The Minneapolis folkie scrapped an entire record and lost her way, but wound up finding several new paths in the interim.
The rapper trekked from Oakland to West Africa and even Iran on a spiritual journey that led him home for another album.
REVIEW: He was in good voice, but lacked energy and spirit in St. Paul concert.
No-shows and schedule delays couldn't spoil the hip-hop mega-fest in its 10th year, thanks to strong showings by Lauryn Hill, T.I. and the locals.
Singing 'Sgt. Pepper'Fifty years ago this week, the Beatles released "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band," still considered one of the best albums ever. Twin…
Pick Six is a half-dozen cool things in music, from two points of view.
A special bell program honoring JFK will ring as scheduled midday Friday.
The nationally renowned festival once again delivers a promising batch of buzzing MCs.
Your guide to the Twin Cities' must-see shows.
POP/ROCK Linkin Park, “One More Light” (Warner Bros.) Linkin Park’s transformation from the howling rap-metal of its breakthrough album “Hybrid Theory” to the radio-ready…
It took a year for the FBI to release four redacted pages, describing threats to the pop star, from their vault.
The country duo were honored if a bit mystified to be invited onto David Lynch's newly relaunched cult TV series.
As they say, Chris Blue blew them away. The 27-year-old worship leader from Knoxville was named the winner Tuesday on the 12th season of NBC’s…
Percussion discussion Leave it to Khyber Pass curator Davu Seru to remind us that Douglas Ewart, multi-instrumentalist and past president of Chicago’s groundbreaking Association for…
He may have shown the best singing voice in the finals but Chris Blue may be the best all-around talent.
The burly, bearded, bespectacled dude who's never had a voice lesson or sung in a choir is trying to find his singing voice. And he's going about it in a rather novel way.
Messiaen masterpieceFrench composer Olivier Messiaen was interned at a POW camp during World War II. While there, he wrote "Quartet for the End of Time,"…
If you’ve been to a few summer block parties in the Twin Cities, there’s a good chance that Foxy Tann was the emcee. The sassy,…
More than a year after Prince's death, a Carver County judge has officially determined that the musician's sister and five half-siblings are heirs to his massive fortune. Prince left no will.
Summer Fun 2017: GNR, Coldplay and Bieber make it the summer of the stadium concert in the Twin Cities
Fans are pumped for five blockbuster concerts at U.S. Bank Stadium and Target Field. But are the venues ready?