Review: Poliça and Spank Rock at First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN. February 11, 2017

Published 2/12/2017 by Jeff Becker Channy Leaneagh’s 5-year anniversary, one-off hometown show with her Minneapolis-bas

Album review: The XX – I See You

Published January 31, 2017 Album Release date:  January 13, 2017 8.5/10 “Do I chase the night or does the night chase m

Our 10 Favorite Live Concert Photos of 2016

Published by JB on January 22, 2017 Our 10 favorite live concert photos of 2016.  Click any pic to enlarge and be literally a

Album Review: Streets of Laredo – Wild

Published by JB on October 21, 2016 Release date:  October 21, 2016 7/10 Breezy (and sometimes jangly) pop bliss from the Bro

Concert Review: Sigur Rós at Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland – Kansas City, MO – October 12, 2016

Published by JB on October 19, 2016 Sigur Rós; filling the corners of our minds with notes we can’t possibly anticipate

Concert Review: Jenny Lewis and the Watson Twins / Conor Oberst at The State Theatre – Minneapolis, MN – Sept 6, 2016

Published by JB on September 7, 2016 A Jenny Lewis tour de force kicks off in Minneapolis Ten years is typically a little too

Concert Review: Beach House at The Englert Theater – Iowa City, IA – August 14, 2016

Published by JB on August 16, 2016 Sonic beauty meets dream pop bliss You can’t walk around the Englert Theater for more

Concert Review: Hinterland Festival – Lake Street Dive and Grace Potter at the Avenue of the Saints Amphitheater – St Charles, IA – Aug 5-6, 2016

Published by JB on August 7, 2016. Concert Review: Grace Potter / Lake Street Dive at the Hinterland Festival – Avenue of th

Concert Review: Coldplay at Soldier Field – Chicago, IL – July 23, 2016

Published by JB on July 24, 2016 It takes a lot to dampen the unwavering, love will save the day spirit of Chris Martin.   Ce

Concert Review: Garbage / Kristin Kontrol at The Skyway Theatre – Minneapolis, MN – July 7, 2016

Published by JB on July 9, 2016 Review by Renee Schaefer.  Photos by Jeff Becker. Garbage set review: Minneapolis holds a spe

Concert Review: Zella Day / Dreamers / Emilie Brandt at The Frequency – Madison, WI – June 29, 2016

Published July 1, 2016 by JB Zella Day It’s not a matter of if, it’s a matter of when About once a year I get remi

Album Review: Garbage / Strange Little Birds

Published by JB on June 25, 2016 Release Date:  June 10, 2016 Album Review: Garbage / Strange Little Birds 7/10 “I rail

Concert Review: Oh Wonder / LANY – First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN – June 3, 2016

Published by JB on June 4, 2016 Oh Wonder / LANY – First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN – June 3, 2016 Indie love, happy melod

Concert Review: The Fruit Bats / Andy C Jenkins at Woolys – Des Moines, IA – May 31st, 2016

Published by JB on 6/2/2016 The Fruit Bats / Andy C Jenkins at Woolys – Des Moines, IA – May 31st, 2016 Eric Johnson may 

Concert Review: Wolf Alice / The 1975 at Roy Wilkins Auditorium – St. Paul, MN – May 25th, 2016

Published by JB on May 28, 2016 Blame it on my age gap up against 97% of the crowd (the other 3% were the parents that opted

Concert Review: Savages / Head Wound City – The Fine Line Cafe – Minneapolis, MN – May 21, 2016

Published by JB on May 22, 2016 Review by Renee Schaefer.  Photography by Jeffrey Becker. Concert Review: Savages / Head Wou

Album Review: Kristin Kontrol / X-Communicate

Published by JB on May 19, 2016 by Jeff Becker Album release date:  May 27, 2016 Album Review: Kristin Kontrol  X-Communicat

1 paragraph Album Review: Fruit Bats – Absolute Loser

Published by JB on May 16, 2016 Album release date:  May 13, 2016 Album Review: Fruit Bats – Absolute Loser (9/10) Johnson&

Album Review: Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool

Published by JB on May 13, 2016 Album release date:  May 8, 2016 Album Review:  Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool 8/10 Ra

Concert Review: STRFKR & Com Truise & Fake Drugs at Woolys in Des Moines, IA. – May 6, 2016

Published by JB on May 7, 2016 Review: STRFKR & Com Truise & Fake Drugs at Woolys in Des Moines, IA. – May 6, 2016 A

Radiohead’s new album – A MOON SHAPED POOL – available now!

Published by JB on May 8, 2016. It’s like Christmas in May, right? Click here to purchase the new Radiohead album A MOO

Concert Review: Gary Clark Jr. and Carson McHone at First Avenue – Minneapolis – April 2, 2016

Published by Jeff Becker on 4/5/2016 When the only complaint is the price of the tour poster (unsigned for $30), all is good h

Concert Review: Chairlift with Starchild – The Fine Line Cafe – Minneapolis, MN – April 1, 2016

Published by Jeff Becker on April 2, 2016 Chairlift with Starchild & The New Romantic – The Fine Line Cafe – M

Album Review: Chairlift – Moth

Published by JB on March 30, 2016 Release date: January 22, 2016 Album review:  Chairlift – Moth 7.5/10 Polachek goes o

1 paragraph Album Review: Nada Surf – You Know Who You Are

Published by JB Release date:  March 4, 2016 Nada Surf –  You Know Who You Are ( 7.5/10) An album the recently

Album Review: Yuck – Stranger Things

Published by JB Released February 26, 2016 Yuck – Stranger Things (8/10) It says a great deal for a band that is only th

Album Review: Memoryhouse – Soft Hate

Published by JB on March 3, 2016 Release date:  February 9, 2016 "Sarah, say you'll go home You've been dead

Our 5 favorite never-before-seen concert photos of 2015

Published by JB on January 31, 2016 Our 5 favorite never-before-seen concert photos of 2015.  Click any pic to enlarge and b

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