Jay-Z and Beyoncé announce the OTR II tour.

Photo courtesy of Live Nation Global Touring.

The OTR II tour hits U.S. Bank Stadium on August 8th. more

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St. Patrick's Day Parade in St. Paul is fun for friends and family.

Photo courtesy of Saint Patrick's Association, Inc.

The best spots to eat, drink, and be Irish. more

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VocalEssence Youth Choir's first rehearsal

Photo courtesy of VocalEssence

56 students from 14 Twin Cities schools have come together to form one groundbreaking choir. more

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Photo by Bryan Blumenschein

Join us on our last full day of celebrity stakeouts, concerts, and over-the-top parties. more

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Prince Night at Super Bowl Live

Photography courtesy of Super Bowl Host Committee

Five thousand people gathered in downtown Minneapolis last night, donning Sorels, parkas, long underwear-and plenty of purple-to dance, sing, and party like it's 1999. more

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Super Bowl LII ic sculpture

Photography by Caitlin Abrams

Live music, giant ice sculptures, and Jimmy Fallon are just the tip of the Bold North iceberg. more

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Opera Singer

Photographs by C Squared Studios/Getty Images

'Dead Man Walking' comes alive this month at the Minnesota Opera, so we called around to the local opera scene and asked for other remake pitches. more

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From Idina Menzel to Soul Asylum, and a Prince tribute with Sheila E., Morris Day, and NPG—Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis are curating top talent for the 10-day free block party on Nicollet Mall. more

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Prince photographs

Photography by Robert Whitman

Robert Whitman’s storied collection of young Prince, including some never-before-seen images, will be on display at the Mpls Photo Center. more

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Violinist Gaelynn Lea

Photo by Shelly Swanger

Meet Gaelynn Lea, a fiddle teacher from Duluth turned world-touring violinist. more

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We made a sweet playlist charting the Grammy-winning songwriter's long, varied career. more

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Bon Iver collage

Illustration by James Taylor

To bring this tale to life, Steve Marsh took multiple car rides between the two cities, joined by the elusive musician and his crew of old friends and collaborators. more

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Julia Brennan

Photo courtesy of Harper Smith

Julia Brennan may be singing her hit, “Inner Demons,” around the country, but she’s coming back to her home state as part of Basilica Block Party. more

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Between the ice skating, the music, and the dance, Brownbody’s CoMotion finds a medium that speaks to you. more

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The Suburbs

Photo by Jay Smiley

The Suburbs recently released the single "Hey Muse" and it's turning heads nationally. The Minneapolis natives have an album soon to follow. more

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Mu Daiko_Jennifer Weir_Rich Ryan_Taiko

Photo by Rich Ryan

For Mu Daiko’s 20th year, they’re throwing Minnesota’s First Taiko Festival and becoming their own nonprofit. more

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Prince star at First Ave

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

All the events and goings-on in the Twin Cities celebrating Prince's life, on the first anniversary of his death. more

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Electric Fetus_Record Store Day 2017

Photo by Tom Smith

The 10th annual Record Store Day on April 22 has Twin Cities stores spinning with rare finds, live music, discounts, and more. more

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Three members of the Sharks dance during West Side Story

Photo by Rich Ryan

The Ordway and Teatro del Pueblo turn the beloved musical into a contemporary cultural conversation. more

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The atrium at Paisley Park

Photograph courtesy of Paisley Park/NPG Records

As we approach the one-year anniversary of Prince’s death, we talk with Angela Marchese, Paisley Park's head curator, about Prince's vision for a museum, what she's finding, and more. more

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