Listen – Niki Becker – Safety Mode

Niki is also kicking off her Kickstarter campaign for her new album, and judging by this first listen it’s going to be worth it.


Review – Doomtree – All Hands


By Clara Tsac

In their newest release, “All Hands,” Minneapolis-based hip-hop collective Doomtree riles up listeners with dark synth beats and abstract societal allusions. Continue reading

Crooked Saws CD Release Show – 2/21 – Lee’s Liquor Lounge


BLOOD PERCUSSION: Nate Marshall Book Release – 2/18 at Fox Egg Gallery

From the Facebook Event Page

Come celebrate Nate Marshall’s powerful and timely chapbook, BLOOD PERCUSSION, with us in Minneapolis. Fox Egg Gallery, 3730 Chicago Ave S. Doors at 7:00pm, readings by the author and special guests Sarah Ogutu, Blythe Baird, and Michael Mlekoday.

You can pick up his chapbook at the reading or order it at the Button Shop:


Review – Deleter – Zweite Komposition


by Courtney Schultz

Deleter seeps its way through your speakers and invisibly permeates the air of your living room, all while lulling you into a hypnotic groove. With their aptly named second installment of the Komposition EP duo, Zweite Komposition, Deleter drives psychedelic guitar riffs with jazzy percussion. Blanketed by dark, tension-laden lyrics, what emerges is the sound of an adventure shrouded in something surreptitious and mysterious. Continue reading

Filthy Animals Album Release – 2/20 at The Turf Club.


Sound Bite Concert Series at McNally Smith – presents John Mark Nelson 2/17

John Mark Nelson will be stopping by the Sound Bite Cafe on the campus of McNally Smith College of Music to play a free show and QandA session with Current DJ Dave Campbell.

John Mark Nelson
Thursday, February 19th
Sound Bite Cafe at McNally Smith.
19 Exchange St. E, St. Paul, MN 55101