Local Current Blog

January 15, 2013

Trampled by Turtles announce 10th anniversary shows at First Ave

Duluth punk-bluegrass quintet Trampled by Turtles will celebrate their 10th anniversary with a series of shows at First Avenue on April 17th, 18th and 19th, spanning both the Mainroom and 7th Street Entry each night. Details are scarce for now when it comes to what other acts are playing or what other surprises the Current favorites have in store […]

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Prince playing six last-minute shows at the Dakota Jazz Club

So that’s why the Dakota Jazz Club’s calendar has been conspicuously blank for the remainder of this week and weekend. The space has been rented out by none other than Prince, who will be holding an audition for a new drummer, hosting a jam session, and performing at six separate events at the Dakota this week. On […]

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Atmosphere announce Welcome to Minnesota tour, debut new track

  Slug of Atmosphere stopped by the Current this morning to unveil the details for the third annual Welcome to Minnesota tour, which will find the hip-hop heavyweight touring the state with support from Brother Ali, Get Cryphy, Carnage, and up-and-comer Haphduzn. “It’s officially a tradition now,” Slug said. Atmosphere will be pared down to […]

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