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Red Wing Republican Eagle: All tuned up

on September 13, 2014 - 11:48am

Red Wing Republican Eagle covers Mr. B's Joybox Express Mississippi River Road Ride

September 13, 2014

http://www.republican-eagle.com/content/all-tuned

 

KAXE's On The River with Mark Braun & Sam Genson

on September 4, 2014 - 9:09am

By: 91.7 KAXE, 90.5 KBXE (89.9/103.9)  -  09/04/2014
Boogie-woogie and blues pianist Mark Braun and Joybox Express Band Drummer, Sam Genson, sit down with KAXE's On The River program to discuss their visit to Bemidji, MN and the Mr. B's Joybox Express Mississippi River Road Ride.

Listen to the conversation here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5w5LcdP2w3xWFQ0aTJtdUdaTUE/edit?usp=sharing

Have Piano, Will Travel: Mr. B's Epic Bicycle Adventure

on September 4, 2014 - 8:54am

By: Robin Lloyd  /  88.5 KPLU  -  08/29/2014
A different type of train will be rollin' through Bemidji this week.

Boogie-woogie and blues pianist Mark Braun (a.k.a. Mr. B) has fond memories of touring in the Pacific Northwest. KPLU has played his recordings for more than 20 years. I've followed Mr. B for some time, because there's not much I like better than his style of piano playing, the music that came up from New Orleans and the Mississippi Delta.

What I didn't know about him until recently is that...

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Rollin' and rockin' down the River Road

on September 4, 2014 - 8:48am

By: Matt Cory /  The Bemidji Pioneer  -  08/31/2014
A different type of train will be rollin' through Bemidji this week.

On Tuesday and Wednesday, Mr. B's Joybox Express will stop in town as it makes its way on a 2,000-mile journey through towns along the Mississippi River. However, this is no train of steel and box cars, rather one of pedals and bike tires. And piano keys.

Read the rest here: http://www.bemidjipioneer.com/content/rollin-and-rockin-down-river-road

Mr. B's Joybox Express Begins A 2,000 Mile Mississippi River Road Ride

on September 4, 2014 - 8:39am

By: David Fair /  89.1 WEMU  -  09/01/2014
Drawing on the powerful time-honored tradition of traveling shows,  Mr. B’s "Joybox Express" will ride the Blues Highway beginning today and running through December.

Listen to the interview here: http://wemu.org/post/mr-bs-joybox-express-begins-2000-mile-mississippi-river-road-ride

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