October 31, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
Waffle feed precedes concert by District 518 bands set for Friday evening
WORTHINGTON Whether it’s waffles soaking up syrup at the pre-concert waffle feed or the Worthington High School (WHS) Trojan marching band basking in its season of wins at eight 2012 parade appearances, Friday night is sure to be sweet at WHS. Continue Reading
September 9, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
KTD grand parade is Saturday at 2 p.m.
WORTHINGTON While Worthington area residents, along with guests from far and wide, navigate through a swirl of events during the annual King Turkey Day (KTD) festivities, for many people it’s the Grand Parade at 2 p.m. Saturday that cannot be missed. Continue Reading
June 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
It’s the same old story: Rock ‘n’ roll band sets up shop in the basement family room. There’s a tower of gear against the wall with amps, music stands, microphones and wires crisscrossing the floor. Continue Reading
May 31, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
The Vikingland Band Festival (VBF) committee recently announced that Jim Eidsvold of Alexandria was named grand marshal of the 2012 VBF parade marching championship.
Eidsvold was selected for the honor because of his dedication to the festival and to the Jefferson High School (JHS) Marching Band. Continue Reading
February 4, 2012 in The Daily Republic
South Dakota students to learn from some of best regional musicians at third annual Mitchell jazz band festival.
November 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Our Last Secret and Unleashed! have been chosen from 20 applicants to open for rocker Bret Michael when he plays the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center in Grand Forks Friday night, it was announced this morning.
October 6, 2011 in The Daily Republic
Variety shows, classical music and dancing beats can all be found on the schedule of this year’s Mitchell Area Concert Association concert series.
September 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group announced on its website today that it has “decided to call it a day as a band.” Continue Reading
May 31, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Jim James is on a spiritual quest of sorts, and you’re invited to listen in.
The My Morning Jacket frontman sat in the prayer room of a church in a quiet neighborhood of his hometown last month, talking about old records, religion, philosophy and his perpetual yearning for understanding. Continue Reading
December 9, 2010 in INFORUM
Paul Olson is being floored by the words coming out of his mouth.
Olson, a 25-year-old musician from Fargo, is sitting in Williston, N.D., during a tour break, talking through his cell phone about how his rock band, The Suit, recently won the nationwide Ernie Ball Battle of the Bands contest. Then he pauses. Continue Reading