Listen The Local Show for August 5, 2012
Aug 5, 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.
On this weekend's episode, Paul Creager, founder of the Square Lake Festival, will give us an update on what's new for the 2012 installment. Pitchfork and MNOriginal videographer Dan Huiting will also drop by to premiere a new song from Alpha Consumer and talk about two local music videos that he has been working on. And rising band Sleep Study will perform in The Current studios during the 7 p.m. hour.
Local stories from this episode:
Strange Names win over fans in Minneapolis and the U.K.
Niki Becker explores darker territory on Sea Salt
Cjell Cruze channel lo-fi Americana on charming debut
Polica sign to Mom + Pop Records
Local Radar: Sombear, Mike Dreams and Actual Wolf