Articles tagged minneapolis

John Mark Nelson - “Dream Last Night” (audio) (Premiere)

With a Dire Straits-esque chime in its guitar, "Dream Last Night", the lead single from John Mark Nelson's I'm Not Afraid LP, is about realizing that "nothing is ever as simple as it appears".

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Ecid - “Number One on a Hit List (Acoustic Version)” (video) (Premiere)

Minneapolis rapper/producer Ecid takes a track from his latest LP and gives it a stripped-down rendition, with twee toy piano adding whimsy to the tune.

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Umami - ‘Ephemeral’ (album stream) (Premiere)

With Ephemeral, the Minneapolis group Umami has concocted a mad scientist's stew of synth-pop, dance rock, and a smattering of other sounds.

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Astronautalis Pushes Minneapolis Hip-Hop in Fresh Directions

Astronautalis's hip-hop meets electro-rock spectacle to provide the perfect soundtrack for the genre drifter in all of us.

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Astronautalis: This Is Our Science

An inspiring release from a rap vagabond.

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Air Conditioning School: General Mountain Time

Veering dangerously between sunshine pop and easy-listening.

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17 Oct 2010 // 9:59 PM

Nice Purse: Black Medal

Former busker records album; still sounds a lot like a busker.

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28 Jul 2010 // 10:00 PM

Paper Tiger: Made Like Us

Doomtree produces the latest in a series of full-length efforts in the form of resident DJ and graphic artist Paper Tiger's debut.

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'Sugar Hill' Breaks Out the Old-School Zombies

// Short Ends and Leader

"Sugar Hill was made in a world before ordinary shuffling, Romero-type zombies took over the cinema world.

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