Tent Show Radio

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Available for free and hosted by best-selling author Michael Perry, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing live performances from Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua, Bayfield Wisconsin.

Available for free and hosted by best-selling author Michael Perry, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing live performances from Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua, Bayfield Wisconsin.

Airing continuously since 1994, Tent Show Radio is hosted by farmer, humorist, best-selling author, volunteer firefighter, emergency responder, and all-around-great-guy, Michael Perry. It features regional and national acts like Arlo Guthrie, Punch Brothers, and Brandi Carlile, with regular contributions by the Big Top’s Blue Canvas Orchestra, a 9-piece vocal and instrumental ensemble consisting of band leaders Ed Willett and Bruce Bowers, Jack Gunderson, Bruce Burnside, Phillip Anich, Tom Mitchell, Cheryl Leah, Cal Aultman and Andy Dee.

Michael Perry, humorist and author of the bestselling memoir, “Population 485: Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time,” and the essay collection “Off Main Street.” Perry has written for Esquire, The New York Times Magazine, Outside, Backpacker, Orion and Salon.com, and is a contributing editor to Men’s Health. His essays have been heard on NPR’s All Things Considered and he has released two live audience recordings, “I Got It From the Cows” and “Never Stand Behind a Sneezing Cow.” Perry lives in rural Wisconsin, where he remains active as a volunteer firefighter and emergency medical responder. He can be found online at www.sneezingcow.com

In 2016, Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua will celebrate its 30th anniversary under the big blue canvas tent on the south shore of Lake Superior near Bayfield, Wisconsin.

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Available for free and hosted by best-selling author Michael Perry, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing live performances from Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua, Bayfield Wisconsin.Airing continuously since 1994, Tent Show Radio is hosted by farmer, humorist, best-selling author, volunteer firefighter, emergency responder, and all-around-great-guy, Michael Perry. It features regional and national acts like Arlo Guthrie, Punch Brothers, and Brandi Carlile, with regular contributions by the Big Top’s Blue Canvas Orchestra, a 9-piece vocal and instrumental ensemble consisting of band leaders Ed Willett and Bruce Bowers, Jack Gunderson, Bruce Burnside, Phillip Anich, Tom Mitchell, Cheryl Leah, Cal Aultman and Andy Dee.Michael Perry, humorist and author of the... Show full description


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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KSJE, KFCF FM, KMSU, KMXT, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KTXK, KMSU, KFCF FM, KSRQ, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KTXK, KSJE, KMSU, KSRQ, KUMD and more


  • Added: Apr 01, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KSJE, KMSU, KFCF FM, KSRQ, and KMXT


  • Added: Mar 24, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KSJE, KMSU, KFCF FM, KSRQ, and KMXT


  • Added: Mar 18, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KFCF FM, KMSU, KSRQ, KUMD, KSJE and more


  • Added: Mar 13, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KSJE, KSRQ, KMSU, KFCF FM, and KMXT


  • Added: Mar 05, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KSJE, KMSU, KSRQ, KMXT, and KFCF FM


  • Added: Feb 22, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KSJE, KMSU, KSRQ, KFCF FM, and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 18, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KSJE, KMSU, KFCF FM, KSRQ, and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KMSU, KFCF FM, KSRQ, KMXT, and KSJE


  • Added: Feb 04, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by WTIP, KMSU, KSJE, KSRQ, KFCF FM and more


  • Added: Jun 25, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KMSU, KSJE, KFCF FM, KSRQ, WPCA-LP and more


  • Added: Jun 19, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KSRQ, KMSU, WTIP, KSJE, KFCF FM and more


  • Added: Jun 10, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by WTIP, KMSU, KSJE, KFCF FM, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Jun 04, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by WTIP, KMSU, KSJE, WPCA-LP, KFCF FM and more


  • Added: May 26, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by WTIP, KMSU, KSJE, KFCF FM, KSRQ and more


  • Added: May 21, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KMSU, KSJE, KFCF FM, KSRQ, WPCA-LP and more


  • Added: May 14, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Broadcasting music, stories and happiness wrapped in canvas since 1994, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing national and...

Bought by KMSU, KSJE, WTIP, KSRQ, KUMD and more


  • Added: May 04, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8