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The Nine-45 Show

The Nine-45 Show

By Mike Rez Radio

Subscribe: https://anchor.fm/mikerezradio/subscribe The Nine-45 Show is a podcast hosted by Mike Rez and Bridge Sky, bringing you up close and personal with the talented musicians from the Land of 10,000 Lakes. From indie rock to hip hop, folk to electronic, each episode features a different local artist sharing their story and music. Join Mike and Bridge as they delve into the diverse music scene of Minnesota, highlighting the artists and bands that are making their mark in the industry.
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The Nine-45 Show - Kelley Smith 1.28.23
The Nine-45 Show - Kelley Smith 1.28.23
Today we talk to Kelley Smith. We discuss her album, Moon Child. Kelley tells us her thoughts about folk music and we listen to three songs off the new album. Listen to this episode now. This is an extended version of our interview that air on WFNU-LP 94.1FM.
01:15:38
January 28, 2023
The Nine-45 Show - Charlie Pine w/Electric Beauty 1.21.23
The Nine-45 Show - Charlie Pine w/Electric Beauty 1.21.23
On today's show we welcome Charlie Pine from Electric Beauty. We talk about this new project that Charlie is taking on with some life long friends. We talk about the new album and hear three songs from that album.
01:10:09
January 21, 2023
The Nine-45 Show - The Jorgensens
The Nine-45 Show - The Jorgensens
Today we welcome Kurt and Brianna Jorgensen of The Jorgensens. We talked about their music careers and how they got to making music together. You will hear three tracks off of their new album, Americana Soul.
01:11:54
January 14, 2023
The Nine-45 Show - +Gehenna Saga+ 12.31.22
The Nine-45 Show - +Gehenna Saga+ 12.31.22
On today's show we talk to Gehenna Saga, a Twin Cities electronic musician. We discuss his inspirations behind his songs, his tattoo art, and what his New Year's plans are. Listen to this episode now!
01:10:33
December 31, 2022
The Nine-45 Show 12.24.22
The Nine-45 Show 12.24.22
This week we listen to holiday music and talk to Santa himself while he is out delivering gifts. Local music on this show include songs from Mykel T., Electric Beauty, and Heiruspecs.
01:10:21
December 24, 2022
The Nine-45 Show 12.10.22
The Nine-45 Show 12.10.22
On today's show, Bridge and I play music from the years we were born. Some music from 1977 and 1981. Listen to this episode now!
01:10:31
December 10, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - 12.3.22
The Nine-45 Show - 12.3.22
Today we start the show with a tribute to Christine McVie. Bridge and I go into our love for local music as well.
01:10:48
December 03, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - Aristotle's Hope 11.19.22
The Nine-45 Show - Aristotle's Hope 11.19.22
We had a great conversation with Ari Koinuma from Aristotle's Hope. We talked about the emotions people feel when listening to music and how that shapes the way people hear music. We play three songs from his new album, Found in Darkness.
01:10:44
November 19, 2022
Saturday Morning Sleep In 8.4.18
Saturday Morning Sleep In 8.4.18
Today we do the best and the worst of the 90's. My special guest DJ today was the one and only Horn. Our featured artists in The Local 30 segment is Mary Bue and Maygen Lacey and The Birdwatchers.
01:27:01
November 16, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - 11.5.22
The Nine-45 Show - 11.5.22
We are back! Bridge and I are back in studio and we are bringing a lot of local music with us. You will hear music from JoJo Green, Amanda B. Perry, Preston Gunderson, Dan Israel, The Lowest Pair, and Barrel Flash!
01:12:03
November 05, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - Jada LaFrance 10.15.22
The Nine-45 Show - Jada LaFrance 10.15.22
On today's episode we talk to Jada LaFrance and her co-writer Trot Wyman. We talk about Jada's music and about music engineering. We play Jada's new song, Games, and Jada and Troy sing two songs live in studio. This podcast episode is three minutes longer that the episode that aired on WFNU-LP.
01:14:26
October 16, 2022
The Nin-45 Show - Krista Wax 10.8.22
The Nin-45 Show - Krista Wax 10.8.22
I was joined in studio by Krista Wax, host of MSP Sound, heard on Monday's on KFAI. We talked about her love for local music, how she got started on the radio, and she gave me four songs to play. Plus, Krista did the weather.
