Gallery: Stonefield and King Tuff Heat Up High Noon

Photos by Geordon Wollner By: Geordon Wollner, Art Director With a lineup featuring Stonefield and King Tuff, there was no way we were going to let a Polar Vortex and a temperature of 20 below keep us from standing front row at High Noon Saloon on Wednesday, January 30. Stonefield is a four-piece, sisterly outfit from Australia comprised of lead vocalist and drummer Amy (yes, … Continue reading Gallery: Stonefield and King Tuff Heat Up High Noon

Gallery: King Princess Takes First Ave by Storm

  Photos by Morgan Winston By: Morgan Winston, Staff Writer King Princess stormed Minneapolis last Thursday to kick off her sold-out Pussy Is God tour. The young artist (aka Mikaela Straus) has already garnered an immense following with only one EP and a few singles under her belt. The night was marked with inclusivity and infectious pop music. Australian artist Banoffee warmed up the crowd … Continue reading Gallery: King Princess Takes First Ave by Storm

Gallery: Kurt Vile Rocks the Sylvee

  Photos by Morgan Winston By: Nathan Hahn, contributing writer  Son of Philadelphia and former lead guitarist of indie rock outfit The War on Drugs, Kurt Vile brought his band The Violators to rock the Sylvee on a late December night. Following the critically acclaimed collaboration with Courtney Barnett, Lotta Sea Lice, Vile returned to his roots with his folk-rock release, Bottle It In. His … Continue reading Gallery: Kurt Vile Rocks the Sylvee

Gallery: GGOOLLDD Shines at High Noon Saloon

Photos by Geordon Wollner By: Geordon Wollner, Art Director Known for being a little off-the-wall, it was no surprise flamingos* adorned with gold chains joined GGOOLLDD on-stage at the High Noon Saloon on Thursday, December 20. After playing three shows in four nights, the five-piece band returned to Madison with a dreamy display of natural charm and good energy. Though members of GGOOLLDD hold roots … Continue reading Gallery: GGOOLLDD Shines at High Noon Saloon

Gallery: Hippo Campus rocks the Palace Theatre

By: Morgan Winston, Staff Writer Minnesota’s beloved breakout stars Hippo Campus returned to the state for a pair of sold-out performances at the Palace Theatre this Thanksgiving. Following the wildly successful sophomore effort Bambi and an intense 2018 touring schedule, these two shows marked a significant moment in their relationship with Minnesota. The importance of their return was evident by the nature of their timing, … Continue reading Gallery: Hippo Campus rocks the Palace Theatre