catalogue to Tidal, and how that has affected his music listening habits in the age of the music streaming arms race.
This weekend offers a vast selection of theatre, outdoor events and live music, featuring local talent at Red Bull Sound Select, Basilica Block Party and Bastille Day.
Drawing from various retrospectives, the Walker Art Center begins its Summer Nights / Cool Cinema series this week.
You guys. THIS ALBUM.
This week in The Shopping List, the MN Fashion Truck Fest takes over a spot in downtown for its second year, more summer sales are added to the list, laser cut leather beauties, and more.
Flag-waving patriot or not, there is plenty to do in and around the Twin Cities this weekend involving hot dogs, flea markets, fireworks, punk rock, and more.
This week, a trio — TRIO — of damn brilliant, masterpiece R&B records, continuing that genre’s unbeatable winning streak. Plus a killer power-pop album by Terry Eason that’ll have you longing for that genre’s mid-90s heyday (think: Velvet Crush). Killer.
This week in The Shopping List, Cotton & Co. works to bring their ethical clothing creations to life in Minneapolis, Grant Whittaker curates a one-of-a-kind collection of jewelry, summer sale season in in full swing, and more.
Susan Woehrle chats with several prominent Midwestern poets – including Minnesota Poet Laureate Joyce Sutphen and more – about their inclusion in the esteemed local anthology; and being featuried in a reading from it on Monday at Subtext Bookstore
The Twin Cities’ annual LGBTQIA celebration of fabulousity dominates every corner of this weekend. Let us help you figure it all out.
In this exclusive interview, Todd O’Dowd talks to the acclaimed drag queen about her career after “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” her other ventures, and her Twin Cities debut at First Avenue as part of Grown & Sexy Pride.
Change is coming. It has to. There are hints of it in this week’s charts, but oh man oh man will you find some terrible, throwbackily wholesome, sexist retro garbage here. This was tough, folks, but I do it for you.
Todd O’Dowd and Gigi Berry took in the second day of the 2015 edition of The Walker and The Current’s annual music festival; featuring Modest Mouse, Babes In Toyland, Seun Kuti & Egypt ’80, JD McPherson, and The Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger
This week in The Shopping List, Rally Cry by Pollen will troubleshoot challenges within the Twin Cities fashion scene, double-header trunk shows at Mona Williams featuring vintage Coach and Liz Oie, Minnehaha Mile shops at Pride, and more.
The 2015 edition of The Walker and The Current’s annual music festival kicked off with The Stand4rd, Lucius, Courtney Barnett, Conor Oberst, and Belle and Sebastian. Gigi Berry and Todd O’Dowd were at the scene.
The summer heats up with the return of Rock The Garden, the Stone Arch Bridge Festival, art crawls, and various queer-centric events in anticipation for Pride next weekend.
l’étoile and LOL/OMG! is growing and we are looking to add to our all-star staff.
One genre I did not know: 80s metal. I set out to fix that. Here is my odyssey.
This week in The Shopping List, Martinpatrick3 hosts The Bow Tie Shoppe for a special Father’s Day event, Fjällräven opens its flagship store at Mall of America, Stone Arch Bridge Festival, and more.
Among this weekend’s booked schedule of events includes the Twin Cities Donut Crawl, Northern Spark and The Fucking Best Show Ever.
In the wake of the Walker announcing its 2015-26 Performing Arts season, Todd O’Dowd offers up his picks for the most intriguing works of the season.
Oh my god, so many albums to get through, and so little time. Enjoy a few capsule reviews of albums from FFS (Franz Ferdinand and Sparks), The Darkness, Manilla Road, Rich Mattson, Lunar Laughs and Edger.