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André Cymone to play free show at FLOW Northside Arts Crawl

Minneapolis music great André Cymone is booked to play a much-anticipated solo show this Friday, July 28 at the Turf Club. He’s now added another weekend performance: a free show at the FLOW Northside Arts Crawl. Cymone’s performance will take place at 5:45 p.m. this Saturday, July 29 at North High Field, 1801 Fremont Ave. […]

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New Power Generation, 3RDEYEGIRL close out this year’s Celebration

And exhale. Celebration, the four-day event at Paisley Park, came to an weighty close yesterday in front of approximately 2,000 fans (1,000 people in each track). Sunday’s program capped a long weekend of storytelling, jamming, mourning, and of course, dancing in Minneapolis, all centered around the one-year anniversary of Prince’s death. From the panels to […]

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In concert and conversation, Prince peers pay tribute at SXSW

“You could have been anywhere tonight,” said André Cymone onstage at Lady Bird Lake. “There’s a lot going on. But y’all are here, and we’re gonna have some f—ing fun!” To say there were a few other things happening was an understatement: it was Friday night at SXSW, one of the biggest annual music events in the […]

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André Cymone will join the New Power Generation on tour

According to Billboard, Prince’s ’90s band the New Power Generation are headed out on tour after they play Celebration 2017 at Paisley Park. André Cymone wasn’t asked to perform with the Revolution (at Celebration or on their own tour), but the NPG’s Morris Hayes invited him to sing at Paisley and on the road after that. So far, […]

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Friday Five: The Jayhawks, Sa-Roc, and more new Minnesota music videos

The Jayhawks, “Comeback Kids” Gary Louris goes a-wandering in “Comeback Kids,” which was conceptualized by video expert Chuck Statler. Sa-Roc, “MetaMorpheus” Sa-Roc continues her Wisdom Wednesday series of music videos. Koo Koo Kanga Roo, “Spread Your Wings And Soar (feat. Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls) Frank Turner (oops, we mean Taylor Swift) dares Koo Koo […]

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