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  • Q&A: B.O.Y.F.

    Minneapolis’ buzzy new-wave pop band, B.O.Y.F., is a trio of bright musicians promoting positivity and groovy-ness with their eccentric and harmonious tunes. Formerly known as “White Boyfriend,” they changed their…

  • Q&A: The Riveter

    The Riveter is a Minneapolis-based publication that focuses on longform storytelling by women. Founders Kaylen Ralph of Illinois and Joanna Demkiewicz of Iowa met as students of the University of…

  • Q&A: PHOX

    Wisconsin-native PHOX were lucky enough to open for Dr. Dog all three nights they played in Minneapolis in February: the 5 at the Turf Club, and the 6 and 7…

  • Q&A: No Problem Records

    Founders of new Minneapolis cassette label reflect on their first seven months Inspired by the cassette revival, helping out their pals, and a desire to give Minneapolis music the glory…

  • Q&A: Caroline Smith

    Catching up with the rising R&B princess on the heels of her third record and two sold-out nights at First Ave The U of M’s very own sweetheart Caroline Smith…

  • Q&A: Simon Hanselmann

    Melbourne comic artist breaks from his Tumblr-born fame to share his prolific inspirations and alternative style Simon Hanselmann is a need-to-know name in the world of independent comics. On his…

  • Q&A: MØ

    Scandinavian electropop badass reflects on her second national tour this year, talks her second album, and shares her thoughts on how fucked-up youth is today Danish singer MØ, born Karen…

  • Q&A: Neon Hitch

    Singer-songwriter and trapeze artist debuts “gypsy-pop” record this month Neon Hitch is an upcoming singer-songwriter under the self-titled genre “Gypsy-Pop.” This genre is inspired by her heritage and upbringing as…

  • Tennis

    Their Approach to Songwriting We talked with the band about their third release in four years and their approach to songwriting. Coming off a national tour with Haim last Spring,…

  • Joey Verskotzi

    This singer-songwriter has been diving headfirst into the Minnesota music scene, meanwhile touring his band around the country. While confidently stretching his sound into the furthest corners, last year, Joey dropped…