Tunes & Trade-offs: How to minimize your ecological footprint when it comes to music

Your prized Bob Dylan vinyl suffers a fatal scratch. You clean out your childhood closet and uncover all your N*SYNC and Hanson CDs. Before you toss them, here’s one thing to consider: Mother Nature doesn’t want your music junk either. The EPA has estimated that 100,000 pounds of CDs become unwanted by consumers each month—and … [ Read more]

So much energy in us: How Cloud Cult stays committed to the environment

Imagine you are a musician fronting a band, performing before thousands of fans, literally in the spotlight. It’s easy to imagine that performing on stage feels like being at the center of the universe. For Craig Minowa of Cloud Cult, though, it’s different. “In our backyard when I was growing up, there were a couple … [ Read more]

Protected: 89.3 The Current Announces MN Music on a Stick Lineup

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Cloud Cult, David Bowie and Vampire Weekend

Tuned In Brewed In reviews some beer-friendly new albums. By Brian Kaufenberg Music for this article was provided by Electric Fetus. Be sure to visit Electric Fetus’ Twin Cities, Duluth or St. Cloud locations and help support your local, independent record store. Albums You May Have Missed Cloud Cult, Love More than ten years since the … [ Read more]