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The Weekend Starts Now, S2 Ep 7: RT Rybak + Lebo Moore + Joe Hatch-Surisook

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The Weekend Starts Now podcast taped the seventh show of its second season at Indeed Brewing Company‘s Ox Room on Tuesday, May 24. This weekly podcast is a joint project of the Heavy Table and Secrets of the City, and it covers art, music, food, drink, culture, and more in the Upper Midwest.

Join us Tuesday, June 7 at Indeed for our next taping session featuring beer, smart conversation, and great guests.

You can follow and listen to the show on Soundcloud, or play the show by following the links below. And you can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes. Hear the whole episode here!

The Weekend Starts Now is brought to you by Indeed Brewing Company. Indeed Brewing Company cultivates an artfully eclectic lineup of distinctive flagship beers, well-loved seasonal releases, and adventurous specialty brews from the heart of Northeast Minneapolis. Indeed Brewing: We’re not just brewing beer, We’re crafting experiences. We are thirsty creatures, Indeed. There’s more to explore atwww.indeedbrewing.com.

SEGMENT 1: INTRODUCTION
Wherein James and Taylor talk about the recent implosion of the crudo market.

SEGMENT 2: MINNEAPOLIS MAYOR EMERITUS R.T. RYBAK
The former Minneapolis mayor talks food, racial divides, and his new book, Pothole Confidential.

SEGMENT 3: LEBO MOORE AND JOE HATCH-SURISOOK
Lebo Moore of Big River Farms talks about some new crops her team is growing, and Chef Joe Hatch-Surisook of Sen Yai Sen Lek talks about how’re they’re used in the kitchen. Plus: food!

SEGMENT 4:  YOUR WEEKEND STARTS NOW
The Uptown Theater celebrates 100 years, Artcrank at Fulton, the Lit Crawl, and other ways to make your weekend great.


The Weekend Starts Now, S2 Ep6: Butch Roy + Astronomique + Skye Rossi

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The Weekend Starts Now podcast taped the sixth show of its second season at Indeed Brewing Company‘s Ox Room on Tuesday, May 10! This weekly podcast is a joint project of the Heavy Table and Secrets of the City, and it covers art, music, food, drink, culture, and more in the Upper Midwest. Hear the whole episode here!

Join us Tuesday, June 7 at Indeed for our next taping session featuring beer, smart conversation, and great guests.And you can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.

The Weekend Starts Now is brought to you by Indeed Brewing Company. Indeed Brewing Company cultivates an artfully eclectic lineup of distinctive flagship beers, well-loved seasonal releases, and adventurous specialty brews from the heart of Northeast Minneapolis. Indeed Brewing: We’re not just brewing beer, We’re crafting experiences. We are thirsty creatures, Indeed. There’s more to explore at indeedbrewing.com.

SEGMENT 1: INTRODUCTION
Wherein James talks about the home-price-boosting features he’d most like to see (e.g. Tiki bar, in-counter deep fryer, etc.).

SEGMENT 2: BUTCH ROY FROM HUGE THEATER
HUGE Theater co-founder Butch Roy talks improv, comedy, and art.

SEGMENT 3: ASTRONOMIQUE
Increasingly hot local band Astronomique talks about their new EP and their New-Wave-informed sound.

SEGMENT 4: SKYE ROSSI OF RHYMESAYERS
The guys talk to Skye Rossi, CFO of the nationally known Rhymesayers indie hip hop record label.

SEGMENT 5: YOUR WEEKEND STARTS NOW
Weekend picks and events including Sergio Mendes at the Dakota, the Memory Lanes block party, and more.

Our podcast is also brought to you by Annie B’s Popcorn and Caramels. Annie B’s, making handcrafted caramels and popcorn right here in Minnesota since 1978. Enter the promocode “Weekend” at anniebs.com to take 20 percent off your order!


The Weekend Starts Now, S2 Ep5: Tom Whisenand + Arik “The Anarchist” Cannon

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The Weekend Starts Now podcast taped the fifth show of its second season at Indeed Brewing Company‘s Ox Room on Tuesday, May 10. This weekly podcast is a joint project of the Heavy Table and Secrets of the City, and it covers art, music, food, drink, culture, and more in the Upper Midwest.

Join us Tuesday, May 24 at Indeed for our next taping session featuring beer, smart conversation, former Minneapolis mayor R.T. Rybak, and the occasional non sequitur.

