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Monday, Nov. 26, 2012

Nov. 24, 2012

Formed in 1993, Minnesota-based slowcore pioneers Low have lived through tremendous changes within the world of underground music. Such history affords them elder statesmen status at this point, and the strength
10.01.2012 | | Posted at 05:40 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
FM 102.1 has announced the lineup for its 2012 Big Snow Show concert on Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Rave. The seventh annual event will feature moody alt-rockers Silversun Pickups, rising rockers The Joy Formidable and caps-lock garage-punks IAMDYNAMITE. Silversun Pickups are touring behind their solid third album, Neck Of The Woods, while The Joy Formidable have been teasing some seriously great song...
Saturday, March 29, 2008

Friday, March 28, 2008

Few bands blur the line between thrilling and tedious like the Duluth slowcore trio Low.
Friday, March 28, 2008


Tonight @ the Turner Hall Ballroom - 8:00 PM

The Duluth slowcore trio Low isn’t always as docile as their critics make them out to be. Sure, they’re fronted by a harmonizing husband and wife duo, and sure, they often play to seated audiences, but the group’s sound has become more volatile with age, and these days they’re capable of kicking up some seriously . . .
Wednesday, March 26, 2008

The notoriously quiet band sharpens its teeth

"Murderer," the climactic highlight of Low’s latest album, Drums and Guns, reads like the transcript of one of the president’s most disturbing talks with God. “One more thing I’ll ask you, Lord,” singer Alan Spearhawk impassively volunteers, “you may need a murderer/ someone to do your dirty work.” “Don’t act so innocent!” Spearhawk seethes, turning accusatory. “I’ve seen you pound your fist into the Earth . . .