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University of Minnesota Marching Band
‘Pride of Minnesota’ Indoor Concert This Saturday
The University of Minnesota Marching Band, the Pride of Minnesota, play two concerts Saturday after three years away from the University of Minnesota’s historic Northrop Auditorium. Having the event indoors is […]
Sat, Nov 22, 2014

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The Walker Art Center: Celebrating 75 Years of Modern Art
The Walker 75th Anniversary exhibition seeks to answer the question of how art can remain relevant in a changing time. How does modern art continue to comment on our past […]
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

Sports

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‘The Football Jones’ Week 12 Picks
I’m going in reverse/upside-down order with my picks this week because these last two full weeks of remorselessly cold polar vortex winter in November have gotten my system completely out […]
Sun, Nov 23, 2014

Music

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‘Stromae’ @ Mill City Nights
Have you ever heard of Stromae ? I hadn’t until last year when I heard his most recent album Racine Carrée. I immediately fell in love with it, although I don’t […]
Fri, Nov 07, 2014

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‘The War on Drugs’ @ First Avenue
The War on Drugs played two sold out shows at First Avenue, and I had the pleasure of attending the first night. Not typically the type of music that I […]
Tue, Nov 04, 2014

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‘Com Truise’ @ Triple Rock Social Club
“It’s my church too” declared Seth Haley, aka Com Truise, Sunday night at the Triple Rock Social Club in Minneapolis for his Fall Tour. The 80 minute set weighed heavily […]
Mon, Nov 03, 2014

Movies

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Movie Review — ‘Interstellar’ is Another Big Hit From Christopher Nolan
You can count me as one of the bigger fans of Christopher Nolan — the titles in his filmography rank amongst some of my favorites (Batman Begins, The Prestige, Inception). […]
Thu, Nov 13, 2014

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Movie Review — ‘Big Hero 6′ — Maximum Heroics
The first Disney animated film to be based on a Marvel Comics’ property, Big Hero 6 proves that you don’t need a well-known superhero to produce a well-done superhero movie. From the opening […]
Sat, Nov 08, 2014

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Movie Review — ‘Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)’ — A Dark Comedic Hit
Set almost entirely inside and within the surrounding city block of a New York Broadway theater, Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman is every bit a story about place as it is about its […]
Fri, Oct 24, 2014