paxton Jessica Paxton hosts the 4-6pm hours filling them with eclectic music, news and local info.


The Beatles/Kansas City (Hey Hey Hey Hey)
The Magnetic Fields/Yeah! Oh, Yeah! (tomorrow night in the First Avenue Mainroom!)
The Sundays/Here’s Where The Story Ends
Paul Weller/Amongst Butterflies
The Jim Ruiz Set/Little Luvver
The Rolling Stones/Not Fade Away
The Counterfactuals/Acquainted With The Night

Then I spoke with Ray Coudret and Dan Rustad, the masterminds behind the new 411 Concert Series at the Northfield Arts Guild Theater (located at 411 West 3rd Street in Northfield), premiering this Friday, Nov. 16 with a special appearance by singer/songwriter extraordinaire, John Gorka. Tickets available by calling (507) 645-8877 or visiting online at

John Gorka/My Hometown
John Gorka/What Was It That I Just Said
Caroline Herring/Tales Of The Islander (coming to Northfield on April 6, 2013)
Zoe, Pieta & Constie Brown/Ella Mae (coming to Northfield on January 19, 2013)

After the news, area funeral announcements, and the weather forecast

Bruce Springsteen/We Take Care Of Our Own (tonight at St. Paul’s Xcel Energy Center!)
Band Of Horses/Dilly
The Lemonheads/Waiting Around To Die
Ryan Adams/New York, New York
Rodriguez/Can’t Get Away
Delta Spirit/Strange Vine
The Detroit Cobras/It’s Raining
The Easybeats/Not In Love With You
The Byrds/So You Want To Be A Rock & Roll Star
Cheap Star/Josephine
Other Lives/Dark Horse (Friday, Nov. 16 at the Cedar Cultural Center in Minneapolis)
The Decemberists/The Engine Driver