The Local Show

Join The Current's Local Team as they explore Minnesota's local music scene, both past and present.

The Local Show with Frankie Lee

Listen The Local Show for April 14, 2013

Nov 29, 2015 Join David Campbell as he explores Minnesota's local music scene, both past and present. Featuring rare songs, live tracks, and in-studio performances.

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On this weekend's episode of The Local Show, Frankie Lee will be our in-studio guest in support of his new Middle West EP. JT Bates, Mike Lewis, Erik Koskinen and Ryan Young will join him for the session.

We've also got loads of premieres from the likes of The Goondas, Dessa, Is/Is and The Shouting Matches. And Polica's got a special surprise to share as well!

Kevin Beacham and Siddiq will also give us the low-down on what they're digging in the local hip-hop community.

Local stories from this episode:
Dessa will play Current Session at the Fitz on June 22, First Avenue June 29
Dessa's new full-length 'Parts of Speech' coming June 25
H2 Local seeking input on early Minnesota hip-hop
Phantom Vibration's Henry Mackaman passes away


Restless Leg

Har Mar Superstar
Bye Bye 17


The Goondas
Dog Show


Parts of Speech

Summer Blood

Phantom Vibration
Growing EP

The Transfiguration Of Eugene Wolf

Joey Ryan and The Inks
[pause.] EP

One Two

Musab aka Sab The Artist
One Two (Single)

Lost Generation

Lost Generation (Single)

Separate Rooms

Now, Now

Off The Cuff

The 4onthefloor
Spirit Of Minneapolis


Hunter (Single)

Sad Night, Where Is Morning?

The Ocean Blue


Hobo Nephews Of Uncle Frank
Number One Contender


Love Lake

Make To It feat. Zoo Animal

Weird Visions
Weird Visions

Workin On A Building

Beet Root Stew
Beet Root Stew


Apollo Cobra

Dimitri Mendeleev

This Is Our Science

Mother When?

The Shouting Matches
Grownass Man

Fool's Melodies

Web Of Sunsets
Fool's Melodies (Single)

Cherry Pie

The Jayhawks
The Jayhawks

All I Need

Lucy Michelle
Attack Of The Heart

Frankie Lee performs in The Current studios

Frankie Lee may not be a familiar name to casual local music lovers, but his face sure is. For years, he has played with countless artists in the Twin Cities, most notably supporting Molly Maher, Erik Koskinen and Tom O'Reagan as a guitarist and bassist. Now Lee has stepped into the spotlight with his debut EP "Middle West."

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