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Centerstage Minnesota: Booka Michel of Booka and the Flaming Geckos talks to Charlie Pulkrabek

From: Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE
Series: Centerstage MN
Length: 59:00

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Founder and owner of Loudhouse Records of Austin, Texas Booka Michel is a native of Grand Rapids. The last two projects for Booka and the Flaming Geckos" have been soundtracks for the movies "The Not So Meaningful Songs In the Life of Jeremy Fink," and "Baghdad Texas." He still spends a couple months during summer at his cabin on an area lake. Last time Booka was in the area he came into Northern Community Radio's studios in Grand Rapids to talk about his musical path, and some of his recent projects.

Music_roundup14_small Founder and owner of Loudhouse Records of Austin, Texas Booka Michel is a native of Grand Rapids. The last two projects for Booka and the Flaming Geckos" have been soundtracks for the movies "The Not So Meaningful Songs In the Life of Jeremy Fink," and "Baghdad Texas." He still spends a couple months during summer at his cabin on an area lake. Last time Booka was in the area he came into Northern Community Radio's studios in Grand Rapids to talk about his musical path, and some of his recent projects.

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