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

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Listen The Local Show for December 23, 2012

Jul 26, 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.

Enjoy the holidays! We're playing two hours of our favorite seasonal local tunes.

Remember, next week is the last show of the year, and we're counting down the top 20 local releases as voted on by you the listener!


Just Like Christmas


Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer

Haley Bonar
Only Xmas

Very Little Christmas

Totally Gross Holiday Action 2005

Must Be Santa

Bob Dylan
Christmas In The Heart

What Do You Have Under The Tree For Me?

What Do You Have Under The Tree For Me? (Single)

Winter Song

Mark Olson
The Salvation Blues

Deck The Hall

Southside Aces

Joy Of Christmas

The Sounds Of Blackness
The Night Before Christmas 2

Louisiana Bayou Santa

Crankshaft and The Gear Grinders
Louisiana Bayou Santa (Single)

Wren Day

Joe Fahey
Anyway, Happy Wren Day

Awaken To Winter

A Whisper In The Noise
Dry Land

Christmas In Minneapolis

The Waterbury All-Stars
Christmas In Minneapolis (Single)

Blue Christmas

Roma Di Luna

Mrs. Claus

Dan Wilson
Mrs. Claus (Single)

Ice Cold Ice

Husker Du
Warehouse: Songs and Stories

Christmas Isn't Chrismtas (If It's Not In Minneapolis)

Christmas Isn't Chrismtas (If It's Not In Minneapolis) (Single)

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

The New Standards
Candy Cane EP

A Long, Cold Night In Minneapolis

Dead Man Winter
Wolves EP

Silent Night

Lovely Dark
Songs Of Good Cheer

Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)

Joe Holiday and Maggie Morrison
Totally Gross Holiday Action 2005


Charlie Parr

Christmas In South Dakota

The Rockford Mules
Christmas In South Dakota (Single)

Cold Town

Michael Yonkers and The Blind Shake
Cold Town/Soft Zodiac

Mountains Of Snow

Magic Castles
Dreams Of Dreams Of Dreams

White Christmas

Christmas EP

Winter's Gate

Winter's Gate EP

Snow Day

Jeremy Messersmith
The Alcatraz Kid

Little Miss Christmas

Kevin Bowe and The Okemah Prophets
Little Miss Christmas (Single)

Away In A Manger

Paul Westerberg
Away In A Manger (Single)

Silent Night feat. Haley Bonar

If Thousands
Winter Wishes Compilation

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