The Local Music Scene presents: Russ Parrish

Russ Parrish performs THE LOCAL MUSIC. The Local Music Scene improvises SCENEs inspired by the lyrics. THE MUSICAL GUEST: Russ Parrish Music is an award winning singer/songwriter Nashville native who moved to Minnesota in 2016. Influenced by artists and bands like Ed Sheeran, The Beatles, and NEEDTOBREATHE, his desire is to write and play songs … [ Read more]

10 Notable Minnesota Albums of 2018

Low ■ “Double Negative” If you were to stand on the shores of Lake Superior in February, you might be able to imagine how Low’s “Double Negative” came to be. Like the tumultuous stacks of ice that grow and break as waves crash onto the North Shore, the 12th studio album from the Duluth-based trio … [ Read more]

St. Paul-born Twister Inducted into Toy Hall of Fame

Twister, which was created in the 1960s in St. Paul, beat out coloring books, Wiffle Ball, Battleship, Jenga, and American Girl dolls to be inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame on Thursday, November 5. Twister was deemed too racy for the Sears Roebuck 1966 catalog, causing Milton Bradley Co. to cancel production. But when … [ Read more]