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4/6/14 Steele Talkin': Center Stage
April 7, 2014
This weeks guests include Jazz singer Connie Evington, critic Rohan Preston, manager Ray McCall, and actors Gary Briggle and Molly Sue McDonald.
4/6/14 Steele Talkin': Mom and Michael Hour
April 7, 2014
What's in a name when it comes to your car? Plus, Jearlyn & Michael discuss the deeper meaning of "Captain America: The Winter Soldier."
4/6/14 Steele Talkin': Groves Gala
April 7, 2014
The 37th annual gala for the Groves Academy will take place on April 12th. Head of School John Alexander previews the event & tells us more about the school.
3/30/14 Steele Talkin': Center Stage
March 31, 2014
This week's guests: critic Rohan Preston, singer Claudia Schmidt, comedian Ryan Stout, the cast of "Steel Magnolias," & Susana DePalma of Zorongo Flamenco.
3/30/14 Steele Talkin': Mom and Michael Hour
March 31, 2014
Does Michael have "bougie allergies?" Should he work toward opening up a business to decipher "momspeak?" Plus, Mike's review of "Noah."
3/23/14 Steele Talkin': Mom and Michael Hour
March 24, 2014
Michael returns for the full hour, discussing his career path, the recent CA earthquake, and give his reviews of "Muppets: Most Wanted" and "Divergent."
3/23/14 Steele Talkin': Center Stage
March 24, 2014
This week's guests: actress Claire Wellin; Star Trib critic Rohan Preston; musician Jimmie Vaughn; actor Alvin Crawford; actor Brandon Brooks.
3/23/14 Steele Talkin': Tip of the Wage Iceburg
March 24, 2014
Minimum wage continues to be a hot button topic. Dan McElroy, head of Hospitality MN, explains how it affects the service industry.
3/16/14 - Steele Talkin': Mom and Michael (Half-)Hour
March 17, 2014
After a lengthy absence, Michael Battle makes has long-awaited return to Steele Talkin'. Along with an update on the glorious SoCal weather, he offers his reviews of "300: Rise of an Empire" and "Non-Stop."
3/16/14 - Steele Talkin': Center Stage
March 17, 2014
As always, Jearlyn hosts a packed show on the area's entertainment scene. Star Trib critic Rohan Preston reviews several shows on Twin Cities stages. Also, Jearlyn speaks with musician Kate Moore of the musical group Finn (Thurs., Mar. 20th at the Dakota), Russ Born of the Minneapolis Commodores (Sat., Mar. 22nd at Bethel University's Benson Great
3/9/14 - Steele Talkin': Center Stage
March 10, 2014
Joining Jearlyn for this week's look at the Twin Cities' entertainment scene are author Ridley Pearson ("Peter and the Starcatcher", Mar. 11th-16th at the Orpheum), Star Trib lead theatre critic Rohan Preston, JazzMN Orchestra founder Doug Snapp (with the New York Voices, Sun., Mar 16th, Hopkins H.S.), members of the Young Artists Initiat
3/2/14 - Steele Talkin': 10 PM Hour
March 3, 2014
A federal judge has recently questioned the legality of Minnesota's sex offender program. Why might this program be unconstitutional? What is being done to change that? Attorney Ryan Magnus is part of a task force to improve the program. He tells us how they plan to do it. Then, Morning Show host had the chance to catch up with Bill Pohlad, who's l
3/2/14 - Steele Talkin': Center Stage
March 3, 2014
It's a packed show this week, with special guests writer Bruce Arntson ("Doyle and Debbie Show", New Century Theater until May 11th), Star Tribune lead theatre critic Rohan Preston (reviews "The Sun Serpent" & "Gidion's Knot"), musician Tommy Vee (new album "The Adobe Sessions), musician John Gorka (new album
3/2/14 - Steele Talkin': 8 PM Hour
March 3, 2014
While much of the focus regarding problematic drug use edges toward illegal narcotics, the issue of pharmaceutical drug overuse is one that concerns many. Author Judy Foreman addresses that topic in her new book, "A Nation In Pain." Then, March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month. There are several events in the area that will increase our awareness ab
3/2/14 - Steele Talkin': 7 PM Hour
March 3, 2014
Jearlyn has a rare Sunday night away from the mic, so sistah girlfriend Susie Jones steps in to host this week. The state's 2014 legislative session got underway this week, and TPT political reporter Mary LaHammer gives us an early update on the progress. Then, a new documentary about the practice of hunting wolves is starting to create a bit of buzz.
