Marian Hill at the Palace Theater in St Paul

Marian Hill is a duo on paper, but a trio in practice. As a duo, they fit in with a popular current mold of a plain looking dude twiddling knobs and hammering away at a drum machine/sampler with a coquettish female on vocals, in the same vain as AlunaGeorge and Sylvan Esso. It’s popular for […]

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Bob Moses is Back with ‘Heaven Only Knows’ & Tour News

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The Brooklyn-based duo known as Bob Moses, neither of which are named Bob or Moses, are back with a new track called ‘Heaven Only Knows’ along with an album and tour announcement. Don’t you just love these little bundles we get from artists? ‘Heaven Only Knows’ is pleasantly familiar territory for the band, featuring laid-back […]

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North Coast 2018 is Going to be LOUD

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I realize it’s asking a lot to talk about “Summer’s Last Stand” when we haven’t even hit Memorial Day yet, much less summer, but hear me out. North Coast Music Festival is kind of the like the little festival that could. It’s not overstated in any way, it takes up a fraction of the footprint […]

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Get Your Fffffffitness on with Lizzo

When I first laid eyes on the title and artwork for Lizzo’s new single, I imagined a song with a fairly rapid tempo that Jane Fonda may have worked out to back in the day. That is not what ‘Fitness’ sounds like, and that makes me happy because her version is so much better. However, […]

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Mamby on the Beach 2018’s Damn Handsome Lineup

Last week, React Presents released the lineup for Mamby on the Beach 2018 and in the process, they’ve proven Mamby to be the little festival that could. Hosted on a sandy lakefront beach, Mamby is a pretty fantastic festival experience, particularly for those who want the festival experience, but don’t want to sacrifice showering or […]

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