Written by Austin Kaus The songs on local musician Jesse Christen's new album were, according to the artist himself, his "best shot at reaching a higher state of consciousness." That may read pretentious. The effort is certainly not. Gate of Charity...
Written by Austin Kaus “Live and direct from the Soulcrate." It started years ago as a lyric in a Soulcrate Music song and became an anthem for an entire geographic area. You won’t hear it on the three-man hip hop group’s...
If you have picked up this month's issue of 605 Magazine, then you are aware of the 2013 Songwriting Contest held by the Rapid City Arts Council. To enter, submit an MP3 under five minutes long to songwriters@thedahl.org by...
No rules, just creation. That’s what Jeff Zueger, owner/operator of Spectrum Films, Inc. in Sioux Falls, envisioned when he tossed around the idea of inviting local musicians into his studio to record music. Dave Palmer, who is the engineer at Spectrum...
Submitted Photos. July 18-20 Yankton Trail Park | Sioux Falls, S.D. Executive director of JazzFest Robert Joyce has witnessed a lot. "I can recall Aaron Neville standing backstage in 2001 and he was about to go on with the Neville Brothers.  He asked...
(Top to Bottom: Image by Jonathan Mannion & image by Daniel Muller) June 21-22  | 8th & Railroad Center, Sioux Falls, S.D. | 6-11:30 p.m. Twin Cities hip-hop artist Brother Ali will be taking the stage at the 4th Annual 605 Summer...
Images by Candace Ann Photography.  “He was wearing an Underoath T-shirt. I thought we could be friends.” A friend in college, or a bandmate for life. Members of Avian Sunrise, who began six years ago at the University of South Dakota are now set to...
Tilly’s and University Center present the 3rd Annual 605 Summer Classic! While the outdoor music and marvelous food truck delicacies will stay the same (Utopia, Curb Belly AND Look’s Meat Market?! Pass me the TUMS, and let’s do this.),...
Images by Jeff Sampson Photography.  When you walk through the open warehouse doors and take a first glance inside Icon Lounge in downtown Sioux Falls, it’s like you’re not in South Dakota at all. You’re automatically transported into a sexy...
Last Stop CD Shop on 10th Street is holding an all-day “Celebration of Local Artists” to mark this year's Record Store Day.  Record Store Day is when retailers around the United States and the United Kingdom come together to celebrate...

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