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UPCOMING EVENTS

Performance Art/Comedy Delirious Delhi book reading Friday, Sept. 20 7:00 p.m. Magers & Quinn Booksellers Minneapolis, MN Dave Prager reads from his comical book “Delirious Delhi,” about working and living in India’s capital. Minneapolis musician Jeremy Messersmith will complement the act by interviewing Dave, with assuredly hilarious results. FREE ComedySportz TC: Featuring Derek Mears Thursday,…

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Music: Finals Playlist

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Just kidding, it’s time to face the consequences of the bad decisions you’ve been making all semester! I know you don’t have the spare time or energy to read some long-winded think piece about pop culture … which is great because I don’t have time to write…

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Events: Twin Cities area

MUSIC// Gravel Road Touring Showcase featuring Chastity Brown, Actual Wolf and Barbara Jean $12-15 at Cedar Cultural Center, Friday, April 5, 8p Gravel Road Touring is a Minneapolis booking collective that represents artists Chastity Brown, Actual Wolf, and Barbara Jean. The group has evolved from being The Pines booking agency to a cooperative, artist-run agency…

Carroll: South by Southwest
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Carroll: South by Southwest

Driving from Lincoln, Nebraska to Austin, Texas on a Wednesday night, the members of Carroll got a text saying “If you get here before midnight you can play a show.” They raced to Austin, got dropped on a corner with all their gear, lugged it to the venue, sped through a mic check, and played…

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Review: Anxiety by Autre Ne Veut

According to Wikipedia, the origins of R&B trace back to about the 1940s. In the 70-odd years since then, the genre has bounced through a number of phases before arriving at today’s understanding of “contemporary R&B.” It is a genre that seems resistant to stagnation and its latest form of growth has come in the…

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Online Release: D.A.I.S.Y Rage EP– Kitty

It would be easy to write Kitty off as a meme. Spotted by Riff Raff for her work in comedy rap, she collaborated with him in 2012 and went viral with the video for their song “Orion’s Belt.” But with serious praise from rapper Danny Brown, Sufjan Stevens, WHY? front man Yoni Wolf and Pitchfork,…

Cedar: Who even listens to WMCN?
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Cedar: Who even listens to WMCN?

Chances are you have already heard of “Who Even Listens to WMCN?” from its frequent Facebook plugs. You might even be one of the people who donated the money that made the event possible. After over a month of fundraising, WMCN confirmed that they had raised the necessary money to sponsor the event at the…

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