May 28, 2017

CLICKITY - CLACK “Clickity-clack down the railroad track,” as my father used to sing. No, here we’re referring to a method of marking tempo in music commonly referred to as a click track. This is an important tool that musicians have been embracing or avoiding, praising or damning now for the last few decades. Some purists proclaim, “if you need that to play music, you need to practice more,” as well as the elitist attitude of, “I play by FEEL; I don’t want some sterile device distracting me from my art. Read More...

May 17, 2017

Twin Cities Ballet of Minnesota (TCB) is excited to announce the World Premiere of its all-new original full length Rock Ballet, The Wall, with live music by the band Run Like Hell. This groundbreaking event—a Minnesota first—features an incredible collaboration of local artists­: choreographers, dancers, and musicians, and demonstrates TCB’s artistic vision, innovation and its dancers’ versatility. Run Like Hell is an amazing and talented tribute band based in St. Paul, which tours multi-media rock shows to the music of Pink Floyd. Read More...

May 10, 2017

From the “Coolest Things Ever” Department comes this memo: Run Like Hell is collaborating with the Twin Cities Ballet of Minnesota in a rock ballet performance of Pink Floyd’s The Wall album! We have had several conversations with the folks at Twin Cities Ballet and they are some of the most amazing people. Very cool. Very creative. This will be the first time that The Wall will be performed as a rock ballet in the United States, and we are very honored to have been asked to be the band to perform the music for them. Read More...

April 17, 2017

We purchased a tour bus from Junior Trejo from the Westside band. They used this as one of their tour busses, and it already has a lof of custom work done on it like a generator, blacked out windows for the sleeping section, a refrigerator, microwave, flat screen TV, etc. There are going to be a lot of good times driving from show to show in this thing. It will save us a fortune in hotels and make sure that everyone arrives at each show safely and on-time. Read More...