Live from Studio A

Weekdays during Music Through the Day

Live performance and interviews with local, regional, and national artists.

Live from Studio A on KUMD is made possible by Ampers and the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.


Friday, May 4 at 2pm | Ingeborg Von Agassiz

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Listen to our session with this Folk/Americana artist from the Superior/Duluth region from February 6, 2014. She talks about what influences her music and some of her recent travels.

Listen to our session with this veteran Canadian pop rocker from January 24, 2014. He was joined by his band The Govenors.

Listen to our session with this Twin Cities singer/songwriter, who's been dubbed "The Mayor of St. Paul," Martin Devaney, from January 17, 2014.

Listen to our session from January 10, 2014 for a session with this local acoustic duo made up of David Aker (aka Hewitt Station) and Mark Levings. They talk about how they came together and about their "The Cabin Fever Sessions" series of shows.

Listen to our session with local blues/folk favorite, Charlie Parr, from November 2, 2012. He talks about his re-release of King Earl and his life on the social network.

Charlie Parr

Listen to our session with Minneapolis singer/songwriter, Haley Bonar, originally from South Dakota, from September 14, 2012.

Haley Bonar

Woman playing guitar and singing into a microphone, man seated playing guitar

This Rochester, New York native spent time on the Boston and New York City music scenes before landing in Austin, Texas. Listen to our session with her from May 10, 2012.

Jess Klein

Listen to our session with Duluth's own bluegrass band, Trampled By Turtles from Wednesday, May 2 2012.

Trampled By Turtles

Listen to our session with this local blues/folk favorite from January 11, 2012. He brought a band into the studio to play tunes from his latest disc, "Keep Your Hands on the Plow."

Listen to our session with Duluth acoustic folk band Coyote from September 29, 2011. We talked about their forthcoming live album, recorded during their Duluth Homegrown Music Festival performance earlier in the year, and we get some insight into Marc Gartman's favorite (and least favorite) harmonica players.


Listen to our session with this Austin based violinist and singer/songwriter from July 15,2011.

Carrie Rodriguez
Carrie Rodriguez Myspace

Listen to our session with this Philadelphia musician from Wednesday, April 27. His latest album, Fixin' to Die, was produced by the Avett Brothers.

G. Love

Listen to our live session with Mark Olson from September 14, 2010.

Mark Olson

Listen to our session with Charlie Parr from Wednesday, July 28, 2010. Afterwards he played at the UMD Market Day in the Plaza.

Listen to this session with this Milwaukee singer/songwriter from Monday, April 26. He recently released his twelfth album, Letters from a Flying Machine.