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Heatbox on the Scenic Route

Heatbox on the Scenic Route

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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.

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.

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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.

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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.

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Centerstage, Minnesota, November 8, 2019

Centerstage, Minnesota, November 8, 2019

Centerstage Minnesota features Minnesota artists in an eclectic mix of folk, rock, blues, jazz, and world music.

PLAY | 49:25
Centerstage, Minnesota, November 1, 2019

Centerstage, Minnesota, November 1, 2019

Centerstage Minnesota features Minnesota artists in an eclectic mix of folk, rock, blues, jazz, and world music.

PLAY | 43:26
Centerstage, Minnesota, October 25, 2019

Centerstage, Minnesota, October 25, 2019

Centerstage Minnesota features Minnesota artists in an eclectic mix of folk, rock, blues, jazz, and world music.

PLAY | 47:06
Red Lips live debut on Scenic Route

Red Lips live debut on Scenic Route

Red Lips is a duo of two young women with incredible vocal talent and harmonizing abilities. Kenna Rose of Hovland and Maja Sullivan of Minneapolis come together to give powerful renditions of some favorite songs, even classic ones that go back decades in popular culture. This is the first time they’ve been on the Scenic Route, appearing before a show at the Wunderbar in Grand Marais.

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Michael Gulezian interview on Scenic Route

Michael Gulezian interview on Scenic Route

Michael Gulezian is a Colorado guitarist who’s been known for decades for his intricate and experimental fingerstyle. But now, he says he’s a totally different musician and freer than ever. In this conversation, Michael talks with host Will Moore about how his music has affected people over the years, the issues playing for what he calls a “Youtube audience”, and why he loves playing at universities that support environmental studies. He also talks about car troubles on the road, his friend and fellow musician Andy McKee, and much more.

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Chicago blueswoman Ivy Ford calls in on Scenic Route

Chicago blueswoman Ivy Ford calls in on Scenic Route

Ivy Ford is a blues guitarist and singer from the Chicago area, and is a rising star in the city’s revered blues scene. At age 26, she’s part of a new generation of high quality blues talent. Ahead of a performance with John Primer in Thunder Bay, she chats with host Will Moore about getting started in the blues, playing at Buddy Guy’s legendary venue, and mentions a few of her favorite young blues musicians performing today. She also talks about her latest album “Harvesting my Roots” and new music coming in 2020.

More about Ivy can be found on her website here: https://www.ivyfordmusic.com/

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