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Steve Richards

Born & Raised : Beaver Dam, WI - (Capricorn) Back in Oct. of 1990 I entered a contest offered on a Milwaukee radio station : "Win Your Own Hour On Our Airwaves". The contest was; Write us a letter & tell us WHY we should pick you. So...I wrote the letter & WON, and the rest, like they say, is history! Ten days later I would have my 1st radio gig. Since then I have worked in radio part time (around my full time job/s) in Beaver Dam, WI, Appleton, WI, Tuscon, AZ, and for the past 7 years, & right here in Rochester, MN. I enjoy going to concerts and supporting ((LIVE)) music, My absolute favorite, ZZ - TOP, who I've seen LIVE 27 times! Also, Little Big Town 22x, and Eric Church a whole bunch as well, plus many, many more! I enjoy my kitchen & my gas grill, growing Hungarian heirloom peppers on my deck, and playing acoustic guitar & harmonica. Working here at Quick Country is a true passion, and as thrilling & fun as it was on my first day in radio. Oh yeah, I am a proud Papa, Grand Dad, and Navy Veteran, too! LONG LIVE THE MUSIC!
photo: from twitter
photo: from twitter
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about last night….. Opry induction !!

A hearty, and well deserved CONGRATS to Little Big Town who were formally inducted in the Grand Ole Opry Fri night in Nashville. Also on hand Vince Gill, Little Jimmy Dickens and Carrie Underwood.

Good timing for YOU!

Pre-order "Pain Killer" on iTunes: http://smarturl.it/yhtsqn
http://www.littlebigtown.com

Little B

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screenshot: You Tube
screenshot: You Tube
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AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHH­HHHAAAOOOUUH

Just when I thought I've seen & heard it all.
I realize I'm just block-head radio guy and not very sophisticated, but.....what am I missing? Can someone please explain to me how this is considered ART?

I'm going to go out on a limb and say that I don't think Yoko Ono will be busting into the Nashville music scene anytime soon. -steve

ps...

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PHOTO: Travis Paulson - Rochester, MN
PHOTO: Travis Paulson - Rochester, MN
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Look Who I Ran Into Here in Rochester on Friday!

Yesterday as I was performing my duties for a local, well known landscape nursery based here in Rochester, I ran into the man depicted with me (I'm on the left) in the photo above. His name is Neal, an independently employed landscaper who sometimes helps out during peak demands in our annual Fall clean-up jobs

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Photo: Steve Richards - KWWK
Photo: Steve Richards - KWWK
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Eric Church: The Joint VIP Experience has acoustic gems

Last Tues nite (9/16) at the sold-out Target Center it was Eric Church, out on his
'The Outsiders' World Tour that teased a VIP audience of 150 of his most dedicated fans (fans willing to pay the price) prior to the 2hr 20min main event with a couple of acoustic gems, one of which was a new song that did not make the final cut of the aforementioned record

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Video – Eric Church: Behind The Scenes – The Outsiders World Tour

With an in-the-round stage, a rotating set list and an eclectic roster of opening acts, the Eric Church Outsiders Tour may just be the coolest of the year.

One thing for certain is that this coming Tues

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photo: from twitter
photo: from twitter
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For 12 days, the greatest place on Earth

For 12 days, the greatest place on Earth, right here in Minnesota!
The Minnesota State Fair
(wish we had 'smell-a-vison' here in our studio) -steve #StuckInTheStudio
#MNStateFair #StuffOnAstick #ButterSculpture #StPaul #goTWICE

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the greatest place on earth | http://quickcountry.com/for-12-days-the-great

Photo: YouTube-Screenshot-Luke Bryan IBC4ALS
Photo: YouTube-Screenshot-Luke Bryan IBC4ALS
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Ice Bucket Challenge – Country Stars Step Up for ALS

Watch country's biggest stars take the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money for ALS.
The trend shows no signs of ending anytime soon. -steve

Ice Bucket Challenge - Country Stars Step Up for ALS

Read More: Country Stars IBC 4 ALS | http://quickcountry.com/ice-bucket-challenge-

Google Earth/NASA
Google Earth/NASA
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Is That a Human on the Moon?

Sure enough, go to Google Moon and find the coordinates (27° 34' 12.83'' N, 19° 36'21.56 W) and you'll see it, too!
Here's a screenshot (added: the red arrow)
Remember the 1967 NASA image referred to as "The Shard"? A strange and very large tower type figure that appeared in one still image captured by Lunar Orbiter III (I think)

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