Here’s what we’re recommending you go to this week!

Cinema Minneapolis

Ah yes, here we are, the Golden Age of MPLS + STPL cinema, and it’s finally time for our Twin Towns to be in front of the camera, not just home to the cinemas. The touring, decades-spanning collection of humorous and… Continue Reading →

Weds // Screening: The Art of the Deal

Give many thanks that the torture of enduring political opinions from extended family is over, but if you didn’t get enough inter-generational, fact vs. Fox fiction discussion on Turkey Weekend, the ongoing Goethe Pop Up in the MPLS skyways will be… Continue Reading →

Weds // Marijuana Deathsquads Vinyl Release with Albert + Broder

Our newsletter open rate will be down a bit today thanks to company email filters snagged a send with Marijuana and Deathsquads in one of the headers, but the MPLS + STPL noise-making collective would like it that way. The… Continue Reading →

Weds // Fair State Brut Release

If you’re more in the mood for a Drinksgiving than a Dancegiving or you’re looking for something adventurous to serve at the table alongside the turkey, Fair State will be releasing its bone-dry Brut IPA, a direct response to the… Continue Reading →

Tues // A Night of Surf-Roxotica with Black Widows and Exotik a GoGo

Desperate temps call for desperate measures! Convince yourself, and maybe any early holiday visitors you might have, that you’re not in the bold frigid North, but rather down in Acapulco Bay. The one-two punch of atmospheric tiki music from the… Continue Reading →

Mon // Crushing 300 at Uptown VFW

The love of local wrasslin’ is spreading like wild fire, and even if you can’t get into any of the quickly sell out F1rst Wrestling shows at the Uptown VFW or Wrestlepalooza at First Avenue, you can still meet the… Continue Reading →

Sat // EP Release: c.Kostra’s + Parallel Partyverse

Regular Readers know our musical crush on c.Kostra, the retro-future alter-ego of hometown musical powerhouse Ryan Olcott, thanks in big part to his on-going commitment to conceptual sound projects filled with new takes on throwback vibes, an unmatched cool factor,… Continue Reading →

Weds // Screening + Discussion: The Last Waltz with Rob Fraboni

The Parkway Theater (Have you checked out their wallpaper? Check out their wallpaper.) presents The Last Waltz, a concert film directed by Martin Scorsese himself that centers around Canadian-American rock group The Band’s farewell show on Thanksgiving Day in 1976…. Continue Reading →

Tues // Sonic Youth: 30 Years of Daydream Nation

30 years and one month ago, Sonic Youth produced their hazy, head-banging record Daydream Nation. To commemorate the record’s impact and ongoing success, First Ave is screening hitherto unseen Sonic Youth concert footage—both from the band’s archives and from an… Continue Reading →

Fri // Black Coffin Friday Flash Sale

If you’re going to bust down a door for a big time Black Friday deal, at least do it somewhere there’s beer. Get some coffin-shaped ink at Black Coffin tattoo’s Black Friday party at The Dubliner—the flash sale has over… Continue Reading →

Weds // Drakesgiving

Scorpio season may be winding down, but Scorpion season is showing no signs of stopping. Between his latest chart-topping release, a spate of fire features, and embracing fatherhood (thank u Pusha-T), Drizzy has had quite the year—and the biggest Drake… Continue Reading →

Tues // Cheeky Kitty Presents: Touchy Subject Trivia

Having uncomfortable conversations with family members at the Thanksgiving table is now a necessary part of the holiday (though, when hasn’t it been), and while there are no shortage of controversial topics to get your Aunt Karen fired up after… Continue Reading →