15 episodes

A podcast exploring the sounds of Maine. Interviews with musicians, artists, creative professionals, and entrepreneurs. Discover their stories and all things creative in Maine.

The Maine Experience Podcast Audio Evolutions

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 21 Ratings

A podcast exploring the sounds of Maine. Interviews with musicians, artists, creative professionals, and entrepreneurs. Discover their stories and all things creative in Maine.

    Nick Callanan of The Maine Outdoor Film Festival

    Nick Callanan of The Maine Outdoor Film Festival

    Episode 15 features a conversation with Nick Callanan, the director of the Maine Outdoor Film Festival; coming to Portland July 30th - August9th. He discusses the origins of the festival, the challenges they faced amid the Covid-19 crisis, and the story of his creative career in Maine. 
     
    Get tickets for the Maine Outdoor Film Festival here.
     
    View a promo video for the festival here.
     
    Check out the films and when they will be screened here.
     
    The Maine Music feature is The Diplomat by Travis Cyr, off his 2019 release Dragon Heart Blues.
     
    To hear and purchase Travis's Cyr's entire catalog of music, click here.
     
    This episode's Maine Soundscape was recorded on Pebble Beach in front of Mt.Kineo on Moosehead Lake. To learn more about Mt. Kineo, click here.
     
    Produced by Audio Evolutions
     
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    • 43 min
    Actress and Producer Casey Turner

    Actress and Producer Casey Turner

    Episode 14 features an interview with actress and producer Casey Turner. Casey discusses her career on the stage, her experience behind the scenes of productions, and her life in Maine.
     
    See her on stage in “Pack of Lies” playing at the Good Theatre in Portland right now, running through March 8th. You can also see her in “You Got Older” at the Mad Horse Theatre in South Portland, running April 16th to May 3rd. And finally, she’ll be at the Theatre at Monmouth all summer performing in "Julius Ceasar”, “Cymbeline” and “The Agitators".
     
    The Maine Music feature is “Unlearned” by the band Gunther Brown, off their new album "Heartache and Roses”.
     
    Get their album on streaming services and in Bull Moose record stores today. Go see them at their album release show at One Longfellow Square, February 15th in Portland. Follow Gunther Brown on Facebook for more details on upcoming events.
     
    The Maine Soundscape was recorded at Wolfe's Neck State Park in Freeport, ME.

    Interview recorded at The Studio Portland.
    Produced by Audio Evolutions
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    • 37 min
    Lynda Mandolyn of Crystal Canyon

    Lynda Mandolyn of Crystal Canyon

    Episode 13 features a conversation with Lynda Mandolyn of the Portland based band Crystal Canyon. She discusses her career traveling the world as a musician in bands, the creative process behind the music of Crystal Canyon, and of course, what she love's about Maine.
    The Maine Music Feature is the song "Silverday" by Crystal Canyon
    Go see Crystal Canyon perform live at The Apohadian Theatre in Portland on March 13th.
    Follow the band the bands Facebook page here to stay tuned for more details.
    The Maine Soundscape was recorded a warm January day on a walk though the woods in Scarborough, Maine.
    Interview recorded at The Studio Portland.
    Produced by Audio Evolutions
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    • 35 min
    Songwriter Lucas Roy

    Songwriter Lucas Roy

    Episode 12 features a conversation and a performance by singer and songwriter Lucas Roy. We discuss his early musical influences, his inspiration for song ideas, and his experiences building his music career in Maine.
    Then Lucas performs one of his original songs "Always Be Loving You".
    See Lucas Roy live at Funky Bow Brewery in Lyman, ME on February 1st, from 1-4pm. See more details here. 
    Learn more about Lucas here.
    This episode's Maine Soundscape was recorded at the Farm at Primo Restaurant in Rockland, Maine. 
    Interview recorded at The Studio Portland.
    Produced by Audio Evolutions
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    • 34 min
    Tumble.Down

    Tumble.Down

    Episode 11 features a conversation with the Portland-area band, Tumble.Down. They discuss how they formed, their early musical influences and of course, all of the things that make Maine a great place to make music.
    Go see Tumble.Down live at their E.P. Release show at One Longfellow Square in Portland, Friday, November 29th. Click here for event details.
    The Maine Music feature is the first single off their upcoming EP, a cover of the Kygo song “This Town”.
    Learn more about the band Tumble.Down here.
    The Maine Soundscape was recorded along the harbor in the city of Belfast, Maine.
    Interview recorded at The Studio Portland.
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    • 45 min
    Vena's Fizz House and "Wasted" by Greg Klein

    Vena's Fizz House and "Wasted" by Greg Klein

    Episode 10 of The Maine Experience features a conversation with Johanna and Steve Corman, owners of Vena's Fizz House, a cocktail bar and mixology shop in Portland, ME. They discuss the origins of their business, their passion for a great cocktail, and their love for the state of Maine. 
    Learn more about their special Holiday event "Miracle" taking place November 25th-30th, 2019 here.
    Learn more about Vena's and visit their online store here.
    The Maine Music feature is the track "Wasted" off of the new album Dead Man's Motto, by Greg Klein. 
    Check out the full album on Spotify.
    Check out Greg Klein and friends live at Blue in Portland, ME November 7th, 2019 at 5pm. See event details here.
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    • 33 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

Kyle Lamont ,

Fabulous guests and Music!

Awesome from beginning to end - love listening to the natural noises of Maine, all the local music, plus awesome interviews!

JenPDX ,

Makes me want to visit Maine

Listen and learn so you can plan your trip

Liquidshano1973 ,

Great to hear from Maine

Love hearing some of the ins and outs of the great state of Maine. Each episode gives a glimpse into this wide and vast state. Keep going.

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