Art Week: multimedia artist Erin Welch hits the road

Painter, photographer and multi-media artist Erin Welch talks about leaps of faith, cribbage at the cabin and taking her show on the road.

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Christine Dean for KUMD

6/19 Live from Studio A: Kyle Ollah

Listen to our sessions with this young Duluth musician, known for his unvarnished solo folk performances, his fiddle playing at traditional dances, his occasional collaborations with Charlie Parr, and his work with local band Yester. He'll release his first full-length solo album of American folk songs at Amazing Grace on Saturday, June 23. He joined us on June 19, 2018 to talk about the album and share some tunes. Live from Studio A on KUMD is made possible by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural...

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MN Reads: "Bowwow Powwow", by Brenda J. Child, illustrated by Jonathan Thunder

A collaborative project with author Brenda Child , artist Jonathan Thunder and language immersion teacher Gordon Jourdain produced a delightful tale (in English and Ojibwe) of dogs and dreams and dancing.

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Lance Cyril Mountain

Prøve Gallery celebrates the new collective show "Chromascope" on Friday June 15, with works of over ten local and regional artists creating a visual panorama. 

©Bret Thiele/Duluth-Area Backyard Gardeners

Tom Kasper says the rain and warm temperatures mean weeds are exploding this year (metaphorically speaking), and there are several options to choose from when it comes to getting rid of them.

Man standing on stage with hands raised in front of a row of guitars
used with permission

KUMD's Christine Dean had a chance to chat with this renowned folk singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and storyteller in this interview that aired June 9, 2018 on Folk Migrations. They talked about his most recent album, Ghost Light, which is McCutcheon's 39th release, as well as about his next project in honor of what would have been his friend and mentor Pete Seeger's 100th birthday. McCutcheon performs at Sound in Duluth on June 16 at 8pm.

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This week,  a chance for kids and adults to walk in both their worlds completely.

Duluth Monarch Buddies/Facebook

They'd love a nice place to stay while they're passing through the Northland, and a few good meals.  But you don't need an Airbnb listing; just a nice patch of milkweed. And any other questions you might have can be answered at the 3rd Annual Duluth Monarch Festival.

Stephanie Brown/Flickr

We've got daylight from 5:15am to 9:00pm this month, and from fireflies to songbirds to butterflies, dragon flies, frogs, wildflowers and trees, Mother Nature is taking advantage of every single second.

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Surprisingly, the opponents of earned sick and safe time  are not the ones you might expect.

Forever Home 6/7

Jun 7, 2018
Felisha, Mango Bob, Katiya, Harmony

Felisha

Felisha is a senior female terrrier who was dumped out of a car at Contented Critters. She is house and crate trained, friendly and likes attention. She does not see well, but gets around just fine. She is a super smart girl and looking for a human to love her. 

Mango Bob

Mango Bob five year old brown and white tabby looking for his forever home. He is a sweet boy and just needs to be shown he is loved. 

Clover Valley Farms

Apples and rabbits and sheep - oh my!

Clover Valley Farms is giving farmers, gardeners of the merely curious a chance to tour their organic, sustainable acres this weekend.

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Earth Rider Brewery Summer Daze Concert Craze

Tune in all of June for your chance to win tickets to The Bayfront Reggae and World Music Festival, The Eaux Claires Music and Arts Festival, and Big Top Chautauqua in Bayfield Wisconsin!

Tune in at 8am, June 18-22, for artist interviews leading up to the 48th Annual Park Point Art Fair.

Live from Studio A Volume 1

Live from Studio A Volume 1 is Here!

Pledge now to get one-of-a-kind versions of songs from Low, G. Love, Caroline Smith, Charlie Parr, Gaelynn Lea, and more

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