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Prince’s sound guy: Rob “Cubby” Colby interview April 16, 2017

Following are six segments from an afternoon interview with Mankato native, Robert “Cubby” Colby. Colby worked for Prince from approximately 1980 – 1988. During that time Cubby moved from monitor mixer to front-of-house mixer. Colby came to mix in excess of 600 live performances as well as several thousand rehearsals. As Colby explains, he learned…Continue Reading

Hello, it’s me

Greetings. I hope to add to this spot, on occasion, as the days, weeks and years go by. Mostly I work weekends but there are times when I take a part on the Morning Blend or substitute for Dustin weekday afternoons. In addition, I work with Mike Sullivan on Minnesota State Mavericks home hockey games.…Continue Reading