Thursday, January 29th

Weekend What’s What: 1/29-2/1

With an unseasonably warm end to January, the Twin Cities offers plenty of great events to take advantage of the great weather!

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Thursday, January 29th

In Review: “Gertrude Stein And A Companion”

The Jungle Theater kicks off its twenty-fifth anniversary season with a thrilling remount of its most acclaimed production.

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Thursday, January 29th

The Idiot Box: “RuPaul’s Drag Race” Premieres March 2

Halleloo! Miss RuPaul’s School for Wayward Girls re-opens its doors March 2.

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Wednesday, January 28th

We Will Rock You: Happy Anniversary. You’re fired.

In his column, Jon Hunt weighs in on the firing of Barb Abney from The Current.

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Tuesday, January 27th

The Shopping List: 1/27-2/1
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This week in The Shopping List, Nobel Creations: Inspired by the Nobel Prize opens in its American debut at ASI, Rewind and B. Resale hold mid-winter sales, Black Spoke Leather Co. launches, and more.

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Monday, January 26th

The Idiot Box: “Downton Abbey” Series 5, Episode 4

Everyone at the house that Lord Crawley built has gone lovesick! Literally!

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Thursday, January 22nd

Weekend What’s What: 1/22-1/25

This weekend is full of an eclectic array of events that will take you to art galleries, theaters, concerts, and even the great outdoors!

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Wednesday, January 21st

We Will Rock You: Review Round-Up feat. Belle and Sebastian, Mark Ronson

A couple start-of-the-year reviews from the first batch of new albums, including the newest by Belle and Sebastian and the fourth album by über-producer Mark Ronson. 2015 is off and running, folks!

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Tuesday, January 20th

String Theory: Anatomy of an Off-Season Vogue Cover Story
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Vogue wants to make Dakota Johnson a star. Really badly. In String Theory, Beth Hammarlund discusses just how they plan to do this.

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Tuesday, January 20th

The Shopping List: 1/20-1/26
Hackwith Design House feat

This week in The Shopping List, Hackwith Design House launches a new swimwear line with all bodies in mind, the Art Outlet returns with the help of Omforme, Cliche’s Friends and Family event, and more.

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Thursday, January 15th

Weekend What’s What: 1/15-1/18
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Based on this weekend’s brimming schedule of events, 2015 is shaping up to be a phenomenal year across the Twin Cities.

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Wednesday, January 14th

We Will Rock You: A Hipster’s Guide To Steely Dan

When Steely Dan were announced as major players at Coachella, there were some voices of “WHAT THE HOLY HELL?” from folks who maybe didn’t know the Dan as well as they should. We’re here to help.

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Tuesday, January 13th

The Shopping List: 1/13-1/19
Mavenhaus Collective feat

This week in The Shopping List, we check out new Mavenhaus Collective’s January designer proposals, Gumball Collective hosts a women’s clothing swap, top notch menswear clearance sales ensue, and more.

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Monday, January 12th

The Idiot Box: “Downton Abbey” Series 5, Episode 2

This episode is brought to you by the letters on everyone’s minds at Downton: S, E, and X

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Thursday, January 8th

Weekend What’s What: 1/8-1/11

Even when temperatures dip below zero, events throughout the area continue with fervor. Read on for all of the exciting events this weekend that can help keep you warm.

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Thursday, January 8th

The Idiot Box: “Empire” Building

Todd O’Dowd takes in the compelling debut of the new hip-hop soap opera.

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Wednesday, January 7th

We Will Rock You: The Best Band You’ve Never Heard In Your Life: Kenny Rogers & The First Edition

A primer to the works of Kenny Rogers and the First Edition, your new favorite country/psych/sunshine/pop group from the late ’60s. Chances are you’ve never heard of ‘em — now’s your chance!

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Tuesday, January 6th

The Shopping List: 1/6-1/12
Wind and Willow Home feat

This week in The Shopping List, Wind and Willow Home launches a stellar new collection, Grethen House is making house calls, winter clearance sales continue, and more.

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Monday, January 5th

The Idiot Box: “Downton Abbey” Series 5, Episode 1

The Crawley clan and their legion of servants returns in a strong season opener

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Thursday, January 1st

Weekend What’s What: 1/1-1/4

Start 2015 off right with a brace of great events throughout the Twin Cities!

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Tuesday, December 30th

What’s What: New Year’s Eve 2014

Whether you’re looking to laugh, dance or get wild to cap 2014 this Wednesday, the Twin Cities scene has your New Year’s Eve celebratory needs covered.

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Monday, December 29th

In Review: Betty Danger’s Country Club
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Allison Shilinski reviews the opening of the new sister venue of Psycho Suzi’s and Donny Dirk’s; complete with mini-golf course and mechanical tree!

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Friday, December 26th

The Shopping List: Holiday Sales Edition
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In a special holiday edition of The Shopping List, take advantage of 25+ post-Christmas sales during one of the deepest discount times of the year, and check back as we add more throughout the week.

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Tuesday, December 23rd

Weekend What’s What: 12/23-12/28

A lot of venues throughout the Twin Cities have their own longstanding holiday traditions, so if you need some time away from the in-laws this week, be sure to check out our list of What’s What over the holidays.

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Tuesday, December 23rd

The Shopping List: 12/23-12/29
Proper and Prim Feat

This week in The Shopping List, Proper & Prim holds a Pre New Year’s Eve sale, shop massive discounts the day after Christmas, fall markdown sales, and more.

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Monday, December 22nd

A Few of Our Favorite Things: The Best of 2014

l’étoile presents its list of the best people, events, and things in the Twin Cities in 2014!

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Monday, December 22nd

The Idiot Box: The Well-Read Television Viewer

In his column, Todd O’Dowd offers up some great last-minute gift ideas (namely books) for the television fan in your life.

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Thursday, December 18th

Weekend What’s What: 12/18-12/21

Events this weekend include a few sublime visual art showings, numerous theater finales, and plenty of holiday inspired events to close out the waning weeks of 2014.

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Wednesday, December 17th

We Will Rock You: The Top 10 (okay, 11) Albums of 2014

It’s always a struggle to whittle my best-of list down to just ten items. So I didn’t — I came up with a perfect eleven. From D’Angelo to Closure In Moscow to Future Islands, this has been one hell of a year, and here’s the best of the best.

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Tuesday, December 16th

The Shopping List: 12/16-12/22
Cobra Society Feat

This week in The Shopping List, Cobra Society comes home for the holidays, The Bow Tie Shoppe launches a little something for the ladies, holiday parties pick up, and more.

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