Listen The Local Show for June 17, 2012
Jun 17, 2012 Join Minnesota Public Radio's David Campbell as he explores the Twin Cities local music scene, both past and present. Tune in to hear rare songs, live tracks, and in-studio performances.
This week on The Local Show, Motion City Soundtrack will stop in for an in-studio performance. Their newest album Go is out now on Epitaph. Andrea Swensson will also talk about her recent interviews with rising R&B songstress Ashley DuBose and a new band out of Duluth called The Murder Of Crows featuring Gaelynn Lea and Alan Sparhawk. We'll also spin a new song from Chris Mars, dedicated to Slim Dunlap.
Local stories from this episode:
Chris Mars pens new song for Replacements bandmate Slim Dunlap
Trampled Ashley DuBose merges neo-soul with hip hop on 'Somethin' More'
The Murder of Crows' Gaelynn Lea reflects on working with Alan Sparhawk
Local Radar: New John Mark Nelson, Seyah and Maple & Beech