Mike Dreams, Dada Trash Collage featured in this week's City Pages
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Rapper Mike Dreams gets positive on Dreamer's Poetry
By Andrea Swensson
21-year-old emcee and poet Mike Dreams sat down with us in anticipation of tonight's CD release show at the Entry to talk about his overwhelming positive outlook on life, his background in hip-hop, and his outreach work in the community.
CD Review: Dada Trash Collage, Rain War
By Erin Roof
"Rain War feels too big for a four-song EP," Erin writes. Produced by Scott Colburn, who has worked with big-name acts like Animal Collective and the Arcade Fire, this new EP by prolific young band Dada Trash Collage could be their breakout album.
5ingles: The Songs We Can't Escape
By Ray Cummings
In his weekly column, Ray takes a look at new singles by Gorillaz, David Guerra, Spoon, and more.
By City Pages music staff
We take a look at the best shows to come through town this week, including Dawes, Solas, BeauSoleil, and a Valentines showcase by locals Lucy Michelle and the Velvet Lapelles and Big Trouble.