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Photos: The Staves and Frankie Lee close out DUSTYGUN Icehouse residency

“The whole of Minneapolis is at Icehouse tonight,” I commented after walking inside the candlelit Nicollet Avenue bar. Chastity Brown sat at a table with friends; Jess Staveley-Taylor stood on stage talking with a tech; members of the media and other familiar faces strolled around the floor. Singer/songwriters Dusty Heart and indie rock band BBGUN were about to play […]

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Frankie Lee signs with Loose

Huge news for Minneapolis singer-songwriter Frankie Lee: he’s signed with Loose, the London-based label that’s home to Justin Townes Earle and Sturgill Simpson. No release plans have yet been announced, but everyone seems pretty happy about it: Lee tweeted a photo of himself signing the contract, and the label posted a teaser for Frankie’s recent video […]

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Local Radar: Strange Relations, Total Trash and Frankie Lee

Local Radar highlights bands that the local team at The Current is spinning heavily at their desks. You’ll be able to preview a track from each as well as hear them on The Local Show and Local Current. Strange Relations One of my bands to watch is still considered a newbie to most local music lovers. Strange Relations […]

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