Minnesota Music Memories

Series produced by KSRQ

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Join hosts Carl Unbehaun and Glen Braget as they present the many musical nuggets and treasures from the great state of Minnesota and Upper Midwest that were recorded in the 1950's, 60's, 70's. and even the 80's from time to time.

Take a musical time trip with Carl Unbehaun and Glen Braget as they present the many musical nuggets and treasures uncovered from the great state of Minnesota and Upper Midwest that were recorded in the 1950's, 60's, and 70's on this weekly program produced by Pioneer 90.1 KSRQ in Thief River Falls, MN.

Each week on Minnesota Music Memories, Carl and Glen not only play fine, uncovered Minnesota and upper Midwest music artifacts, they educate the listener about the artists being played as well conduct interviews with some of those still around to tell their story.


57 Pieces

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Caption: The Rave-Ons
It's all about Lonnie Knight on this edition of Minnesota Music Memories as Carl Unbehaun goes the full hour with selections featuring Mr. Knight y...

  • Added: Mar 06, 2016
  • Length: 59:36
Caption: Augie Garcia
Feeling the sting of Winter, Glen Braget has decided to remedy the winter blahs with an episode full of classic Midwest Rockabilly. Stopping by to ...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2016
  • Length: 58:31
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Glen Braget has cleaned up the 4 seat time machine to take us on a musical trip to sample some of the music that emanating out of the Midwest in th...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 57:59
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By popular request, MMM returns to the Blues, Funk and Soul music scene of the Twin Cities in the 1960's and 70's. Hear selections from Wee Willie ...

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  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 58:01
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Glen Braget chats with Rick Shefchik, author of The new book "Everbody's Heard About the Bird: The True Story of 1960s Rock N Roll in Minnesota." T...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 59:29
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Glen Braget takes a deeper look back into the early history of Minneapolis based Soma Records, formed in 1954. Before fully embracing the Rock N Ro...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 59:41
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As Mother Nature drags us into late Autumn/early Winter, Glen Braget has laid out a playlist chock full of some of the finest Minnesota Blues recor...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 59:27
Caption: Leo Kottke
Minnesota Music Memories shines the light on a gentleman and well known musician who ended up in Minnesota by way of Athens, Georgia. Leo Kottke we...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 58:05
Caption: This Oneness
Carl Unbehaun is back with a fine batch of Minnesota Music Memories. On this episode, hear music from Goldstreet, White Lightning and Surprize, a r...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2015
  • Length: 58:41
Caption: LeRoy Shields
Summer has turned to Fall and our super sleuth Carl Unbehaun is on the case, tracking down more Minnesota music defectors who left our fine state f...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2015
  • Length: 58:41
Caption: Blue Cheer
Glen Braget presents a grab bag of vintage Minnesota Music including music from the Trippers, Shambles, Unbelievable Uglies and Jokers Wild. Glen a...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2015
  • Length: 59:20
Caption: Michael Yonkers
Glen Braget heads back to Wisconsin to show a little musical love on this episode of MMM. Hear music from cheeseheads the Teen Kings, Dave Kennedy,...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2015
  • Length: 57:30
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Glen Braget is to the rescue with music that will help you forget that the summer is on its way out the seasonal door. On this episode, listen and ...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2015
  • Length: 58:03
Caption: Continental Co-ets
The always reliable Carl Unbehaun spins tracks from the Del Counts, Augie Garcia, the Vultures, Continental Co-ets, the Knights and much more where...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2015
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: The Stillroven
Join Carl Unbehaun as he begins the ultimate excavation of some truly obscure Minnesota music from the 1960's. Included in this ultimate mine of lo...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2015
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Carl Unbehaun has gone conceptual on this episode with a trunk full of songs that just so happen to feature Minnesota in its title. Hear Minnesota ...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2015
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: The Torres
The one man brainstorm that is Glen Braget has decided to shine the spotlight on a couple of acts that are from states that just so happen to touch...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2015
  • Length: 58:00
Caption: Gear Daddies
With a farmers tan and a full glass, Glen Braget is in full on summer mode as he brings you a second helping of warm weather noise from the land of...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2015
  • Length: 57:37
Caption: Arcwelder
Glen Braget is back and this time around he's spinning tracks from artists he enjoyed listening to back in his younger years growing up as child of...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2015
  • Length: 59:29
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Carl Unbehaun is showcasing those artists he calls "Defectors" on this episode of MMM. Carl is featuring folks who were born in MN but escaped the ...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2015
  • Length: 58:38