Minnesota Public Radio features by Mike Pengra http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=30558 en-us Copyright 2014 Minnesota Public Radio Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:08:18 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Mike Pengra http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 Whirling with Claudia Schmidt - live in the studio Claudia Schmidt has released her 19th album this spring, <i>New Whirled Order</i>, is a collection of 12 new, original songs, plus one she co-wrote with guitarist Dean Magraw. Claudia and her friends stopped by for an in-studio session at Radio Heartland. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2014/03/24/whirling-with-claudia-schmidt?refid=0 Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:50:00 -0500 Erik Koskinen performs in the Radio Heartland studio You can't walk into a music club somewhere in the Twin Cities without seeing Erik Koskinen playing the heck out of his guitar. Koskinen now has a brand-new album of original material that comes out on Feb. 20, and he stopped into the Radio Heartland studio to give us a preview of it. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2014/02/10/erik-koskinen-performs-in-the-radio-heartland-studio?refid=0 Mon, 10 Feb 2014 12:00:00 -0600 Remembering Ray Price On Monday, songwriter and performer Ray Price passed away at the age of 87. Radio Heartland program director Mike Pengra shares some thoughts about Price. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/12/17/remembering-ray-price?refid=0 Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:30:00 -0600 David Francey in studio David Francey and his band play songs from his latest album, <i>So Say We All</i>. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/11/12/david-francey?refid=0 Tue, 12 Nov 2013 12:00:00 -0600 The Gospel According to the Roe Family Singers The Roe Family Singers play music from their new gospel album, "Heaven Send Us Better Times." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/10/28/roe-family-singers?refid=0 Mon, 28 Oct 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Farewell Milwaukee Live In Studio Farewell Milwaukee perform songs from their new album, <i>Can't Please You, Can't Please Me</i>, live in the studio on Radio Heartland. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/10/15/farewell-milwaukee?refid=0 Tue, 15 Oct 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Meg Hutchinson: "Beyond That" Meg Hutchinson performs songs from her new album, <i>Beyond That</i>, out on Red House Records. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/10/02/meg-hutchinson?refid=0 Wed, 02 Oct 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Ann Reed's new album: "Eventually" Ann Reed and Joan Griffith perform songs from Ann's new album, <i>Eventually</i>, live in the studio. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/09/24/ann-reed-eventually?refid=0 Tue, 24 Sep 2013 12:00:00 -0500 John Gorka on Radio Heartland John Gorka performs on Radio Heartland in advance of Barnfest 2013 http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/07/31/john-gorka?refid=0 Wed, 31 Jul 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Vicky Emerson: Dust and Echoes Singer songwriter Vicky Emerson performs songs from "Dust and Echoes" on Radio Heartland. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/06/28/vicky-emerson?refid=0 Fri, 28 Jun 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Jake Armerding In Studio Jake Armerding performs songs from "Cosmos In The Chaos" on Radio Heartland. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/06/05/jake-armerding?refid=0 Wed, 12 Jun 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Maud Hixson Sings Michael Leonard Jazz singer Maud Hixson talks about her new disc, "Don't Let a Good Thing Get Away." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/05/24/maud-hixson?refid=0 Fri, 24 May 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Natalie Nowytski "Amerikana" Natalie Nowytski talks about her new album, "Amerikana." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/05/17/natalie-nowytski?refid=0 Fri, 17 May 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Andrea Beaton and Friends Andrea Beaton, Dick Hensold and Dirk Freymuth play Cape Breton fiddle music in the studio. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/05/02/andrea-beaton?refid=0 Thu, 02 May 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Danny Schmidt and Carrie Elkin Singer songwriters Danny Schmidt and Carrie Elkin perform together on Radio Heartland. