Tag: music

How the Minnesota Boychoir helps young men discover their identity

"With extremely limited support from home, I turned to the Boychoir family for help. I didn’t realize the mess I was in. Parents of other members saw my challenges and I was offered a job at a family restaurant, beds to sleep in and homes to stay in, and offered the acceptance I missed at home."

31 can’t miss events in Minnesota this July

Not much gets better than July in Minnesota! There’s plenty to do with long summer nights. Bonus: you don’t have to spend 20 minutes putting on a parka and scraping ice off your windshield!

I compiled a list of events happening around the state.… Read the rest

You can see the Jonas Brothers in concert for free, but you have to act fast

As part of the NCAA Final Four festivities in Minneapolis, the Jonas Brothers will perform a FREE concert. That’s right, free.

But you need to be in the know. And have some luck.

First come, first serve tickets for their Saturday, April 6th concert at the Armory in downtown Minneapolis go on sale to the public at 12:00 p.m.… Read the rest

The best covers of “Dancing on My Own”

Robyn’s 2010 song, “Dancing on My Own,” is fantastic. It has a unique beat and tells a heart-wrenching, emotional story. Best of all, the story shows resilience.

The song never really was a top 40 radio station hit. When it was released in the United States, it peaked at number three in the Hot Dance Club songs chart (read: not Billboard Hot 100) and was only there for two weeks.… Read the rest