Thursday, December 31, 2015

Erica Rivera Contributes to Twin Cities Critics Tally


Erica Rivera shared her Top 10 Local Albums of 2015 for the annual Twin Cities Critics Tally. See all of the ballots and comments on the Star Tribune's website here.

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Erica Rivera Profiles Kate Worum


Erica Rivera spoke to Minneapolis artist Kate Worum about her funky, sassy style. Read more in the "Artists of the Year 2015" issue of City Pages or online here.

Erica Rivera Profiles Jenn Schaal


Erica Rivera spoke to Minneapolis comedian Jenn Schaal about re-prioritizing her health over her craft. Read more in the "Artists of the Year 2015" issue of City Pages or online here.

Erica Rivera Profiles Julie Schumacher


Erica Rivera interviewed Julie Schumacher, author of Dear Committee Members and the only woman to win The Thurber Prize for American Humor. Read the profile in the "Artists of the Year 2015" issue of City Pages or online here.

Erica Rivera Interviews Run Westy Run

Photo by Dan Corrigan

Erica Rivera spoke to Kraig Johnson, one of the three founding brothers of Run Westy Run, a beloved band on the Twin Cities post-punk scene in the '80s and '90s. Read the Q&A about the band's Christmas Day reunion show on City Pages here.

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Erica Rivera Interviews Gabe Noah


Erica Rivera spoke to comedian Gabe Noah about recording his first comedy album and impending parenthood. Read the Q&A for City Pages here.

Friday, December 18, 2015

Erica Rivera Ranks Favorite Albums of 2015


Erica Rivera shared her favorite worldwide and local albums of 2015 along with other City Pages writers. Find out what made her Top 5 in each category here.

Friday, December 11, 2015

Erica Rivera Previews Vikings Stadium Event Space


Erica Rivera spoke to Danielle Ottman, Sales Manager at US Bank Stadium, about how the new home of the Vikings will be used in the off-season. Read more in the Winter 2016 issue of MN Meetings + Events magazine or online here.

Monday, December 7, 2015

Erica Rivera Interviews Gary Gulman


Erica Rivera interviewed East Coast comic Gary Gulman about his upcoming shows in Minneapolis. Read more about the football-player-turned-funnyman on City Pages here.

Friday, December 4, 2015

Erica Rivera Interviews Liza Sylvestre


Erica Rivera interviewed Liza Sylvestre, a hard-of-hearing painter who got her start in Miami and whose exhibit Meridians opens this weekend at Public Functionary in Minneapolis. Read more on City Pages here.