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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Man in a hat sitting on a stool playing guitar in a radio studio
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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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We continue our tribute to Bob Dylan with a session featuring the Twin Cities musicians who played on Bob Dylan's "Blood on the Tracks" album. Join us at the Weber Music Hall on the UMD campus on Saturday, May 27th at noon. It's a preview of the band's show at 7pm at the Hibbing High School auditorium as part of the Dylan Days celebration.

The "Blood on the Tracks" band includes Kevin Odegard, Chris Weber, Bill Berg, Peter Ostroushko, Gregg Inhofer, and Billy Peterson.
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Listen to our session with this Juilliard-trained jazz harpist from Friday, May 19th 2006.

April 1st, 2006.

Listen to our session with local band Cloud Cult.

Tuesday, April 4th at 1pm

Join us for a session with this French performer who plays later the same night at Beaner's Central.

Wednesday, July 19th, 3pm

Join us for an in-studio session with Joy Kills Sorrow.

Friday, March 31 at 1pm.

Local artists Sterling Waters and Bare Common are live in our studios.

Friday, March 10th at 4pm.

Dorothy Scott is New York performer who blends blues, folk, rock, and jazz. We'll give you a preview of her show later the same night at Beaner's Central.

Join us in the Weber Music Hall on Wednesday, May 24th at 2pm for a celebration of the life and music of Bob Dylan on his 65th birthday. It's an afternoon of live music from Duluth's finest bands paying tribute to Bob.

Bands performing will include No Wait Wait, Jerree Small and more.

Friday, May 5th, 1pm.

Guitarist Goran Ivanovic was born in what was then Yugoslavia. He's now based in Chicago, but his music reflects his Balkan heritage as well as jazz and classical influences.

Friday, April 14th at 3pm.

Join us for a session with this Minneapolis roots-rock singer-songwriter. He plays later the same night at Fitger's Brewhouse.


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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