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

Fri // Seu Jorge

Seu Jorge, twenty years into his professional career as a prolific samba musician, visits the Pantages this Friday. In addition to mastery of Brazilian folk music, he’s skilled in song covers—possibly most well known is his take on several Bowie… Continue Reading →

Sat // Insight’s Auchtoberfest

Insight has a knack for planning themed parties that make us wish we’d thought up the idea first, but also makes them one of our fave brewery spots for shindigs (anyone attend their 4.20 or goat events? The greatest). Saturday’s… Continue Reading →

Fri // Tending The Soil: Black August

Here’s both an arts pick and a foodie pick: The final installment of Juxtaposition’s art and dinner series Tending the Soil: Black August—a “month-long meditation on the past, present, and future of Black revolutionary struggles”—features the Arts Apprentices from JXTA’s Contemporary… Continue Reading →

Autopic Festival

One of the best arts and culture events throughout the entire year, Autoptic, MPLS’s independent print and comics festival, runs its third annual show this whole weekend, and they’ve planned an incredible selection of events that include a gallery show and… Continue Reading →

Sun // Reverend Beat-Man & Nicole Izobel Garcia with DJ Rock the Monkey

The sideshow musical stylings of Reverend Beat-Man makes its first ever visit to Minnesota all the way from Sweden where the owner of Voodoo Records is revered as a national treasure. We’ll all soon feel the same after The Reverend… Continue Reading →

Sat // Mort’s Parking Lot Party

A lot of block parties try to be something more than just a bunch of bands in parking lot, but not the one at Mort’s. The renewed hot spot’s shindig is really just some of the most fun live music… Continue Reading →

Sun // Tilia Presents: Augtoberfest

Speaking of block parties that keep it simple: Tilia throws a ‘toberfest bash, but focuses on the food. The acclaimed Linden Hills restaurant hosts a wicked combo of dishes and desserts from Terzo Wine Bar, Red Wagon Pizza, and of course… Continue Reading →

Sat // Bad Bad Hats Album Release Show + Scrunchies + Jessica Manning

As we’ve said before, with all the local and national airplay, the touring, the many local shows, 2015 was the great musical year of the Bad Bad Hats and as fans we thought we couldn’t have been happier. Then we… Continue Reading →

Weds // Book Launch: Rad Girls Can + Riot Grrl Karaoke

On its own, the best-selling author Kate Schatz and Miriam Klein Stahl releasing their excellent new book full of incredible new stories and cool illustrations, Rad Girls Can: Stories of Bold, Brave, and Brilliant Young Women, would be enough of a… Continue Reading →


We honestly didn’t know that there was a Jaws 3 or a Jaws 4, much less a Jaws 5, but when we found out that such a movie existed and that it was bad-good enough to show at Trash Film… Continue Reading →

National Financial Awareness Day Beer Blowout

To help celebrate National Financial Awareness Day—which is an actual holiday, we looked it up—Fulton and Mortimer’s threw together a party that helps you spend money while saving money! It’s going to be lit . . . eracy! The bar… Continue Reading →

Third Thursday: Design Night with AIGA Minnesota

Much like our Regular Readers cannot wait for our sends, every cool design kid in Twincy opens up their email on their retro flip phones to read the AIGA newsletter that’s a go-to for anyone interested in creative visuals. What… Continue Reading →