The Weekend Starts Now: Reed Fischer from Go 96.3

Isabel Subtil / Heavy Table
Isabel Subtil / Heavy Table

The Weekend Starts Now taped its twelfth show at the Chef Shack Ranch on Monday, Aug. 17.

This weekly podcast is a joint project of the Heavy Table and Secrets of the City, and it covers art, music, food, drink, culture, and more in the Upper Midwest.

You can follow and listen to the show on Soundcloud, or play the show by following the links below. And you can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.

Becca Dilley Photography
Becca Dilley Photography

Our podcast is brought to you by Annie B’s Popcorn and Caramels. Annie B’s has been handcrafting caramels and popcorn in small batches since 1978. Their products are all-natural, gluten-free, and made in Minnesota.

Hear the whole episode here … (We’re no longer breaking the show out into individual segment files, but we’ll keep listing them so you can preview what’s on tap.)

SEGMENT 1: INTRODUCTION

Taylor and James talk about Wet Hot American Summer.

SEGMENT 2: REED FISCHER FROM Go 96.3

We talk with the editorial producer of the hot new radio station Go 96.3 about DJs, playlists, festivals, and more.

SEGMENT 3: ANNIE D’SOUZA FROM THE MIDWESTIVAL

All about the hot new site / movement / brand presence The Midwestival, with its founder Annie D’Souza.

SEGMENT 4: YOUR WEEKEND PLANS

Andrew WK, Rails and Ale, and more.

Isabel Subtil / Heavy Table
Isabel Subtil / Heavy Table

By James Norton

James Norton is editor and co-founder of the Heavy Table. He is also the co-author of Lake Superior Flavors, the co-author of a book about Wisconsin’s master cheesemakers, and a regular on-air contributor to Minnesota Public Radio.