01:10:23
October 08, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - Ganymede 10.1.22
The Nine-45 Show - Ganymede 10.1.22
I was joined in studio by Ganymede today, he filled in for Bridge. We talked about Ganymede's first solo set happening on 10/1/2022 at Amsterdam Bar and Hall. plus, we played a ton of local music from the Twin Cities.
01:11:31
October 01, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - 9.24.22
The Nine-45 Show - 9.24.22
Today, Bridge and I are in different locations again for COVID reasons, but we recorded an episode anyway. We play a ton of local music on this episode and we have a lot of fun doing it. Enjoy.
01:11:02
September 26, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - GrayBeat 9.10.22
The Nine-45 Show - GrayBeat 9.10.22
Today I was joined in studio by Robin, a.k.a. GrayBeat. We talked about his new song, Realms of Passion, and his appearance at Find Your Stage 2022. Bridge joins us by phone near the end of the show. Plus, weather. 
01:12:27
September 10, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - Ry Edwards 8.20.22
The Nine-45 Show - Ry Edwards 8.20.22
On today's show we welcome Ry Edwards in studio. Ry is an award winning singer/songwriter from the Twin Cities and he is organizing the Find Your Stage Event in September at the Varsity Theater. Listen to this episode to see how you can get a 10% discount on your ticket. 
01:10:04
August 20, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - Phillip Saint John 7.23.22
The Nine-45 Show - Phillip Saint John 7.23.22
We are joined in studio by Phillip Saint John. His album, Divine Wisdom, is out now. We talk about his album and what inspired the music. We play three tracks from the album and he gives you details on how you can see him live.
01:09:44
July 23, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - Ira Ford 7.16.22
The Nine-45 Show - Ira Ford 7.16.22
We were joined by comedian Ira Ford today. He was in studio to talk about his comedy, working at Acme Comedy Club, and his up coming album that he will be recording. We also have new music from The Dimension Jumpers.
01:10:02
July 16, 2022
The Nine-45 Show 6.25.22
The Nine-45 Show 6.25.22
On today's show Bridge and I discuss the SCOTUS ruling for the first 15 minutes. Afterwards we listen to local music from Minnesota. Get in here and enjoy the show 
01:08:58
June 25, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - Ganymede 5.28.22
The Nine-45 Show - Ganymede 5.28.22
Today we welcome Ganymede in studio. He is a music producer from the Twin Cities. We discuss music production, working with other musicians, and hear an unreleased track.
01:10:02
May 28, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - SYM1 5.21.22
The Nine-45 Show - SYM1 5.21.22
Today we welcome SYM1 in studio. She is a singer, producer, DJ, and all around badass. We listen to two tracks from her new EP that is available on Bandcamp. Press play and listen now!
01:09:56
May 21, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - Cassandra Cole 4.16.22
The Nine-45 Show - Cassandra Cole 4.16.22
On today's show I welcome Cassandra Cole back in studio. We talk about her new album, Steps, and how to take the emotions of mental health and turn them into music. Plus, Cassandra does the weather report. 
01:10:02
April 16, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - The James McCaskel Interview
The Nine-45 Show - The James McCaskel Interview
Here is the interview portion only of the Nine-45 Show for 4.9.22. In this interview you will hear from Green Party candidate James McCaskel.
32:28
April 09, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - The Cory Hepola Interview
The Nine-45 Show - The Cory Hepola Interview
Here is the interview with Cory Hepola we did on the Nine-45 Show. This is the interview portion only.
32:46
March 12, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - Oknice 2.26.22
The Nine-45 Show - Oknice 2.26.22
On today's show Bridge and I welcome OKnice in studio. We talk about hip-hop and the local music scene. Most importantly, we discuss coffee. 
01:09:22
February 26, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - d.notive 1.29.22
The Nine-45 Show - d.notive 1.29.22
Strap in for a great episode of the Nine-45 Show. Joining me in studio is d.notive. Matt just released a brand new EP titled Chimera. We talk about the music, his bandmates, and the weather. Plus, new music from Ganymede to start the show.
01:10:03
January 29, 2022
The Nine-45 Show - Eli Gardiner 12.18.21
The Nine-45 Show - Eli Gardiner 12.18.21
Eli Gardiner is back in studio today. We talked about what he has been up to since the last time he was in studio. Eli played a song live in studio and we discussed playing live in venues again.
