Radio Heartland In-Studios

Recent In-Studio performances for Radio Heartland

Karen Choi performs in the Radio Heartland studio

Karen Choi's first album was recorded in Nashville, but for her second album, 'Through Our Veins', Karen looked to Minneapolis. Karen Choi visited the Radio Heartland studio to play some songs from her new album.

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The Lowest Pair perform in the Radio Heartland studio

When the Lowest Pair set to recording an album last winter, they found they had way too much material for one record, so they split the songs thematically into two albums. The Lowest Pair visited the Radio Heartland studio to talk about their new albums and to share some of the songs.

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Dennis Warner performs in the Radio Heartland studio

Dennis Warner always knew he wanted to be a performer, but during the past decade or so, he has discovered his songs have taken on extra meaning, including one song that became the foundation of schools' curricula on diversity. Warner and members of his band stopped in to the Radio Heartland studio for a session hosted by Mike Pengra.

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Interview with folklorist James P. Leary

James P. Leary is a folklorist and professor at the University of Wisconsin. His new book, 'Folk Songs of Another America: Field Recordings from the Upper Midwest, 1937-1946', is a treasure trove of the region's folk roots. Leary stopped by to talk about the book and to share some of its companion recordings.

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Dusty Heart perform in the Radio Heartland studio

A couple of area singer-songwriters have teamed up recently to form a new duo. Besides doing their own thing, Molly Dean and Barbara Jean are now playing out as a duo called Dusty Heart. They stopped in to Radio Heartland for an in-studio session.

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