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Tune in for Sidetracks, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Markus Spiering/Flickr)

  • Monday 10am-12pm
  • Tuesday 10am-12pm
  • Wednesday 10am-12pm
  • Thursday 10am-12pm
  • Friday 10am-12pm

Matthew Brown and Will Moore host two hours of music from a variety of genres. The music reflects the eclectic tastes of WTIP listeners and ranges from blues to bluegrass, from celtic to country, and beyond.  Sidetracks has become a must-listen-to program, airing weekday mornings from 10:00 - noon. 

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Dedric Clark (middle right) and the Social Animals

Dedric Clark and the Social Animals - Full Live Set on Sidetracks

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Dedric Clark and the Social Animals are a band originally from the Duluth area, now based in Portland, OR.  After recording an album in Nashville, they travelled back through the Northland to conclude the first half of a tour around the US, and made their live WTIP debut on a special edition of Sidetracks with Will Moore.

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Radio Waves Music Festival, Photo by Stephan Hoglund

Local Music Project: 2013 Radio Waves Music Festival

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Plans for WTIP’s 2013 Radio Waves Music Festival are underway.  In this edition of the Local Music Project we’ll learn more about the history of the festival, hear sounds from the last year’s event and get a preview of  what to expect for the 2013 Radio Waves Music Festival.