Minnesota

MaLLy

Interview: MaLLy (Minneapolis)

With the slew of Soundset announcements (one of the biggest festivals in the States for hip-hop) came word that up-and-coming rapper MaLLy will be…

Castor, the Twin

Review: Dessa – Castor, the Twin (2011)

Even though I am as big a fan as any of the songwriter (she authors fiction), writer (but is not just an author)…that astonishingly creative mind, revisiting songs is something hard to convince. An all-time favorite of the past twelve years, Alkaline Trio, did it with Damnesia, and I didn’t bother listening. What’s the change? For one, Dessa added Sleeping with Nikki, a short story in a miniature, convenient bundle of pages that was pre-order only.