01:09:52
December 18, 2021
The Nine-45 Show - Night Audit 9.25.21
The Nine-45 Show - Night Audit 9.25.21
On this episode I talk to Sean from Night Audit. We talk synthwave and cinema as well as breakfast, pumpkin spice, and his brand new album, High Score. Dive deep into this show and get to know more about what makes Sean tick.
01:14:60
September 28, 2021
The Nine-45 Show-Nitrowave TC 8.14.21
The Nine-45 Show-Nitrowave TC 8.14.21
Today I had North Innsbruck and Bionick Jones in studio. We talked about the Nitrowave TC show at Amsterdam Bar and Hall. Galaxy 80 and Lucy In Disguise called in to join the fun. We played music from Night Audit, Andrew Benon, Ganymede, and Reed Reimer.
01:14:16
August 14, 2021
The nine-45 Show-Colin Roy Monette 7.31.21
The nine-45 Show-Colin Roy Monette 7.31.21
Today I was joined in studio by Colin Roy Monette. We discussed his new CD Lucky*. We dive deep into his Americana style of music. He tells us what it's like to emerge into a world of changing technology and platforms and how he navigates it.
01:14:44
July 31, 2021
The Nine-45 Show-Johnny Sincerely 7.17.21
The Nine-45 Show-Johnny Sincerely 7.17.21
Wow, we are back with a brand new interview. Johnny Sincerely joins me in studio. We first met him two years ago. He has a new album coming out and we find out what he's been up to. This is a very entertaining interview with a live performance.
01:03:00
July 17, 2021
The Nine-45 Show-GrayBeat 12.16.20
The Nine-45 Show-GrayBeat 12.16.20
GrayBeat is back to talk about everything that has been going on since June. Robin and I talk about live streams, planting trees, and putting music on vinyl. Plus, as a bonus, we play new music from Tribal Country.
01:27:52
December 16, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-Eli Gardiner 10.7.20 (Live In Studio)
The Nine-45 Show-Eli Gardiner 10.7.20 (Live In Studio)
On today's show Eli Gardiner joined me in studio for a live interview. We talked about his music, his new album, and he played three unreleased songs live! The Fire and The Medicine is available now on his website https://eligardiner.com As mentioned on the show, here is a link to my merch: https://www.teepublic.com/user/mikerezradio
01:10:48
October 07, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-Cassieopia 9.9.20
The Nine-45 Show-Cassieopia 9.9.20
On toady's show I talk to Cassieopia. She is a beat maker, music maker, DJ, radio host host, and a lot more. We get into the business side of music and her time at WFNU-LP and KRSM-LP.
01:06:36
September 09, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-Eli Gardiner 7.22.20
The Nine-45 Show-Eli Gardiner 7.22.20
On today's episode we will get to know Eli Gardiner. He is a Michigan native that calls Minneapolis home. His fifth album, The Fire and The Medicine, will be released in September. On this episode you will hear three songs from that album. Get to know Eli and enjoy our conversation. Songs played on this episode include: 1. The Right and the Wrong 2. Tattered and Torn 3. Boat at Sea For more information on Eli and his music, visit eligardiner.com.
01:10:14
July 22, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-GrayBeat 6.17.20
The Nine-45 Show-GrayBeat 6.17.20
Today we talk to Robin Sedivy. He is the brain behind GrayBeat, an electric music experience. We get to know Robin and talk about his second album, Elemental Rhapsody. We also, get to hear three songs off the album and debut one of the songs. Sit back and enjoy this interview.
01:09:48
June 17, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-Timbre Ghost 5.4.20
The Nine-45 Show-Timbre Ghost 5.4.20
The other day I spoke to Dustin Tessier of Timbre Ghost via Hangouts. We talked about his music project, new music, and who he has collaborated with. Dustin even performed three songs during our conversation. I hope you enjoy listening to this episode as much as I enjoyed recording it.
01:25:06
May 04, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-Katy Vernon 4.13.20
The Nine-45 Show-Katy Vernon 4.13.20
Here is the second of two interviews that you will get today. In this episode I talk to Katy Vernon. She is a local Twin Cities musician that has been doing more live streams via social media. We talk about her music, specifically her latest album, Suit Of Hearts. We talk about three songs on that album and we talk about ABBA.
01:07:42
April 13, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-Megan Lenius 4.13.20
The Nine-45 Show-Megan Lenius 4.13.20
Today I recorded two new episodes. This is the first one. I talk to Megan Lenius, from a social distance of course. We talk about her music and her Twitch streaming. She's been doing the streaming thing since before that was the only way to reach fans live. Join us in a great discussion.
