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Nov. 11, 2019 - #MusicMonday: Kedrik Merwin, TSO

Recently named the new Executive Director for the Traverse Symphony Orchestra, Kedrik Merwin joins us to talk about his first few months on the job, his love of music and his vision for the future of TC’s prized professional orchestra.

Nov. 11, 2019 - #MusicMonday: Jordan Anderson, Mr. Music DJs

Stories this week include a new study that says surprises are what make your favorite songs, texting with pop stars and Madonna’s tardy troubles.

Nov. 4, 2019 - #MusicMonday: First Friday

We’re joined in-studio by praise and worship band First Friday, based in Eastport, for two original songs and a discussion of their origins, mission and more.

Nov. 4, 2019 - #MusicMonday: Jordan Anderson, Mr. Music DJs

Stories from the world of music this week include getting sued for posting a picture of yourself, making your own music box, Kanye’s sub-par breakfast and the endurance of the biopic.

Nov. 3, 2019 - TC City Commission Candidates: Katy Bertodatto

Talking with Traverse City Commission Candidate Katy Bertodatto.

Nov. 2, 2019 - TC City Commission Candidates: Roger Putman

Talking with Traverse City Commission Candidate Roger Putman.

Nov. 1, 2019 - TC City Commission Candidates: Mayor Jim Carruthers

Talking with Traverse City Mayoral Candidate Jim Carruthers.

Nov. 1, 2019 - Beth Milligan, Traverse City Ticker

Local headlines this week include a preview of Tuesday’s upcoming election and the separation terms for former Superintendent Ann Cardon.

Oct. 31, 2019 - TC City Commission Candidates: Tom Mair

Talking with Traverse City Commission Candidate Tom Mair

Oct. 31, 2019 - Foodie Scene:  Catalin Munteanu, Sparky’s Diner

From Transylvania to Traverse City — we’re joined by Catalin Munteanu, new chef at TC institution Sparky’s Diner, about his cooking background, positive outlook and why eating while walking is never okay.

Oct. 30, 2019 - TC City Commission Candidates: Amy Shamroe

Talking with Traverse City Commission Candidate Amy Shamroe.

Oct. 30, 2019 - TC City Commission Candidates: Evan Dalley

Talking with Traverse City Commission Candidate Evan Dalley.

Oct. 29, 2019 - Brad Harrison & Noordin Kasoma, Good Gaali

A new non-profit in Uganda, Good Gaali uses bamboo bicycles for outreach in the local community.  We’re joined by founder Brad Harrison and frame builder extraordinaire Noordin Kasoma to talk about this exciting organization.

Oct. 29, 2019 - TC City Commission Candidates: Shea O’Brien

Talking with Traverse City Mayoral Candidate Shea O’Brien.

Oct. 29, 2019 - TC City Commission Candidates: Ashlea Walter

Talking with Traverse City Commission candidate Ashlea Walter. 

Oct. 28, 2019 - TC City Commission Candidates: Christie Minervini

Talking with Traverse City Commission candidate Christie Minervini.

Oct. 28, 2019 - TC City Commission Candidates: Dave Durbin

Talking with Traverse City Commission candidate Dave Durbin.

Oct. 23, 2019 - Michael Barone, How America’s Political Parties Change (And How They Don’t)

Resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute and Senior Political Analyst for the Washington Examiner, Michael Barone joins us to discuss his new book, “How America’s Political Parties Change (And How They Don’t),” giving historical perspective to the ebb and flow of our political institutions. 

Oct. 23, 2019 - Chuck Towersey,  4th Annual NCCA Gala

Pastor of New Covenant Christian Academy, Chuck Towersey joins us to chat about their 4th annual gala, their largest fundraiser of the year, featuring live music, food, drinks, live and silent auctions and more.

Oct. 22, 2019 - Lindsey Dotson, Charlevoix Restaurant Week

Executive Director of Charlevoix Main Street DDA, Lindsey Dotson joins us to preview Charlevoix Restaurant Week, November 3rd through the 9th. 

Oct. 21, 2019 - #MusicMonday:  Blue River

It's an encore presentation of our conversation with Blue River.  This two-piece folk rock band (Jesse Jefferson & Josh Ingersoll) joins us live to studio to talk about their origins, influences, songwriting, as well as performing two cuts.

Oct. 21, 2019 - #MusicMonday:  Jordan Anderson, Mr. Music DJs

Music stories this week include Elton John letting his fans mix the sound at his concerts, a good report card for the state of the industry, Spongebob’s Broadway turn coming to your TV, and Lady Gaga’s unexpected tumble.

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