Supaman, also featuring Trampled by Turtles

Radio air date: June 27, 2020

About This Episode

“Supaman” is Christian Takes Gun Parrish, a Apsáalooke Native American dancer and innovative hip hop artist who has dedicated his life to empowering and spreading a message of hope and faith through hip hop music. Christian’s presentation combines Native American and urban hip hop cultures, dazzling audiences and captivating listeners. We’ll also catch a few songs by Trampled by Turtles toward the end.

Dave Simonett formed Trampled by Turtles in Duluth, Minnesota in 2003. Simonett had lost most of his music gear to thieves. Left with only an acoustic guitar, he began a new band, inspired by bluegrass, folk, and other genres that didn’t rely on amplification. Nine albums later they have had several Billboard hits and appeared at many major bluegrass, folk, and rock festivals.

About Michael Perry

Michael Perry is a New York Times bestselling author, humorist and radio show host from New Auburn, Wisconsin.

Perry’s bestselling memoirs include Population 485, Truck: A Love Story, Coop, and Visiting Tom, and his latest, Montaigne in Barn Boots: An Amateur Ambles Through Philosophy. His first book for young readers, The Scavengers, was published in 2014 and first novel for adult readers, The Jesus Cow, was published in May of 2015.

Raised on a small Midwestern dairy farm, Perry put himself through nursing school while working on a ranch in Wyoming, then wandered into writing. He lives with his wife and two daughters in rural Wisconsin, where he serves on the local volunteer fire and rescue service and is an intermittent pig farmer. He hosts the nationally-syndicated “Tent Show Radio,” performs widely as a humorist, and tours with his band the Long Beds (currently recording their third album for Amble Down Records). He has recorded three live humor albums including Never Stand Behind A Sneezing Cow and The Clodhopper Monologues.

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