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Win Tix: An Evening Of Tributes V: Trompe Le Monde, Pleezer, 2F4D

Trompe le Monde continues its album series and will be performing the Pixies’ Doolittle in its entirety. Book ending their show will be Pleezer, performing your favorite Weezer songs and 2F4D, a Motley Crue tribute founded by Jeremy Ylvisaker and… Continue Reading →

Win Tix: On The Waterfront

“I coulda been a contender!” So bemoans Brando’s Terry Malloy, a down-on-his-heels former boxer who took a fall, and is now washed-up dockworker in On the Waterfront, the next installment of The Heights Theater’s Marlon Brando: Method Man series. But… Continue Reading →

Burger Hunter: 50’s Grill

Week after week, Mike S. impresses us with the depth and breadth of his burger knowledge. He was also quite popular in our reader survey! Check out all The Burger Hunter’s meaty exploits at the #GreatAmericanBurgerHunter tag on Instagram and… Continue Reading →

Readers Write In: Solar Eclipse

One of our Readers wanted to share some info—frankly sort of alarmist in its tone—on the upcoming big deal solar eclipse and how you can see them: “There is a huge run on solar eclipse glasses. Amazon and most local… Continue Reading →

Win Tix: Lee Bains III & The Glory Fires + Eleganza! + The Bad Man

The last time that Lee Bains III & The Glory Fires played here, they not only shared the stage with the equally hard-rockin’ locals of Eleganza!, they put on one of the best shows in recent memory before the big… Continue Reading →

Win Tix: Local History Tours—High Bridge Station + STPL Brewing

On Saturday the MNHS hosts two different, highly informative tours in St. Easy:  First up, in the morning, take a street-level tour of Minnesota’s capital city highlighting the natural and human forces that shaped it long ago and today. This walking tour… Continue Reading →

Take The Secrets of City 2017 Readers Survey

Can you believe it’s been a full two years since we did a readers survey? So much has changed—have you? Have we?  Please click through and fill out the survey! If you answer all the questions, you’ll be entered in… Continue Reading →

Quick Q+A: Daniel & The Real Feels + Classic Entertainment

How did local rockers Daniel & The Real Feels develop their die hard fan base? Is it their undeniably classic throwback dancey sound? Their overall good vibes? Daniel’s energetic Jagger-like moves? Likely all of the above, all coated in a generous helping of… Continue Reading →

Win Tix: Rebel, Rebel—Rock For Pussy XIII

Featuring an all-star band led by John Eller (The Shiny Lights) with: Chris Perricelli, Chris Lynch, Janey Winterbauer, Leslie Ball, Michelle Massey aka Nadine DuBois, Katie McMahon, Kent Militzer, Steve Price, Joseph Pettini, Matt Darling, Paul Odegard, Kevin Nord, Noah… Continue Reading →

Quick Q+A: Gigi B + Cherry Moon Press

One of our favorites forms of Prince love, and the favorites of many fans and collectors, has been the enamel pins made by notable local tweeter Gigi B aka @_omgigi_ as Cherry Moon Press. On Saturday, Cherry Moon Press pops-up… Continue Reading →

Win Tix: A Streetcar Named Desire

The Heights Theater launches its new series, Marlon Brando: Method Man, with a 35mm screening Thursday night of A Streetcar Named Desire (1951). A smash on Broadway, then a smash in Hollywood, Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire features some… Continue Reading →

Burger Hunter: Jimmy’s Pro Billiards

Week after week, Mike S. impresses us with the depth and breadth of his burger knowledge. Plus if you make a beat for this week’s installment it sounds like total jam! Check out all The Burger Hunter’s meaty exploits at the #GreatAmericanBurgerHunter tag on Instagram… Continue Reading →