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Erik Tormoen

Erik Tormoen
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Erik Tormoen is an Associate Editor of Minnesota Monthly. etormoen@greenspring.com

A Minnesotan Sense of Humor

Apply a "Daily Show" format to local news—you'll get a Midwestern mashup that feels at turns Coen-brother quirky and out-and-out progressive.

Drink of the Month: Copperwing Distillery’s Old Fashioned

The new St. Louis Park distillery offers a surprising take on a classic

Weekend Best Bets: Feb. 24-26

Your weekend to-do list in the Twin Cities

Singing and Stick Pounding for Refugees in MN

VocalEssence celebrates Minnesota’s history as a refuge for immigrants with vocal advocate Melanie DeMore

Weekend Best Bets: Feb. 17-19

Your weekend to-do list in the Twin Cities

Royal Teeth Brings New Orleans Energy to Fine Line Music Café

The indie pop band taught Minneapolis some French—and how to unwind

Weekend Best Bets: Feb. 9-12

Your weekend to-do list in the Twin Cities

Weekend Best Bets: Feb. 3-5

Your weekend to-do list in the Twin Cities

Doom and Nostalgia

The Current celebrated its 12th year with Haley Bonar, The Lemon Twigs, ZULUZULUU, the Sam Roberts Band, and Monica LaPlante

Weekend Best Bets: Jan. 27-29

Your weekend to-do list in the Twin Cities