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Idyllic atmosphere during WTIP's 6th annual Radio Waves Music Festival, September 6-8, 2013 (Carah Thomas)

WTIP regularly hosts live in-studio music. We feature local musicians, groups and bands as well as musicians and bands visiting the area.

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Members of Unnamed Stream get ready for their live in-studio performance / photo by Patrick Knight

Members of Unnamed Stream on WTIP

WhatsRight_UnnamedStream_20111111.mp35.52 MB
RiverRunDry_UnnamedStream_20111111.mp36.89 MB
BasketOfFlowers_UnnamedStreamLive_20111111.mp39.81 MB
ASongForYou_UnnamedStream_20111111.mp39.28 MB
CatfishJohn_UnnamedStream_20111111.mp39.54 MB
Stealin_UnnamedStreamLive_20111111.mp36.09 MB

Members of Unnamed Stream, Bill Hansen on Dobro, Bump Blomberg on guitar and vocals, Barbara Jean Johnson on viola, fiddle, banjo and vocals and Jessa Frost on fiddle, played live in studio A during WTIP's Fall 2011 Deeply Rooted Membership Drive.


Bluegrass Masters Tim Stafford & Steve Gulley play Studio A

20111104bluegrassmasterswknd.mp362.48 MB

Bob chatted Nov. 4 with musicians & songwriters Tim Stafford & Steve Gulley on the eve of the 21st Annual Bluegrass Masters Weekend at Lutsen Resort.


Twin Cities musician Paul Metsa on his new memoir, "Blue Guitar Highway"

20111028paulmetsa.mp348.58 MB

 Buck Benson & Ann Possis welcomed Paul Metsa to Studio A Oct. 28. His memoir, "Blue Guitar Highway," was just published by the U of MN Press.