A syndicated community radio showcase of eclectic independent music from the Driftless Region & beyond.

hosted by Adam Wiltgen

  • Episode #33 – Jan. 21, 2015

    Episode #33 – Jan. 21, 2015

    Episode #33 takes a tour of the musical projects of Minneapolis multi-instrumentalist Mark Ritsema that begins and ends with his playful gender-bending alter ego, Suzie. Other musical excursions along the way include Domino Records trio Night Moves, in addition to celebrated, yet now-defunct groups Mouthful of Bees and The Battle Royale.   Caught between a love for sleazy,…

  • Episode #32 – Jan. 7, 2015

    Episode #32 – Jan. 7, 2015

    Episode 32 is focused on Winona blues musician Mike Munson’s recent live album, which successfully incorporates many of the desirable qualities of live recordings and very few of the downsides. Solid audio quality, impassioned performances, new arrangements, extended versions, delightful improvisation, a cohesive choice of songs that includes previously unreleased tracks, and a masterfully tasteful dose of ambiance…

  • Episode #31 – June 25, 2014

    Episode #31 – June 25, 2014

    Episode 31 begins with a pair of tracks from a new album by MPLS-to-Chicago indie-rock project Imaginary Jack, and also features music from bluesman Nigel Egg, Electro-rock savants Apollo Cobra, breakout Madison WI chamber-pop sextet PHOX, and noise-pop songwriter & engineer Sam Keenan. This was my last show of the year before taking a break…

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Adam Wiltgen is a music maven, arts administrator, impresario, musician, & former radio station manager celebrating culture and nurturing community by broadcasting eclectic music programming that spans genres & generations.

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