Mina Moore Star Tribune Interview

"12 great Valentine's dates for music lovers"

Mina Moore has gone on dates on Valentine's Day. But in her 35 years, the Minneapolis R&B singer has never experienced...

Feb 8

MINNPOST Artscape by Pamela Espeland

The Picks: Richard Johnson Trio + Travis Anderson Trio

The picks, WWLD edition These are events Larry Englund would have enjoyed. The quotes are from his blog. They’re not...

Feb 5

CITY PAGES The week’s best concerts: Feb. 4-7

Masters of Hawaiian Music @ Dakota + Richard Johnson Trio @ Vieux Carre

Masters of Hawaiian Music @ DakotaAs Midwestern wind chills plunge each midwinter, Hawaiian master musicians drift in on virtual balmy...

Feb 5

“Dakota-goers knew they’d experienced a true soul man” Bell returns Feb 9

"They don’t make soul men like William Bell anymore" (Star Tribune)

A stalwart of Stax Records known for 1960s R&B hits like “Everybody Loves a Winner,” Bell made a Grammy-winning comeback...

Jan 31

Star Tribune: Hear the first track by Matt Wilson’s ‘orchestra,’

Debuting this weekend at the Dakota

After mixing things up over the years between solo efforts, the Flops and the Twilight Hours since his days co-helming the...

Jan 31

Laurence Juber & Martin Taylor + Banda Magda

City Pages Best Concerts Picks

Laurence Juber was a member of Wings, but don’t hold that against him. In fact, know that his rock background...

Jan 30

Star Tribune Concerts of the Week

Roberta Flack Tribute, Thomasina Petrus + Tommy Emmanuel & John Knowles

Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway tribute: They were the kind of duet partners who brought something out of one another...

Jan 26

Sweet Honey in the Rock

Star Tribune + Minnpost Pick!

MINNPOST: This is not the original group that formed in 1973; founder and lead singer Bernice Johnson Regon stepped down...

Jan 23

True Blues: Corey Harris + Cedric Watson

A City Pages "Best Concerts" Pick

Growing out of a project guitarist Harris started a few years ago with other contemporary blues artists, this collaboration brings...

Jan 22

Star Tribune Review

The gospel truth: Stars from Sister Rosetta Tharpe play adapt wonderfully to the Dakota

By Jon Bream Actress/singer Rajane Katurah Brown didn’t know what to say or what to do with her hands. She confessed Sunday...

Jan 16