First Look: New North Loop Music Venue, Fillmore Minneapolis

Photos of the new Live Nation concert space, expected to open in early 2020
Kacey Musgraves playing at the 2015 Music in the Zoo. Courtesy Sue McLean & Associates and Greg Gibson

Music in the Zoo Is Canceled for 2020

For the first time in 27 years, the annual outdoor concert series at the Minnesota Zoo will not go on

Incandescent: Agnes Obel comes to the Dakota

Danish singer Agnes Obel brings her evocative chamber-music sound to the Dakota Jazz Club.

Editor’s Note: #SaveOurStages

Minnesota Monthly editor Reed Fischer discusses the pandemic's effect on performing arts
Last year's "Thought in Motion" production

Weekend Best Bets: Dec. 6-8

This weekend around the Twin Cities: Handel’s ”Messiah,” holidays with the Craft Council, and more

The 48-Hour Band Contestival: Random Strangers Forced to Make Music Together

Because nothing says "rock-and-roll" like terrifying, merciless deadline pressure
A still from Rachel Lime's "Voyager 3" music video

Rachel Lime Made One of the Boldest Local Albums of the Year

The artist's Minnesota-made debut, "A.U.," explores themes of loneliness, longing, and her Korean heritage

Animals in the Icehouse

Indie darling Holly Newsom and crew take their tunes to Minneapolis's Icehouse
Whiskey Inferno is doing a BBQ Drive-Thru for a Difference

Weekend Best Bets: May 21-24

This weekend: Whiskey Inferno's barbecue drive-thru, Theater Mu's variety show, a bike tour of Minneapolis' top parking lots, and more
An event venue full of people visiting vendor booths

Don’t Miss the 2019 Best of Minnesota Party

Minnesota Monthly’s Best of Minnesota Party features Kat Perkins, Cade Bittner, food, drinks, and area businesses.