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Wednesday Jul 23 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Bob Mould

Bob Mould, one of the most influential artists from 80's punk with Husker Du, is back with a new solo album Beauty and Ruin.

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Related Topix: Bob Mould, Pop/Rock, Punk, 2012, Gliese Games, Video Games

Wed Jul 16, 2014

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

Remembering the Impact of Minnesota Music with Bob Mould and Tommy Stinson [VIDEO]

He's right. The burgeoning music scene in the Twin Cities in the late 70's and early 80's was similar to Detroit and Philadelphia in the 60's.

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Related Topix: The 80'S, Pop/Rock, Punk, Mankato, MN, The Replacements

Mon Jul 14, 2014

MetaFilter

"Go buy everything from 1984 out of Minneapolis" -- Tommy Stinson

Prince's Purple Rain celebrating its thirtieth anniversary, but the skinny MFer with the high voice wasn't the only great thing coming out of the Twin Cities in the mid-1980s.

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Related Topix: Punk, Pop/Rock, Babes in Toyland, The Replacements

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Daily Republic

HA1 4sker DA1 4's ambitious legacy lives on as 'Zen Arcade' turns 30

In 1984, three of that area's most prominent artists of the day released career-defining work in a four-month period: R&B/funk legend Prince served "Purple Rain," hardcore punk trio Husker Du dropped "Zen Arcade" and The Replacements issued "Let it Be."

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Related Topix: Punk, Purple Rain, Music!, Drama Movies, Prince, Pop-Funk, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, The Replacements, St. Paul, MN

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Guitar World

New Sensations: 50 Iconic Albums that Defined 1984

Classic rock giants of the Sixties and Seventies had strayed far from their roots.

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Related Topix: Punk, Black Flag, Minutemen, Purple Rain, Music!, Drama Movies, Prince, Pop-Funk, Black Entertainment

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