The Local Music Project is a monthly, locally-produced feature highlighting the music and talents of local and visiting musicians. Support for this feature comes from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Cook County resident Boyd “Bump” Blomberg has a new CD coming out this summer under his band name Pushing Chain. In this edition of the Local Music Project, we learn about Bump&rsquo
This edition of the Local Music Project features long time Minnesota music makers Rich Mattson and Germaine Gemberling. Rich and Germaine reside in Sparta, Minnesota where Rich runs his recordin
The North Shore Music Association presented the first ever Grand Marais Ole Opry on Saturday, February 15, 2014. WTIP Classic Country host, Carl Solander, emceed the event which featured four ac
The Borealis Chorale & Orchestra performs a Christmas concert each year.
Derek Smith, Erik Lastine and Will Seaton are making a unique and original style of music that defies definition. In this edition of the Local Music Project we learn more about the Cook County b
This edition of the Local Music Project features multi-instrumentalist Erik Hahn.
On a snowy April night, a crowd of about one hundred gathered at the Cascade Lodge and Pub in Lutsen to hear local musicians pay tribute to the late drummer and vocalist for The Band, Levon Helm.
Each week a group of parents and their kids head to the Grand Marais Art Colony to participate in the Music Together class offered by local teacher, singer and musician Amanda Hand. In this edit
Amy Marie Schmidt lives in Hovland with her husband and young daughter. She moved to the North Shore from Iowa about 6 years ago.