1/2/2013 The Morning Blend

 

David Cummings provides the music, Flor Frey brings news and Mike Fischbein hosts as Morning Blend considers the Idle No More demonstration at the Mall of America over the weekend.  We'll also hear from writer and performer Lorna Landvik about her "Party in the Rec Room" series at the Bryant Lake Bowl, and talk with Wendy Jones of the Minnesota Historical Society about tweeting Minnesota's involvement in the U.S. Civil War 

Playlist Tracks: 
Steve Gibson - I Want A Roof Over My Head
Album: It's So Good; Label: Acrobat
Louis Jordan - Baby It's Cold Outside
Album: Tymphony Five; Label: JSP
Jimmy McCracklin - The Walls
Album: Land ofd 1000 Dances; Label: ACD
Billy Strange - Walk Right In
Album: 12 String Guitar; Label: Crescendo
Al Collins - Christopher Columbus
Album: Al "Jazzbo" Collins; Label: Columbia
Dave Bartholomew - Good News
Album: Spirit of New Orleans; Label: Rock 'n Roll
Jimmy Ellidge - Funny How Time Slips Away
Album: 45 rpm; Label: RCA
Walker Brothers - Make It Easy on Yourself
Album: British Invasion; Label: Rhino
Dusty Springfield - Wishin' & Hopin'
Album: The Very Best of Dusty Springfield; Label: Chronicles
Billy Grammar - I Gotta Travel On
Album: 45 rpm; Label: Monument
Fats Domino - The Fat Man
Album: Crescent City Soul; Label: EMI
Big Three Trio - Got You On My Mind
Album: Big Three Trio; Label: Columbia
Dave Bartholomew - The Monkey
Album: Crescent City Soul; Label: EMI
Hank Penny - You're Bound To Look Like a Monkey
Album: Hank Penny; Label: Soundies
Nick Nobles - Moonlight Swim
Album: 45 rpm; Label: RCA
Dixie Treichel - Idle No More
Topics: Native American land rights, Canada
Clever Apes - The Critter Economy
Topics: economics, animal husbandry
Lorna Landvik - Party in the Rec Room
Topics: writing, performing
Wendy Jones - Tweeting the Civil War
Topics: history, technology