1st Airing: 3/9/13
2nd Airing: 9/7/13
[two_third_last]Opening the first half of tonights show is Milwaukee based troubadour Peter Mulvey. Since the early 1990s, he has developed a strong national following in the indie folk/rock scene through his relentless touring and critically acclaimed albums. Starting his musical career in Milwaukee while at Marquette University, he honed his performing skills while traveling in Dublin, Ireland. He later spent several years in Boston, where he frequently performed in the city’s subway system. He is best known for his warmly wry songwriting and his intense percussive guitar style. He has two brothers. His older brother, Patrick, is a teacher at Woodlands School, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
In this episode’s monologue – delivered from the backstage dressing room with the one lonely little lightbulb burnin’ – Mike talks about removing his wedding ring.