Local Current Blog

August 19, 2014

Phantom Tails, Dee Dee Mayo, Treading North, and more of this week’s Minnesota record releases

Phantom Tails: Rides Battalion Phantom Tails describe their genre as deep-space doom-funk. As strange as that sounds, they’ve gained a big local audience for their far-out but indisputably rocking records. Their newest release, Rides Battalion, is available today followed by the release show this Friday at the Triple Rock. “All Your Cities,” the first single […]

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Minnesota Music Sleuth: The Legend of the Buried Guitar

Local legend has it that when the Cedar Cultural Center was converted from a ​movie theater to a music room, a guitar belonging to West Bank folk star Spider John Koerner was buried in the venue’s foundation. Is the legend true? In the first episode of a new series from the Current, David Campbell takes on the role of the Minnesota […]

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