Great Performance: Nothing Else Matters by Steve´N´Seagulls

The look like they’re from Appalachia, but they’re actually from Finland. The instruments suggest bluegrass, but the song choices reflect metal. This is Steve ‘n’ Seagulls. Listen below to the Scandinavian take on the classic Metallica song.

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Listen: I’d Go Downtown for This!

With the approval earlier this month of another $2.5 million in MAGIC Fund dollars for Minot’s downtown parking garages, I can’t help asking the questions — are we spending those dollars in the right way, and should we be spending them at all? The need to complete the structures notwithstanding — because we do need

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Great Performance: Playing ‘Ripple’ for Change

This summer marks the 50-year anniversary of the Grateful Dead. And though it’s been 20 years since the death of Jerry Garcia, the reaction to this summer’s reunion concert series is proof of the enduring mark the band left on the American music landscape and beyond. Have a listen below.  

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Great Performance: A David Wong Four for One

One video with four popular songs arranged for a few talented musicians. Catch Lorde’s Royals, Hotel California by the Eagles, Sam Smith’s I’m Not the Only One, and Mark Ronson’s Uptown Funk.    

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Great Performance: David Wong Covers Wiz Khalifa’s ‘See You Again’

Here’s the story on a moving cover from David Wong from his intro for the Youtube video: I got together with a few friends and created an acoustic cover of Wiz Khalifa​ and Charlie Puth​’s “See You Again” from Furious 7: Fast & Furious​. Rapper Eric Rollin recreated Wiz’s rap as a tribute to a friend

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Great Performance: Seek And Destroy by Steve’n’Seagulls

This great performance is hard to label, and that’s one of the reasons we’re sharing. How many genres can you hear in their bag of influences?

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Perspective: I Believe In A Thing Called Love

One song, two versions. Catch the original, an ode to the 80’s, and the cover version, an ode to classic New Orleans music scene. Post Modern Juke Box delivers the new version of the original by Darkness. And here’s the original by Darkness…

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Great Performance: Poison by Bell Biv Devoe Cover in “Old Jack Swing” Style

Poison by Bell Biv Devoe was never the most popular of pop songs, but it did have a strong run back in the early 90’s. This updated version by Scott Bradlee and Post Modern Jukebox is worth a listen. For those of you who know the song, you’ll hear the original in there.

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