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Featured Clips

Meet the women bringing monumental changes to the MSP craft beer scene
Thrillist (January 18, 2017)

960How a banana-chicken casserole became a beloved Swedish comfort food
The A.V. Club (October 25, 2016)

ctyp_beers_katyenkaIs Minnesota brewing a craft beer bubble?
City Pages (October 5, 2016)

bully_croppedHow a Minnesota education helped make Bully an indie-rock force
City Pages (October 7, 2015)

Further Reading


The Pour Organs burn bridgesand churches on on their debut EP

City Pages (June 16, 2017)


Inside Minnesota’s ‘Queerest Brewery’

Thrillist (November 22, 2016)

ctyp_minnesota-cord-dogNew foods of the 2016 Minnesota State Fair: The ultimate guide
City Pages (August 30, 2016)

Reintroducing Moodie Black
City Pages (June 2, 2016)

music_1842-57c1ccc14c58f31bMallman’s muse cruise: Retracing the route to his deeply personal magnum opus
City Pages (March 23, 2016)

Peter Saari immortalizes rock ‘n’ roll royalty
City Pages (February 10, 2016)

music_1832-ec49fbad95e5e946Rising Ojibwe rapper Baby Shel wants to be a ‘voice for the voiceless’
City Pages (January 13, 2016)


burningbros1Burning Brothers Makes Game-Changing Gluten-Free Beer
Paste (December 1, 2015)

Nathaniel Rateliff sings the gospel of the damned
City Pages (October 29, 2015)

Why-With-Hannibal-Burress-Color-3Interview: Playing It Cool with Hannibal Buress
Go96.3MN (September 14, 2015)

atoz_7Drive to a farm in Wisconsin, eat pizza, never die
City Pages (July 21, 2015)

music_20150520_4onthefloor_saramontourThe 4onthefloor go ‘All In’ to Typify Minnesota Rock ‘n’ Roll
City Pages (May 20, 2015)

min_mus_20150220hozierconcert_tonynelson_016Hozier’s Twin Cities Debut was Soulful, but Rigid
City Pages (February 23, 2015)


santa_beer_1The 12 Beers of Christmas: One Man’s Attempt to Drink Himself into the Yuletide Spirit
City Pages (December 16, 2014)

skate-park-kayeGapping the Weird Divide: Ho Skate Videos Taught Us to Love Strange Music
Consequence of Sound (July 3, 2014)

4e65b820-ea71-11e3-a2c2-3da4884753f1_494771367-copyEulogy: Remembering the 2013-14 Montreal Canadiens
Yahoo! Sports (June 2, 2014)

sage-francis_1276598819Rapper/Poet: Sage Francis and Dessa Embrace the Slash
Consequence of Sound (March 5, 2014)



as8-e1355761526134Generation He: Astronautalis
Consequence of Sound (December 20, 2012)


ron-Jill-kiss-largeLoyola University professor’s debut novel offers an upbeat tour through a dismal world
City Paper (March 9, 2011)