The Roadhouse

Series produced by WTIP

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Image by: courtesy Buck Benson 

The Roadhouse is an interview and music program that airs live every Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. to kick off the weekend.

WTIP's The Roadhoue is two hours packed with insightful interviews, weekend happenings, local features and toe-tapping music. You never know quite what to expect on the Roadhouse! Funding is provided in part by the MN Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund.


751 Pieces

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WTIP's Bob Carter spoke recently with Dr. Anthony King, research assistant professor of psychiatry at the University of Michigan, about his recent ...

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  • Added: May 14, 2013
  • Length: 20:36
  • Purchases: 1
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Minneapolis author Sarah Stonich joined WTIP's Bob Carter May 10 to chat about her new book, "Vacationland," a portrait of an old fishing resort in...

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  • Added: May 13, 2013
  • Length: 20:03
  • Purchases: 1
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WTIP's Buck Benson spoke May 3 with Dmitry Orlov, author of the award-winning book "Reinventing Collapse: The Soviet Example and American Prospect...

  • Added: May 07, 2013
  • Length: 23:10
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WTIP's Ann Possis spoke May 3 with Erin Stojan Ruccolo of Fresh Energy, and Amanda Bilek of the Great Plains Institute, about the outlook for renew...

  • Added: May 07, 2013
  • Length: 19:37
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WTIP's Buck Benson welcomed Duluth News-Tribune outdoors editor Sam Cook to The Roadhouse May 3, where they talked about fishing openers past and p...

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  • Added: May 07, 2013
  • Length: 23:28
  • Purchases: 1
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WTIP's Bob Carter spoke recently with Dr. Lorena M. Rios Mendoza, a scientist at the University of Wisconsin-Superior, about her research into poll...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2013
  • Length: 15:42
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WTIP's Bob Carter chatted recently with singer-songwriter Lucy Kaplansky. She, along with John Gorka and Eliza Gilkyson, make up the folk trio Red ...

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  • Added: Apr 29, 2013
  • Length: 18:11
  • Purchases: 1
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WTIP's Buck Benson chatted recently with Twin Cities businessman Anton Jachim, inventor of the Arctic Flight, an articulated stand for the iPad tha...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2013
  • Length: 15:26
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WTIP's Bob Carter chatted recently with Jeff Miller, producer of the new indie horror movie, "Axe Giant: The Wrath of Paul Bunyan." Why didn't anyo...

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  • Added: Apr 26, 2013
  • Length: 15:47
  • Purchases: 2
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WTIP's Buck Benson spoke Apr. 19 with Amy Kober, senior director of communications at American Rivers. They just released their annual report on Am...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2013
  • Length: 14:11
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WTIP's Bob Carter & Buck Benson welcomed Jim Ohlschmidt, along with local musician Gordon Thorne, to The Roadhouse Apr. 12. Jim was in Cook County ...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2013
  • Length: 28:15
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WTIP's Buck Benson chatted recently with Linden Wolbert, who quit her full-time job a few years back to be a professional mermaid. With skills in f...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2013
  • Length: 18:18
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WTIP's Cathy Quinn spoke recently with Peter Smerud, executive director of Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center, in Finland, Minn., about the p...

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  • Added: Apr 17, 2013
  • Length: 16:48
  • Purchases: 2
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Carl Lennertz, executive director of World Book Night U.S., spoke with WTIP's Buck Benson Mar. 29 about World Book Night, held April 23 each year. ...

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  • Added: Apr 02, 2013
  • Length: 17:10
  • Purchases: 1
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WTIP's Ann Possis spoke Mar. 29 with Prof. Dale Carpenter of the U of MN Law School, an expert in the areas of constitutional law and sexual orient...

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  • Added: Apr 02, 2013
  • Length: 16:16
  • Purchases: 1
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WTIP's Dave Seaton chatted recently with the delightful Mary Roach, author of quirky science books like "Stiff," "Bonk," and "Packing for Mars." H...

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  • Added: Mar 30, 2013
  • Length: 22:04
  • Purchases: 1
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WTIP's Buck Benson spoke Mar. 22 with Dr. Rachel Markwald, sleep expert and lead author of a recent study from the U of CO, Boulder, showing that ...

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  • Added: Mar 26, 2013
  • Length: 15:53
  • Purchases: 1
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WTIP's Cathy Quinn welcomed Inuit throat singers Nina Segalowitz & Lydia Etok to Studio A Mar. 15 for conversation, laughter, and demos of the trad...

  • Added: Mar 19, 2013
  • Length: 18:50
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Filmmaker Emily Haddad joined WTIP's Ann Possis during Women's History Month to talk about her latest documentary, "Girl from Birch Creek," the ins...

  • Added: Mar 19, 2013
  • Length: 12:59
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WTIP's Ann Possis spoke Mar. 15 with Dr. Mark Pereira, professor of epidemiology & community health at the U of MN School of Public Health, about a...

  • Added: Mar 19, 2013
  • Length: 09:52