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/04/26/schmidt-elkin?refid=0 Fri, 26 Apr 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Hounds of Finn and the Laws of Physics Hounds of Finn play song and chat about their new album, "Gravity Pulls." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/04/16/hounds-of-finn?refid=0 Tue, 16 Apr 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Barbara Jean In Studio Barbara Jean performs music from her album, The Great Escape. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/04/02/barbara-jean?refid=0 Tue, 02 Apr 2013 12:00:00 -0500 Mother Banjo: The Devil Hasn't Won Ellen Stanley talks about her new album with the Mother Banjo Band, "The Devil Hasn't Won." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/01/22/mother-banjo?refid=0 Tue, 22 Jan 2013 12:00:00 -0600 Dakota Dave Hull and Ragtime Guitar Dakota Dave Hull talks about his new CD and book, "Ragtime Guitar in the Classic American Style" http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2013/01/18/dakota-dave-hull?refid=0 Fri, 18 Jan 2013 12:00:00 -0600 Michael Johnson Back in Minnesota Michael Johnson talks about songs from his new album, "Moonlit Deja Vu". http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/10/02/michael-johnson?refid=0 Tue, 02 Oct 2012 08:25:00 -0500 Claudia Schmidt In Studio Claudia Schmidt talks about her reunion album with Sally Rogers, "Evidence of Happiness." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/09/19/claudia-schmidt?refid=0 Wed, 19 Sep 2012 09:00:00 -0500 Chris Smither on Radio Heartland Chris Smither plays songs from "Hundred Dollar Valentine" on Radio Heartland http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/09/07/chris-smither?refid=0 Fri, 07 Sep 2012 10:00:00 -0500 Charlie Roth In Studio Charlie Roth plays music from "Tartan Cactus Heart" in the studio. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/07/27/charlie-roth?refid=0 Fri, 27 Jul 2012 09:00:00 -0500 Woody Reflected Local folk icons disuss Woody Guthrie on the centennial of his birth. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/07/13/woody-reflected?refid=0 Fri, 13 Jul 2012 09:00:00 -0500 Tim Eriksen on Radio Heartland Tim Eriksen performs live on Radio Heartland. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/04/26/tim_eriksen?refid=0 Thu, 26 Apr 2012 10:00:00 -0500 Pat Donohue's Blues Profiles Pat Donohue, Guy Davis, Jearlyn Steele and friends perform at the Fitzgerald Theater March 24, 2012. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/04/13/pat_donohue_blues_profiles?refid=0 Fri, 13 Apr 2012 10:00:00 -0500 Steve Kaul and the Brass Kings on Radio Heartland Steve Kaul and the Brass Kings perform music from their new album, "Machine". http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/03/19/brass-king-2012?refid=0 Mon, 19 Mar 2012 09:00:00 -0500 Neal and Leandra "A Hundred Years From Now" Neal and Leandra perform material from "A Hundred Years From Now" on Radio Heartland http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/02/15/neal-and-leandra?refid=0 Wed, 15 Feb 2012 09:00:00 -0600 Scott Alarik's "Revival" Scott Alarik talks about and reads excerpts from his new novel, "Revival" on Radio Heartland. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/02/09/scott-alarik?refid=0 Thu, 09 Feb 2012 09:00:00 -0600 The Minor Planets on Radio Heartland Dana Thompson and Eric Christopher, AKA The Minor Planets, perform songs from their new album, "Shadow In The Water." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2012/01/19/minor_planets?refid=0 Thu, 19 Jan 2012 09:00:00 -0600 Mary Jane Alm In Studio Mary Jane Alm and friends perform music on Radio Heartland from her new record, "Me and the Wild Blue." http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2011/10/20/mary-jane-alm?refid=0 Thu, 20 Oct 2011 09:00:00 -0500 Flower Pickin' with Mary Flower Mary Flower performs live in the studio. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/09/20/mary-flower?refid=0 Tue, 20 Sep 2011 10:00:00 -0500 Tim O'Brien on Radio Heartland Tim O'Brien performs live in the Maud Moon Weyerhaeuser Music Studio. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/09/14/tim-o-brien?refid=0 Wed, 14 Sep 2011 08:30:00 -0500 Preserving Irish Music Paddy O'Brien and Erin Hart talk about "The Sailor's Cravat" http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/06/23/paddy-obrien?refid=0 Thu, 23 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Getting To Know Justin Roth Justin Roth performs in the Radio Heartland studio. