2018 NPR Tiny Desk Contest: Day Van Cho

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NPR Tiny Desk entry Day Van Cho is a new collaboration between Dave Posthumus and Joe Raiche in Vermillion, South Dakota.

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2018 NPR Tiny Desk Contest: The Beards

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NPR Tiny Desk entry The Beards have been described as “indie,” “alternative,” “actually something good,” and “something I would listen to again.”

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2018 NPR Tiny Desk Contest: Harland Allen

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NPR Tiny Desk entry Harland Allen is a singer-songwriter from Sturgis, South Dakota.

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2018 NPR Tiny Desk Contest: Tuthill Balloon Club

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NPR Tiny Desk entry Tuthill Balloon Club blends the styles of guitarist and singer-songwriter Mark McLaughlin with that of his sister Ann, a harpist and vocalist.

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2018 NPR Tiny Desk Contest: Buffalo Grass

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NPR Tiny Desk entry Buffalo Grass is a band from the Rapid City area that uses various blue grass instruments to play all kinds of music.

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#SDGreatRead: Darwin Wolf

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The Great American Read is a summer-long project that will delve into the 100 books that have shaped America. SDPB is asking South Dakotans from across the state to to sit down and share their favorite books with us. Darwin Wolf shares here.

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SDPB Favorite Local Tiny Desk Contestants

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A Q and A with two of our local favorite entries.

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2018 NPR Tiny Desk Contest: Aces and Eights

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NPR Tiny Desk entry, Aces & Eights, is a music trio from the Black Hills of South Dakota that is committed to bringing back the roots of country music.

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#SDGreatRead: Ann Taecker

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The Great American Read is a summer-long project that will delve into the 100 books that have shaped America. SDPB is asking South Dakotans from across the state to to sit down and share their favorite books with us. Anne Taecker shares here.

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The Chinese Exclusion Act in South Dakota

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Dismantling cultural misunderstandings and myths has become an important mission for the Wong family.

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Eliza Blue "South Dakota, 1st of May"

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Eliza Blue and friends celebrated the release of the title track from her upcoming new album, "South Dakota, 1st of May," at the SDPB Black Hills Studios in Rapid City. Here, Eliza plays a different version of the song, accompanied by Jami Lynn, Anna Robins and Justin Seim.

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Little Women: Here’s Richness

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The endurance of a deceptively simple classic.

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James "JJ" Janis want people to see beyond the chair.

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"The Chair is Not Me" invites people to listen to, and learn from, diversely abled people.

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Postcard from the Prairie: Walking Into the Wind

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Eliza Blue finds a muse in the ceaseless wind of the South Dakota prairie.

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#SDGreatRead: Lindy Obach

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The Great American Read is a summer-long project that will delve into the 100 books that have shaped America. SDPB is asking South Dakotans from across the state to to sit down and share their favorite books with us. Lindy Obach brought her favorite book, My Antonia, to The Moth in Sioux Falls.

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