Local Show @ The Amsterdam – May 5th, 2015

After featuring Mountain Opera as our Local Artist of the Week a couple months ago, Zeke, a member of the Orono foursome, extended to us an invitation to a local show the group was putting together. Naturally, we accepted the invite. We’re always curious to hear up-and-coming acts. So, we sent our finest photographer, Adam ...

[ALBUM] Doomtree – All Hands

The Minneapolis hip-hop collective known as Doomtree has seemingly figured it out.  For the second album in a row, they holed themselves up in a cabin and did nothing but write and record – and for a second album in a row, they hit the nail on the head.  All Hands perfectly highlights all facets of ...

Local Artist of the Week: Undlin & Wolfe

This week’s Local Artist of the Week is a new Minneapolis-based folk duo, Undlin & Wolfe. The partnership is comprised of former classmates, Siri Undlin and Dexter Wolfe. This past summer, the two, hit the ground running by recording their debut EP, Sliver Lines. Reminiscent of the folk duo’s of old – they have the ...

The Best Minnesota Albums of 2014

Minnesota is, and probably always will be, one of the most underrated music hot beds.  It has finally gained some traction on the hip-hop side of things with the success of Soundset Music Festival but for the rest of the bands it’s still a struggle to get out of the shadow of Husker Du, Prince, ...

Local Artist of the Week: Dan Mariska and The Boys Choir

Sometimes silly working titles are the ones that seem to stick.  In the case of Dan Mariska and The Boys Choir’s latest album, that’s exactly what’s happened.  Bummer Songs, Dan’s second full length album, gives us a good selection of 90’s feeling alt rock mixed with poppier tracks (“Stay Inside”) that you cant help but ...

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