The Minneapolis indie rock band Cloud Cult brings its orchestral flair and tribal energy to First Avenue's Mainroom for the next two nights.
The nationally known group is releasing a new CD called "Light Chasers."
Cloud Cult frontman and chief songwriter Craig Minowa, third from the right in the photo, talked with MPR's Chris Roberts about the music on the new CD.
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- The dirt on the Walker's 'Naked' exhibit For the next month veteran Japanese artists Eiko and Koma will perform in the Walker Art Center galleries for six hours a day, six days a week -- completely nude.
- The Black Angels perform in The Current studio In 2005, The Black Angels released their self-titled debut EP, and the band followed it up with their full-length, "Passover," in April 2007. The band's latest offering, titled "Phosphene Dream," was released earlier this fall.
- Pink Mink perform in The Current studio Arzu Gokcen and Christy Hunt met shortly after high school in Minneapolis. But it wasn't until Hunt ended her two year stint on the road with the Von Bondies that the two came together to form Pink Mink.