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Stray Cats, now one-third Minnesotan, to reunite in Vegas

Brian Setzer will reunite with Stray Cats for the Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend in April. It will mark the first time in nearly a decade the retro-billy trio will perform together in the United States. Stray Cats formed in 1979 in upstate New York, inspired by 1950s rockabilly. The band were originally called the Tom […]

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UPDATED: Minnesota artists heading to SXSW 2018

At least eight acts from Minnesota are heading to SXSW this March. Aero Flynn and Now, Now were two of the first acts announced as performers at the Austin festival. Since that announcement, several more local acts have been added: Low, Kristoff Krane, BdotCroc, Nadine, Moodie Black, and Step Rockets. The festival, which runs from March […]

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