The Local Show®

Join Andrea Swensson as she explores Minnesota's local music scene, both past and present.

The Local Show with Sleep Study, Paul Creager and Dan Huiting

Listen The Local Show for August 5, 2012

Jul 27, 2016 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


Islands feat. Grant Cutler

Dream Brother
Islands and More Islands 7
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Flower Girl (89.3 In-Studio Performance)

Sleep Study

Souvenirs (89.3 In-Studio Performance)

Sleep Study

It's Not Fair (89.3 In-Studio Performance)

Sleep Study

Still Standing Here feat. Ashley DuBose

Mike Dreams
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Bread feat. Haley Bonar

Actual Wolf
Lightning And The Wolf EP
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Program Schedule

Date Time Service Station
Sun 6:00 p.m. The Current KCMP