Music, arts and culture news, Interviews, previews and reviews journalist and author locally and nationally. Author of Complicated Fun: the Birth of Minneapolis Punk and Indie Rock 1974 - 84 (pub. by MN Historical Society Press May 2017) and West Bank Boogie: 40 Years of Music, Mayhem and Memories (Triangle Park Creative 2006). I host KFAI "Spin with Cyn" Mondays 10 pm - midnight, KFAI.org and 90.3 FM Mpls/106.7 St. Paul.
Wednesday, August 16, 2006
Last Call at the Viking Bar
Here is my Last Call at the Viking Bar article on the closing of the Viking Bar, with highlights of Willie Murphy's last performance there, crowd shenanigans, and anecdotal history.