A Minnesota Holiday: Volume 13

A Minnesota Holiday: Volume 13
The annual charity CD, A Minnesota Holiday: Volume 13 is officially out and it’s just in time to get you in the mood for the holidays.  The CD features amazing music from Minnesota artists.  Kristin Haubrich is at Kowalski’s in Woodbury with the man behind the CD, Phil Thompson. To listen to A Minnesota Holiday: Volume 13 on iTunes,...

Super Duos

Super Duos
"A tribute to the greatest duos of all time" is the motto for Glen Everhart and Pat Balder of the Super Duos. They're live in studio today to give us a preview of what you could see at their concert in Saint Michael Minnesota this Friday, October 22nd. Buy tickets to Friday's show here, and stay up to date on upcoming performances by...

Carlson’s Piano World Grand Opening

Carlson’s Piano World Grand Opening
Carlson’s Piano World in Eden Prairie is kicking off its 5 day Grand Opening Event today! TCL reporter Kelli Hanson stops by to visit the new space and meet one of the weekend’s special guests, talented piano player, Craig Knudsen. You can check out the store's huge Grand Opening sale until Sunday, October 17th, and meet Craig yourself this...

Candlelight Concerts

Candlelight Concerts
The Candlelight Concert series tries to make classical music appeal to everyone.  Reporter Kristin Haubrich went to Granada Theater in Minneapolis to experience the intimate ambience created when the Minneapolis musicians play by candle light.  For more information, click here.

Singer Laura Nicholson

Singer Laura Nicholson
Minnesota native Laura Nicholson is now creating music in Nashville with some of the best writers in the business. Laura is performing at the Amsterdam Bar & Hall in St. Paul on Saturday, September 25th.  For more information, click here.

#LIVIN Music Festival

#LIVIN Music Festival
Paul Thomas, or PT as he’s known to fans on 102.9 The Wolf, is a big advocate for mental health.  PT lost his father to suicide in 2013 but he keeps the memory of his father alive through his foundation called, “LIVIN”.  The Livin Foundation encourages people to talk about depression and suicide instead of hiding from it.  With...

Laura Nicholson

Laura Nicholson
Minnesota native, Laura Nicholson is turning heads in Nashville.  The singer-songwriter fround her voice at a young age and over the years she’s honed in on her craft while creating music with some of Nashville’s finest songwriters.  Kristin sits down with Laura who introduces her to her new song, Bluebird. Laura is performing at the...

American Idol Recap

American Idol Recap
The remaining contestants competed for the top three spots for next week’s finale on American Idol.  Twin Cities Live Executive Producer, Christian Unser breaks down last night’s episode.  The three hour season finale of American Idol airs on Sunday, May 24th at 7PM on channel 5.

Miki Speer Music

Miki Speer Music
Miki Speer is a songwriter from Eden Prairie who has developed a weekly program dedicated to helping others.  She wants to help bridge the gap between grief and hope through music and words.  Miki lost her mother to cancer when she was just 13 years old.  Now she wants to help others deal with their grief. Reporter Kristin Haubrich finds...

American Idol Recap

American Idol Recap
The contestants went from the Top 7 to the Top 5 after performing the songs of Cold Play.  Executive Producer and official Idol Recapper, Christian Unser breaks it down with his “High Notes” and “Low Notes” of the night.

American Idol Recap

American Idol Recap
TCL Executive Producer Christian Unser breaks down last night’s episode of American Idol.  The contestants took to the stage with their “All-Star Duets.”  Christian gives us his high note and the low note of the night. Watch the second half of the All-Star Duets on American Idol at 7 PM, Monday, April 5th on channel 5.

A New Way to Learn Guitar

A New Way to Learn Guitar
Learning to play an instrument is something a lot of people would like to do but getting started can be a bit overwhelming.  TCL Executive Producer, Christian Unser, is one of those people.  He’s always wanted to learn to play the guitar so he met up with Tom Reichert, a Minneapolis man who has a different way of teaching it. Click here...

American Idol

American Idol
Last night’s edition of American Idol, the remaining 64 contestants competed for a shot at the Top 24 with their “Showstoppers”.  TCL Executive Producer and Musical Theater performer, Christian Unser gives us his take on if any of them actually stopped the show.

American Idol

American Idol
Another round of auditions took place on American Idol Season 19.  TCL Executive Producer Christian Unser breaks down the High Notes and the Low Notes of the night.