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Local Cords

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Welcome to Local Cords with Mark Hubing; your #1 music-based comedy-cast from Milwaukee, WI!
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Episode 54 - Interview with Nuby Nuby!
Off-the-cuff style with Mark's good friend, Nuby Nuby!  He'll tell you all about U2, which video games are okay for kids, and why we should be eating insects! A few show announcements and funny commercials as always!
41:48
June 11, 2022
Episode 53 - with Chrissy Dzioba Clobes from The Whiskeybelles!
Mark talks about plants that keep bugs away and then highlights some upcoming music festivals before interviewing singer, songwriter, and frontwoman of The Whiskeybelles, Chrissy Dzioba Clobes!
48:40
June 01, 2022
Episode 52 - Interview with Matt Sherman from The Keystones!
Mark updates you on some Milwaukee musicians with shows and releases out now!  Main interview with Matt Sherman from The Keystones!  
53:40
May 25, 2022
Episode 51 - 1 Year Anniversary Show with Mystery Guest!
Local Cords is 1 year old!  Mark hosts an anniversary show with a VERY SPECIAL MYSTERY GUEST!  This is the Season Finale for Local Cords.  Season 2 is just around the corner so join us for the last show of Season 1!
45:32
May 17, 2022
Episode 50 - Interview with Jamie Yanda from Night Again!
Mark talks butterflies, garter snakes, Summerfest, and God knows what else before interviewing Chicago singer/songwriter/alt-emo rocker, Jamie Yanda from the band, Night Again!  There's a ton of live shows this weekend and Mark tells you about all of them! "Not to fifty!"  
01:00:13
May 11, 2022
Episode #49 - Mark's Solo Romp: Live from Las Vegas!
It's a shorter podcast today because Mark was in Vegas for five days!  He's tired but managed to do a little podcasting from there while he still had energy! Boy, does he love podcasting!  He regales you with a story or two, talks about his vacation, and hips you to some upcoming shows this weekend!
27:46
May 04, 2022
Episode 48 - *Deep Dive Interview* with Klassik!
Mark welcomes singer/songwriter/producer/rapper/artist Klassik into the podcast studio!  It's a deep dive with Klassik as he shares his head and heart about what music, performance, and his artistry means to him.  Get your scuba gear cuz we're goin' deep!
01:28:07
April 26, 2022
Episode 47 - Interview with Alley Eyes!
Mark gives you a fast breakdown of the headliners for Summerfest 2022 in Milwaukee this year!  WOWZA it's gonna be insane! Then he talks with A.J. and Colton from Milwaukee garage pop rock band, Alley Eyes, who just released their first single!
46:38
April 20, 2022
Episode 46 - Interview with Alternative Radio!
Mark talks with Milwaukee punk rockers, Alternative Radio! He also talks about deja vu, a bad movie, he plays Where is That Band?, and hips you to some live shows this weekend!
49:22
April 13, 2022
Episode 45 - Interview with Diet Lite!
Mark talks nonsense for a bit before chatting with Milwaukee's indie grunge garage rock band, Diet Lite!  BONUS:  They stick around to play Keep Em or Kill Em!  As always, Sports in One Minute and upcoming event announcements this weekend!
52:48
April 06, 2022
Episode 44 - Mark's Solo Romp: Patience in Adversity
Mark rolls solo today and talks about one of his favorite bands, going antiquing, and Jon's new car!  He addresses how to have patience in adversity and MORE!
26:13
March 30, 2022
Episode 43 - Interview with Man Random!
Mark talks with a few of the guys from Milwaukee power pop punk band, Man Random! SURPRISE...they played Keep Em or Kill Em with Mark, too!  Mark talks about Waukesha's downtown area, Craigslist, a new bar in town, and hips you to some live shows this weekend!
55:26
March 23, 2022
Episode 42 - Interview with Snailmate!
 Mark interviews nerd-rap-rock-synth-metal-core duo, Snailmate! They're on tour and talk about touring, working, how to keep hustling, and how to stay healthy! Mark also reviews The Batman movie and talks about phone stores!
48:42
March 16, 2022
Episode 41 - Interview with Joe from Moonglow!
Jon is off today but Mark talks some nonsense for a bit before the meat of the program:  interview with lead singer and keyboardist, Joe from Milwaukee chill rock lo-fi band, Moonglow!
