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John Munson @munsongs Twin Cities, MN

Minneapolis musician: Trip Shakespeare, Semisonic, The New Standards, The twilight hours. bass and other things

1,094 Following   4,627 Followers   7,338 Tweets

Joined Twitter 3/17/09


Here's #recordstoreday so far. Some classic wax! Thanks to Bullseye Records for relieving me of some cash! https://t.co/U3ulgXAWGlWow. Milwaukee. I love you. I had forgotten what a lovely place you are @WMSE rocking me gently, Bullseye Records o… https://t.co/LvMCAydIzQ @stevepedaltone @mayorcoleman @mnwild What sux imho is the fan base such as it is throwing the player who kept them… https://t.co/AT1BHhAWJO @stevepedaltone @mayorcoleman @mnwild That's what my daughter always sez too. "If the first shot goes in, that's a… https://t.co/TB9N03oGHl @MinnPost @BorzMN Great piece.Tony “BP Deepwater Horizon” Hayward, chair of mining giant Glencore says he can make money and protect the environm… https://t.co/H861aoDTti
Retweeted by John Munson @MyLittleBloggie I see your point but I think that these are competitive people who want to win. The owner actually… https://t.co/ILuVdOBLFU @jmessersmith That is the look of "ahhhhhh" @TheSuburbsBand @TwilightHours What lovely people you are. Of course the feelings are completely mutual. @mayorcoleman @mnwild Whoa... He was their rock through most of the series but obviously the load became too much t… https://t.co/8E9xqE2yS8
4/21
2018
@TwilightHours I'm at the point in my life where that looks real yum. I'm not too good for the high life is what I'm saying.The yeasty fragrance of Milwaukee is floating up over the town. And so are we. @Anodynecoffee tonight with wooldrid… https://t.co/3xV4rq8AvS
Retweeted by John MunsonResist your puerile desire to look at pictures of Prince lying dead. The guy was so private for such a public perso… https://t.co/BMQ9WwYoIe
4/20
2018
Hey @nellie_mckay is coming to @DakotaJazzClub May 6-7! She has performed with @newstandards several times and is… https://t.co/LZqxHnsYKTYo @NHL if deliberately cross checking in the head the leading scorer for any team is only punishable with one game… https://t.co/ndQfkdU6StThe hardrock/sulfide mining industry in the US has a 100% record of pollution. Minnesota, with its wetlands, precio… https://t.co/0e5cR8sVv3
Retweeted by John Munson @_LAZERBEAK_ Is your daughter getting super late stay up privileges? Or is that just any Saturday for her?
4/19
2018
@PolingChandler @dylandhicks Did something happen?If you ever thought that MN sports are cursed the Suter Parise deals + their injuries just prior to and in the play… https://t.co/ii4b7fQ8YIIf Mitch McConnell and the @GOP won’t protect the rule of law and the Constitution, then we will - by taking to the… https://t.co/tU1LedpVFN
Retweeted by John Munson @_LAZERBEAK_ Not with that apron on. Too easy.
4/18
2018
.@mndnr .@GovMarkDayton do you want this pending disaster on your conscience? Shut down this project. It is unconsc… https://t.co/z3lg4o1rx8 @kylegriffin1 @JuddApatow Did he state under oath that he is an A-hole? Because that much we know is verifiable. @RobynHitchcock "..., America."
4/17
2018
@RWPUSA Rebecca Otto has taken stand against mining up there, as I understand it.How many Minnesota GOP and DFL politicians are taking a clear stand against opening the copper mine that will pollu… https://t.co/cEsXqisQmI
Retweeted by John Munson @RWPUSA "Someone do something!!!!" Which is what I and many others have been screaming for years now. Maddening.Jared and Ivanka’s landlord is poised to open a copper mine on the Boundary Waters. His enablers are Minnesota GOP… https://t.co/t6ddrwshuO
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4/15
2018
@nairaruiz @jonlovett @hodgman My next child is going to have the middle name "Love Peacock" @jonlovett @hodgman I would love to know the numbers on https://t.co/ZEmV0ikJS3 for kakistocracy lookups @_LAZERBEAK_ I think the same thing that makes a good writer applies to almost anything: keep writing, earn the res… https://t.co/MPuMR1jxZC @kumailn I believe it may be helping his bottom line. Altruism ain't it.
4/13
2018
@Reuters And the rats begin their flight... @dessadarling @dlfkultur @abywolf @MatthewSantos I just love It that "Funk" and radio go hand in hand in Deutschland. Also Funken.Some new songs as we prepare the way for a fall/winter release. https://t.co/nLUcZy7LHU
4/11
2018
HAPPENING TONIGHT! Swing by @fivewattcoffee on E Hennepin to connect with your fellow local musicians! https://t.co/qUrvhlUt4G
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4/9
2018
And this is the world we live in... ooof. https://t.co/VjXD8V2FzJ
4/8
2018
