Heidi Smith-Miranda of Coon Rapids:
1 "How violinist Gaelynn Lea is redefining who can be a musician," PBS News Hour. This was a fascinating portrait of the amazing musician from Duluth.
2 Jonas Brothers. I was a little embarrassed about my level of excitement at their getting the band back together, but their two new singles do not disappoint. Nick Jonas can sing. Sorry, not sorry.
3 Square Lake Film and Music Festival. I only recently became aware of this annual event near St...