Diverse Radio for Minnesota’s Communities

18 Unique Stations from Border to Border

The Rise and Fall of McNally Smith College of Music

The McNally Smith College of Music started with two guitars teachers and a dream. Britt Aamodt looks at the St. Paul music school that nurtured the next generation of talent, only to close its doors abruptly in 2017.

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Ccccccccold Campbell!

Charlotte Helgeson, Director of the Campbell Public Library of East Grand Forks, MN, warms things up on a COLD winter day with HOT news on Campbell activities and services!


MHB – MN ASSOCIATION OF SONGWRITERS

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! It’s time again for our tribute to members of the MN Association of Songwriters, including songs by Doug Millaway, Michelle Rose, and Emily Whitcomb. And your host gets worked up over buying his annual 12-pack of SHINER HOLIDAY CHEER–all on MHB!

(Aired 12/01/2022)


Hot Library News on a Cold Day!

Charlotte Helgeson, Director of the Campbell Public Library of East Grand Forks, MN, has the hottest news on activities and reading fun on a cold winter day!


MHB – THANKSGIVING

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! it’s Thankgiving Day, and we play songs of gratitude and appreciation, including tunes by Bob Muscovitz, Cathie English and Bruce Caswell. We here at MHB appreciate all of our supporters!

(Aired 11/24/2022)


EP214 Muddy Waters “Folk Singer”

Muddy Waters went back to his bare roots on this 1964 album “Folk Singer”.


EP213 Magic Slim

Magic Slim and the Teardrops stayed true to the sound of Chicago Blues


EP212 Luther Allison

Luther Allison took Blues to a new level, yet stayed true to it’s roots.


MHB – VARIETY SHOW

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! Lots of variety on this show including tunes by The Fast & the Furious, Earthquakes & Heartaches, and Ontario’s April Lapell. And we report on an Illinois man who, after testing three times the legal limit, was allowed by the police to stop for a beer on the way to being jailed–all on MHB!

(Aired 11/17/2022)


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