Monthly Archives: January 2012

Polica : Wandering Star

Today’s post comes from one of the Twin Cities hottest bands right now, Polica.¬†Channy Casselle started this band out of the ashes of the Roma Di Luna breakup. Just because she was from Roma Di Luna, don’t expect it to … Continue reading

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Brother Ali : Palm the Joker

My wife and I belong to a group called the MN Food Bloggers, she runs our food blog, Eat.Drink.Life.Love, doing all the writing, and I take the pictures. Every other month or so, the group gets together at a local … Continue reading

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Clan of Xymox : A Day

For several weeks, I had been putting together a compilation that was made of all the music that was played on the epic show 120 Minutes. I watched that show religiously, not only for being exposed to such great music, … Continue reading

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Love and Rockets : Waiting For The Flood

This post is going to be really short, because not much needs to be said about this song. Most underrated Love and Rockets song ever. Ever.

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Howler : Back Of Your Neck

So, I just discovered this band the other day when the Star Tribune had a feature on this band, and I had no idea that they were even local! They are fronted by the 19 year old¬†Jordan Gatesmith and formed … Continue reading

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Goodbye Fairbanks : Rise

Goodbye Fairbanks is a Swiss band, but you would never know it. Their english is perfect, their sound perfectly toes the line between indie rock and pop, never getting too pop, as to keep their indie cred. But you listen … Continue reading

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The Magnolia’s : Walk A Circle

So, last night, we were at Bar La Grassa for my mother-in-laws birthday dinner, and as we sat down, I noticed John Freeman, sitting two tables down from us. John Freeman is the lead singer/song writer for the Magnolia’s, who … Continue reading

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