60th Anniversary

John Prine playing guitar
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KUMD is proud to present John Prine at the DECC Auditorium on Saturday, September 9 at 8pm. Join us in celebrating KUMD's lasting legacy by welcoming this prolific singer-songwriter back to Duluth.

Date: Satuday, September 9
Time: 7pm Doors / 8pm Music
Place: Decc Symphony Hall / 350 Harbor Drive, Duluth, MN

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KUMD's John Prine Pre-Show Party

Sep 9, 2017

For KUMD's 60th Anniversary, we are bringing John Prine to perform at the DECC Auditorium on Saturday, September 9. Join us at the

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In celebration of KUMD's 60th Anniversary, we are proud to present Jeremy Messersmith performing at Glensheen Mansion on Sunday, June 4.

KUMD is turning 60, and to celebrate, we are gathering on-air DJs of the past a present and their bands to perform at The Red Herring Lounge on Friday, June 9th. This concert will precede our 60th Anniversary Celebration happening on Saturday, June 10th.

The show starts at 8:00pm and will feature performances by Rick McLean, Woodblind, Tender Ness, and Superior Siren.

We are wrapping up our 60th Anniversary Celebration in style by partnering with Teague Alexy as he releases his new album: Circuit Sessions with a CD release party at The Red Herring Lounge on Saturday, June 10th at 8pm.

Thank You Listener Members!

Apr 3, 2017

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