50:19
March 09, 2022
Episode 40 - Interview with Joe Joe Scott (Wonderful Bluffer)!
We ask Joe Joe Scott where he got that sweet hat and guitar skills!  We also talk technology, water, and debut a new, fake commercial!  
40:27
March 02, 2022
Episode 39 - Reverse Interview with Mr. Waukesha Music: Mike Tomchek!
Mark and Jon talk Arrested Development, Skittles, reveal a new fake commercial, play Craigslist Missed Connections, and talk about music creation with local music enthusiast, Mike Tomchek!
47:42
February 23, 2022
Episode 038 - Audio Taste Test
Episode 38 - Jon is sick again (is he ever not sick?)!  Mark rolls solo and hosts an Audio Taste Test of a few Milwaukee artists and plays Where is That Band before telling you about upcoming events this weekend in Milwaukee, Madison, and Green Bay!
42:15
February 16, 2022
Local Cords 037 - Interview with Man Alive
Today we talk about things that happened on This Day in Music, play Name That Band, and talk with the guys from the band Man Alive!
53:36
February 09, 2022
Episode 36 - Check-back with Christian Drake!
Mark and Jon check in with pop singer/songwriter Christian Drake!  Christian joins the boys for a rousing edition of Keep Em or Kill Em and more on this one-of-a-kind episode!
45:02
February 02, 2022
Episode 35 - Interview with Primal Moon
Jon had to fix his car so Mark rolls solo and interviews Tony from Chicago-suburb-based high energy blues rock band, Primal Moon!  Mark also welcomes a special guest to play Name That Band!
51:18
January 26, 2022
Local Cords 034 - Interview with Ben Harold and the Rising
Today we talk 'Sports in One Minute,' play 'Keep 'Em or Kill 'Em,' and interview singer-songwriter Ben Harold!
47:59
January 19, 2022
Local Cords 033 - Interview with Violet Wilder
Today we talk about music and movies! Violet Wilder drops by for an interview. 
46:31
January 12, 2022
Local Cords 032 - No Edit Podcast
Join us for our first no edit Podcast! 
49:31
January 05, 2022
Local Cords 031 - Christmas Recap!
Today we talk about Christmas, the band Band Aid, and more!
40:56
December 29, 2021
Episode 30 - Christmas Talk and Check-Back with Cullah!
Mark and Jon check back with Milwaukee musician Cullah!  Mark and Jon talk about the band Band Aid, Christmas, do a Madlib together, play Keep Em or Kill Em, read some Craigslist Missed Connections, and more!  
01:12:22
December 22, 2021
Local Cords 029 - Interview with Lee Henke
Today we talk about movies, play the game Keep em or Kill em, and talk with Nashville based singer songwriter Lee Henke!
57:08
December 15, 2021
Episode 28 - Kickin' It with Non-Sick Jon
Hey look at this podcast.  It is a podcast.  December is now.  Listen to this podcast.
41:41
December 08, 2021
Episode 27 - Interview with Lori from Juniper Re-al, music talk with Mr. Waukesha Music Mike Tomchek, and interview with drummer Alex Jordan!
Interview with Lori from Juniper Re-al, music talk with Mr. Waukesha Music Mike Tomchek, and interview with drummer Alex Jordan!
01:12:29
December 01, 2021
Local Cords 026 - Interview with Riley from Wolves with Virginia
Today we get ready for Thanksgiving with an extra long episode! We talk about the beauties of Wisconsin, our favorite movies, and interview Riley from the band Wolves with Virginia!
01:04:21
November 24, 2021
Episode #25 - Interview with Jon and Mike Tomcheck
Jon is back from Boston and tells us about his experience recording his debut solo jazz fusion album!  Mark interviews local music enthusiast Mike "Mr. Waukesha Music" Tomchek!
57:53
November 17, 2021
Episode 24 - Mark's Solo Romp
Today on Local Cords, Mark goes solo while Jon is in Boston!  Mark talks about Elvis, Paul Stanley, plays Keep Em or Kill Em, Where is That Band, and tells you about a ton of events this weekend!
41:33
November 10, 2021
Local Cords 023 - Interview with Adam Gnade
Today we discuss Halloween, disc golf, and talk with artist Adam Gnade!
48:45
November 03, 2021
Local Cords 022 - Bonus Episode with Mark!
Today we talk music, we talk movies, and we talk to Jon Blessing! It’s a bonus!
