Cast Category: MusicCast

Jun 19, 2019

Crispy Critics: CHON & Barrie

In this episode, John drake and Kyra discuss two brand new records. Up first is Math rockers, CHON‘s self title record, followed by the new Barrie record “Happy to be There”.

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Jun 12, 2019

Crispy Critics: Flying Lotus & Sacred Paws

In this episode, Joe and John Drake talk about the newest record “Flamagra” by Flying Lotus, and “Run Around the Sun” by Sacred Paws.

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May 2, 2019

Tina Schlieske (Of the B-Sides) Brings Her Energy to St. Cloud Show

Tina Schlieske may currently call California home, but she agrees… a concert in St. Cloud is long-overdue. Tina will be performing with members of her band in an intimate setting. Schlieske, originally hails from Minneapolis, and is best known for fronting the band Tina and the B-Sides. In this podcast, Tina and John Drake talk […]

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Apr 22, 2019

Say Hello to Ben Lubeck of Farewell Milwaukee

KVSC’s Jo McMullen caught up with Ben Lubeck of Farewell Milwaukee to learn more about this Midwest Americana band. The band is performing as part of the station’s Minnesota Music concert series on Thursday, May 9th at the Pioneer Place Theatre in St. Cloud with Tina Schlieske of Tina and the B-Sides. Take a listen […]

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Feb 25, 2019

Interview with Goodbye Lucy Grey

Music Director, Sydney Wolf, had the opportunity to sit down with Cathy and Cameron from the local St. Cloud band Goodbye Lucy Grey. They discussed their upcoming record and also how they’re changing things up within the band. Stay tuned to hear their newest single “heartbeats”.

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Jan 24, 2019

Tim Sparks and James Buckley Riff on “Jukebox Dreamin”

Minneapolis musicians Tim Sparks and James Buckley played a show in support of the duo’s new CD “Jukebox Dreamin” at Bo Diddley’s Pub and Deli in January 2019. Tim Sparks is well-known as a finger-picking guitar specialist, playing in jazz group Rio Nido for over 40 years. Double bassist James Buckley leads his own jazz […]

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Dec 3, 2018

Granite City Radio Theatre Musical Guest Erik Koskinen on KVSC

Songwriter and producer Erik Koskinen has long been a part of the local music scene— even before he moved to Minnesota. Now living in St. Peter, Koskinen has opened a new studio in nearby Cleveland, Minnesota and continues to write songs and produce music by many of the outstanding artists from across the state. Erik […]

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Nov 5, 2018

Party Favor: Max from Wilderado

Since 2016, Wilderado has released 3 EPs and numerous singles that garnered a lot of online attention and manifested into festival appearances at Bonnaroo in addition to dates with Band of Horses and Lindsey Buckingham & Christine McVie. Sydney Wolf of the KVSC Music Department speaks to Max Rainer of the lush indie rock band […]

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Oct 17, 2018

Folk Legend Peter Yarrow Returns to Central Minnesota

Peter, Paul and Mary have been a bright beacon on the folk music scene since 1961. The trio’s music figured prominently in the Civil Rights movement and the anti-war protests during the ’60’s. Since the death of Mary Travers in 2009, both Noel Paul Stookey and Peter Yarrow still tour, and sometimes together. Yarrow—who has […]

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Sep 28, 2018

Genital Panic On Undercurrents

Tina Schlieske is probably best remembered locally as the leader of Tina & The B-Sides, the Minneapolis band that released eight records from 1987-1999. Tina then relocated to Santa Barbara, California and has continued with various musical projects, returning occasionally to Minnesota. Looking for a way to channel her frustration over misogyny in U.S. culture […]

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