Listen The Local Show for April 19, 2015
Apr 19, 2015 Join David Campbell as he and the Local Team explore Minnesota's local music scene, both past and present.
This week on The Local Show you can get reacquainted with Walt Dizzo, The Current's Duluth correspondent. Walt will be stopping by to let you all know about the 2015 Duluth Homegrown Festival, happening Sunday April 26th through May 3rd. It's eight day celebration of the best music the Twin Ports area has to offer. We'll clue you in on the basics, spin music from some of Walt's favorite Duluth bands, and tell you about the shows you don't want to miss - the shows worth making the drive for!
Also on The Local Show this week, you'll get the latest news from the Local Current Blog with reporter Andrea Swensson, including a look at some interesting attention Polica is getting overseas,
Chastity Brown's progress on her forthcoming album, and the Midwest Music Fest happening in Winona, MN April 23rd - 25th.
You'll also hear debuts from Carnage The Executioner, Botzy, Robert Skoro, and The April Fools, as well as the latest from Fort Wilson Riot, BNLX, Charlie Parr, Black Diet, Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank, Mary Bue, and Panther Ray on this edition of The Local Show. Plus hear a 100% Owatonna set featuring Cloud Cult, Har Mar Superstar, and Owl City, as well as a classic from April Artist of the Month Babes in Toyland,
and a newly re-released and highly sought after 7in. from Smart Alex!