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/06/15/justin-roth?refid=0 Wed, 15 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Paddle the Mississippi? Okee Dokee! The Okee Dokee Brothers talk about their trip down the Mississippi. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/05/31/okee-dokee-brothers?refid=0 Tue, 31 May 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Pat Donohue In Revue Pat Donohue and Friends in concert at the Fitzgerald Theater March 12, 2011 http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/05/19/pat_donohue_in_revue?refid=0 Thu, 19 May 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Mother Banjo's Stray Songs Ellen Stanley, aka Mother Banjo, talks about her new EP, "Stray Songs" on Radio Heartland. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/05/05/mother_banjo?refid=0 Thu, 05 May 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Ray Bonneville In Studio Ray Bonneville performs live in the Radio Heartland studio. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/04/28/ray_bonneville?refid=0 Thu, 28 Apr 2011 17:00:00 -0500 Jonathan Byrd Is From Where? Jonathan Byrd plays songs from "Cackalack" in the studio. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/04/20/jonathan_byrd?refid=0 Wed, 20 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Rani Arbo and Daisy Mayhem Rani Arbo and Daisy Mayhem discuss their newest record, "Ranky Tanky". http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/04/08/rani_arbo?refid=0 Fri, 08 Apr 2011 10:00:00 -0500 The Eelpout Stringers In Studio The Eelpout Stringers perform in studio on Radio Heartland. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/03/02/11_eelpout_stringers?refid=0 Wed, 02 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0600 Norah Rendell And The Outside Track Norah Rendell talks about latest album from The Outside Track http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/02/23/norah_rendell?refid=0 Wed, 23 Feb 2011 00:00:00 -0600 Rock Bend Folk Festival 2010 Highlights from the 2010 Rock Bend Folk Festival in St. Peter, MN. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2011/03/17/rock_bend_2010?refid=0 Sat, 19 Feb 2011 15:00:00 -0600 Leandra Peak: The Honeysuckle Vine Neal and Leandra perform songs from their new lullaby album, The Honeysuckle Vine. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2010/12/09/neal_leandra_lullabies?refid=0 Thu, 09 Dec 2010 00:00:00 -0600 The Brothers Frantzich In Studio Tim and Paul Frantzich promote their annual Thanksgiving fundraiser. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2010/11/25/brothers_frantzich?refid=0 Thu, 25 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0600 The Ericksons The Erickson sisters perform in the studio. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2010/11/12/the_ericksons?refid=0 Fri, 12 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0600 Wise Magraw In Studio Dean Magraw and Marcus Wise perform in the studio. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2010/11/09/wise_magraw?refid=0 Tue, 09 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0600 John Gorka In Studio John Gorka performs songs from "Red Horse" in studio. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2010/11/03/john_gorka?refid=0 Wed, 03 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Darryl Holter and "West Bank Gone" Darryl Holter talks about the recording of "West Bank Gone" http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2010/10/14/darryl_holter?refid=0 Thu, 14 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Meg Hutchinson In Studio Meg Hutchinson sings songs from "The Living Side" http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2010/10/06/meg_hutchinson?refid=0 Wed, 06 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Peter Ostroushko Celebrates Anniversaries Peter Ostroushko talks about anniversary of first recording and about recording with Dylan. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2010/09/30/peter_ostroushko?refid=0 Thu, 30 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Reynold Phlipsek And All The Things He Is Reynold Philipsek talks about his latest album, "All The Things You Are." http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2010/07/25/reynold_philipsek?refid=0 Sun, 25 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0500