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The State of the Music Industry: Reaction to Steve Albini's Face The Music Keynote Address

Recognized as one of the best producers in modern rock history, Steve Albini also has tremendous influence on the music industry. Albini, well known for working with Nirvana and The Pixies, is an extremely opinionated person. 473 more words

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Movie Blog: Capsules Of 'Sound Unseen' Highlights

Fugazi, fugayzee. Bob Wier, Bob Wire. Trylon, McNally Smith. Point being, there’s a little something for everyone at this year’s Sound Unseen festival, so long as you have a song in your heart and don’t care whether you’re pronouncing they lyrics correctly. 1,165 more words


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Hi my name is Stephen Paulson!

I’m a local Minnesota musician starting a blog to talk about my experience, local music, concerts, venues, and everything in-between!  653 more words

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Lowertown Guitar Festival Returns To St. Paul

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Lowertown Guitar Festival returns to St. Paul next month.

The free day of outdoor music will be held Aug. 9 in downtown Mears Park. 116 more words


Local Music Tap: Lowertown Guitar Fest Returns For 2nd Year

The Lowertown Guitar Festival is returning to St. Paul’s Mears Park after last year’s inaugural event that attracted nearly 2,000 people.

This year, the host of the event — McNally Smith College of Music — promises that the Saturday, Aug. 232 more words

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Young Musicians Hoping 'Grammy Camp' Leads To Success

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Thirty-one talented high school students from across the country are taking part in “Grammy Camp” here in Minnesota.

It is an immersion in all aspects of the music business, from songwriting and engineering to video production and vocal performance. 223 more words