A weekly talk show about people in the Mon Valley area of Pittsburgh

A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).

Two Rivers, 30 Minutes for 7-03-2015

07-02-2015

Guest: McKeesport singer-songwriter Mike "Mikey Dee" Dorich. Topic: A professional musician since age 14, Dorich has just released his 20th album. What is the history of polka music? Why is it culturally important to people in places such as Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Milwaukee? How does it continue to remain popular? What are the different styles of ethnic music, and how is polka music related to Mexican-American music?

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