Articles by: Billy Briggs

The Pixies Bring Their Wave of Mutilation To St. Paul’s Palace Theatre (PHOTOS)

The Pixies continued what seems to be a “never attending tour” in support of 2016’s Head Carrier at the Palace Theatre in St Paul, MN on 10/11/17. The second of two nights in St Paul ...

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Dead Cross (Mike Patton, Dave Lombardo) Crushes It Heavy at Minneapolis’ First Avenue (PHOTOS)

Don’t call em a Super Group. Dead Cross consists of guitarist Mike Crain (Retox), bassist Justin Pearson (the Locust, Head Wound City and Retox), drummer Dave Lombardo (SuicidalTendencies, Misfits, Slayer and Fantômas) and vocalist Mike Patton (currently of Faith No More, Tomahawk and Fantômas). The band hit First Avenue in Minnapolis, ...

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ZZ Top Delivers Truck Full of Hits To Prior Lake, MN (PHOTOS)

ZZ Top Deliver Truck Full of Hits To Prior Lake, MN (PHOTOS)

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Midnight Oil Continues Fiery U.S. Tour at Minneapolis’ First Avenue (PHOTOS)

Midnight Oil continued their U.S. reunion tour with the high energy abandon that is rare for artists of their age. The Australians hit Minneapolis’ First Avenue on 8/29/17. Photos by Billy Briggs

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Coldplay Splashes Colors & Theatrics at Minneapolis’ U.S. Bank Stadium (PHOTOS)

Coldplay brought their ever so colorful performance to the U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, MN on 8/12/17. Photos by Billy Briggs.

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Earth Wind & Fire Make For A “Boogie Wonderland’ In St. Paul (PHOTOS)

Earth Wind & Fire brought their timeless hits to St. Paul’s Excel Energy Center on July 27th, 2017. Photos by Billy Briggs.

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Bon Iver, The Revolution Spark Rock The Garden 2017 at Minneapolis’ Walker Arts Center (PHOTOS)

Rock The Garden 2017 returned to the Walker Arts Center on July 22 headlined by Bon Iver, aka Justin Vernon. Other acts on the mid summer bill included The Revolution, Dead Man Winter and Benjamin ...

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Ziggy Marley Keeps ‘Em Swayin’ at The Minneapolis Zoo (PHOTOS)

Ziggy Marley brought the reggae to the Minneapolis Zoo in Apple Valley, MN on 6/30/17. Photo by Billy Briggs                                 ...

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At The Drive In Make Relentless Command of Sound at St. Paul’s Palace Theatre (PHOTOS)

At the Drive In brought their A game and relentless stage dynamic to The Palace Theatre in St Paul, MN on 6/17/17. Photos by Billy Briggs.

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Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers Go Above & Beyond at Xcel Energy Center (PHOTOS)

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers brought their colorful career spanning show to the Xcel Energy Center in Saint Paul, MN on 6/3/2017. Of particular notice Petty and his band made a terminally ill fan’s dream ...

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