Local Current Blog

March 22, 2016

Music News: Sex Pistols house in London designated historic

A 17th century London townhouse used as living and recording quarters for the Sex Pistols from 1975 to 1977 has received a rare historical designation from the group Historic England. The house, which still bears graffiti left by Johnny Rotten, now has the group’s second-highest designation for structures of historical interest. (Rolling Stone) Musicians react to Brussels […]

Read More

Ask a Cool Person: St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman

Each week on the Local Show, we’ll meet a new person from the Minnesota music community who has some fresh discoveries to share in a feature called “Ask a Cool Person.” These people will come from all corners of the scene, including record store clerks, recording studio engineers and producers, artists, writers, bookers, photographers, and […]

Read More