Better Than Ezra
Better Than Ezra is an American alternative rock trio based in New Orleans, Louisiana currently signed to The End Records. Most members of the band attended Louisiana State University.
Texas tornado Casey Donahew kicked off perhaps his biggest year yet in October 2011 with the release of his fourth studio album, DOUBLE WIDE DREAM, on his own Almost Country Entertainment label. Armed with an indomitable, can-do spirit and a handful of new songs that instantly struck a chord with fans everywhere, the Texas native immediately debuted at #2 on iTunes Country Chart, #8 on iTunes overall Chart, #32 on Billboard's Top 200 Albums Chart and #10 on its Country Chart and was also on iTunes' coveted "Best of 2011" list and he hasn't looked back since.
Dads - The Band
Dads is an indie group from New Jersey (now re-located to Michigan). Their blend of melody and rhythm becomes the familiarities that help you through your day, the calm of your anxiety and panic attacks, the unintentional disregard for the future and why you're afraid of it, the shitty movie you know is crap but put on to forget about everything else going wrong around you.
El-P and Killer Mike, two of the most distinctive and celebrated names in rap, might have seemed like an unlikely pairing on paper, but the duo subverted and pulverized all expectations with their critically lauded Run The Jewels collaborative LP last year. Tapping into the creative synergy they'd discovered in 2012 on Mike's R.A.P. Music album (produced by El-P) and El's Cancer 4 Cure album (featuring Mike), plus subsequent tours together, Run The Jewels cemented their musical alliance with an album of uncompromisingly raw, forward thinking hip-hop and garnering limitless critical accolades including the likes of Rolling Stone,
First Aid Kit
"Nothing GOLD can stay." So says Robert Frost, at once encompassing everything from man's fall from innocence and the fleeting nature of beauty to lost love and ultimately death. It was that line that caught Klara S"derberg, who along with her sister Johanna makes up Swedish duo First Aid Kit, and stopped her in her tracks.
Gary Gulman is a standup comedian who lives in New York City. He loves to read, write, run, and get attention from strangers. He is one of only a handful of comedians who have performed on every single late night program and has made 3 TV specials, and 3 albums. He is a great friend and an attentive lover. Gary Gulman grew up in Boston, MA and always knew he wanted to be a comedian. His humor was always unique, clever and highly entertaining.
Oderus is missing. Once the Scumdogs in GWAR finally notice this (it takes them a while to notice stuff) they will set off on a journey to find their departed brother using every resource available - including recruiting an ancient Scumdog warrior. GWAR will need the help from everyone, even the lowliest Bohab, as their enemies are plotting to take advantage of the hole in GWAR's ranks.
Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Franklin Pierce Ravens
Don't miss Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Franklin Pierce Ravens at Williams Arena.
The Minnesota RollerGirls (MNRG) organization is a six-team, all-female, flat track roller derby league. Founded on Aug. 31, 2004 by the Donnelly sisters, the Minnesota RollerGirls are members of the Women's Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA), comprised of 260 leagues across the nation, in addition to 104 apprentice leagues. Every Minnesota RollerGirl is held to the highest standards of sportsmanship, ethics and good will and must adhere to rules set by the league and by WFTDA. The MNRG is governed by the skaters, for the skaters.
Relics - The Play
The year is 2314. Archaeologists have discovered a 300-year-old colony in what used to be called North America. You are invited to the opening night gala exhibition of the artifacts they uncovered. This imaginative, promenade-style theatrical event encourages patrons to move freely through exhibits, life-size dioramas, and reenactments of the daily life, rituals and battles of the "Ancients." This mind-bending, interactive performance allows you to see today through the cracked lens of tomorrow.