The Great Northern Radio Show

Series produced by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE

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The Great Northern Radio Show is a live stage production featuring musicians, storytellers, history, radio theater, and plenty of local flavor from the communities of Northern Minnesota.

The Great Northern Radio Show is a live stage production featuring musicians, storytellers, history, radio theater, and plenty of local flavor from the communities of Northern Minnesota. Author and college instructor Aaron Brown hosts the festivities. Launched in October 2011 at Hibbing Community College, the program will be produced at various sites, broadcast live on Northern Community Radio, and subsequently made available for the use of the stations of Minnesota's AMPERS independent public radio network.


28 Pieces

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The Great Northern Radio Show broadcast live on February 9, 2019 from the Franklin Arts Center in Brainerd Minnesota.

  • Added: Feb 12, 2019
  • Length: 02:00:31
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The Great Northern Radio Show celebrated its Season 7 finale on June 23, 2018 at the Reif Center in Grand Rapids, MN

  • Added: Aug 28, 2018
  • Length: 02:02:37
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The Great Northern Radio Show returns to Bemidji for a March 3, 2018 live broadcast at the Thompson Recital Hall at Bemidji State University.

  • Added: Aug 28, 2018
  • Length: 02:02:02
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The Great Northern Radio Show live broadcast live from Hibbing Community College in Hibbing, Minnesota, on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, the same site o...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2018
  • Length: 02:04:16
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The Great Northern Radio Show celebrated its Season 6 finale on June 27, 2017 at the Reif Center in Grand Rapids, MN

  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 02:01:28
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The Great Northern Radio Show celebrated a springtime homecoming to the city of Bemidji, Minnesota, on March 4, 2017, as we broadcast live from the...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 01:23:36
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The Great Northern Radio Show charted fresh new waters in our first program from the Zenith City of the Unsalted Seas on Nov. 12, 2016. Our Duluth,...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 02:00:00
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The Great Northern Radio Show kicked off its sixth season at Fortune Bay Resort and Casino in Tower, Minnesota, on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. This s...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 02:01:36
Caption: Myrna Peterson, Credit: Grant Frashier
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 28, 2016
  • Length: 02:01:18
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Lauren Nickish - Foley artist
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

  • Added: Apr 20, 2016
  • Length: 02:02:00
Caption: Timmy Haus
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2016
  • Length: 02:00:44
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Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

  • Added: Feb 18, 2016
  • Length: 02:03:13
Caption: cast during comedy skit, Credit: Grant Frashier
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

Bought by WTIP


  • Added: Sep 30, 2015
  • Length: 02:01:51
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Grand Marais
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

Bought by KUMD and WTIP


  • Added: Jun 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:49
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Sasquatch skit
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

Bought by KBEM and WTIP


  • Added: Apr 06, 2015
  • Length: 02:00:27
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Leech Lake Dancers, Credit: Grant Frashier
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Dec 17, 2014
  • Length: 01:59:03
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Brandon Chase, Britt Aamodt, Heidi Holtan
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:59:55
Caption: Aaron Brown, Brian & Andrea Strom
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

Bought by WTIP, XRAY.fm, and KUMD


  • Added: Jun 27, 2014
  • Length: 01:59:58
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Scott Hanson, Clearwater Hot Club w/ Sam Miltich, and Great Northern Radio Show Players, Credit: Charlie Pulkrabek - 3/2/14
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

Bought by WTIP and KUMD


  • Added: May 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:58:03
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Reina del Cid Watches the Great Northern Radio Players, Credit: Charlie Pulkrabek - 12/14/13
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2013
  • Length: 01:55:27