Month

April 2019
State Climatologist Luigi Romolo talks about the storm that missed us last weekend, the rainy week ahead, and why spring is his favorite season. https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20190430105554-StateClimatologistLuigiRomolo190430.mp3 Originally aired Tuesday, April 30, 2019 on the Morning Show with Emily Reese.
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Sophia Shorai (vocal), Tanner Taylor (piano), Dave Karr (tenor sax) and Dave Graf (trombone) will play a show together at Crooners Supper Club Saturday, Apr. 27 at 6:00 p.m. Sophia and Tanner joined the Jazz88 Morning Show to talk about their musical relationship, the probability of a new EP and how the show might go....
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Sommelier Jill Mott joins Jazz88 biweekly to talk about wine, beer and spirits. This week, she talks about the (unofficial) start of Minnesota’s brew pub season, and helps narrow down the list of 170+ breweries in the state if you’re interested in finding some delicious Minnesota beers. Recommended for unique and consistently quality-driven and/or innovative...
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Bassist Erik Fratzke from Happy Apple talks about the trio’s upcoming shows at Crooners Supper Club on Saturday, Apr. 27 at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. He talks about some of his favorite Happy Apple tunes (“Ella By Nightlight,” “This is Your Ghost Train,” and “He’s OK”), and the trio’s plans for a new album....
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Musician Toshi Reagon and her mother, Bernice Johnson Reagon, adapted Octavia E. Butler‘s award-winning sci-fi novel, Parable of the Sower, into a folk opera. Toshi joined the Morning Show to talk about the fruition of the project after many years of wanting to adapt the book musically. There is only one performance, Friday, Apr. 26th at...
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State Climatologist Luigi Romolo talked with Jazz88’s Morning Show about the winter we survived, our excess of rain and why temperatures feel differently depending on the time of year. https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20190423100102-190423ClimatologistLuigiRomolo.mp3 Originally aired on April 23, 2019 on the Morning Show with Emily Reese.
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Founder and artistic director of Brownbody, Deneane Richburg, talks about the organizations upcoming figure skating performances called Brownbody: Tracing Sacred Steps. Deneane was joined by Brownbody members Lajuné McMillian and Steven Smith. Brownbody combines modern dance, theater, social justice practice, and figure skating and present artistic work on and off of the ice. Brownbody’s artistic...
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Jazz88’s resident foodie, Matt Gundrum, examines new venues for Bibuta, Cheese Louise, and Bark and the Bite.  Also: an obit for soon-to-close Lyn-Lake deli Mevyn, an examination of the food categories in City Pages’ new Best of the Twin Cities list, and a plug for some fine eats at the brand-new home of the Minnesota...
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The Jazz88 Business Circle is a community of businesses and organizations who value and support our mission of Jazz, Roots Music and Education. We encourage you to let them know you appreciate their support! Learn more about sponsoring Jazz88 as a business Thanks go to our generous business supporters including: All Energy Solar    ...
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State Climatologist Luigi Romolo recaps the winter storm from last week and previews a pleasant turn in the weather later this week. https://kbem-od.streamguys1.com/kbem/20190419084334-romolo190416.mp3 Originally aired Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 on The Morning Show with Patty Peterson.
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