Girl at the Rock Shows

Don’t Let Them Grind You Down

Ska music has always been a love of mine but I don't seem to catch it live as much as I would like. I'm not sure if it's because it's a bit of dying genre or because it has such... Continue Reading →


I Told You I’d Be With The Guys

This February has been the longest year ever. Yeah, okay, I stole that from a meme I saw one of my friends post but it's seriously the truth. My normal twenty minute drive home from work last night was extended... Continue Reading →

I Feel Right Again

The Minnesota winter phenomenon was in full swing last night at The Palace Theatre in Saint Paul. The threat of a massive winter storm with the potential to turn into a blizzard would have most people hunkering down at home... Continue Reading →

*Album Review* Meg Kirsch- ‘Street Cat’

There are always a million shows going on any given night here in the Twin Cities. It's literally impossible for me to see everything I want to. I was super bummed when I couldn't make it to Meg Kirsch's release... Continue Reading →

We’ll Get Up And Push Back

I walked into the Varsity Theater to find myself completely out of place. I was one of the oldest people there also making me one of the tallest. I felt terrible and tried to find a spot along the wall... Continue Reading →

*Album Review* Bye Bye Banshee- ‘Deathfolk Magic’

Honestly, my plan was to just lay on the couch listening to Elton John songs and be bitter over the fact that he decided he didn't need The Girl at the Rock Shows to cover his show (okay, I wasn't... Continue Reading →

I’m Strong Enough

I almost took last night off from shows. There wasn't anything on the local venue calendars that I┬áhad to go see and with a couple impending snow storms that are sure to make life up here a living hell, I... Continue Reading →

*Album Review* Messer- ‘Messer’

I've been a bit overwhelmed by the ever-growing stack of albums on my desk to review. I honestly didn't even know where to start this morning when I found myself with a couple extra hours so I closed my eyes... Continue Reading →

Rollin’ Stoned And Livin’ Free

Not going to lie, leaving my apartment was less than easy last night but I knew there was a hell of a show waiting for me. The streets were quiet as I zipped from Minneapolis to Saint Paul. It was... Continue Reading →

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