Two years ago my close friend, Ellen Heitman, committed suicide. I will say now what I wanted (tried, and failed) to say at our show a year ago.
Let’s all have ourselves a good cry.
ALL YOUR LISTS ARE BELONG TO RUG
Guitarists: don’t be afraid to let your inner wanker out.
Overall, 2010 was a good year…but it wasn’t without its letdowns.
This year it was actually quite a bit easier to create my “Best Of” list than last year. Some years I have a really hard time deciding 1-5 (like last year); or I’ll have a ridiculous amount of honorable mentions (like 2007 and 2008), which makes ranking 10-20 really difficult. But this year, for whatever [...]
Long before I moved to Minneapolis (summer 2004), I was a big fan of the music scene here. During my time at Iowa State University, I had the opportunity to book many bands from the Twin Cities (and elsewhere) in the Ames/Des Moines area… and over time I’ve had the privilege to get to know [...]
May he rest in peace.
2009 was an incredible year for new releases, which makes it particularly difficult for me to compile a ‘Best Of’ list and not have a bunch of honorable mentions. Anyway, here goes nothing…
The question of who is the better superhero is finally definitively decided.