Roots

Another fun summer mix of old and new in the Echo Chamber. Kicked things off with the new and old at the same time: the new Pressure Sounds Mek It Run release comprised of new Dennis “Blackbeard” Bovell dubs of old tracks (some going back to the 70’s). More new material from: Richie Phoe, Pale Rider, Mystica Tribe, David Pablo, Mutant Frogs, Razia (from 2010), Yume_Noon, and Marvin Gaye vs. Give Thanks Records. On top of this, we played a chunk of Pete Cogle’s Dub Zone 5th Anniversary Mix as part of our summer mix series.

Had an interview today with Mary Pendergast, executive director and one of the founders of Anodyne Art….a non-profit performing arts school for people with disabilities.The school is located in St. Paul, two blocks north of University and one block east of Raymond.
For more info: www.anodyneart.org

Celebrating Twin Cities Pride & more summer fun!

The Tretter Collection

The Jean-Nickolaus Tretter Collection for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Studies, housed at the University of Minnesota, includes more than 30,000 items from around the world. KFAI producer Dixie Treichel tells the story.

Today we had guest Steve Skylar and Johnna Morrow talking about throat singing, didgerdoos, and playing live.
During the second hour we had three members of the Hula Peppers, playing live Hawaiian music from the ’20’s and ’30’s.

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