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ROCKIN' 101 MINNESOTA HOMEGROWN
Attn: Tim Ryan
PO Box 366
1010 2nd Street North
Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
Minnesota has a TON of very talented bands. Every month Minnesota
Homegrown will highlight one of those local favorites. As music fans
who support the local music scene, simply vote for one of the five choices
in the right hand column. You can vote ONCE PER DAY.
The band who has the most votes during the month will kick off Minnesota
Homegrown for every show of that month. We'll also highlight the
band right here at Rockin101 - dot - com.
Top non-winning band will carry though to the next month's voting.
NOTE: Bands can only carry over one month.
Qualified band should have enough material for a month of airplay on
October 7, 2018
Slave Raider "Backstabbin'"
Conditioned Response "Lies In The Dark"
Dropping Daylight "Brace Yourself"
The Midnight Evils "Sonic Demon"
Impaler "Teenage Frankenstein" (Alice Cooper Cover)
Flipp "I Don't Care"
20 Dollar Love "Unholy Roller"
The Replacements "Can't Hardly Wait"
Swing Set "Runaway"
Fastest Turbo Fire Engine "Two Ton Heavy Thing"
Mars To Mercury "Mechanical Failure (If I Break
Seventh Calling "Dark Angel"
Powermad "Absolute Power"
Skywind "Sunny Day Believer"
Trip Shakespeare "Toolmaster Of Brainerd"
Limited Warranty "This Is Serious"
12 Rods "Repeat"
September 30, 2018
Divide The Fall "Stay" (Zedd f. Alessia Cara -
Dividing Eden "Forever"
Blue Felix "Something More"
False Floor "Dust And Bones"
The Von Tramps "Get Gone"
Interview: Code Red Riot
Down And Above "Molasses"
Epic Hero "Stars"
AUGUST 2018 MN HOMEGROWN BAND OF THE MONTH
Ryan Bachman- Vocals & guitars
Anthony Gore- Drums & vocals
Andy Battcher- Bass guitars
Tim Barbeau - Guitars
The Porno Wolves are a premium blend of blues, psychedelia, sex appeal and
rock Ďní roll. The four-piece has erected their authentic sound on a
foundation of musicianship and the classic rock canon. Fuzzed out leads,
complex riffs, thought provoking lyrics, dense harmonies, and driving
Brought together by their mutual love for rock Ďní roll, the band began
putting together material for their first record. Shine Like Gold,
released in 2015, was the first concentrated effort by the Porno Wolves
that not only solidified the groupís artistic direction, but also put them
on the local map. Musically, the album plays with the idea of light and
dark, moving from up-tempo rock Ďní roll to stoner rock and heartfelt
ballads. Skipping the studio, the Porno Wolves second album Young Moon
Rising: Live was recorded live at the intimate 331 Club in Minneapolis.
Showcasing the bandís live presence, the album contains live versions of
tracks from Shine Like Gold as well as new material.
Creating some serious local buzz after the release of Young Moon Rising:
Live the band garnered strong local support in the Twin Cities, from fans
and local radio. Less than six months later the Porno Wolves were back in
the studio working on their third album, Renegades. The album was produced
by producer and engineer Tim Barbeau and mastered with Ed Ackerson at
Flowers Studio in Minneapolis. Renegades is a refinement of the Porno
Wolves sound. The album is a collection of danceable tracks featuring
striking guitar riffs and thunderous drums. Recommended listening at peak