Katherine Werner representing National Night Out celebrating 25 years! National Night Out will be Tuesday August 5th. For more information call 612-673-3000 or the Minneapolis Information Number 311.
Rose McGee – Juneteenth Sweet Potato Pie Contest on Saturday June 21st. For more information call Rose at 763-544-9366.
Abdul Karim Bilal, PR for Imam W. Deen Mohammed at Plymouth Congregational Church located at 1900 Nicollett Avenue in Minneapolis. Special event on Friday June 20th at 7 PM. For further information call 612-521-3331 or 612-521-1749.
The Grand Deeva delivered a lot of great ole’ school tunes today! Check out the playlist and listen again at www.kfai.org/archives
Birthdays-in-Blue for the ever youthful LESPAUL, key player in the development of the solid body electric guitar, making him grandfather, godfather, and/or stepfather of Rock ‘n’ Roll. LESPAUL—93 Today!!! Today also marks the birthdays of Mr. Excitement Himself—JACKIEWILSON, the ill fated JOHNNYACE, and
American Popular Song Immortal—Composer/Lyricist COLEPORTER.
Other Birthdays-in-Blue this week include SHIRLEYALSTONREEVES of The Shirelles, GARY ‘US’ BONDS, BOBBYFREEMAN, JOEYDEE, The Deepest of the Deep Soul Singers—JAMESCARR, POOKIEHUDSON of the Spaniels, and Blues Titan HOWLIN’ WOLF
Karen and Bob of Vahlalla Place (Opiates and Addition Facility) located at 6043 Hudson Road in Woodbury, MN. Further information contact by calling 651-925-8200.
Diane Moore – Shroeder’s Bar Grill located on Front Dale in St. Paul. Every Saturday beginning at 6 PM come out and enjoy some GREATLIVE music featuring Double Exposure.
Sarah – Frame Ups featuring Galleries of Capstone Galleries located at 4325 Nicollett Avenue South in Minneapolis….TONITE from 6 to 9:30 PM come on and view the fantastic art talents of many LOCAL artists to include KFAI’s own Grand Deeva showing off her beautiful blue jean art pieces. For further information visit at www.frameups.net