You can follow and listen to the show on Soundcloud, or play the show by following the links below. And you can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes. Hear the whole episode here!

The Weekend Starts Now is brought to you by Indeed Brewing Company. Indeed Brewing Company cultivates an artfully eclectic lineup of distinctive flagship beers, well-loved seasonal releases, and adventurous specialty brews from the heart of Northeast Minneapolis. Indeed Brewing: We’re not just brewing beer, We’re crafting experiences. We are thirsty creatures, Indeed. There’s more to explore at indeedbrewing.com.

SEGMENT 1: INTRODUCTION
Wherein James expands upon a recent column about the damned millennials and all their hang-ups vis-à-vis classic restaurant hospitality.

SEGMENT 2: TOM WHISENAND OF INDEED BREWING
Indeed Brewing co-founder Tom Whisenand joins us to talk brews and craft beer culture in the greater metro.

SEGMENT 3: ARIK CANNON FROM F1RST WRESTLING
Wrestling impresario Arik Cannon of F1rst Wrestling talks about the grass roots of the art form—and business—that is pro wrestling.

SEGMENT 4: YOUR WEEKEND STARTS NOW
Weekend picks and events including Art-A-Whirl and Water Bar.

Our podcast is also brought to you by Annie B’s Popcorn and Caramels. Annie B’s, making handcrafted caramels and popcorn right here in Minnesota since 1978. Enter the promocode “Weekend” at anniebs.com to take 20 percent off your order!


The Weekend Starts Now, S2 Ep4: Terrence Payne + Brendan Bujold

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The Weekend Starts Now podcast taped the fourth show of its second season at Indeed Brewing Company‘s Ox Room on Tuesday, April 26.

Join us Tuesday, May 24 at Indeed for our next taping session featuring beer, smart conversation, former Minneapolis mayor R.T. Rybak, and the occasional non sequitur.

This weekly podcast is a joint project of the Heavy Table and Secrets of the City, and it covers art, music, food, drink, culture, and more in the Upper Midwest.

You can follow and listen to the show on Soundcloud, or play the show by following the links below. And you can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes. Hear the whole episode here!

The Weekend Starts Now is brought to you by Indeed Brewing Company. Indeed Brewing Company cultivates an artfully eclectic lineup of distinctive flagship beers, well-loved seasonal releases, and adventurous specialty brews from the heart of Northeast Minneapolis. Indeed Brewing: We’re not just brewing beer, We’re crafting experiences. We are thirsty creatures, Indeed. There’s more to explore at indeedbrewing.com.

SEGMENT 1: INTRODUCTION
Thoughts on the Hi-Lo Diner and how a restaurant can change a neighborhood.

SEGMENT 2: TERRENCE PAYNE OF ROSALUX GALLERY
In 2002 Terrence Payne founded an artist collective called Rosalux Gallery. Since then, he’s become a mainstay of the local scene.

SEGMENT 3: BRENDAN BUJOLD OF THE MILL CITY SUMMER OPERA
Brendan Bujold is with the wildly popular Mill City Summer Opera, an innovative and world-class opera held in nontraditional venues that was founded with a vision to provide top-quality opera in a casual outdoor setting.

SEGMENT 4: YOUR WEEKEND STARTS NOW
Weekend picks and events including Midway Contemporary Art’s 12th Annual Benefit, Peepshow at Rosalux, and Best of the Wurst at Social Cideworks.

Our podcast is also brought to you by Annie B’s Popcorn and Caramels. Annie B’s, making handcrafted caramels and popcorn right here in Minnesota since 1978. Enter the promocode “Weekend” at anniebs.com to take 20 percent off your order!


The Weekend Starts Now: Join Us at Indeed Brewing on Tuesday

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Ever want to check out a private party in Indeed Brewing‘s new and fully stocked tap room? Well join us this Tuesday night (tomorrow) in The Ox Room as we record upcoming episodes of our podcast The Weekend Starts Now. It’s free to attend!

We’ll be taping episodes 5 & 6, which will be full of fantastic guest. Stop in to hear interviews with Arik “The Anarchist” Cannon from F1rst Wrestling, HUGE Improv Theater Executive Director Butch Roy, Soundset co-organizer Skye Rossi of Rhymesayers Entertainment, and other luminaries of the MPLS + STPL arts and culture scene. What a lineup! If you’ve never heard it before, get caught up on our soundcloud page.