Minnesota Public Radio features by Sally McGraw http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=125 en-us Copyright 2014 Minnesota Public Radio Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:35:06 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Sally McGraw http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 Belle and Sebastian: The old within the new Since their first release in 1996, Glasgow-based cult icons Belle and Sebastian have been crafting sweetly whimsical tunes that smack of sentimental '60s pop. However, the disquieting juxtaposition of the precious and the macabre will have you hooked. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2006/03/07/belle_and_sebastian?refid=0 Tue, 07 Mar 2006 17:10:36 -0600 Super Furry Animals: An unconventional pop paradigm This Welsh quintet has been making mayhem and music for more than 12 years. And although their elaborate stunts have garnered the attention of the curious, it's the group's catalog of carefully crafted psychedelic pop gems that's earned them the undying love of critics and fans worldwide. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/2005/11/21_newsroom_sfa/?refid=0 Mon, 21 Nov 2005 14:33:00 -0600 Hard-won harmony: a conversation with Ben Lee While many of us hit our 30s, still unsure who we'll be when we grow up, there are a few lucky individuals who are called early and go toward a seemingly prescribed destiny. Australian singer-songwriter Ben Lee is, without a doubt, one of those lucky few. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/2005/10/31_newsroom_benlee/?refid=0 Mon, 31 Oct 2005 12:32:00 -0600