54:11
April 13, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-Marty Owings-Quarantine and Chill
The Nine-45 Show-Marty Owings-Quarantine and Chill
Well, well, well. You know this was inevitable. Marty Owings and I recorded an episode about what to do while sitting at home during these uncertain times. We discuss streaming services, YouTube channels, video games, books, podcasts, and indie music. We went over so much that this episode is getting its own web page on The Nine-45 Show website.
01:21:33
March 16, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-James Rone 3.11.20
The Nine-45 Show-James Rone 3.11.20
On this episode of The Nine-45 Show I talk to James Rone. He is a singer/songwriter from Minneapolis by way of Bristol, England and Springfield, MO. We discuss his music, his new album, and we listen to four songs from that album. We even talk about his improv theater life and how that translates to his music career. You ca download Quite As Fists on Bandcamp.com!
01:11:00
March 12, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-Tribal Country and Marcou 2.26.20
The Nine-45 Show-Tribal Country and Marcou 2.26.20
Today I welcome Tony and Brian in studio. They each have their own music projects, Tribal Country and Marcou. Not only do we listen to their music, we get down to the nitty gritty of music writing and the process that goes into making their sound. Bluegrass and and classic rock sounds all day on this episode.
01:06:25
February 26, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-Waltzing On Waves 1.29.20
The Nine-45 Show-Waltzing On Waves 1.29.20
On today's show, I welcome Jen Bluhm, also known as Waltzing On Waves. We discuss her debut album and her writing process of some of the songs on the album. We also talk about what it means to be Neurodivergent and perform on stage. We listen to four of her songs from the album as well. Sit back and enjoy this episode.
01:14:24
January 29, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-Sam Alton 1.22.19
The Nine-45 Show-Sam Alton 1.22.19
Today, I welcome music producer Sam Alton. We discuss his three music projects, yes three music projects. They are Daddy Wizard, Mechanical Hands, and Odd Shaman. We talk about his musical influences and other outside influences that goes into his music. We also dive into movies and what he does outside of producing music. The music in this episode are the property of Sam Alton and all rights to the music belong to Sam. Music used in this episode was used with permission by Sam himself.
01:24:16
January 22, 2020
The Nine-45 Show--Kirk Frost and XAE 1.15.20
The Nine-45 Show--Kirk Frost and XAE 1.15.20
We are back!. here is the first episode of season two. Today we talk to Kirk frost and XAE, two artists from the Twin Cities. We talk about music, life, and family. do not miss this episode!
01:08:06
January 15, 2020
The Nine-45 Show-Dags from Amish Baby Machine Pop Culture Podcast
The Nine-45 Show-Dags from Amish Baby Machine Pop Culture Podcast
On today's show I speak with Dags from the Amish Baby Machine Pop Culture podcast. We speak on everything from Captain Power to John Denver's song, Calypso. A mention of the 1970's version of Ghost Busters was thrown in for good measure. Sit back and enjoy our "powerful" conversation. Oh, I almost forgot, one of us has touched the bottom of Lake Superior. You have to listen to find out which one.
01:15:24
December 18, 2019
The Nine-45 Show-Galaxy 80, d.notive, and BadNRad 12.11.19
The Nine-45 Show-Galaxy 80, d.notive, and BadNRad 12.11.19
Sit back and enjoy another interview with three more members of the Nitrowave TC crew from the Twin Cities. This time around we talk to Galaxy 80, d.notive, and BadNRad. They will be performing at Can Can Wonderland in St. Paul on December 14th. We talk about their music, life, and other great ramblings. Plus, we listen to music. You will hear the world premiere of Galaxy 80's new song, Santa Monica Nights. All music is played with permission and property of rights holder. 
02:15:49
December 11, 2019
Nine-45 Show Trailer
Nine-45 Show Trailer
00:28
November 07, 2019
The Nine-45 Show-Nitrowave TC 11.6.19
The Nine-45 Show-Nitrowave TC 11.6.19
Today we talk to Nitrowave TC members North Innsbruck, Night Audit, and Eric from the Two Pour Bastards podcast/Nightride FM. We discuss synthwave, music making, and performing live. Click play and listen.
