Pop Matters premieres "Sleeping without Dreaming"

Pop Matters premieres “Sleeping without Dreaming”

“Brian Tighe has exhibited his pop songwriting chops with groups like the Hang Ups and the Owls. Now, with the ’90s rock-loving the Starfolk, he…

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Allison LaBonne.  Photo by Dave Randall.

The Starfolk Shoot For the Moon

An insightful portrait of The Starfolk by Rob Van Alstyne for City Pages.  Get the scoop here.    

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Minneapolis CD Release Show 8/24/13!

Minneapolis CD Release Show 8/24/13!

So excited to play this show with dear friends, celebrating a record it took us four long/short years to finish!  Wow, that’s like a college…

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photo by Christian Erickson

The Starfolk in studio @ 89.3 The Current

The Starfolk performed three songs from their debut self-titled LP live in studio on 89.3 The Current’s Local Show. Listen to the broadcast here!

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Premiere!  The Great Unknown

Premiere! The Great Unknown

“The Great Unknown,” the opening track from our debut LP, premiered today on the music site Pure Volume!  Check it out here.  The album comes…

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Request The Starfolk "Come and Play" on 89.3 The Current!

Request The Starfolk “Come and Play” on 89.3 The Current!

If you’re a music lover in the Twin Cities, you already know about our beloved and influential alternative station 89.3 The Current.  If you’re a…

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Flower of July

Flower of July

This little charmer popped up from a crack in the alley.  I dedicate it to the four super friends that helped us mix our new…

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A note from the workshed

A note from the workshed

Brian is finishing the guitar on “Kindness,” and then tracking will be complete on The Starfolk debut full length. Happy happy!      

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The Hang Ups: Artist of the Month on 89.3 The Current

The Hang Ups: Artist of the Month on 89.3 The Current

Read Steve Seel’s thoughtful retrospective on The Hang Ups (lead by The Starfolk’s own Brian Tighe!) here.

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Before "The Starfolk" there was "The Hang Ups"!

Before “The Starfolk” there was “The Hang Ups”!

Once upon a time in the 1990′s, Korda’s own Brian Tighe (The Starfolk) formed the melody rich, sixties-inspired pop group The Hang Ups with two…

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