Posted on February 24, 2015 by riftyrich
Whether you want to call it shoegaze or fuzz pop, Fury Things and Brilliant Beast bring you a nice wall of sound. Fury Things staying more on the indie rock vibe and Brilliant Beast being a little more out there. These two are a perfect fit for a Split EP, each bringing their distinct personalities as bands. Similar but different, which is a great combination.
Fury Things / Brilliant Beast Split EP – Release Show
Fury Things, Brilliant Beast and Catbath.
Wednesday, February 25th – 8pm – $5
Turf Club, St Paul MN.
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Posted on February 17, 2015 by riftyrich
Filed under: Music Event | Tagged: Filthy Animals, Folk, General B & The Wiz, Genral B & The Wiz, Indie, Jazz, Local Music, Minneapolis, Paul Spring, Rift Magazine, Turf Club | Leave a comment »
Posted on February 4, 2015 by riftyrich
Quite the nostalgic set, as KFAI kicks off the first of a series of “Benefits with Friends” benefit concerts. The Mighty Mofos, X-Boys, Flamin’ Ohs and Michael Yonkers will be performing. Hosted by Ian Rans, while DJ Danny Sigelman spins for the intro and in between sets.
Saturday, February 7th – 7pm
Turf Club1601 University Avenue, St. Paul.
Filed under: Music Event | Tagged: Benefits With Friends, Flamin' Ohs, KFAI, Local Music, Michael Yonkers, The Might Mofos, Turf Club, X-Boy | Leave a comment »
Posted on January 20, 2015 by Becca Martin-Marx
Photo Credit Tony Nelson
89.3 The Current had a ten-year Birthday party at the Turf Club on January 19th, radio personality Mary Lucia hosted the special occasion. Lucia had the privilege to pick the talent and it reflected her musical taste. You might not want to rock with local bands, and you might dislike the idea of an 1980’s icon headlining the Current’s tenth Birthday bash. That is totally fine but it was a great show. A show that sold out in five minutes, and even at the last moment people were scheming to attend. A beautiful night that was warm outside and inside, palpable with the anticipation of seeing Billy Idol. Continue reading
Filed under: Music, Music Event, Uncategorized | Tagged: Billy Idol, Little Man, Mary Lucia, Steve Stevens, The Current, Tropical Depression, Turf Club | Leave a comment »
Posted on January 12, 2015 by Becca Martin-Marx
Photo Credit Tony Nelson
In the early 1990’s there was a zine called ‘Girl Germs’, created by two University of Oregon students with the goal of promoting feminism in music. It was also the title of a song by Bratmobile which hit a nerve with Sally Hedberg and Dana Raidt. Continue reading
Filed under: Article, Music Event, Show Review | Tagged: Aby Wolf, Alpha Consumer, Dana Raidt, Debbie Duncan, Girl Germs, K.Raydio, Kitten Forever, Sally Hedberg, She Rock She Rock, Sheela Namakkal, Tony Nelson Photo, Turf Club, Yoni Yum | Leave a comment »
Posted on November 1, 2014 by riftyrich
Photo Credit: Matt Barnes
By Becca Martin
Rift really LOVED Wiping Out Thousands, and felt sad when news of its demise spread. The city was left with an electronic void. However, out of its ashes a new electronic rock duo has emerged. Be witness to Tired Tongues at their first show this Sunday at the Turf Club. I sat down to catch up with Taylor Nelson who comprises half of the duo.
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Posted on May 23, 2013 by riftyrich
Come on down to The Turf Club to help raise money for Erik Hess, local live music photographer. The full details are below from the Facebook event page. Continue reading
Filed under: Music Event | Tagged: Aby Wolf, Bomba De Luz, Erik Hess, Mark Mallman, Photographer, Rift Magazine, Sevateem, The Goondas, Turf Club, Wizards are Real | Leave a comment »