Local Current Blog

October 29, 2015

Today’s Music News: Prince’s bottomless VMAs costume makes Rolling Stone’s list of great moments in rock star nudity

The bottomless yellow jumpsuit Prince wore to the VMAs in 1991 appears on a new Rolling Stone list of “20 great moments in rock star nudity.” There aren’t any other Minnesota artists on the list, but Minneapolis regular Janet Jackson makes the list with her Super Bowl “wardrobe malfunction,” and Rock the Garden alumni Matt & Kim […]

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Review and photos: Leon Bridges shares the love at First Avenue

Last night at First Avenue, Leon Bridges’s vocals soared over the heads of a sold-out crowd. In the midst of a tour promoting the release of his summer 2015 debut album Coming Home, Bridges made a visually spectacular entrance. Turning his back to the crowd, he adjusted his guitar as shafts of sapphire light illuminated his silhouette. […]

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