Girl at the Rock Shows


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Apparently I’ve Lost Control

I honestly don't think I've ever seen the line to get into First Avenue so long and it honestly stressed me out. I had checked the time of the show over and over again to make sure I was going... Continue Reading →

Gentle Temper – ‘Same Blood’

I hope you are having an amazing Monday! Mine is still going strong although my motivation levels are starting to falter. The only way I know how to remedy that situation is by checking out some new music so let's... Continue Reading →

Cheap City – ‘Tanked For Jupiter’

Happy Monday, everyone! I know a lot of people don't like Mondays but I, for one, love them. I always feel motivated and it's as if the week hasn't gotten me down yet so I'm optimistic and ready to take... Continue Reading →

Tell Me When I Will Be Whole Again

There was a lot of confusion as people walked into The Bar Fly on Friday night. I wish I could say I wasn't confused or in disbelief like everyone else but I was. It was my first time in this... Continue Reading →

Lee Cleaveland & The Lefthand Band – ‘Self Titled’

It's a pretty cold and dreary day up here in Minneapolis. There are a few snowflakes falling which just adds to the feeling of this being a good day to just hunker down with a good book and some amazing... Continue Reading →

I’m Losing When I Am Not Playing No Games

Thursday night was one of those shows where I knew nothing about the bands prior to stepping foot inside First Avenue. I love those kinds of nights. You have no expectations other than to witness some magic on stage. Some... Continue Reading →

Rubber LeBaron – ‘Bug Bite EP’

I'm having a hard time concentrating on work right now. Maybe it's the excitement of going to a show tonight that I know nothing about or maybe it's the anticipation of the expected first snow overnight, regardless, I just can't... Continue Reading →

Chris Mardini – ‘Chris Mardini’

I've gotten very used to random packages showing up at my door full of amazing music to listen to but one that stood out for me was the package from Chris Mardini. Not only did it have his new self-titled... Continue Reading →

What You Give Is What You Get

I know we are all sick of hearing it but we're all thinking it-- this whole dark as night at 5 PM thing is obnoxious and absolutely screwing with me. I found myself constantly checking my phone and watch to... Continue Reading →

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