All MN Assn of Songwriters’ tunes on this show including two from Greg Connor’s “Scandinavian Midwest Blues” CD. And your host shares about his day at the Minnesota State Fair. All while celebrating National Beer Lovers’ Day. Woo hoo!
1 A Rainy Night (In the Midwest) – Steven J Schmidt
2 Good Morning Sunshine – Greg Connor
3 Taking Back What’s Mine – Colleen Dillon
4 Sugar in My Tea – The Gackle Trucker Band
5 Jocelyn – Charlie Roth
6 You Wanta Play – Bob Muscovitz
7 Racing Heart – Rebecca Aadland
8 Love Grows – Wayne Hamilton (c/w Doug Millaway)
9 Your Tattoo Says Randy – Greg Connor
10 Island Feeling – Larry Suess
11 Don’t Ask Why – Pushing Chain
12 Pullin’ the Pin – Ruby Nordby
The guest is Deputy Director Matt Wallace and the topics of discussion include a current NDMOA art exhibition of “weeds” and the next large fundraiser for the museum – the 20th Annual Fall Autumn Art Auction, a live event in late October.
Glen Braget welcomes Polish Joe Ciupik to the program to share more AWA memories as well as inform the listeners about www.classicwrestling.com, how it came about and what’s currently on the site for viewing. Polish Joe worked behind the scenes at the American Wrestling Association from the mid 80s all the way up to the promotions demise in the early 90s. Joe is never at a loss for Classic Wrestling memories
Kristina Gray, member of the Northwest Minnesota Arts Council (NWMAC) Board of Directors. Kristina is active with the “Save the Carnegie” in Crookston, MN. During the city’s annual “Ox Cart Days” celebration, the Carnegie building will be open on Thursday, Aug. 17 and Friday Aug. 18 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday, August 19th from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Area/Regional artists work on display: North wing – artists: Irene Bertils, Tim Bhajjan, Marti Newquist, and eight high school art students work (Gary Stegman) South wing – photographers: Chuck Bush, (EGRFKS) Steve Hannah, Linda Swenson (Crookston) East wing – fire department memorabilia, (area set aside for kids drawing and coloring) Lower level – LaVonne Forsberg’s art and refreshments for sale This year’s Carnegie events theme ties in to the 2017 Ox Cart Days theme of saluting fire fighters: “Fired UP at the Carnegie.”