This week's live concert recording is the Ali Farka Toure Band from May 13, 2017 at the Cedar Cultural Center.  The Cedar's description of the concert is

   This edition of the show was broadcast live from the Ampers booth in the Education building at the Minnesota State Fair! Ken was joined by Sabrina Crews who co-hosted and brought along some great tunes.

Another week with Blanch out, mending a broken leg.  This week guest host Chris Dronen brings in a live recording of the California Honeydrops made July 23, 2017 at the Cedar Cultural Center.  With the Minnesota State Fair in full swing and by an amazing coincidence, the Honeydrops talk about having played the Fair.  Or is it? 

New tracks by Eilen Jewell, Kurt Vile & Courtney Barnett, Gregg Allman, Lou Jetton & 61 South, King Schascha, Jason Lee McKinney; plus music by the likes of JD McPherson, Steve Earle, Them, Paul Thorn, Anders Osborne, the real Fleetwood Mac (Peter Green version), Spider John Koerner, Van Morrison (birthday today-72), Grant Lee Buffalo, The Trashmen w/ Los Straitjackets…etc.