Category Archives: Interviews

No Bird Sing: The intersection of spoken word, rap, and music

No Bird Sing is a local hiphop band with connections to the spoken word scene. The intersection of spoken word and music is one of those interesting things that is not often explored. Eric Blair, of No Bird Sing, is … Continue reading

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Soapboxing Interviews: Part 1

Interspersed with the other updates and interviews I’ll be doing over the next little while, you’re going to find interviews I’m conducting with members of the 2009 Soapboxing slam team, about their experiences at the National Poetry Slam. If you … Continue reading

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Les Kurkendaal, spoken word performer

So instead of just sticking with reviews, I thought Iā€™d mix it up and do an interview with a seasoned Fringe performer. Les Kurkendaal is one half of the duo performing in The Gayer Show. I asked Les some questions … Continue reading

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Hi from Seattle!

Hey folks! Seattle is great but Minnesota is HAPPENING. I’ve got a bunch of posts I’m working on, but while you’re waiting, check out El Guante’s recap of the Brave New Voices slam in Chicago. MN youth do not so … Continue reading

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MN Mic Interview: Andy Brynildson

Hi there, Minnesota Microphone Readers! It’s your friendly old pal Wonder Dave, back on MN Mic with another guest blog. I’ve had the fortune of performing multiple times at the Monday Night Comedy Show held weekly at The Beat Coffee … Continue reading

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