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St. Paul officially dedicates Dave Ray Avenue

A few dozen dedicated music lovers, most grey-haired, most smiling despite the 22-degree weather, huddled at the corner of Franklin Avenue and Berry Street—off University Avenue, near the Minneapolis border—just before 1:00 this afternoon. City Councilmember Russ Stark checked the time. “Someone from Public Works is supposed to be here to help us,” he said, “but […]

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Chris Koza, Laulu, Dave Ray: This week’s Minnesota record releases

Chris Koza: In Real Time [bandcamp width=350 height=470 album=3624859593 size=large bgcol=ffffff linkcol=0687f5 tracklist=false] Rouge Valley’s Chris Koza has a new album. In Real Time reaches into the past trying to grasp onto something human. On the track “Radio Wave,” for example Koza’s struggle to accept technology’s grasp on the world makes for a compelling theme […]

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