In the Pines

Sunday at 9 p.m. and Thursday at 3:30 p.m.

A program of the many expressions of Folk Music recorded at regional concerts and performances, including music from the Hiawatha Music Festival, Porcupine Mountains Music Festival and the Marquette Area Blues Festival.

Upcoming Schedule

NOVEMBER

6 & 10 - Claire Lynch & her band from Nashville, from the 2016 Hiawatha Music Festival

13 & 17 - from Minneapolis Dean Magraw & Peter Ostroushko, from the 2016 Hiawatha Music Festival

20 & 24 - Montreal's own Le Poules a Colin, from the 2016 Hiawatha Music Festival

27 & Dec 1 – More from  Lindsay Lou & the Flatbellys from the 2016 Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

DECEMBER

4 & 8 - Michigan singer-songwriter May Erlewine, from the 2016 Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

11 - The Whistle Stop Revue from the 2016 Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

18 - Singer-songwriter Ruth Moody, from the 2012 Hiawatha Music Festival 

25 - Pre-empted for special Christmas programming.

JANUARY 2017

1 & 5 - The Way Down Wanderers from the 2016 Porcupine Mountain Music Festival

8 & 12 - From the pacific northwest, John Craigie, from the 2016 Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

15 & 19 - More from The Stray Birds, from the 2016 Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

22 & 26 - Canadian trio The Good Lovelies, from the 2014 Hiawatha Music Festival

29 & Feb 2 - Jonathan Byrd from the 2016 Hiawatha Music Festival 

clairelynch.com

  It's festival time again!  The Hiawatha Traditional Music Festival which takes place in July in Tourist Park in Marquette, MI. (For festival information go to: www.hiawathamusic.org.) The Porcupine Mountains Music Festival which is held in the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park in Ontonagon County, MI. (For festival information go to www.porkiesfestival.org.) And the Beaver Island Music Festival (www.beaverislandmusicfestival.com) is also in July.

Fishtank Ensemble on In the Pines

Jun 1, 2012
Courtesy FishtankEnsemble.com

This week on In the Pines is a performance by California gypsy band Fishtank Ensemble recorded at Upfront & Co. in Marquette in January 2012.  This program airs Sunday at 9 p.m. and repeats Thursday at 3:30 p.m.

Fishtank Ensemble is a leading gypsy music band from California, bringing a unique blend of high-energy, cross-pollinated gypsy (gipsy) and Manouche Jazz music to fans around the world. They have received international acclaim with their wide range of influences including Romanian (Romani), Flamenco gypsy, Balkan, Turkish, Tango and more!