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The California Honeydrops
The California Honeydrops

November 8, 2014

This week, we're heading north to Duluth, Minnesota for a live broadcast from the DECC Auditorium, and to balance the icy Lake Superior winds, we're bringing a little sunny jazz and soul in the form of The California Honeydrops. Plus: North Shore songstress Sarah Krueger, singer Lynn Peterson, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors, Tim Russell, Sue Scott, and Fred Newman; musical director Richard Dworsky with The November Boys Orchestra (JT Bates on drums, bassist Jeff Carney, Richard Kriehn on mandolin and fiddle, guitarist Dean Magraw, and pedal steel master Joe Savage); and the latest News from Lake Wobegon.

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November 8: Duluth, MN  

Special guests: The California Honeydrops, Sarah Krueger, Lynn Peterson

November 15: Rochester, MN  

Special guests: The Steep Canyon Rangers, Choral Arts Ensemble

November 22: New York, NY  

Special guests: Kat Edmonson, Butch Thompson, Vince Giordano

November 29: New York, NY  

Special guest: Nick Lowe

December 6: New York, NY  

Special guest: Stuart Duncan, Edward Field

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Finding a Place That Feels Right
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Crockpots of Comfort
(Aug. 22, 2014)

Listened to the show Saturday and it was not bad. Spent the evening in the kitchen making just about everything I felt like making, summer comfort food mostly: crockpot scalloped potatoes, broccoli salad, meatloaf filled with green peppers and Monterey...


The Hiding Place
(May. 21, 2014)

I flew back home for a week after delivering the rig curbside at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta. An internet and cell phone search yielded up a local driver named Tillis to set it at the dock for the Friday...

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