Silver city sounds: Venues new and old are filling St. Paul with music

In the daytime, downtown St. Paul is a rush of suits and high heels, with coffee cups everywhere and fobs flapping in the breeze. The skyways fill up during lunchtime, as do street-level restaurants like Afro Deli and Black Dog. The professionals that populate St. Paul in the daytime have traditionally left the the city … [ Read more]

Sneak peek of the Palace Theater redux in St. Paul [PHOTOS]

Photos by Aaron Davidson When the Palace Theater re-opens in downtown St. Paul, just over 100 years will have passed since the venue originally opened as a 3,000 seat vaudeville house. Serving most of the last century as a movie theater, and sitting vacant since 1984, the old theater is getting new life. Earlier this … [ Read more]