Moment in Sound

Moment In Sound With Tommy Edwin

Sep 28, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... September 28. 2018 Show 432 Hour 1

Tommy Edwin is a Brookings-based songwriter and performer, he just has released a new CD of acoustic demos called Fade to Memory.  Edwin plays the 6-string and 12-string guitar and harmonica.  He's also into "Dylanology."

Edwin is playing tonight and Saturday at 8:00 p.m. at Paramount Cocktail Lounge in Sioux Falls.  He joined In The Moment at SDPB's Sioux Falls studio for Moment in Sound.

Moment In Sound With Hank Harris

Sep 27, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... September 27. 2018 Show 431 Hour 2

Hank Harris releases a new CD titled "Tiny Person." He plays Bros Brasserie Friday and Saturday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. in Sioux Falls.

But first he joined In The Moment in the Sioux Falls Studios for Moment in Sound. The new album features Hank's signature songwriting, with lush, richly informed layers and evocative lyrics.

Chris Laughery

In The Moment ... September 14 2018 Show 422 Hour 1

Jami Lynn and Eliza Blue make up The Nesters. They found each other via the internet and have not looked back. They continue to collaborate togther bringing many fine music. Today, they were in the Leo P. Flynn Gallery at the SDPB downtown Sioux Falls studio.

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... September 7, 2018 Show 417 Hour 1

Denham McDermott is a South Dakota musician who didn't plan on becoming a musician until another local group showed him it was possible. His debut album "Diaries of Distress" launched in January.

The Sioux Falls Argus Leader named him one of the "10 Sioux Falls Bands You Need to Listen to Right Now." He performs throughout the region this fall with shows in Mitchell, Rapid City, Sioux City, Aberdeen, and Brookings.

Today Denham joined In The Moment at the SDPB Sioux Falls studio for Moment in Sound.

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... August 27, 2018 Show 409 Hour 2

Some of the best, and worst, experiences in life can be turned into song.

Today for Moment in Sound we welcomed Reverend Hylton.

The Atlanta-based songwriter is in South Dakota this week for performances at Parker's Bistro in Sioux Falls  and Firehouse Brewing in Rapid City.   

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... August 22, 2018 Show 406 Hour 2

Eric Holm's new album is set to release this fall. He calls his musical genre "Queer Leftist Country" and the new album is called Dolly & Jesus. 

Eric Holm joins us in the SDPB Sioux Falls studio for Moment in Sound. 

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... August 17, 2018 Show 403 Hour 1

Jasmine Cain has received several Nashville Industry Music Awards including Artist of the Year and Best Live Rock Performer.  She's a native of Sturgis - and through five albums she has paved the way for female rock artists in the motorcycle culture.  

The band will perform at The Thirsty Duck tonight and tomorrow night at 8:00 p.m. both nights.

Jasmine Cain joined In The Moment for today’s Moment in Sound along with her guitarist Jordan Roepke.

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... August 15, 2018 Show 401 Hour 2

Denver based singer/songwriter Rascal Martinez is a multi-instrumentalist - getting his start in the family's basement as a youngster.  The Sutherland, Nebraska native got going on the drums and guitar, playing alongside his older brother.

Six years beyond his high school graduation, Martinez is enjoying the road, honing his skills and enjoying live audiences.

"Far From Home" is Rascal's new album.  Heartfelt and honest, Martinez bears his soul in a beautiful and emotional project.

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... August 15, 2018 Show 401 Hour 1

Vagabonds joined In The Moment for today's Moment In Sound.

Vagabonds is the stage name of singer/songwriter Luke Dean. He is currently touring his album, "I Don't Know What to Do Now," produced with no budget and practically no gear.

Later tonight, he plays at Total Drag records in Sioux Falls - opening for Minneapolis band, Weathered. 

Carolina Story Comes Home

Aug 9, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... August 9, 2018 Show 397 Hour 2

Carolina Story (Ben and Emily Roberts) are in South Dakota with a full band for two dates.  They perform Thursday (8/9) at Icon Lounge in Sioux Falls.  The next night they're off to Emily Roberts' hometown, Lennox, for a show at The Only One.

Carolina Story performed songs from their new album Lay Your Head Down during a Moment in Sound session on In The Moment.

Jackie Hendry

In The Moment ... August 3, 2018 Show 393 Hour 1

Pack your coolers and sling your lawn chairs. The 39th Annual Sioux River Folk Festival kicks off tonight at Newton Hills State Park near Canton.

Our next guest takes the stage on Saturday night at 6 p.m. He's a three time South Dakota Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee and he's been twice inducted into the Iowa Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. He's also one of the original members of the Rock Garden Tour Family Band.

Jim Groth joins us for Moment in Sound.

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... August 1, 2018 Show 391 Hour 2

NW Engbers won the Strawbale Winery Folk Off competition Saturday, July 27th.

The winner earns a spot on stage at the annual Sioux River Folk Festival which begins on Friday, August 4th.

Engbers opens the Festival when he takes the stage at 6:00 p.m.

He joined In The Moment live in the Sioux Falls Studio for a Moment in Sound.  

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... July 25, 2018 Show 386 Hour 2

James Van Nuys & Carrie Bartsch began working on their duo act in 2011. Since then they've become foundational to the Black Hills music scene.

They joined In The Moment for today's Moment in Sound.

