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Heatbox on the Scenic Route

Heatbox on the Scenic Route

PLAY | 08:46

Heatbox is the alter ego of Aaron Heaton, a Minneapolis based vocal performer who mixes beatboxing and acapella with a number of looping effects to create rich and complex songs with a hip hop vibe. He talks to Will Moore about his process and lets his unique personality out.

North Shore Readers and Writers humor panelists join Roadhouse

North Shore Readers and Writers humor panelists join Roadhouse

The North Shore Readers and Writers Festival took place in Grand Marais this past weekend. Included among a number of public events was a panel discussion on writing humor.

PLAY | 16:40
David Huckfelt on how Isle Royale inspired his latest album

David Huckfelt on how Isle Royale inspired his latest album

David Huckfelt of The Pines recently released his first solo album, which grew out of time spent as an artist-in-residence at Isle Royale National Park.

PLAY | 33:13
Researchers are calling for the end of daylight saving time

Researchers are calling for the end of daylight saving time

We just changed our clocks back to standard time last weekend. A growing number of scientists and other experts are urging the U.S. to not change the clocks again and to abolish daylight saving time for good.

PLAY | 17:06
Do ‘green’ products on the market today really make a difference?

Do ‘green’ products on the market today really make a difference?

We’ve all seen the many ‘green’ products available on the market today—from tote bags to reusable straws to clothing made of recycled plastic bottles. Do they really make a difference, or at some level are they just an excuse to buy more stuff?

PLAY | 19:29
Michael and Jennifer McLain & the Banjocats join Roadhouse

Michael and Jennifer McLain & the Banjocats join Roadhouse

Michael & Jennifer McLain & the Banjocats were a part of the North Shore Music Association’s Bluegrass Masters Weekend this past weekend.

PLAY | 38:04
Rootz Within perform on Roadhouse

Rootz Within perform on Roadhouse

Rootz Within is an “Island jam reggae fusion” band from Detroit Lakes. While in Grand Marais for a couple of nights playing at the Gunflint Tavern the group joined Brian and Dave on The Roadhouse.

PLAY | 33:16
Cook County Community member Bill Hansen calls in from Uganda with update on Peace Corp stint

Cook County Community member Bill Hansen calls in from Uganda with update on Peace Corp stint

Cook County community member Bill Hansen is currently in his fourth month of a 27-month stint in Uganda with the Peace Corps. Roadhouse Producer Annie Possis recently spoke with Bill.

PLAY | 25:30
How can we protect our data and privacy while using personal devices?

How can we protect our data and privacy while using personal devices?

Have you ever had the experience of talking about a product or place, then suddenly there are ads for it on your Facebook feed or in your email? You’re probably not being paranoid in thinking your phone could be listening to you because it might be.

PLAY | 15:59
New U of M project aims to detect canine cancer earlier

New U of M project aims to detect canine cancer earlier

A project called “Shine On” at the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking to create a blood test to detect a certain kind of canine cancer that can affect any dog of any breed or age.

PLAY | 19:58
Easy Riders remember Robert Hunter on The Roadhouse

Easy Riders remember Robert Hunter on The Roadhouse

Easy Riders are a group from Peoria, Illinois playing rock and blues.

PLAY | 29:24

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