VIDEO: Bernhoft - “Come Around”



Hahahahahaha. Yes.

Islander, Bernhoft's third full-length, is slated for an April release via Big Picnic Records.

[Premiere: Spin]

Posted 3 weeks ago

VIDEO: Weekend - “It’s Alright”

New music video from Weekend’s latest record Jinx, available on Slumberland Records.

Posted 3 weeks ago

CONTEST: Win Tickets to See The Neighbourhood at the Skyway Theater 3/25

Ticket time is here again, and we’ve got a chance for you to catch The Neighbourhood at the Skyway Theater next week on Tuesday, March 25th. Shoot your answer to the following question to brittany@minneapolisfuckingrocks.com to win.

One of The Neighbourhood’s biggest singles is named “Sweater Weather.”(Catch it below) Tell us what your favorite sweater looks like for your chance to win a pair of tickets.



The Neighbourhood
with KITTEN and Born Casual
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
6:30pm doors // 7:30 music // $25
Skyway Theater

Posted 4 weeks ago

VIDEO: YVETTE- “Everything in Reverse”

YVETTE releases their second video for “Everything in Reverse” from their debut record, Process out on Godmode.

Posted 1 month ago

VIDEO: Skaters - “Nice Hat”

The rad new video for “Nice Hat” from NYC’s Skaters based off of their zine Yonks.

Via Death and Taxes.

Posted 1 month ago

CONTEST: Win Tickets to - ELECTRIC FETUS, 89.3 THE CURRENT, & CITY PAGES PRESENT COMMUNION MN – Tuesday 3/18


Communion is back again, and we’ve got your tickets right here! The Electric Fetus, 89.3 The Current and City Pages Present Communion MN - March 2014. at Varsity Theater on 03/18.

Communion is an independent promotions company and record label aiming to bring cool bands to cool places. Creating a series of monthly club nights, taking inspiration from their Communion night in Notting Hill, London, they’ll be bringing a different line-up of artists to Minneapolis’s own Varsity Theater as well as eight other cities each month: New York, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Bloomington, Louisville, Nashville, Madison and Rock Island.

If you haven’t had a chance to check out one of these shows yet, they’re a pretty sweet, eclectic evening of rad bands and sweet vendor booths from around town. This time they’ll be bringing: Pearl and the Beard, El Le Faunt and His Traveling Circus, Charlie Parr, and Black Diet.


Tell us which band you’re most excited to see for your chance to win a pair of tickets! Send your answer to brittany@minneapolisfuckingrocks.com


ELECTRIC FETUS, 89.3 THE CURRENT, & CITY PAGES PRESENT COMMUNION MN – MARCH 2014
Tuesday, March 18 - 2014
7:00pm doors - 8:00pm music // 18+ // $9.50 adv $15 door
Varsity Theater

Posted 1 month ago

MFR’S Sweet Bands To Watch At SXSW 2014!



SXSW, aka the Minneapolitan music junkie’s escape from the streets that rust our bicycles and the snowdrifts that tear our car mirrors off, is next week. If you’re anything like us your “schedule” looks something like this Monotron schematic and one more party announcement is going to cause sparks to shoot out of your nostrils because you thought you might finally have it figured out (ha, right). We cannot wait for next week. Below is a list of bands that we are extra stoked to see (in no particular order, ranking is stressful).

We’ll see you in Austin! Find us. Food trucks. Seriously.

Your fellow MFRers,
Laura (@laurayurich) & Abbie (@AbbieGobeli)

Eagulls


YVETTE


SKATERS


Prides


Sylvan Esso


Young Fathers


together PANGEA


Chet Faker


Jessica Lea Mayfield


Meursault


Perfect Pussy


Madi Diaz


Angel Olsen


Future Islands (those dance moves!)

Posted 1 month ago

VIDEO: The War on Drugs - “Red Eyes”

The War on Drugs releases their new video for “Red Eyes” from their upcoming album Lost In A Dream out March 18th via Secretly Canadian.

Posted 1 month ago