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

JANUARY

7 & 11 - More from Old Time String Band The Henrie Brothers, from the 2016 Hiawatha Music Festival

14 & 18 - More from Bluesman Guy Davis, from the 2016 Hiawatha Music Festival

21 & 25 - Quirky duo, The Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers, from the 2017 Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

28 & Feb 1 - Singer-songwriter Ana Egge with The Sentimentals, from the 2017 Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

FEBRUARY

4 & 8 – More from the Cactus Blossoms, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

11 & 15 – More from the Barley Jacks, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

18 & 22 – More from the Sweet Water Warblers, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

25 & March 1 – More from the Bucking Mules, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

The Cactus Blossoms

  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.) 

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!