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January 5, 2018
The day the music died: School of Rock founder succumbs to cancer
In the infancy of a new year, the life of a Brainerd man revered for his dedication to music and the arts came to an end. Mark Munson died Thursday...
January 5, 2018 - 6:00am
January 4, 2018
Live Music - Jan. 4-10
For week of Jan. 4-10; bands perform 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted. BRAINERD Roundhouse Brewery 1551 Northern Pacific Road Skitzo Fonik 7-10 p.m. Friday Shep's on Sixth 315 S. Sixth St. DJ, every Friday-Saturday in Elbow Room The Center 803 Kingwood St. Bluegrass...
January 4, 2018 - 4:30am
January 2, 2018
Carrie Underwood warns fans she 'might look a bit different' after 'gruesome' injury
In mid-November, country star Carrie Underwood tripped and fell on the stairs outside her Nashville home, and according to her publicist she...
January 2, 2018 - 7:20am
December 31, 2017
Where jazz takes center stage: Club Saratoga maintains loyal following with Saturday music tradition
DULUTH — It's a strip club every night of the week, but for a couple hours every Saturday, it's all about that jazz at Club Saratoga. Last...
December 31, 2017 - 6:04am
December 28, 2017
Entertainment briefs for Dec. 28
Shaffer's Lost 40 to play in Pequot Lakes Jan. 6 PEQUOT LAKES—The Greater Lakes Area Performing Arts welcomes Shaffer's Lost 40 to Pequot...
December 28, 2017 - 9:00am
Live Music for Dec. 29 - Jan. 3
For week of Dec. 29-Jan.3; bands perform 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted. BRAINERD Eagles Club 124 Front St. Muddy Water, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Sunday; $5 for all dances for non-Eagle members. Muddy Water, 2-6 p.m. Monday. Roundhouse Brewery 1551 Northern Pacific...
December 28, 2017 - 5:30am
December 23, 2017
Documentary will feature legendary Minnesota choir director
STILLWATER, Minn. — Erik "Doc" Christiansen expected greatness from his students—and he got it. Christiansen, a choir director at...
December 23, 2017 - 3:11pm
December 21, 2017
Live Music - Dec. 22-27
For week of Dec. 22-27; bands perform 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted. BRAINERD Eagles Club 124 Front St. Artisan, 7-11 p.m. Friday; $5 for all dances for non-Eagle members. Roundhouse Brewery 1551 Northern Pacific Road A Christmas Concert hosted by Dariann Leigh,...
December 21, 2017 - 5:30am
December 18, 2017
Country music legend announces concert in Grand Forks
Country star Dwight Yoakam will bring his "Guitars, Cadillacs" to Grand Forks. Yoakam will perform March 11 at the Chester Fritz Auditorium,...
December 18, 2017 - 4:01pm
December 15, 2017
Music college abruptly closes in St. Paul; students, faculty shocked, saddened
ST. PAUL — Megan Freitas, 21, was heading to her last class of the day in downtown St. Paul on Thursday, Dec. 14, when she got an email that...
December 15, 2017 - 8:35am
December 14, 2017
Hot enough to melt the ice - Davina and the Vagabonds to perform 2 shows
Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center presents Minneapolis group Davina and the Vagabonds for two shows Jan. 6 in the Chalberg Theatre...
December 14, 2017 - 9:00am
Live Music - Dec. 14-20
For week of Dec. 14-20; bands perform 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted. BRAINERD Eagles Club 124 Front St. Jason and Danny, 7-11 p.m. Friday; $5 for all dances for non-Eagle members. Roundhouse Brewery 1551 Northern Pacific Road Almost Blue, 7-9 p.m. Friday Hans...
December 14, 2017 - 5:30am
December 8, 2017
Kid Rock to headline Moondance Jam in northern Minn.
WALKER—Kid Rock will headline Moondance Jam 27 in Walker in summer 2018. According to a press release, Kid Rock will headline the July...
December 8, 2017 - 4:50pm
December 4, 2017
Fine Arts Student of the Week: Senior's passion for singing impacts others
Elizabeth 'Lizzy' Ortmeier Grade: Senior. Age: 17. Art focus: Brainerd High School A Cappella Choir.
December 4, 2017 - 10:00am
December 1, 2017
Evening of Candlelight service set
Park United Methodist Church will host its Evening of Candlelight service at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, and 4:30 p.m. Saturday. The evening includes candlelight table viewing, piano music, dinner and program featuring area musicians, Dos Guys.
December 1, 2017 - 6:30am