Al Jesperson

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2010

    Bill Hinkley tribute concert set for July 7

    ​Longstanding folk scene staple Bill Hinkley, who passed away at the end of last month, will be honored with a tribute concert and fundraiser on July 7 at the Nicollet Pavillion. Organized by Hinkley's friends and collaborators, the memorial concert will include "some of the finest players from th ... More >>

  • Music

    June 3, 2010

    Bill Hinkley, 1942-2010

    Saying goodbye to the Prairie Home Companion musician

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    May 26, 2010

    Bill Hinkley, 1942-2010

    Photos courtesy A Prairie Home Companion​Midnight on the Water: Bill Hinkley, in memoriamBY MARTIN KELLER The choice moments that suddenly arise when you can see a grand life coming to a close in front of you seem to have no respect for death -- and even less reverence for the heavy grief waiti ... More >>