The Matt McNeil Show

The Matt McNeil Show

Monday-Friday 4PM-6PM

Matt McNeil is a proud Minnesotan, on live weekdays from 4pm to 6pm. Matt has been living most of his life in the state of his birth. He's a husband, a father of three, a veteran, and a broadcaster. He's worked in radio for over 25 years, starting with Armed Forces Radio in Nuremberg, Germany. He currently lives in Hopkins.

On his show Matt talks politics from a Democrat/Progressive perspective, but he'll also venture into parenting, religion, entertainment, sports, gardening, business, cooking, and many other subjects. He interviews politicians, political insiders, authors, pundits, entertainers, and artists, and loves talking to the listeners.

Besides being on air, you can read his thoughts at the 'Progressive Citizen X' blog.

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The Matt McNeil Show – June 10, 2022

Hour 1 segment 1: Initial reactions to the January 6 hearings. Hour 1 segment 2: Besides the attempted coup of January 6, Republicans are also for a lot of other things that generally hurt people. Hour 1 segment 3: Brett Johnson speaks with Media Matters’ Deputy Director of Rapid Response Andrew Lawrence. They discuss how…

Matt McNeil with Alan Sparhawk (6/10/22)

Matt is joined by musician and singer-songwriter Alan Sparhawk. He is best known as the guitarist and vocalist for bands Low and Retribution Gospel Choir. Low will be playing at Rock the Garden this Saturday in Minneapolis!

Brett Johnson Interviews Andrew Lawrence of Media Matters

Brett Johnson speaks with Media Matters’ Deputy Director of Rapid Response Andrew Lawrence. They discuss how FOX News and other right wing networks covered the January 6 hearings.

The Matt McNeil Show – June 9, 2022

Dr. Joe Eastman joins us during today’s COVID update; more bad Minneapolis policing; the continuing takeover of American agriculture by big ag; man charged with filming people in a bathroom at the State Fair; woman charged in East Grand Forks mosque arson; 1/6 investigation hearings begin and Matt outlines expectations as well as his pleas…

Dr. Joe Eastman with Matt – June 9, 2022

Dr. Joe Eastman is a COVID forecast modeler.

The Matt McNeil Show – June 8, 2022

Hour 1 segment 1: The now suddenly relevant Sunny D dunks on Minnesota for some reason. Thoughts on populism with both liberals and conservatives. Hour 1 segment 2: How populism can and can’t work for Democrats depending on the issue. Hour 1 segments 3/4: It’s our usual Wednesday visit with national political expert Jeff Stein.…

Matt McNeil with Jeff Stein (6/8/22)

It’s our usual Wednesday visit with national political expert Jeff Stein. They talk about the prime time January 6 hearings, how both parties will respond to the hearings and Republican distractions.

The Matt McNeil Show – June 7, 2022

Zoo break-in allows animals to escape in Wisconsin; Deflection News Part II; remaining Floyd officers’ trial postponed to 2023; today’s COVID update; Brett Johnson stops by and then is joined by Patrick Coolican; racist Rapid City hotel owner arrested for assaulting protesters; water main breaks again in St. Louis Park; Kate Bush’s tie-in to Stranger…

The Matt McNeil Show – June 6, 2022

Matt’s recollections of Edina culture shock in the 1980s; sports corner featuring the College World Series and the Tampa Bay Rays; Matt asks if he should write a book about his experiences as a sports parent; new Taco Bell concept opens in Brooklyn Park; Deflection News; today’s COVID update.

The Matt McNeil Show – June 3, 2022

Lawsuit alleges Minneapolis police falsified evidence in a botched raid; Mary Frances Clardy is Democrat of the Day; Prior Lake senior prank releases pigeons; Peter Callaghan joins Brett Johnson; today’s COVID update; dancing to close the week.