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Edge Center for the Arts, Big Fork, MN

Edge Center for the Arts, Big Fork, MN



Grant Frashier travels to the Edge Center for the Arts in Big Fork to see the exhibit "First They Cut Your Hair: Remembering Indian Boarding Schools".

EP169 Hollywood Fats Band

EP169 Hollywood Fats Band

Hollywood Fats (Michael Mann) was a young guitar player who loved the sounds and style of musics from a time long past.


The Untold Story of the Minnesota African American Heritage Museum and Gallery

The Untold Story of the Minnesota African American Heritage Museum and Gallery

In today’s Untold Story of Central Minnesota, we start off Black History Month with an innovative partnership that has come together around the Minnesota African American Heritage Museum and Gallery. Joining Arts & Culture Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack are representatives from three of the partner programs working with the Museum and Gallery, Caitlin Carlson, Program Curator from the Stearns History Museum; Mary Warner, Executive Director, and Ann Marie Johnson, Preservationist, from the Morrison County Historical Society; and Karah Hawkinson, Program Coordinator for the Sherburne History Center.

Along with the Benton County Historical Society, Sourcewell, and Rethos, the Minnesota African American Heritage Museum and Gallery has their first online event on Saturday, February 6th at 11:00AM with the co-founders of the museum. Programs over the next two Saturdays after that include a discussion about the role of the arts and artists in social justice movements and then a talk about memorializing the art that occurred on the plywood boarding used all over Minnesota to protect businesses during the aftermath of the George Floyd murder.


EP168 Blues in the Mississippi Night by Alan Lomax

EP168 Blues in the Mississippi Night by Alan Lomax

Recorded at Decca Studios late one night into the early morning hours in 1947, three Chicago musicians reminisced their former times in early 20th century Mississippi.


EP167 Moanin’ Jack Webb

EP167 Moanin’ Jack Webb

An eclectic collection of songs with a familiar theme in their lyrical content. The debut album from ‘Moanin’ Jack Webb’, ‘2020 Pandemic of Fear’


EP166 A Tribute to Jeff Healey

EP166 A Tribute to Jeff Healey

Jeff Healey was well known for his Blues/Rock, but his true love and passion was for American Jazz.


EP160 Harmonica Shah & Howard Glazer

EP160 Harmonica Shah & Howard Glazer

A recording reunion for two musicians in the Blues world.


EP165 Debbie Davies

EP165 Debbie Davies

A long overdue tribute to a great musician and contributor to the world of Blues Music, Debbie Davies.


EP164 Out Came the Blues

EP164 Out Came the Blues

Some historical recordings from another era.


EP163 Sweet Tea by Buddy Guy

EP163 Sweet Tea by Buddy Guy

A revisit to a great album by Buddy Guy recorded in 2001.


EP162 Stevie Ray Vaughan

EP162 Stevie Ray Vaughan

Remembering one who introduced Blues to a new generation.


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