Videos Posts

Mary Bue – “Cheribum”


New video by Mary Bue from her recent album, Holy Bones.

A Guide to Hiking Tischer Creek


Innoculation Self Portrait


Illinois native Jill Petracek has dark brown eyes, brown hair and strange feet. She graduated from UMD last week.

The Road Not Taken


Mile Road Productions of St. Paul takes a trip along the north shore of Lake Superior with Robert Frost.

Come Clean Duluth


Manhattan-based photographer Charles Eshelman takes his bathtub to Duluth to capture video confessions. Guests in the tub are Vicki Fingalson & Jeff Madison, Linda Wick, Badger Colish, Mark Swenson, Zach Chase and Calland Metts & Sarah Lawrence.

Help Topic: Adding an image to a post


By far the number one thing people contact the PDD Help Dept. about is uploading an image to a post. It’s actually a pretty simple thing, but there are just enough tricks to screw up a newbie. Since it’s much easier to learn with a visual aid, PDD Intern Kelsey Marier put together this video.

Tuesday in Duluth


Video by Jake Durham.

Adam Booker – “Unraveled Rival” (Live on The PlayList)


Duluth jazz bassist Adam Booker performs a track from his new album Unraveled Rival on the May 14 episode of WDSE-TV’s The PlayList. Booker’s band features Ryan Frane on keyboard, Tim Stratioti on trombone and Ben Ophoven-Baldwin on drums.

Monster Mob – Human Centipede


Duluth punk band Monster Mob has announced it will accept donations for Safe Haven Shelter at all of its shows in 2015. Upcoming gigs are May 22 at Sclavi’s Italian Restaurant and May 30 at the Red Star Lounge.

The band released its debut EP in March.

Video Archive: Duckumentary


In this PDD classic from 2005, Duluthians visit Indianapolis to experience the wonders of duckpin bowling.

Peter Juhl rocks!

Peter Juhl  RocksMinneapolis TV station KARE 11 last night aired a feature from the north shore of Lake Superior, where Peter Juhl balances rocks in ways that defy gravity. (Click the “read more” button to view the video; it starts playing automatically, so we can’t have it on the home page.)

Post some of your favorite rock balancing photos in the comments.

Natural Discoveries: A Portrait of Travis Melin


Nature photographer Travis Melin died on Wednesday, May 6, after failing to recover from an April 21 heart attack. He was a 1991 graduate of Hermantown High School, a former resident of Washington Studios Artist Cooperative and lived his final years in Ely. The documentary above was produced by Mike Jandl in 2013.

A tremendous spirit and body of work lives on …

Travis Melin 2013

Cute Baby Chicks Fighting Over a Worm to “Dueling Banjos” (UPDATED)


Hillside Duluth.

(UPDATE: Now with slomo technopop remix.)

Starling of Athens – “The Lord is Not My Real Dad”


tobyThis video by Brian Barber was part of the 2015 Homegrown Music Video Festival. Click that fancy link to view more videos from this year’s festival.

Lester Park Waterfall Time Lapse


Video by Douglas Feltman.