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Kickstart Our Heart: Art Shanties

There’s a lot of really good kickstarters that will make our thriving metro an even better collection of arts & culture scenes—plus you get goodies if the projects get funded. Here’s something to throw your hard-earned money on proposals like:… Continue Reading →

Midweek News & Notes: Local Election Crunch Time

Since even our most well-read readers have a hard time keeping up with local politics because there’s very little good consistent coverage that’s also actually informative, we feel we should update you with some of the important stories being shared around the… Continue Reading →

Burger Hunter: Wagner’s Drive-In

You know who he is, you know what he does. Check out all The Burger Hunter’s meaty exploits at the #GreatAmericanBurgerHunter tag on Instagram and at @BurgerHunterUSA on the twitter. Now and then we all need to go back in… Continue Reading →

Quick Hits: Add A Little Spice Into Your Fall

We often miss that a whole month of the fall arts season because we’re too hyped up on creepy stuff like Hausu, so don’t forget to pencil in stuff like . . .  F1rst Wrestling: Live!—Dec 7th  Just announced! One… Continue Reading →

Checking In: A Prairie Home Companion

How is the new season of the Chris Thile-lead Prairie Home Companion? Field correspondent Isabelle Wattenberg went out to Lake Wobegon and reports back. A span of Minnesota’s generations cozied up in the red plush interior of the Fitzgerald Theater for… Continue Reading →

Quick Q+A: 10,000 Laughs Festival + Ryan

Back and bigger than ever, the 10,000 Laughs festival again gives the burgeoning MPLS + STPL comedy scene the weekend-long fest that local funny people and their fans deserve. Each night has killer showcases chock full of comics, both local and national, with a… Continue Reading →

Win Tix: Pert Near Sandstone

It was roughly a decade ago that Pert Near Sandstone first gathered around a microphone in a Minneapolis basement to record their debut album, Up And Down The River. So much has happened since then: highs and lows, personal struggles and… Continue Reading →

Win Tix: GORGE

It’s one of the highly anticipated performances of the fall arts season: A collective of local dance companies present GORGE, the void where dance meets rock. DaNCEBUMS opens each evening of the four-part performance with their riotous approach to dance… Continue Reading →

Burger Hunter: JL Beers

Week after week, Mike S. impresses us with the depth and breadth of his burger knowledge. Plus he’s quite the traveler, like the Rick Steves of patties! Check out all The Burger Hunter’s meaty exploits at the #GreatAmericanBurgerHunter tag on… Continue Reading →

Win Tix: Pop Up Magazine

Pop-Up Magazine will be making its Minneapolis-area debut on Nov. 3rd at the Fitzgerald Theater! The inaugural Twin Cities show will feature stories by APM’s homegrown, Peabody-Award winning series In The Dark host Madeleine Baran and senior producer and Samara Freemark…. Continue Reading →