01:40:03
November 06, 2019
Nine-45 Show-Loneliest Ways 10.16.19
Nine-45 Show-Loneliest Ways 10.16.19
Today I talk to Dillon from Loneliest Ways. We get to know the band and talk about their show coming up on 10/18/19. We also play three of there songs, Wavemania, Baby, and Changed Feelings. This is a great interview and you will enjoy this episode.
01:14:48
October 16, 2019
Nine-45 Show-Jasper Mitchell
Nine-45 Show-Jasper Mitchell
Welcome back to the Nine-45 Show. I took a few weeks off, but now I'm back and I have new interviews. Today I was joined by Jasper Mitchell. He is a local Chillwave artist and his debut album, Her, is being released Friday. Click play and listen to our conversation.
01:23:25
September 18, 2019
Nine-45 Show-Summer Recap 8.24.19
Nine-45 Show-Summer Recap 8.24.19
Well, well, well, it's the Summer Recap Show. Horn is in studio today and we play music from the guests I have had in this past summer. I also was live on Castbox and we chatted with some of those listeners and shouted them out on air. It was a good time and you should join in on the fun!
01:15:06
August 24, 2019
Nine-45 Show-Cassandra Cole 8.3.19
Nine-45 Show-Cassandra Cole 8.3.19
On today's show I welcome Cassandra Cole in studio. We talk about her music career, her music, and life in general. Click play and get to know Cassandra and her music.
01:14:39
August 03, 2019
Nine-45 Show-Sun and Moon 7.27.19
Nine-45 Show-Sun and Moon 7.27.19
Today I welcomed Sun and Moon in studio. We talked about their music and they performed four songs live. We had a great conversation and you will enjoy this episode!
01:13:30
July 27, 2019
Nine-45 Show-Teapot Tempest 7.13.19
Nine-45 Show-Teapot Tempest 7.13.19
On today's show I was joined in studio by Teapot Tempest. We discussed their beginnings, some future goals for the group, and we listen to their music. We have a great conversation and you will enjoy it.
01:09:17
July 13, 2019
Nine-45 Show-Bitter Ghost 7.6.19
Nine-45 Show-Bitter Ghost 7.6.19
Today I welcome Dan and Mark from Bitter Ghost in studio. We talk about there new EP, Neophyte, that is being released on July 12, 2019. We play some music from Bitter Ghost and we play music from the other bands that will be on the same bill. Music from McVicker, Perfume, and CYSTERS.
01:15:10
July 06, 2019
Nine-45 Show-Two Pour Bastards 6.29.19
Nine-45 Show-Two Pour Bastards 6.29.19
Today I was joined by the hosts of Two Pour Bastards, Eric and Kiel. We talk about their show, whiskey, gaming, synthwave, and vinyl records. We touch on a bit of everything on this episode. Be sure to listen to Two Pour Bastards on Soundcloud and iTunes.
01:14:47
June 29, 2019
Nine-45 Show-North Innsbruck 6.8.19
Nine-45 Show-North Innsbruck 6.8.19
It's the debut show! North Innsbruck is in studio and we talk Synthwave!
01:14:04
June 08, 2019
Quick Update and Announcement
Quick Update and Announcement
Just giving you an update on the latest platform we are available on and how you can support this podcast through Patreon.
03:55
May 13, 2019
Bitter Ghost Debut on WFNU-LP
Bitter Ghost Debut on WFNU-LP
This is the Bitter Ghost debut on WFNU-LP. We played two of their songs from the EP entitled EP. The first song you will hear is Folksy and the second song is called Limon. You can find Bitter Ghost all over the interwebs.  Facebook: www.facebook.com/bitterghostmusic Instagram: www.instagram.com/bitterghostmusic Twitter: twitter.com/bitterghostband Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/6UMscm2DJRJn28jAbZcGuj
09:57
February 09, 2019
1.24.19 Show Update
1.24.19 Show Update
Just checking in with all of you.
02:11
January 24, 2019
Independent Music Series-Brain Rapp
Independent Music Series-Brain Rapp
Listen as I talk to Brain Rapp from Maryland. I caught up with him a couple of weeks before he came to town to perform at the St. Paul Frozen Film Festival.
46:52
April 14, 2018
August 3rd Thoughts
August 3rd Thoughts
Just my thoughts a musings for this day, WFNU's one year antenna raising anniversary.
03:13
August 03, 2017
First Go-Round!
First Go-Round!
First Go-Round. Here is my first episode.
02:39
July 22, 2017