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Our first show debuted Wednesday, Sept. 4 on KDWA AM 1460 Radio in Hastings, Minnesota.
You can listen each Wednesday by following the link below.
We will also post the info on our Facebook page. You can friend us at My Music Matters Radio Show to find out the latest about shows, guests, schedules and musical resources to be featured.
We hope you enjoy this new production and listen for exciting interviews from all kinds of people who believe that their music matters.

My Music Matters Radio Show is currently on hiatus as we are in production for several new shows. Be sure to check back for links to our latest musical offerings.

Audio files of previously aired My Music Matters Radio Shows:

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 Show #2 : Our second show features guests Sena Sebion, local folk group The Hartlanders, Hastings native Patrick Seiben,country artist Bucky Covington and national singer/songwriter Eric Hutchinson

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Show 3:  This show features the directors of the Hastings Raiders Marching Band, Emily Chandler and Josh Wahlstrom,River Valley Band Director Jim Jacobsen and Bill Busse,who directs a Spanish liturgy for a Southern Minnesota Church.

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Show 4: This show aired first on November 6, 2013- It features Terry Meyer Matier , executive director of Big Top Chautauqua; Hastings Band Director Kathy Warren, Patti Page expert Bill Busse, and a musical tribute to our Veterans.

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Show 5- This show features members of HPAAC- Dick Graham,Deb Saunders, and Sarah Lockwood; 5th grade Hastings Band Director Katy Linne and Music Therapist Kristie Shaffer

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Show 6- This show features highlights from the Give Thanks Concert and includes music and interviews with Pastor Paris Pasch,Terry Crisp,Jeannie DeAngeles,Pamela Loicano, Casey Likes, Chris Koop and organizer, Pete Likes.

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Show 7- Features highlights from the 2013 MN Music Hall of Fame Induction Banquet. Many interviews with inductees including Mary Jane Alm, Dennis Spears, Leon Olsen, as well as comments from representatives on behalf of Leo Kottke, the St. Olaf Choir and MMHF Director Dodie Wendinger.

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Show 8- This is the first of the holiday themed shows featuring an enlightening interview with Sarah Lockwood about following a musical career. We also hear an inspiring story told by Liz Johnson about the healing power of music. Several of our favorite holiday tunes are sprinkled in to give you a true flavor of Christmas.

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Show 9-

This show includes Stephen Matier from Different Drums of Ireland, Jorge Zea from Colombia South Americal, the classic poem of Christmas In the Trenches, and a recap of the first performance by the new string ensemble,Ponticelli.

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Show 10- This show features LoRae Mills from A# Music, Ryan McCoy, director of Upstage Revolution show choir and the Seaton Singers, and selections from the Hastings High School Vocal Jazz and Jazz Band Holiday Concert.

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Show 11- Our very first Christmas Day show, which features several classic holiday songs, musings and well wishes and a LIVE call from Santa Claus on Christmas Day telling us all about his nighttime travels.

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Show 12- The first show of 2014 features band director Duane Oldham, concertina player Donnie Klossner, and a special tribute to former comedic musician Norm Berger. We also begin a new feature "Mystery Tune" and feature songs from Sinatra and Tony Bennett. Happy New Year!

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Show 13- Very special show first broadcast on anniversary of Elvis's birthday, Jan. 8. Features more than 14 music clips, trivia, and special interview with Terry Klein.

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Show 14- We welcome Dave "Lucky" Lemire with a discussion of his style of music making. We also catch up with Hastings Native Brooke Ellis as she shares her first recording project.

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Show 15- This show features teachers using music in their language classes, Everly Brothers fan Carol Southward and another segment with storytelling guest Dave Perry.

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Show 16- This is our gift to winter weary listeners- our musical tropical vacation. Enjoy our songs of summer!

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Show 17- 4 new stories including Thanks for the Music, an ABBA Tribute group; Drummer Jim Gutzman: Angela Bruch discusses Hastings Show Choir and Part 1 of our 2 part talk with Lin Warren!

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Show 18- Features Duane Oldham, HHS Pep Band Director; Part 2 of our conversation with Lin Warren and exploring music with Pat Dymacek.

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Show 19- We welcome musican Pete Rivard, Hastings Mayor Paul Hicks and hear some musical thoughts recorded at our Mobile Radio Booth.

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Show 20- Today's show features Valentine Johnson, Jr. the Hastings Jazz Bands , verse 2 with Pat Dymacek,and more stories from our mobile recording booth.

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Show #21- This show welcomes guests Cress Gackle and Nicole Warner. And a few more stories from our mobile radio booth.

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Show #22- Enjoy our tribute to Ireland show with guests flutist Lori Goetz, singer/drummer Stephen Matier and from Celtic Woman, Lisa Lambe.

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Show #23: -Guests are Alan Saunders, Cody Arndtson, Tammy Rawling, and Mikaela Vogland.

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Show #24- Our Celebration Themed Show includes the Hastings Show Choirs

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Show #25- Today's guests include Sherwin Linton and his country history with Johnny Cash. Also we visit Josh Wahlstrom and discuss drumline advancement to WGI

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Show 26- Our visit to the South Dakota Rock & Roll Induction Event- Guests include Don Fritz, Ken Hoyne, John Senn, John Mogen, Dewey Hunt, Darrell Sumner, Doris Welle, Billy Snow, and DJ Mylan Ray. Also an update on the Eagan Drumline with Josh Wahlstrom.

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Show 27- We attend the Hastings Concert Series performance of Sirens of the 60's and talk to Colleen Raye-Also on the show is Dallas Clark and musician Brian Schommer.

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Show 28- This show features Black Dirt Theater team leader Andy Langenfeld, location interviews with Riverside Company show choir members with Directors Lin Warren and Upstage Director Ryan McCoy.

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Show 29- We visit performers at the Festival of Nations , Part 2 in our talk with musician Brian Schommer and we re-visit with the Hartlanders.

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Show 30- We preview some of the acts for our BandTastic Fundraiser and hear from some well known actors that sing too!

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Show 32- Guest Jim Curry, performing the music of John Denver

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Show 33- Music with a Message- Special Guest Larry Long

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Show 34- Our Disney Music Salute with special guests Cole Spavin and Sketch Gustafson

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Show 35- Featuring guests Cody Arndtson, Sean Kelly and Julie Zeidel.

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Show #40- Guest ,Samantha Kent and highlights from Hastings Sings Finals 2014

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Show 41- Guests are Nick Fox and SSP Mayor Beth Baumann

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Show 42- Northstar Concertina Club members and Squires Band drummer Tom Colosimo

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Show 43- Features Country Artist Tim Sigler and Saxophonist Dennis Sims

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My Music Matters Radio Show on KDWA 1460 AM, Hastings,station link.

We are always looking for new musical stories for our show. If you or someone you know has an interesting musical story, please contact Kelly.

You can reach her by email at mymusicmatters@kdwa.com You can also call her- 612-202-0802.

We'd love to share unique musical experiences with our audience and find out how music touches your life. Stay tuned for more links and information to be added in the coming weeks.

Submit an idea, suggestion or comment by email to our production of My Music Matters Radio Show by clicking this link

Experience Shows, Inc.  12045 Point Douglas Dr., Hastings, MN  55033