I love the masters. And I love traditions unlike any others. But is there anything more insipid than the masters mu… https://t.co/VmyiArGpkJ @RachelRamsey44 @HumboldtBroncos Brutal story. Brutal. Middle of nowhere it would seem.
4/7
2018
@espn This would be a beautiful thing to see happening. Lebron should make it SO! @StarTribune Said any republican you care to mention. This, unfortunately, doesn't qualify as news in these troubled times.Pioneering music promoter Sue McLean will be posthumously recognized as the @mnmusicco's 2018 Minnesota Music Champ… https://t.co/Wr0pqc2we0
Retweeted by John MunsonTweeting this video AGAIN because it is that good. It's incredible how much of what Dr. King says here is still tru… https://t.co/dMHfAymT5e
Retweeted by John MunsonCoffees gonna taste extra good from this new mug. Just because the world isn't in flames does not mean everything i… https://t.co/4aR4Z28lLq
4/6
2018
@_LAZERBEAK_ I'm cold looking at that. @fantailmedia I keep telling my kids versions of this: life is people. Most of the ones I wanna send time with are… https://t.co/BOCvNjTgWqI feel so lucky to be asked to do things like this. Wonderful talented kids, putting them forward: there is no bett… https://t.co/C8oELnUuhW @KerriMPR @nytimes Golf is a funny game. It is extremely difficult, at least for me. People say they play it to rel… https://t.co/eoR0NQ2nNkHockey dad, beer lover, super fan of the First Amendment, and amazing bassist for some of MN's most iconic bands, w… https://t.co/CJq2tg8raC
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4/5
2018
Yo @kerrimpr check it! They ran with my idea. The Women's Masters is born. Augusta National Will Host a Women’s Gol… https://t.co/c09E99HrtuThanks @nateryanphoto for this photo! https://t.co/anAHoNUOQa
4/4
2018
Following up on my swan post @kateknuth directed me to this article which really heartens me. MN working together c… https://t.co/KVi7LZ9Y1b
4/3
2018
I don't recall ever seeing trumpeter swans in the wild before the last couple years. I first saw a nesting pair on… https://t.co/4sqIw62xBN @DeRushaJ Minnesota Sports, bud! It ain't easy.
4/2
2018
@BryanLNichols One of the problems with coastal people is the flyover thing that we think of as a joke is actually… https://t.co/b9inAztdXDSports related: if you are the next team to face Villanova after that performance last night... good luck! But I think it's gonna hurt...
4/1
2018
@LOTTmusic Somehow I knew that was your answer. When did you last shovel? @aaronklemz @gregseitz @GovMarkDayton Who didn't see it coming? Only the people who are supposed be standing for th… https://t.co/vj6jWt0ilC @gregseitz Warning bells should be going off in @GovMarkDayton 'a head right now. This is how we get crapped on Gov… https://t.co/grD4xPxeouAm I shoveling that? @RobynHitchcock Man... wouldn't the world be a beautiful place if we all could? Maybe a tad boring. But I think I might take it. @_LAZERBEAK_ I am dying to see this show ever since I read the NYRB article about it. PT Anderson, Daniel Day Lewis… https://t.co/QkzgHTAjfj
3/31
2018
@PolingChandler What about Rhoda?Do you just do this to be a dick to the universe? E.P.A. Set to Roll Back Rules Requiring Cars to Be Cleaner via… https://t.co/IsD0LBvKjJ
3/30
2018
@cnweeksmn @Spazzdad @jmcgnn I should not be teaching anyone to skate, I'm afraid... not even a first grader.Okay @MinnesotaDFL I contributed. My expectation is that you will stand up for MN environmental issues.
3/29
2018
Nice to see a kid in a Spuds shirt at Wild game. #Moorhead
3/28
2018
@johnmoe That's a durable tune right there
3/27
2018
I will be pouring and playing at this event. Come and support an organization that is and is going to make a differ… https://t.co/273K3wg1eg @brenface @_lookbook_ I loved The Wallets so much during their hey day.That was a remarkably weak group out there for @mnwild OT. Sheesh. Coyle Dumba Suter. Seriously offensively challenged.
3/26
2018
@TheSuburbsBand They are sounding great tonight. And the current version of the band is amazing.
3/25
2018
@MarthaYoung My friend's son plays for AF. I'm psyched for them.
3/24
2018
@dessadarling @abywolf Gonna be tough to count that complicated money! Some doesn't even use western numbers. Or didn't... @tonynelsonphoto Man, I would love to see those pics tony! We are planning a vinyl re-issue and it would be awesome… https://t.co/9Q7T7qR5eC @beukema I don't believe NYM ever came out as a promo or single, much to our frustration. I don't know if there's… https://t.co/z5vmEXCq4C @tgagemurphy Difference maker! Thank you!! @dessadarling @abywolf Soon to be in Hong Kong Dollars, Yuan and Yen!!
3/21
2018
Freaky to think that twenty years ago we put out Feeling Strangely Fine. And amazing to think about new music soon!… https://t.co/beAoITVUyX
3/20
2018

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