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The Roadhouse

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  • Friday 5-7pm
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Arts & Culture Interviews & Live Music
This program officially starts the weekend along the North Shore and across the North Woods. Hosts Dave TerSteeg & CJ Heithoff and producer Ann Possis provide two hours packed with insightful interviews,  weekend happenings, local features and toe-tapping music. You never know quite what to expect on the Roadhouse! 
 
Arts, cultural and history features on WTIP are made possible in part by funding from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Check out other programs and features funded in part with support from the Heritage Fund.

 


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Iowa hunters marry in tree stand

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Bob Carter and Matthew Brown spoke July 2 with Kim and Marvin Hunter (yes, that's their real name) about their recent 'camo' wedding in a tree stand.

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Poop scooper finds 'pile' of cash

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Steve Wilson, poop scooper with DoodyCalls Pet Waste Removal Service of St. Louis, Missouri, chatted with Bob June 25 about the cash he found in a pile of dog doo.

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"Pelada"--a documentary film about the other side of soccer

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Bob spoke June 25 with Gwendolyn Oxenham and Luke Boughen, two of the filmmakers of the recently-released "Pelada," a documentary following two former college soccer stars not quite ready to give up the game. They traveled to 25 countries playing pick-up soccer as a window into people's lives all around the world.

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50 years of the Pill in America on The Roadhouse

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Elaine Tyler May, author of "America & the Pill," talked with Ann Possis and Bob Carter June 25 about the 50-year history of the Pill and how it changed American culture.

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The Pines play The Roadhouse

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Acoustic/roots musiciansThe Pines performed live in Studio A June 11 in advance of their recent Grand Marais appearance.

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Pincushion Warblers (Barbara Jean Johnson and Nathan Baker)

Pincushion Warblers play on The Roadhouse

 

The Pincushion Warblers played their music on The Roadhouse on Friday night. The band is in the process of recording their new CD which will be released in July.

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Memorial day program: Vietnam vet Jay Taylor on reintegrating into society after serving in war

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Vietnam veteran Jay Taylor, author of "Point of Aim, Point of Impact," spoke with Bob Memorial Day weekend about the challenges veterans face in returning to everyday life.

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Josh Aerie, cellist, conductor, & founder of the Woodland Chamber Music Workshop

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Buck spoke May 28 with Josh Aerie, cellist and conductor, about the Woodland Chamber Music Workshop being held in Tofte June 22-27. Several public performances will be offered at no charge.

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Significant archaeological find at Grand Portage

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Dave Cooper, chief of resource management at Grand Portage National Monument, stopped by May 21 to talk about the recent, amazing archaeological find offshore from the monument.

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Bingham & Thorne play The Roadhouse

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Gordon Thorne and Bob Bingham brought their guitar stylings to The Roadhouse May 21.

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