Monthly Archives: August 2009

Fix Your Face – DJ AM More Than A Club DJ

Written by Derek “New York” Doyle The passing of Adam Goldstein, aka DJ AM, struck many in the music industry as a major shock.  There are many speculations (as there usually are when a celebrity dies) surrounding the cause of his death. Like the death of Heath Ledger last winter, early reports claim AM was
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IPR and The U of M Celebrate 5 Years of Summer Youth Programs

The Institute of Production and Recording is celebrating our fifth year as a partner with The University of Minnesota in providing media arts education.  The U of M offers one of the largest summer youth enrichment programs in the country with thousands of annual participants across a myriad of subjects including sports, academics, and professional
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AUGUST 27TH THROUGH LABOR DAY, SEPTEMBER 7TH FAIR GROUNDS OPEN 6AM – MIDNIGHT Students, take a break from the studio and check out the outdoor fun! Here is all the relevant info you need to access the food, music, rides and everything Minnesota that comes with the State Fair! For the most comprehensive info, check
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Letting Out The Inner Four Year Old:Blink-182 Return to Form

Written By: Derek “New York” Doyle There are those who doubt the power Blink-182 still holds in the 21st Century.  Can a threesome of immature So-Cal punks still relate to a general audience that has now moved on to graduating college and starting their own separate careers. As someone who grew up on Blink, and
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Graduation Finale Event this Wednesday 11am-12:30pm.

Expected Graduates, You are invited! Wednesday, September 2nd from 11:00am-12:30pm in the Student Lounge we are throwing a graduation Finale event.  This will be your chance to get all of your questions answered regarding the graduation process and what happens after graduation. The departments listed below will be represented at this event to discuss the
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IPR at MN State Fair This Thursday!

On Thursday, September 3, IPR will have a booth in the Education Building at the Minnesota State Fair . There will be prizes given away to students and alumni who are stopping by.  Our booth is in the Education Building, as a  part of the MSB/Globe University stand, and we will be there from 9AM
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Come visit IPR at the MN-State Fair this Thursday!

This coming Thursday, September 3, IPR will be at the Minnesota State Fair from 9am – 9pm. There will be prizes give aways for students and alumni who are stopping by.  Our booth is in the Education Building, and part of the MSB/Globe University stand. Click HERE for a map of the Fair. The Education
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Making MN Movie Magic

As I was recently revisiting Purple Rain and its glorious portrayal of First Avenue and 1980’s downtown Minneapolis I got to wondering: why are made in Minnesota movies so few and far between?  The answers likely concern unfavorable tax breaks (I hear Iowa is the place to go for this action) or perhaps the general
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Join us for our Open House

Considering a career in Media Arts or Entertainment Business? Join us for our Open House: Saturday, October 3, 2009 • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm 312 Washington Ave. N., Minneapolis, MN Come and see why IPR is proud to be recognized as one of the premier music production, recording and entertainment business schools in America.
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