Brett Carter

Volunteer Coordinator

Brett Carter is the host of Centerstage Minnesota and volunteer coordinator at Northern Community Radio.  When not scheduling, training and coaching our team of over 100 volunteers, he is shining the spotlight on great Minnesota music.  He entertains his co-workers with his quirky sense of humor, unique socks and collection of multi-colored pens.  Brett lives in Bagley with his wife and beloved cats.  It is rumored he once spent $10,000 on his cats birthday ....

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photo by Lorie Shaull

He may not have intended to start a trend, but I hope Jeremy Messersmith's micro-tour of Minnesota becomes one.

moeview.com

Train your ears on the talented musicians played each week during Centerstage Minnesota at 2 and 10 on Fridays. From The Hobo Nephews to Mayda, we hear the wide variety of musical talent from our great state. To hear this fun music from the May 5th show, click here for PRX.

Prince left a musical legacy yet to be fully known. A year after his death, his archived music remains mostly in storage. On the April 21st edition of Centerstage Minnesota, I offer up some great Prince songs and some special features from NPR.  There's lots of other great music, too. Heare the whole show by clicking here for PRX.

LittleRiddlesBand.com

Solving the question about new music in Minnesota, I talk to Rob Pieh of Little Riddles this week. The band played Duluth and Bemidji recently, and is set to produce a new single complete with video this summer.

This Spider...we like.

Apr 19, 2017
Daniel Corrigan

I had a great time talking to Spider John Koerner this week. He's been making music for more than 50 years. Now, his days are much quieter. Hear the whole show by clicking here (PRX), and listen for more great music on Centerstage Minnesota every Friday at 2:00 and 10:00 on KAXE/KBXE.

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