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No doubt soon you will become very familiar with the name Thomas Abban in music circles in the Twin Cities, and beyond. The 21 year old Welsh-Ghanaian artist has taken the Minneapolis music scene by storm. [Read more…] about New Artist Spotlight – Thomas Abban
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In the last year, it has become chillingly obvious with the loss of David Bowie, Prince, and most recently Chuck Berry, that our heroes don’t live forever. Blessed are we that their music does live on, and while we mourn their passing we have to celebrate those among us that carry on that legacy, inspiring us with their music and enriching our lives.
For every great musician, there is one that came before them as a sort of catalyst that helped to ignite the whole music making fire. One local musician who is unafraid to enthuse about the talents of those who have inspired him on his musical journey is Michael Ferrier of Fathom Lane. [Read more…] about Article – To Fathom Lane’s Michael Ferrier, Inspiration Comes Full Circle
A book as special as its subject. HEYDAY is not only a historical documentation of thirty odd years of the magical Minneapolis music scene, but a love letter to it as well. Daniel Corrigan stirs up a wellspring of memories with his collection of photos that spotlight well-known artists like Prince and Soul Asylum, while highlighting some of the more obscure talent that has graced our City’s many stages. [Read more…] about Review – HEYDAY 35 Years Of Music In Minneapolis – The Photography of Daniel Corrigan
Happy Holidays to you and me! So Much To Answer For, the 3 song EP by Two Harbors on the Minneapolis based Susstones label comes out today, and it is the perfect gift to give. [Read more…] about Review – So Much To Answer For – Two Harbors