Andrea Swensson Named New Host of ‘The Local Show’ On KCMP/Minneapolis
November 10, 2015 at 11:36 AM (PT)
MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO Triple A KCMP (THE CURRENT/)MINNEAPOLIS has named ANDREA SWENSSON, music reporter and voice of the Local Current blog, the new host and producer of THE LOCAL SHOW, effective JANUARY 10th, 2016.
In the interim, a mix of CURRENT personalities will host the show through the end of 2015. It airs SUNDAYS, 6-8p.
“We are excited to have ANDREA on board as host and producer of THE LOCAL SHOW,” said MD DAVID SAFAR. “Over the last four years, ANDREA has played a vital role in expanding our coverage of MINNESOTA’s burgeoning music scene. From her napkin sketches and detailed post-show dispatches from PAISLEY PARK to her most recent work with “The O.K. Show” podcast, she has connected audiences with our local music community in deep and meaningful ways.”