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... July 24, 2018 Show 385 Hour 2

Heath Johnson is an Americana Country songwriter from Spearfish, SD. He organizes the South Dakota Songwriters group and activities around the Black Hills area and puts together songwriters rounds for other local artists. His musical influences range from classic country, to modern Americana, folk, and red dirt music. Along with his solo shows, he is also the lead in an Americana Honky Tonk band named The Ruthless West.

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... July 20, 2018 Show 383 Hour 1

Bo DePeña plays more than 100 shows a year across the country. Originally from Laredo, Texas, he's found a enthusiastic fan base in the Midwestern and Western states as well, including South Dakota. 

 Tonight he plays Fernson Brewing in Sioux Falls. His latest release is called "Montana Sky." You can find him on Spotify and Instagram and Facebook. Learn more online at 

Today Bo Depeña and Jackson Claredon joined Moment In Sound with a preview of tonight's show. 

Lee Strubinger

In The Moment ... July 18, 2018 Show 381 Hour 1

Nashville recording artist Robert Hunter is on tour not only for his new record but for a new novel. You can see the Relapse and Revival Tour in Rapid City this week.

Robert Hunter joined In The Moment from our SDPB Rapid City studio for Moment in Sound.

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... July 13, 2018 Show 378 Hour 1

One of the first Moment In Sound guests came back to the SDPB Sioux Falls studio for another live performance. 

Local artist, Meriwether Raindelay, is working on his music for his upcoming album. He shared a little bit more about his art and philosophy behind his work. 

Meriwether Raindelay also played some of his unreleased songs for the In The Moment crew. 

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... July 10, 2018 Show 375 Hr 2

Feathered Mason is a Nashville-based musician and award-winning songwriter.

He is currently touring his first solo album, "Mary's Kitchen Sessions."

Feathered Mason plays at White Wall Sessions in Sioux Falls tonight at 6:30. 


Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... July 6, 2018 Show 373 Hour 1

Eliza Blue's cd release party is tomorrow night, July 7th 2018,  at 7:30 MT at the Matthews Opera House in Spearfish. She joins us today for Moment In Sound from our Black Hills studio.

Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... June 26, 2018 Show 366 Hour 1

If you love country music, check out its newest rising star in Deadwood this week. Tyler Stephens is in residency this week at Saloon #10. See him tonight through Saturday.

From the mountains of southeastern Kentucky, only minutes from the well-known Country Music Highway, Tyler now plays more than 150 tour dates a year as he brings his straight-from-the-heart performances to towns across the country.

His latest release is called "When I Get Home."

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... June 22, 2018 Show 364 Hour 1

His Tiny Desk entry Wildberry Poptart was listed as an NPR favorite. It's a South Dakota fan favorite too. Mato Wayuhi joins us for this week's Moment in Sound.

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... June 14, 2018 Show 358 Hour 2

Lincoln, Nebraska based singer/songwriter Andrea von Kampen provided a Moment in Sound segment in advance of her appearance at the White Wall Sessions in Sioux Falls.

With over 4 million Spotify streams and counting, von Kampen has quickly established herself in the recording studio and on the road.

"We were completely blown away" - NPR's All Songs Considered.

Reina del Cid kicks off her summer tour with a stop in Sioux Falls at the Icon Lounge. She joins SDPB's Lori Walsh for a conversation about how this English Major turned singer/songwriter creates music worth showing up for.

Lee Strubinger

In The Moment ... May 18, 2018 Show 340 Hour 1

Aces & Eights is a music duo from the Black Hills. They join us today for Moment in Sound to play but also to kick off the 2018 season of the Black Hills Opry. Kim Bachman and Harland Allen are in SDPB's Black Hills studio.


In The Moment ... May 11, 2018 Show 335 Hour 1

For centuries, immigrants and refugees have packed their chests and left their homelands, seeking a new life in America. A musical program that comes to Watertown this weekend offers a look at Norwegian immigrants who journeyed to the United States in the last half of the 1800s and early 1990s. It's called "Migrasong: The Tunes They Carried Across the Sea."

Reidun Horvei and Inger-Kristine Riber are the performers.


Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... May 3, 2018 Show 329 Hour 2

Musician Carl Banks is on a Spring Tour, and he plays at Total Drag Records in Sioux Falls tonight. But first he stops by the SDPB studios at the University of Sioux Falls for a Moment in Sound.

Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... April 13, 2018 Show 315 Hour 1

Cowboy musician Paul Larson drove through the blizzard this morning to join us from SDPB's Black Hills Bureau.

You can see him on April 22nd at the High Plains Western Heritage Center in Spearfish for High Plains Live.

Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... April 6, 2018 Show 310 Hour 1

Minneapolis-based artist Chris "Heatwave" Holm plays Crow Peak Brewery in Spearfish tonight. Tomorrow you can see him live at Hay Camp Brewing in Rapid City.

Chris also fronts the roots rock & roll band The Fattenin' Frogs and psychedelic blues rock duo Heatwave & Landman.

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... March 23, 2018 Show 303 Hour 1

Sioux Falls musician Darin Kaihoi joins us for this week's Moment in Sound. His new EP is called Used to Live Here.

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... March 22, 2018 Show 302 Hour 1

Homer's "The Odyssey" has been analyzed and adapted hundreds, perhaps thousands of times. And yet something about the epic poem continues to draw readers and scholars and artists near again and again.

Joe Goodkin brings "Joe's Odyssey," his 30 minute original music composition for solo acoustic guitar and voice, to the University of South Dakota tonight at 7 p.m.

He joins us in the SDPB Vermillion studios for a preview.