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Minnesota Arts, Culture and History programs created from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund

Adventurer Eric Weicht paddles the Mississippi from Minnesota to Memphis

Adventurer Eric Weicht paddles the Mississippi from Minnesota to Memphis

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Eric Weicht is a former Cook County resident known for adventuring on bodies of water. He chats here with Will Moore about his most recent trip--canoeing down the Mississippi from northern Minnesota to Memphis through the month of November.

Minnesota HomeBrew Music Show – SONGWRITING CHALLENGE

Minnesota HomeBrew Music Show – SONGWRITING CHALLENGE

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! SONGWRITING CHALLENGE submissions by Bruce Caswell, Greg Connor, and Kim & Steve Wolff, plus lots of other great tunes by Minnesota & Manitoba artists. Plus we report on the Top 25 beers of 2019–all on MHB!

(Aired 03/26/2020)

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Knockout Hunger, Greenway, MN

Knockout Hunger, Greenway, MN

Recently 3 Itasca County FFA chapters came together with the Outreach Program of the Brainerd Lakes Area to combat hunger in the community.

PLAY | 08:47
Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo – Word of the Day Toilet Paper

Boozhoo Nana Boozhoo – Word of the Day Toilet Paper

Today Nana Boozhoo shares the Ojibwe word for toilet paper.

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Drums

Drums

This Stay Human program brings us drums and drummers for spirit and courage.

PLAY | 59:41
Fred Case: Photographing Rock Icons in the 1970s

Fred Case: Photographing Rock Icons in the 1970s

“When the Stones Came to Town: Rock ‘n’ Roll Photos from the 1970s” is a book by Fred Case and Eric Dregni, published by the Minnesota Historical Society. Minneapolis photographer Fred Case shot hundreds of photos of rock and blues musicians in the 1970’s, both in the Twin Cities and when he traveled. His images capture the stars in action onstage and behind the scenes. His stories about photographing and talking with the icons are relayed in a new book by Minneapolis writer Eric Dregni. (photograph courtesy of Fred Case) Story produced by Dixie Treichel.

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Minnesota HomeBrew Music Show – NEW ARTISTS

Minnesota HomeBrew Music Show – NEW ARTISTS

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! We dig hard for new artists on MHB. This show features newbies Anne Deming, Skylar Bouchard, Jess Morrison, Drew Peterson, John Siqveland, Russ Parrish, Little Lizard, Keith Curtis & Travis Thamert. And we report on BEER FOR FEAR. All on MHB!

(Aired 03/19/2020)

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Legalize It

Legalize It

Stay Human highly recommends an alternative to the news, with our fairly unbalanced Legalize It show. Steve Downing and Peter Tosh make the case, Jack Nachbar gets loaded in the theater balcony, Harry the Hipster reports from the past and Jeremiah Liend reports from the future. Avoid crowds, avoid travel, stay home and take care of yourself.

PLAY | 59:21
Entertainment & Identity

Entertainment & Identity

In this episode, it’s entertainment of all kinds. Music, theater, reality TV — RCPs got it.

0:47 – Love Island Comes to Town by Ben Halom,
6:20 – New Angle Fellows by Nathan Fervoy,
12:00 – Noura by Tosin Faseemo,
18:28 – Prince by Casey McCabe,
24:31 – Mod Sun by Emma Chekroun.

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The Wandering House

The Wandering House

What does “home” mean to you? Does the word home conjure up a certain place or time or feeling? Today on Art Beat we talk to Cecillia Cornejo, artist in residence at Lanesboro Arts in Lanesboro, MN. Cecillia is a Chilean-born documentary filmmaker, artist and teacher who lives in Northfield, MN. Her new project that she has brought to Lanesboro is called the Wandering House. The Wandering House is an old ice fishing shack that Cecillia has converted into a mobile audio recording booth. She is exploring the themes of people and place and the concepts of belonging and home in rural communities in Minnesota. Participants are encouraged to tell their stories in The Wandering House, their own version of what home means to them, in their own words. Original Air Date: 10/01/2019

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History of Stereo Photography with Bob Taunt

History of Stereo Photography with Bob Taunt

On this episode of Art Beat we talk to local historian and stereo photography buff, Bob Taunt. Bob recently gave a presentation about the history of stereo photography at the Winona County History Center. The presentation was a compliment to an exhibit titled Victorian Winona: Through the Lens of Charles Tenney. Charles Tenney was a photographer in the Winona area in the late 1800s and produced many stereo images of the area as was common at that time. Original Air Date: 09/20/2019

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