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

OCTOBER:

1 &5 - Old Time band The Bucking Mules, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

8 &12 - Retro Country harmonies from The Cactus Blossoms, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

15 &19 - Traditional music with a fresh take from Jayme Stone’s Folklife, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

22 & 26 - Dan Newton's Cafe Accordion Orchestra, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

29 & Nov 1 - All-female Cajun band Bonsoir Catin, from the 2015 Hiawatha Music Festival

NOVEMBER:

5 & 9 - Marquette husband and wife duo John Gillette & Sarah Mittelfehldt, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

12 & 16 - High-octane Newgrass band from Minnesota Pert Near Sandstone, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

19 & 24 - Traverse City Cajun band K. Jones & The Benzie Playboys, from the 2017 Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

26 & 30- Minnesota's own Barley Jacks with Brian Wicklund, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

DECEMBER:

3 & 7 - Virginia Newgrass band The Steel Wheels, from the 2017 Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

10 & 14 - Chicago-based Mexican folk band, Sones De Mexico, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

17 & 21 - Rachel Davis, Lindsay Lou & May Erlewine are The Sweet Water Warblers, from the 2017 Hiawatha Music Festival

24 & 28 - a duo of Peter Ostroushko & Dean Magraw, from the 2016 Hiawatha Music Festival

31 & Jan 3 - Bluesman Guy Davis, from the 2016 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!