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October 15, 2018  

#26 | J Shogren

J Shogren is a singer/songwriter out of Laramie, WY currently with 5 albums out, his latest titled “Why So Blue Bird?” He is also a community theater actor, an economics professor at the University of Wyoming, and an environmental economist and was part of a team of scientists working on climate change that won a Nobel Peace Prize.  For more information on his music, go to

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October 8, 2018  

#25 | Harland Allen

Harland Allen is a singer/songwriter and actor from Sturgis, SD. He currently is 1/2 of the award winning duo Aces and Eights Classic Country Music. He's been a professional musician and entertainer since 1977. For more information on Harland and Aces and Eights, go to

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October 1, 2018  

#24 | Andrea Von Kampen

Andrea Von Kampen is a folk singer/songwriter from Lincoln, NE. She is an NPR Tiny Desk Contest Finalist and currently sitting at over 5 million streams on Spotify. Her deft guitar work and intuitive song construction display striking maturity, and her effortless vocal delivery has been praised by Hear Nebraska as "soulful and worn-in." Her recent Midwest tour included a live session at Audiotree in Chicago. The resulting recording is now available wherever music is sold and streamed, alongside Andrea's studio EPs "Desdemona" and "Another Day." Her newest single, Portland, comes out this Friday! More information on Andrea can be found at

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September 24, 2018  

#23 | Kenny Feidler

Kenny Feidler is a singer/songwriter who describes is music as Dark Country Rock. Hailing from South Dakota, Kenny has made his way all over the US playing his original music with his band, The Cowboy Killers. You can find his music on iTunes and Spotify, where he is currently sitting at over 1 million streams in 51 countries with over 100,000 fans! For more information, find him on Facebook or at

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August 30, 2018  

#22 | Craig Winquist

Craig Winquist is a singer/songwriter out of Canton, SD. He spent several years down in Nashville, TN working as a songwriter when the streaming services for music had their birth. He has 4 albums out and is extremely passionate about songwriting and music in South Dakota. You can find one of his albums, "Hometown" on Spotify.

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August 23, 2018  

#21 | Sarah Carlson

Sarah Carlson is the Executive Director of the Historic Homestake Opera House in Lead, SD. Originally from Wakonda, SD, she moved to Lead in 2008 and joined the Opera House in 2011. She is a talented actress and skilled marketer, and extremely passionate about helping promote artists, whatever their medium, in the Black Hills. Sarah is the 2018 Lead Historic Preservation President, 2017-18 Lead Area Chamber of Commerce President, and a 2015-2017 board member of Black Hills and Badlands Tourism. For more information about the Homestake Opera House, go to

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August 17, 2018  

#20 | Daryl Stevenett

Daryl Stevenett is a singer songwriter originally from Alberta, Canada. Daryl has made his living writing jingles for many radio and TV stations, many of which are still being played today. Currently, Daryl writes books during the day and plays music in the evening. He spends his summers performing at the Nugget Saloon in Deadwood, South Dakota and spends his winters performing in Englewood, Florida. More info on Daryl can be found at

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August 8, 2018  

#19 | Scott Johnson

Scott Johnson is the father of yours truly. He's been many things in his life and the road that led him to starting my family was a long one. His is a story of beating the odds. From an unwanted birth, to adoption by alcoholics, to living on the streets and surviving anyway he could, all the way to redemption and reshaping the course of his future, and by proxy mine as well.

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July 24, 2018  

#18 | Max Hay

Max Hay is a singer-songwriter who passes through he Black Hills once or twice a year. Max tours relentlessly, playing guitar and cracking jokes from near to far. He is a common site on local music scenes all over. Playing upwards of 200 shows per year since 2008. He has entertained audiences throughout the USA, China, Brazil, Australia, and New Zealand. His travelogue includes a slew of bars, nightclubs, festivals, fairs, restaurants, Irish Pubs, and private events. Nightly performances at the World Expo 2010 in Shanghai and a 7-month stint as vocalist and multi-instrumentalist for the Australian “Sand Bar Band”. Hay grew up in Helena, MT and spent his early twenties in nearby Missoula, playing in bands; Shot in the Foot, The Two Fuggin Guys, and Front Street Guitar Army. For more information go to

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July 10, 2018  

#17 | Anthony Tripp

Anthony Tripp is a singer/songwriter from Spearfish, SD. Despite a colorful past, setbacks, and tough lessons learned, Anthony continues to shine brightly with his positive lyrical message and catchy, energetic rhythms. He’s currently working on his upcoming album (described as a stripped down Mumford and Sons meets Matisyahu). The debut album is slated for a midsummer release. For more information go to

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