Columnist/Reporter | Local Music

Riemenschneider has also written for Rolling Stone, the Los Angeles Times, Dallas Morning News and Billboard and won awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, Society for Features Journalism and Society of American Travel Writers.

Review: Doja Cat dresses up in 'Scarlet' with a red-hot Ice Spice at Target Center

The "Need to Know" hitmaker sold out her first arena show in town, and proved worthy of it.

Target Field flashback: Def Leppard and Journey returning to Twins ballpark in 2024

The Steve Miller Band will open the Aug. 19 gig, the third big rock show at the Minneapolis stadium next summer.

The Big Gigs: 10 best concerts to see in Twin Cities this week

Highlights for Dec. 7-13 include Doja Cat with Ice Spice, Curtiss A's Lennon tribute, Arlo Parks, Los Lobos and Lukas Nelson.

Minneapolis power trio Arcwelder wields its first new music in 24 years

The two new songs were posted Friday ahead of a Jan. 3 album release and Jan. 13 Turf Club concert.

Review: Beyoncé's 'Renaissance' might be the best superhero movie of 2023

The pop star directed the film based off her 2023 concert tour and did all the action scenes herself, too.

Ready for it? Spotify names Minneapolis' most-streamed artists and songs of 2023

Taylor ruled, but Minneapolis listeners also drooled over Morgan Wallen in the streaming service's Wrapped lists.

Out of the bluegrass: Minnesota band Barbaro crafts ethereal new LP with Bon Iver associate

"About the Winter" features a warm new sound from the band, using the same fiddle and banjo as before.

The Big Gigs: 10 best concerts to see in the Twin Cities this week

Concert highlights for Nov. 30-Dec. 6 include Sunny War, the New Standards, Luke Grimes and Pert Near Sandstone.

Mom of late St. Paul rapper Eyedea sets up auction 'because he'd have wanted it'

Handwritten lyrics, stage passes and show flyers are among Mikey Larsen's items for sale starting Saturday.

North Minneapolis rapper Dwynell Roland rolls out new album after crucial Timberwolves call-up

His high-charged collaboration with producer Lazerbeak comes after he nearly gave up on music.