Video – Fury Things – Honest

“Honest” is the first single off the upcoming album VHS from the Fury Things.
Catchy, hard driving and on the edge of shoegaze reverb loving goodness.

Live Review – Melody Olson’s CD release at Art House Draws like a Christmas Mass

I spent Friday night at a re-purposed church enjoying reflective music of Melody Olson. The place was packed with standing room only. There was trifecta of draws – a great location called Art House North, the gifted voice of Melody Olson and free cupcakes – dark chocolate coconut cupcakes! Continue Reading →

Video – Niki Becker – The Reminder

The third single from Niki Becker’s Reactor. “The Reminder”

Video – Perfume Monster – You Don’t Know (A Damn Thing)

Article – Ben Weaver’s 10 tips to music touring by Bicycle.

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There have been a few local musicians who have started doing short tours by bicycle. It is very cool, honorable and maybe a little crazy.

In July, local musician Ben Weaver rode his bike 1400 miles around Lake Superior playing music and also to raise awareness about the lake and the state of America’s freshwater supply. Continue Reading →

News – The Federales are recording a live album!


The Federales are playing every Thursday this month at Day Block Brewing. They are recording each performance, and then picking out the best tracks for a live album. Continue Reading →

Listen – Electric Circus – Into The Nothing

Catch them live this weekend.

Review – Skittish – Two Legs Bad


By Kelsey Simpkins (The Aural Premonition)

There’s a live music renaissance happening in Saint Paul this year, and I’m finding more reasons than just the new breweries to spend an evening downtown, at Bedlam Lowertown, Public Kitchen and Bar, or Amsterdam Bar and Hall. There are also more Saint Paul-based bands than ever releasing great albums, although it’s still assumed a runner-up to Minneapolis in terms of musical capacity. So for a band that identifies with the outsiders in the world, Saint Paul makes a perfect home for folk-rock group Skittish, who just released their latest album, Two Legs Bad, on September 15, 2015. Continue Reading →

Listen – KPT – Descent feat. Jekka

From the upcoming album from KPT, Alive By Machines. You can pre-order here.

Listen – Star Magnet – Dreaming

You can pre-order Quarter Moon from Star Magnet now, shipping soon!