2/16/14 - Steele Talkin': Mom and Michael Hour
February 17, 2014
Has the middle class changed, or has society changed around it? We go into the R&B Wayback machine. Jearlyn and Michael pour over the lyrics to Lorde's big hit. Plus, Michael gives us his review of the new "Robocop."
2/16/14 - Steele Talkin': Turn It Down, Bright Eyes
February 17, 2014
In an age where televisions, computers, and smartphones in every aspect of our lives, what's the impact on how we see those pixels? With many of us staring at screens for several hours a day, our eyesight could become more and more of an issue. Jearlyn speaks with optometrist Dr. Russell Osnes about the impacts.
2/16/14 - Steele Talkin': Center Stage
February 17, 2014
Local favorite Jeremy Messersmith is about to slide down I-35 to play at the annual South By Southwet festival. But before he does he stops by to talk with Jearlyn about his new CD and his upcoming shows at First Avenue (Feb. 21st & 22nd). Star Trib critic Rohan Preston reviews "A Snowplow Named Desire," the latest offering from the Brave New W
2/9/14 - Steele Talkin': The Bonds of Loveliness
February 10, 2014
Valentine's Day is this coming Friday, and love is in the air. But does the ultimate love make for, or lead to, the ultimate marriage? Relationship columnist Dave Singleton joins the program to discuss whether the institution of Marriage might have less importance now than it used to.
2/9/14 - Steele Talkin': Mom and Michael Hour
February 10, 2014
The Winter Olympics are underway. What events are Jearlyn and Michael watching? Plus, how much Reality TV does Mr. Battle REALLY watch? Then, the rainclouds open up (for a brief weekend) over California. And we hear what Michael think about "The LEGO Movie."
2/9/14 - Steele Talkin': Center Stage
February 10, 2014
He is a part of the one of the biggest acts of the late 90s. Now, 98 Degrees member Jeff Timmons is also part of another act that's making women swoon. He talks about the "Men of the Strip" performance coming to Minneapolis on Valentine's Day (Mill City Nights). Star Trib critic Rohan Preston reviews a busy week ("Rennie Harris Purem
2/2/14 - Steele Talkin': Mom and Michael Hour
February 3, 2014
It the night of the Big Game, and all over America, people are partying in celebration of the NFL's showcase game. But what happens when the game isn't really THAT close? Then, what did Michael think of the film "That Awkward Moment"?
2/2/14 - Steele Talkin': Center Stage
February 3, 2014
The Guthrie Theatre didn't have the best 2013. However, with the start of the 2014 season just two weeks away, a new grant has them trending upward. Artistic director Joe Dowling talks about how the theatre is gearing up for the new year. Star Trib critic Rohan Preston discusses a slight changing of the guard when it comes to the area's theatre sta
1/26/14 - Steele Talkin': Center Stage
January 27, 2014
The Music Man is returning to stages all over the Twin Cities...but with a twist. Aimee Bryant plays Marian the Librarian in the show and tells us what to expect. Star Tribune critic Rohan Preston reviews Patti LaBelle's return to the metro area. Then, it's the story of Cinderella told in a different backdrop. Director Diogo Lopes and co-artistic d
1/26/14 - Steele Talkin': Mom and Michael Hour
January 27, 2014
It's Grammy night, and our hosts go through the winners at music's biggest event. Plus, is Jearlyn a criminal in spirit?