Cast Category: MusicCast

Dec 22, 2014

Tony Glover Discusses Legacy Set And Memories of Dave Ray

St. Paul-based Red House Records released “Legacy,” a 3 CD retrospective on Minnesota blues guitarist Dave Ray, that was released in late October 2014. The music for “Legacy” was pulled from rare, unreleased performance tapes and out-of-print studio recordings, which were expertly compiled by Ray’s musical partner for 40-plus years, Tony Glover.  Glover played harmonica […]

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Nov 7, 2014

ACHILLES WHEEL’s PAUL KAMM SPINS TALES WITH JOHN DRAKE

Northern California band Achilles Wheel independently released their second CD, “Stones To Sand” in the summer of 2014.  Although the band is relatively new, individual members have been contributing to Sierra Nevada mining town bands for many years. One of Achilles Wheel’s founding members, guitarist Paul Kamm, best known for duet work with his wife […]

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Jun 3, 2014

Soundset 2014 Rap Up with Toki Wright, Big Cats, Big Quarters & KVSC

With 2014 already shaping up to be a great year for Minnesota Hip Hop, Soundset returned to make history. From its humble beginnings in a South Minneapolis Warehouse to selling out all of the 30,000 tickets, Soundset has become one of the premier Hip Hop festivals in the country. This year fans were spoiled by […]

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May 7, 2014

Bluesman Ray Bonneville Shares His Story with KVSC’s Bridget

Song ‘n groove man Ray Bonneville discusses parts of his musical career with the Root Cellar host Bridget in May 2014 as his touring schedule brought him through Minnesota once again.  Canadian born and Austin based, Ray is out with a new album released April 2014, Easy Gone, and has found a nice home with […]

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Apr 9, 2014

KVSC’s Music Department Interviews Har Mar Superstar

Music Director Dr. Beard and Derek team up to interview Har Mar Superstar. They discuss his latest album, Bye Bye 17, how former Minneapolis Mayor, R.T. Rybak, honored him with his own day and what he considers sexy. They also discuss Har Mar Superstar’s upcoming show at the Red Carpet Nightclub on April 10, 2014 with […]

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Apr 8, 2014

An Interview with Sophia Eris of GRRRL PRTY

Assistant Music Director Stephen Leggate dishes it up with GRRRL PRTY’s Sophia Eris on Crispy Critics to talk about how she started rapping, her upcoming projects and making out with Astronautalis. Plus, GRRRL PRTY’s gig opening up for Har Mar Superstar at “KVSC’s Move to the Groove Boogie Down” on April 10, 2014. 

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Apr 8, 2014

Lydia Liza of Bomba de Luz

Music Director Dr. James W. Beard and Urban Invasion host Derek Ehlert sit down with Lydia Liza, the lead singer of Bomba de Luz, on Crispy Critics to talk about literature, hip-hop and their new album “Embers.” Plus, Bomba de Luz’s upcoming show on April 10, 2014 with GRRRL PRTY and Har Mar Superstar at […]

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Apr 8, 2014

Lizzo of GRRRL Party Talks with KVSC

Urban Invasion host, Derek Ehlert, speaks with GRRRL PRTY’s Lizzo about touring with Har Mar Superstar, her success in the United Kingdom and on becoming a vegetarian. They also talk about GRRRL PRTY performing at “KVSC’s Move to the Groove Boogie Down” on 4/10/2014. 

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Mar 6, 2014

Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank visit the KVSC studios

Teague Alexy and Ian Thomas Alexy, of The Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank, visited the KVSC studios for a special extended performance and interview in March, 2014. Bridget, the host of The Root Cellar program airing Sundays on KVSC from 4 to 6 p.m., interviewed them. The Hobos discussed their new album, Number One Contender, […]

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Sep 24, 2013

Milk Carton Kids Bring Comedy to the 88.1FM Airwaves

While broadcasting from the 40th annual Winnipeg Folk Festival, the Triumphant Transient Trio was visited by the Milk Carton Kids. The Californian indie folk duo unleashed their deadpan humor on the trio, making for a fun and humorous interview.

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