Recap: Rock the Garden 2018

It was year two for Rock the Garden at its refurbished green grounds, and we think it’s getting the hang of itself. Around 11,000 attendees melted together across the Sculpture Garden to share the music and art and were rewarded… Continue Reading →

Third Thursday: Pride

Since you kicked off Pride over the weekend, keep the festivities going at Mia’s Third Thursday where they’ve brought in some big time entertainment to help you celebrate yourself or/and your LGBTQ friends and family. Stop into the free event… Continue Reading →

Public Functionary’s Pool Party

Even before the lineup was announced—and damn what a lineup!—we were ready to jump into Public Functionary’s pool party, as in money pool, a sort of throwback to the days of rent parties, but updated to reflect the space’s programming… Continue Reading →

Tues // Peach Kelli Pop + Kitten Forever + Joust

LA’s Peach Kelli Pop sound just as you’d imagine—like a garage band of fiery ladies making kickass rock versions of Saturday morning cartoon theme songs with names like “Hello Kitty Knife”, “Black Magic”, and “Cherry (That’s Not Her Real Name)”…. Continue Reading →

Dangerous Man / Fair State Brewing nigori natsu-biru Release

We’re basically sold on anything that the winning combination of Fair State and Dangerous Man would do, but to go way out and make a Nigori Natsu Biru aka Sake Rice Lager beer and then have a big release party at… Continue Reading →

Reading: Amy Thielen + Give a Girl a Knife

Following up her James Beard Awards for writing and her The New Midwestern Table, Amy Theilen will take readers through her upbringing in a Northern MN town to NYC’s high-end restaurant scene—and she’ll do it in person at Magers &… Continue Reading →

More Weekend Happenings

Did you think that was all the weekend’s festivals? NOPE! The Stone Arch Festival also returns to the St. Anthony Main waterfront for a weekend of artist booths, food, music and more! [INFO] Really great clothing boutique Cliché has been… Continue Reading →

Sat // Neal Brennan

Neal Brennan is the comedian you didn’t know you love. Not only did he write Half Baked with his then writing partner Dave Chappelle and then went on to help write many of The Chappelle Show’s famous sketches (including yes… Continue Reading →

Fri // Francis and the Lights

Describing Francis and the Lights only as “a musical project fronted by Francis Farewell Starlite” is like saying that Bon Iver is “a musical project by Justin Vernon” since, much in the same way bonnie bear has forged a beautiful,… Continue Reading →

Sat // Rock ‘n’ Roll + Punk Flea Markets

Need to update everything from your wardrobe to your album collection, but you’re too rock ‘n’ roll to make that happen at a mall? Swing by the re-invented flea market at the Uptown VFW on Saturday for everything from quality vintage… Continue Reading →

Fair State’s Mixed Culture

We’re definitely not ones to turn up our noses at the typical beer fest practice of booking hundreds of brewers, but Fair State’s Mixed Culture offers a nice change of pace with their wonderfully pared down approach. The smart, sour-forward co-op… Continue Reading →

Weds // Queercore: How To Punk A Revolution // afterparty

There’s not many tickets left for the Sound Unseen screening of Queercore: How to Punk a Revolution, and understandably so. The can’t-miss documentary is chock full of footage of a new community taking on in a very loud way issues… Continue Reading →