KUMD events

KUMD's Go-to Gigs 3/16

Mar 16, 2018
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Dulutsen: Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank, Superior Siren, Teague Alexy, and Erik Berry
Folk/Roots, Eerie Folk, and Bluegrass bands kick off Dulutsen right! Be there or be square
Papa Charlie's
Friday, March 16 | 8:30 PM | $14 | 21+

Poster announcing concert featuring a wolf silhouette in front of a full moon

Minnesota's very own foot-stompin' rock'n'roll band, The 4onthefloor, returns to Duluth.

Date:  Friday, March 2Time:  9pm-11:55pmLocation:  The Red Herring Lounge, 208 E 1st St., Duluth, MN 55802
Tickets:  www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1628632 

KUMD's Go-to Gigs 2/23

Feb 22, 2018
Marc Millman Photography

Night Moves*
Minneapolis band's Country/Electro/Soul combination is something you need to see to believe. These guys are good
Blacklist Artisan Ales
Thursday, February 22 | 7 PM | Free | 21+

KUMD is a Proud Sponsor of The New Standards*
KUMD proudly sponsors The New Standards. The extremely talented trio each come from equally successful bands The Suburbs, Semisonic, and Electropolis. You can't miss this show
Sacred Heart
Friday, February 23 | 7:30 PM | $25 | All Ages

The first music event at NorShor is just around the corner! This exciting local music showcase will feature Low and Dave Simonett with special guests Gaelynn Lea, Superior Siren, Coyote, Rick McLean, Benson Ramsey, Anna Tennis, Paul Lundgren, and Take It With You!

 Former Duluth mayor, Don Ness, will host this historic evening celebrating local music, community and the newly renovated NorShor Theatre.  

KUMD's Go-to Gigs 2/9

Feb 8, 2018
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Zach Deputy with Ginstrings
Funk Soul Americana and Bluegrass/Folk bands. A night destined to stir up dancing fever
Red Herring
Thursday, February 8 | 9 PM | $12 | 21+ 

KUMD's Go-to Gigs 2/2

Feb 2, 2018
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The Big Wu with Black River Revue*
Rockin' Blues and Soul bands deliberately pour their heart and soul out for you and expect nothing in return. Truly selfless individuals
Red Herring
Friday, February 2 | 9 PM | $15 | 21+

KUMD is a Proud Sponsor of Mid West Music Fest

Jan 29, 2018
Photos by Nate Ryan/MPR on blog.thecurrent.org

  Mid West Music Fest is a 4-day event with more than 100 acts and a dozen stages between two historic cities- Winona, MN and La Crosse, WI. 

Anders Osborne

New Orleans' Gambit Weekly has honored Anders Osborne as the Entertainer Of The Year. OffBeat named him the Crescent Citys Best Guitarist for the third year in a row, and the Best Songwriter for the second straight year. See Anders Osborne perform in Downtown Duluth at SOUND. 

KUMD's Go-to Gigs 1/26

Jan 25, 2018
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Timbre Ghost, BLAHA, and Nat Harvie Trio*
Rock/Indie Rock, Alternative, and Alt Rock/Post Glam bands are determined to rock your socks off in one night of ultimate intimacy
Red Herring Red Room
Friday, January 26 | 10 PM | $5 | 21+ 

The Cellar Door, In Existene, and Markus J Dandy
Alternative and Metal/Alternative bands will be hosting a killer show of killer proportions. Killer
Beaner's Central
Friday, January 26 | 7 PM | $5 | All Ages 

The New Standards
Photo Courtesy of Nate Ryan

The New Standards led by Twin Cities musicians  Chan Poling (The Suburbs) on piano, bassist John Munson (Trip Shakespeare, Semisonic), and Steve Roehm (Billygoat Electropolis) on vibraphone. They formed in 2005 to play and sing their favorite songs in a stripped down, acoustic setting.  The New Standards create jazz arrangements of recognizable hits from Dan Hicks to David Byrne, Bowie to Beck. 

Photo Courtesy of Duluth Community Garden Program

The Duluth Community Garden Program and the Arrowhead Professional Chefs Association are coming together for the 7th Annual Art of Local Food, an evening of dishes featuring local ingredients, a silent auction of items and experiences from local businesses, and a high end art auction of sought after local artists' work.  

Photo Courtesy of Seave's Idida Sled Dog Race

Join us at the 34th annual John Beargrease Sled-Dog marathon for a chance to meet the race teams, purchase race merchandise, and watch the teams take off on their nearly 400-mile journey, the longest sled-dog race in the lower 48 states. Then follow our complete coverage on air and online!

KUMD Presents The Sound Sessions

Nov 2, 2017

KUMD is proud to partner with Sound, downtown Duluth's new restaurant and music venue, to bring you unique concert experiences featuring fantastic on-stage collaborations from musicians including this month's performers: 

For the third year UMD students, educators and entrepeneurs will come together for the 2017 UMD Entrepreneurship Conference. People who attend will hear from successful local, regional, and national entrepreneurs about the impact they have had in their respective fields as well as attend workshops and network. Paid attendees will be provided lunch and all attendees will recieve snacks and refreshments. 

This conference is an initiative of The Labovitz School of Business and Economics (LSBE) and is 100% student-run. 

Hurricane Irma Benefit Show Poster
Hurricane Irma Benefit Show Poster

Before turning it's eye on Florida, Hurricane Irma left catastrophic devestation in the Carribean. People are without homes, running water, or electricity. Join us for this upcoming benefit show as we raise money to purchase clean water for victims of Hurricane Irma.