Eric celebrates the music of the Red Stick Ramblers and other fine bands!!

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Guests: Keith Ellison, Liz Richards
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Editors: Rico Morales
Reporters: Paul Brohaugh, Peter Schilling, Kathie Smith

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Editors: Rico Morales
Reporters: Mike Fischbein

Tribute to Joel Johnson, the most popular blues program host in KFAI’s history (“The Lazy Bill Lucas Show). Doug Otto and Albert Perez stopped by and performed a few songs live in the studio. New music by Martin Devaney, Jimmy Vivino & The Black Italians, Paul Allen & The Underthinkers with Doyle Bramhall and Anders Osborne. Also heard Malcolm Holcombe, Blue Rodeo, Picketts, Flo & Eddie, Watermelon Slim, Todd Snider, Blue Hawaiians, and more. Click “Episode Details for the full playlist. You’ll also be able to listen to the show via the archive or mobile app from that page.

Opening today’s show with a review of two recent bands of the Global Roots Festival at the Cedar… and some more Buena Vista Social Club All-Stars. At 12:30 I have a local expert on Affordable Healthcare with a special opportunity to share with us at the beginning of the discussion around MNSure options. Take a listen – you might get a new perspective from the dialogue ! I end the program with some Vinicius Cantuaria, Brasilian musician coming next week to the Dakota on Tuesday October 8.