Minnesota Connected reported
a few weeks back about the upcoming Common Man documentary I am co-producing. A production crew teamed up with Common and his show producer Brandon Mileski (TennaB) at WCCO's television studios to film a brief teaser trailer for the documentary. Now that teaser is finished for the viewing pleasure of all -- but the teaser is just the beginning of a much bigger goal, a goal to produce a full-fledged, feature-length documentary on KFAN's beloved radio host.
My producing partner, Gregg Holtgrewe,...!--more-->
It's 12:00 noon in the Twin Cities. You’re tuned to 100.3 on your FM radio dial.
The late Paul Harvey issues a sternly-worded warning against mediocrity and its inevitable consequences, as the opening horns of Copland's "Fanfare for the Common Man" bellow
through the speakers.
The rousing rendition serves as a familiar sign that tomfoolery, courtesy of the “Radio Romeo,” is approaching — it’s a warning to anyone listening that there is likely skullduggery ahead.
If you've never heard the show, everything before this sentence might sound a bit strange. But for fans accustomed to the...!--more-->
In the college basketball world — and in office cubicle farms across America — March Madness is underway. Tens of millions of workers pretend to be working while filling out brackets in the pursuit of cash prizes and bragging rights amongst their friends and coworkers.
Local Minnesota sports radio station KFAN (FM 100.3) devised a creative bracket...