Diverse Radio for Minnesota’s Communities

18 Unique Stations from Border to Border

North Woods Naturalist: Wintering

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist and she joins us periodically to report on what she’s seeing in our woods and waters right now. This project is supported in part by funding from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

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EP203 Saffire The Uppity Blues Women

Saffire The Uppity Blues Women- A look back at a very unique act consisting of three amazing musicians


EP202 Joe Louis Walker

A performing artist for over 6 decades, Joe Louis Walker is one who is due some recognition.


MHB – ALLITERATIVE ARTISTS

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! Songs by artists with alliterative names on this episode, including tunes by Sarah Streitz, Travis Thamert, Rivertown Rats and more–all on MHB!

(Aired 06/30/2022)


MHB – NEW ARTISTS

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! NEW ARTISTS this episode of MHB, including songs by the Bob Pat Band, Cassandra Cole, Phil Berbig and others. And we tell a tale of the people of Winnipeg who have promised free beer for life to get the coach they want–all on MHB!

(Aired 06/23/2022)


MHB – VARIETY SHOW

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! It’s our monthly VARIETY SHOW, featuring tunes by The Latelys, Matthew French, Lexee Harris and more! And we announce the opening of Thief River Falls’ first ever brewery, RIVERS & RAILS–all on MHB!

(Aired 06/16/2022)


MHB – MINNESOTA ASSOCIATION OF SONGWRITERS, AGAIN

Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! On this episode, we revisit songs by members of the Minnesota Association of Songwriters, including tunes by Leslee McKee, Paul Nye, and Greg Connor. Plus we tell of Samuel Adams giving away beer for skipping work–all on MHB!

(Aired 06/09/2022)


Theatre du Mississippi: And Then There Were None

The cast of Theatre du Mississippi’s production of And Then There Were None stop by.
Original air date: 05/09/22.


Boats & Bluegrass ’21: Kind Country

Tonight on The Live Feed we’re heading back to the Boats and Bluegrass festival to hear from Kind Country. Playing their own blend of cosmic americana, folk and jam grass; the band aims to create a little musical bliss in every performance. Now, stick around to hear Kind Country LIVE from Boats and Bluegrass 2021 on The Live Feed.
Original air date: 04/29/22.
The Sound is written and produced by KQAL 89.5FM on the campus of Winona State University.
The Sound is made possible by a grant from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


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