Music community mourns sudden death of MN music maven John Kuker

Pioneering Minnesota music maven John Kuker – who founded the Seedy Underbelly studio in Minneapolis – died unexpectedly at the age of 40.

The Anoka native died in Los Angeles from a suspected heart attack Monday, the Star Tribune reports, a year after he successfully reopened the legendary Pachyderm Studios in Cannon Falls, which is best known for hosting Nirvana’s “In Utero” sessions.

His Seedy Underbelly studio on Minneapolis’ Washington Avenue was credited with boosting local bands, and was the setting for the recording of Semisonic’s “Feeling Strangely Fine,” which The Current notes went onto be one of the highest-selling…

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