Fri // tights heels tape release

We love everything about the debut tape release party by tights. First, what a great band name. What great lyrics—”did I take a shower today”—for tights’ garage-rock sound. Also, you have to love this bill with tights joined by rising… Continue Reading →

Sat // Witch District Stitch: Dance and Design

What’s getting your hair done without doing the nails, too? The same “full package” common sense applies to the one-off combination of visual art and dance in Witch District Stitch at the ultra-hip Hair + Nails gallery. Curator Kristin Van… Continue Reading →

We’re on Instagram and you probably are too!

We’ve been in the habit of finding cool walls around the Twin Cities and sharing them through Instagram for a while now. And we’re curious to see what you’ve come across. Follow us on Instagram and share what you’ve found… Continue Reading →

More Weekend?

Bent Brewstillery is releasing their new un-appetizingly named West Coast-style IPA, The Great Sweat with a party as dank as their beer. FRI. [INFO] Artists from across the arts spectrum head to the best damn punk venue in Twincy—the back… Continue Reading →

Sun // Fredstock at Brit’s

Definitely stealing these ideas for our own next birthday party: To honor the 90th year of ‘Brits Ambassador’ Freddie Manton, the downtown MPLS destination pub is hosting a British car show, Van Morrison tribute band and read-through of the full… Continue Reading →

Surly Mega-Shows: Sylvan Esso + Courtney Barnett

We are 100% on board with a double-day run at Surly’s Festival Field this weekend. The venue, with its industrial views and extremely well-run tap lines, has an unruffled, let’s-hang-out-all-day vibe. Unfortunately making that work is tricky since Friday’s headliner,… Continue Reading →


Lickerpawlooza: curious and fun to say. Pineapple mango lager: curious and fun to drink. The folks at Psycho Suzi’s have collaborated with Insight Brewing on a signature limited edition beer Whisker Licker and are celebrating the release with an all… Continue Reading →

The second installment of the Naughty Citizen Dining Series: The Dog Days of Summer!

The Naughty Greek has been cooking up an exclusive tasting menu to be paired with Dual Citizen beers, served on the patio at DCBC, transformed into an immersive, five-course communal dining experience under the stars. The dog days, καλοκαιρινές μέρες,… Continue Reading →

Weds // Reading: Alice Bolin + Dead Girls

Why are dead women so central to American culture? It’s a question that, once you see the targets in writer Alice Bolin’s the new debut essay collection Dead Girls, you have to have answered. Bolin will share her piercing insights… Continue Reading →

Weds // Social Science: Mini Music Fest

The Science Museum grows their adult-focused Social Science nights to prehistoric proportions with 14 different bands throughout the museum on Wednesday. Catch sets from The Drug Budget, Jaedyn James & The Hunger, Nooky Jones, and many others in places like… Continue Reading →

Tues // 4ontheFloor Music Video

Want to be a video star? Stop by Icehouse again this Tuesday for the next installment of the Gabe Douglas residency where his wildly popular stompers The 4ontheFloor will be shooting a music video with you in it from 10-11… Continue Reading →

Weds // Tony Peachka Farewell Show

Say it ain’t so! Tony Peachka, one of the best garage pop bands to hit Twincy’s small stages in the past few years, will have to change their t-shirts from Who IS Tony Peachka to Who WAS Tony Peachka after… Continue Reading →