605 had the chance to chat with 605 Summer Classic headliners Caroline Smith (Friday, June 23) and Mod Sun (Saturday, June 24) about their careers, their latest albums, and what to expect at this year's festival. CAROLINE SMITH "It's getting a...
A new album is a taste of sweet success for a band that’s been steadily evolving in South Dakota for the last 10 years.      Bitter Honey is the latest album created by Burlap Wolf King – set for release Friday,...
Over the course of countless teenage summer nights, lifelong friends Jack Winders and Jayden Howie didn't envision their hobby of strumming guitars and singing songs as much more than killing time on the banks of the Minnesota River. The two Belle Plaine,...
The Good Night Theatre Collective is on a mission to bring musical theatre and cabaret to the heart of the Sioux Falls community. Founded by four self-proclaimed “theater nerds,” the company officially launched in November 2016 and instantly sold out...

Happy 100

It's hard to believe this is 605's 100th issue. From having cows relieve themselves on us during a photo shoot to having a couple massage a staff member for a story, it has definitely been a wild ride. Since...
Black Hills based metal band, Woman is the Earth, has been carving out their own distinct take on a sub-genre that has seen a recent rise of interest. The band's 2007 origins found the group as a more thrash leaning outfit in it's infancy....
Pressing “play” on the latest album by Nick Engbers takes listeners down a path of big ideas and big dreams, written under big Midwestern skies. Nick has wandered across the country and across industries over the last 12 years,...
Get a feel for what it would be like to  see the legendary British foursome in Brookings when RAIN: A Tribute to The Beatles makes a stop March 10 at 7:30 p.m. at the Swiftel Center. We had the...
By Thomas Hentges // Image by Loni LaRive Andrew Jandt is a Huron born, Rapid City raised singer/songwriter who performs his take on indie-folk under the moniker, Trap Kit. After spending a handful of years living in Los Angeles, Andrew has returned to...

Musically Gifted

Local music makes a great gift, but staring at all those titles can be a bit overwhelming. Don't be afraid to ask the record store staff for help. To get us started, Last Stop CD Shop’s John Castle shares...

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