27:29
October 29, 2021
Local Cords 21 - Interview with Zondo from Scarlet
Today we talk about Halloween, robots taking over the world, and interview the lead singer from Wisconsin based band Scarlet!
40:32
October 27, 2021
Local Cords 020 - Interview with Christian Drake
Today on Local Cords, we talk "Sports in 1 minute," talk to you about some awesome music events coming up in the area, and interview singer songwriter Christian Drake!
43:34
October 20, 2021
Local Cords 019 - Interview with Alex Wilson
Today we talk about Wisconsin nature, Jon's middle name, and we talk with local blues rocker Alex Wilson!
43:59
October 13, 2021
Local Cords 018 - Interview with Dan Buddha
Today we talk about fall in Wisconsin, interview local musician Dan Buddha, and tell you about some cool upcoming events in the area!
39:38
October 06, 2021
Local Cords 017 - Interview with Kenny Reichert
Today we deep dive into one hit wonders, interview musician Kenny Reichert, and talk about some upcoming music in the area!
41:08
September 29, 2021
Local Cords 016 - Mark and Jon Try Something New
Mark and Jon try a virtual podcast from two different locations! This is a little different than our other podcasts, but please enjoy nonetheless!
36:46
September 22, 2021
Local Cords 015 - Interview with Jessie from Soulfoot Mombits
Today we talk about our favorite venues, interview Jessie from Soulfoot Mombits, and tell you about some cool upcoming events in the area! 
43:36
September 15, 2021
Local Cords 014 - Interview with Browns Crew
On this episode of Local Cords we discuss upcoming events, introduce a few new segments, and interview the guys from Milwaukee Hip Hop duo Browns Crew!
44:32
September 01, 2021
Local Cords 013 - Interview with McCartney Weast
Today we talk a little bit about movies, interview local singer songwriter McCartney Weast, and talk about some upcoming events in the area!
46:46
August 25, 2021
Local Cords 012 - Interview with Patrick from H1Z1
Today we catch up with each other, talk about what happened on this day in music, interview Patrick from Milwaukee band H1Z1, and tell you about some cool upcoming events!
45:32
August 18, 2021
Local Cords 011 - Legos and Jon's Car
Today we discuss musical events that happened on this day in history, upcoming events, and more!
38:49
August 11, 2021
Local Cords 010 - *Special Show* - Where is Jon?
On this episode of Local Cords, Mark takes the reins and tells us about some groovy musical endeavors in the past, along with where to find the best music this weekend and beyond! 
35:12
August 04, 2021
Local Cords 009 - Interview with Scott from Avenues
Today on Local Cords we talk music history, interview Scott Brooks from the band Avenues, and tell you about some cool upcoming events in the area!
33:35
July 21, 2021
Local Cords 008 - Interview with Ben Mulwana
This week we talk about the Milwaukee scene, interview Kenosha based artist Ben Mulwana, and tell you about some cool upcoming events!
38:38
July 14, 2021
Local Cords 007 - Interview with Cullah
Today on Local Cords we discuss Summerfest, interview Milwaukee based artist, Cullah, and tell you all about upcoming events in the area! 
59:25
July 07, 2021
Local Cords 006 - Interview with Sasha Cee
Today we talk about our projects, interview singer-songwriter Sasha Cee and talk about her newest release "Remedy," and tell you about some upcoming events!
39:12
June 30, 2021
Local Cords 005 - Interview with Christian Rowe
Today we talk local music, interview musician Christian Rowe, and talk about some sweet upcoming events in the area!
42:16
June 18, 2021
Local Cords 004 - Interview with Je'love
Today on Local Cords we see how many local venues we can name in 30 seconds, interview local musician Je'love, and talk about our favorite upcoming events!
46:00
June 11, 2021
Local Cords 003 - Interview with JJ Anshus
Today on Local Cords we talk about venues opening up, interview local pianist JJ Anshus, and talk about our favorite upcoming events!
38:36
June 04, 2021
Local Cords 002 - Interview with Orlando Peña
Today we will talk about upcoming releases, interview local Orlando Peña, and talk about our favorite upcoming local events!
38:50
June 01, 2021
Local Cords 001 - Interview with Spade One
This is the inaugural Local Cords Podcast. We will explain what it is that we will be doing, interview local musician Spade One, and tell you about some cool upcoming events! 
31:53
May 13, 2021