Dr. Zahi Hawass presents “Egypt Past and Present” at the Fitzgerald Theater on Friday, June 10th at 8:00 p.m. For the first time publicly, since the recent Egyptian revolution, esteemed archaeologist, National Geographic Explorer in Residence and newly appointed Egyptian Minister of State for Antiquities, Dr. Zahi Hawass will present how the recent events have impacted Egypt’s antiquities. He will also share the latest scientific findings about King Tut based on the recent forensic studies as well as provide insight into his latest discoveries in Egypt. [DETAILS.] Found at YouTube from heritagekeymedia.
Video from citizen journalists who were on the scene to document the aftermath of the devastating tornado that hit Northeast Minneapolis on May 22, 2011.
The Basilica Block Party this year is scheduled for July 8 & 9. The Basilica Block Party musical lineup will include David Gray, Ray LaMontagne and The Pariah Dogs, the JAYHAWKS, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Drive-By Truckers, Amos Lee, Gomez, Stuart D’Rozario, Lissie, Scars on 45, Fitz and The Tantrums, G. Love & Special Sauce, Citizen Cope, and The 4onthefloor. [DETAILS.] Get daily music videos at Audiolicious.tv.
Babylon by David Gray
Beg Steal or Borrow by Ray LaMontagne and the Pariah Dogs
Blue by The Jayhawks
The Sound Of Sunshine by Michael Franti & Spearhead
Never Gonna Change by Drive-By Truckers
Keep it Loose, Keep it Tight by Amos Lee
See The World by Gomez
Pursuit of Happiness by Lissie
Give Me Something by Scars on 45
MoneyGrabber by Fitz and The Tantrums
Cold Beverage by G. Love & Special Sauce
I Couldn’t Explain Why by Citizen Cope
Bricklayer by The 4onthefloor
The Minneapolis Institute of Arts his holding their 18th annual Print and Drawing Fair this weekend. Admission is free and is open to the public this Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. [DETAILS.]
Pretzel Logic by Steely Dan
Calling All Angels by Train
Harder To Breathe by Maroon 5
I Need To Know by Marc Anthony
This film documents orphaned orangutans and elephants and the extraordinary people who rescue and raise them—saving endangered species one life at a time, with the obligatory Morgan Freeman as your narrator.
This may surprise you, but people actually do surf in Duluth. Perfect Duluth Day posted this video of people doing just that. It would’ve been a surprise to me, too, if I didn’t known Graeme Thickens, who, in addition to being the guy who knows everything you’d ever want to know about Minnesota start-up businesses, he’s also the go-to guy about surfing in Minnesota.
I know: who knew?