Local Current Blog

March 13, 2015

Taggart and Rosewood playing ‘The Killingest’ release show tonight at the Triple Rock

At the Triple Rock Social Club tonight, Taggart and Rosewood—the mysterious new duo comprising GAYNGS alumni Ryan Olson (Poliça, Marijuana Deathsquads) and Zach Coulter (Solid Gold)—are leading a buzzworthy bunch of local artists curated by their label Totally Gross National Product. The show is part of the Red Bull Sound Select series, which series spokesman Ernest Wilkins […]

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Friday Five: Women’s History Month edition

Happy Friday! We are about halfway through this month’s Women’s History celebrations, with another hour-long playlist coming up at noon on Local Current and the Women’s History Month edition of The Local Show happening Sunday night from 6-8 p.m. While researching the artists who I’ll be spinning on the Local Current and Local Shows, I […]

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Germaine Gemberling reflects on her time in Smut

The year is 1984 and the Minneapolis music scene has officially exploded. I am a St. Paul girl going on 13 years old, growing up by Macalaster College listening to WMCN radio station kick out some serious Twin Cities talent and catching the 94B bus downtown to attend every all-ages show possible at First Avenue. The first […]

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