Minnesota Musicians

Warm up with some hot music every Friday afternoon at 2:00 (and a repeat at 10:00).

John Bauer

Minnesota artist Courtney Yasmineh started writing songs in her teens. Now, a few decades later, she's traveling the world as a singer, songwriter, and now, novelist. It's a long way from finding her way through a difficult childhood to a successful career as an artist, but Courtney's making it happen.

David Shankbone

You can work with RuPaul, take flight with Humbird, and sing along with Lipps, Inc. in the most recent Centerstage Minnesota. Listen each week at 2 and 10 for two hours of Minnesota-made music in all genres. Follow along on social media and join the conversation at #kaxemusic. Hear the Dec. 1st show by clicking this link (PRX).

Mark Olson co-founded the Jayhawks, considered by many to be one of the most influential bands of the 1980s and beyond.

It's just one of the 28 bands played recently on Centerstage Minnesota, but Ipso Facto deserves recognition for more than 30 years, through two kidney transplants, all while sharing the stage as brothers.

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