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Heat of the Week: Futebol, mind games and nonprofit chai

Heat of the Week: Futebol, mind games and nonprofit chai

Megan Phillips, Arts and Entertainment Reporter
February 23, 2021
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Album cover of Endio's new EP,

Review: Endio’s “Black Romantic”

Nina Raemont, Arts and Entertainment Reporter
February 22, 2021
Endio’s new EP, “Black Romantic,” divulges the trials and tribulations of being a young Black man in love.
The show must go on: Annual Tết Show hits virtual stage

The show must go on: Annual Tết Show hits virtual stage

Nina Raemont, Arts and Entertainment Reporter
February 18, 2021
The Vietnamese Student Association’s celebration of the Lunar New Year will be held virtually on Feb. 20 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Heat of the Week: Magic, MAFIA and mochaccinos

Heat of the Week: Magic, MAFIA and mochaccinos

Frankie Carlson, Arts and Entertainment Reporter
February 15, 2021
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Local artist Mama Rose poses for a portrait at Lake Nokomis Park on Tuesday, Feb. 2. Rose is releasing her debut solo EP which combines many music and art styles such as Neo-jazz, hip-hop, and spoken word poetry.

Underground Update: Local artist Mama Rose prepares for debut release

Frankie Carlson, Arts and Entertainment Reporter
February 4, 2021
Charlotte “Mama” Rose channels her experiences, personality and eclectic musical influences in her first EP, “drink More water.”
From left to right, Katie Fischer, Taylor Kraemer, KT Branscom, and Kate Kanfield, members of the local indie-punk band VIAL, pose for a portrait on Sunday, Jan. 31 in Minneapolis. VIAL was named City Pages'

Q&A: Everybody’s favorite ‘honk rock’ band, VIAL

Megan Phillips, Arts & Entertainment Reporter
February 3, 2021
A&E spoke with the femme-punk outfit about new music, pandemic life and their favorite TikTokers.
A few pieces from the University of Minnesota’s Music Library are displayed in Wilson Library on Wednesday, Jan. 13. The collection ranges from classical sonata compositions to popular culture and local artists such as Prince.

University of Minnesota Music Library seeks to diversify its collection

Becca Most
January 23, 2021
A majority of materials in the collection are from European, white and male artists.
Heat of the week: Profanity, bad boys and a new cafe

Heat of the week: Profanity, bad boys and a new cafe

Frankie Carlson
January 20, 2021
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Illustration by Hailee Schievelbein

A&E’s top 10 albums of 2020

Frankie Carlson
December 12, 2020
There were few bright moments this year, but here are 10 albums that brought a little bit of light to 2020.
Heat of the week: Beats, bake-off and bar food

Heat of the week: Beats, bake-off and bar food

Frankie Carlson
December 7, 2020
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