Today we have the debut of a new photographer. Ryan Siverson comes to us from the land of 10,000 lakes. A MN native, a hip-hop nerd, and a huge supporter of all things local. Let’s welcome him to Mezzic!
Friday night brought together the three finalists in Vita.mn’s 2011 “Are You Local?” best new band search. MC Longshot, Pictures of Then and The 4ontheFloor took to the Varsity Theater’s Stage to battle is out for a spot in the Minnesota Music Showcase Bill at South By South West in Austin, TX on March 19th.
These groups were booked-ended by three SXSW-bound local bands. Ben Weaver warmed up the crowd while Phantom Tails played with smoke and Jeremy Messersmith closed out the night with a set of his most well known songs.