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ICYMI: Tom Barnard’s 1-on-1 Interview with KSTP-TV’s Chris Egert

In his 1-on-1 interview with KSTP-TV’s Chris Egert, Tom Barnard discusses his storied career, his future after KQRS, the thing he’ll miss the least and more.

Join us as we celebrate Tom throughout the rest of the year until his final Morning Show on December 23rd. 

You’re the best in the business, Tom. We wish you all the best in your next chapter!

Send Tom your well wishes on our Facebook page or by texting us at 651-989-7625.

Brad Blanks Interviews Patrick Schwarzenegger, Stephen Merchant & Rose Leslie

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Patrick Schwarzenegger

Brad Blanks went along to the red carpet in New York City for the premiere of The Staircase (HBO Max). Patrick Schwarzenegger plays one of the sons in this true crime story, and has a wild opening scene.


Stephen Merchant

Stephen Merchant, one of the legends of comedy, has a new show called The Outlaws (Amazon Prime Video), which is a thriller/comedy. Brad loved the scene where Merchant gets caught with a hooker in the show. Stephen Merchant breaks down what inspired him for the scene.


Rose Leslie

You’d remember Rose Leslie as “Ygritte”, Jon Snow’s love interest, on Game of Thrones. The two actors have been married to each other since 2018. She now stars in The Time Traveler’s Wife (HBO Max).

Louie Anderson Has Passed Away

Beloved comedian and actor Louie Anderson has died at the age of 68.

His publicist says Anderson died in a Las Vegas hospital of complications from cancer.  

Louie’s comedy career first took off in the 1980’s, frequently appearing on late-night talk shows and comedy specials.

He won two Daytime Emmy Awards for voicing a young version of himself in the animated series Life With Louie, and hosted Family Feud from 1999 to 2002. Most recently, he won an Emmy in 2016 for his performance in the FX series Baskets.

Live Broadcast & Listener Party in Nashville

The KQ Morning Show and listeners brought the fun to Music City USA for the 2nd annual Live Broadcast and Listener Party in Nashville!

Sponsored by North American Banking Company – a better banking experience! With support from MyPillow, Bobby & Steve’s Auto World and Bashioum Cosmetic Surgery Center

Hrbek Sports Fridays (September 24, 2021)

“Christopher Walken” tells jokes, Tom talks about little Marky Rosen, Kent shares his “almost” road-trip to Florida Spring Training with Gary Gaetti, and how to win a free signed #14 Jersey, baseball and case of Killebrew Root Beer from Kent!