The Minnesota Daily

All content by Anne Hiner
The hip-hoppers in More Than Lights blend rock and folk influences with a flower power shtick to create trippy waves of sound.

Seeing sights and sounds

September 25, 2012

  Local hip-hop band More Than Lights’ new album “Sights and Sounds” tells listeners to stop taking life so seriously. In between guitarist Matiu Unga’s new baby and More Than...

New coaches for season four of “The Voice” thankfully

September 21, 2012

NBC's "The Voice" returned on September 10th for its third season to give unknown singers a chance at fame and Carson Daly a steady job. "The Voice" steers away from the William...

Mourning in America and dreaming in color

September 20, 2012

  Rhymesayers emcee Brother Ali doesn’t dance around his distaste for our society’s use of violence in his newly released album, “Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color.” In...

Jordan Hamilton, local community artist and advocate for the mural project, explained the proper way to use the tools to prep the wall of a parking lot that borders Nomad World Pub, where the block party will be held. Brian Coyle Community Center members are prepping the wall for a mural.

A Hip-Hop Harambee

September 13, 2012

  What: Hip-Hop Harambee Who: Talib Kweli with live band, Sims of Doomtree, Big Zach, Manny Phesto and many more When: 2 p.m., Saturday, Where: Nomad World Pub Parking Lot, 501 Cedar Ave. S., Minneapolis Cost:...

Walk of shame no more

September 11, 2012

  The good often comes with the bad, and needless to say, getting lucky doesn’t always mean a lucky morning. Sequin dresses and 6-inch stilettos aren’t exactly early morning attire and...