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The Current's Local Music Exchange: Winnipeg

The Current's Local Music Exchange: Winnipeg

The Current wants to share great Minnesota music with the world, so they partnered with Manitoba Music – Winnipeg to swap two bands from each city for an international Local Music Exchange.

If you're a Minnesota-based musician or band, you might have a chance to be booked for performances in Winnipeg and Minneapolis! Learn more about the exchange and submit your audio or video performance link today.

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Science Night Jr.: Cats and Dogs

October 18, 2:00pm | St. Paul, MN | Tickets

20th Anniversary Celebration of The Splendid Table

October 22, 7:30pm | St. Paul, MN | Tickets

Talking Volumes: Jeffrey Cranor and Joseph Fink on "Welcome to Night Vale: A Novel"

October 25, 7:00pm | St. Paul, MN | Tickets

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Report: Nonprofit board members benefited from improper spending

The new report details nearly $80,000 in additional allegedly improper spending to benefit other members of the CAM board, senior staff, Bill Davis' fiancee and a non-profit associated with Sen. Hayden.

The Current

Today’s Music News: Rumors of LCD Soundsystem reunion are unfounded

When rumors of a planned LCD Soundsystem reunion started circulating, fans’ hopes rose—but then they fell again, as James Murphy‘s DFA Records co-founder Jonathan Galkin declared the rumors false. LCD Soundsystem have been dissolved since a high-profile final show in 2011. (Pitchfork) Ballots for the next Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony are out—and it looks like this isn’t going…

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Moveable Feast: Pumpkins!

"Pumpkin Spice" -- it's a meme we're all really sick of, right? On this week's Moveable Feast, John Birge and Minnesota Monthly's Rachel Hutton look at some fall alternatives to pumpkin pie and pumpkin spice lattes.