Live from Studio A

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Interviews and live performances from local, regional, and national musicians on KUMD in Duluth, MN. "Live from Studio A" is produced at KUMD by Christine Dean and Chris Harwood with funding provided by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

KUMD is pleased to share "Live from Studio A." Interviews and live performances from local, regional, and national musicians on KUMD in Duluth, MN. "Live from Studio A" is produced at KUMD by Christine Dean and Chris Harwood with funding provided by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Listen to audio archives at kumd.org


400 Pieces

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Caption: The She Shells Performing Live from Studio A, Credit: Christine Dean
Singer/songwriters Thea Ennen and Lisa Kane have teamed up to form this harmonizing, eclectic country folk duo. Based in the Twin Cities, they perf...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2018
  • Length: 26:52
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Rick McLean joined us for a session of offbeat punky folk-rock on September 8. He had a release show the following night for his first full-length ...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2018
  • Length: 26:29
Caption: Members of the Holy Hootenanners, Credit: Christine Dean
This 10-piece gospel band, formed in a country church in Mahtowa, Minnesota, returned with its third album, The Rumble, just in time for the fifth ...

  • Added: Jun 18, 2018
  • Length: 27:01
Caption: Randy Casey performing Live from Studio A., Credit: Christine Dean
This Seattle-based singer/songwriter/guitarist got his start in his native Minnesota. He's released several albums of rootsy, guitar-driven materia...

  • Added: Jun 18, 2018
  • Length: 28:21
Caption: Mike Michel performing live from Studio A., Credit: Christine Dean
This Minneapolis musician fronted The Bill Mike Band and has collaborated with Haley Bonar and Carnage, among others. In 2013 he developed tinnitus...

  • Added: Jun 18, 2018
  • Length: 34:32
Caption: The Gentlemen's Anti-Temperance League performing live from Studio A, Credit: Christine Dean
This Minneapolis group plays gypsy jazz with smooth female vocals. They recently released their second album, Masquerade. We found out more when th...

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  • Added: Jun 18, 2018
  • Length: 27:05
  • Purchases: 1
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Caption: WTF performing Live from Studio A, Credit: Christine Dean
Back in December, we met the members of the Minneapolis collective Kriyative Emblems of a Blue Soul Renaissance, performing as 26Bats! The drummer ...

  • Added: Jun 18, 2018
  • Length: 28:28
Caption: Mama's Stolen Horses
Husband-and-wife duo Kristoffer and Abby Jo Robin make up this Americana folk/grass group. Originally from Mankato, the pair traveled around the co...

  • Added: Apr 20, 2018
  • Length: 26:43
Caption: Reina del Cid
This Twin Cities indie folk/rock artist recently released her third album, Rerun City. She and her longtime guitarist Toni Lindgren join us in the ...

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  • Added: Apr 17, 2018
  • Length: 30:23
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Fox & Coyote
We welcomed this Minneapolis indie folk/rock group back to our studios on March 14. They performed the same night at Sound in Duluth.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2018
  • Length: 34:14
Caption: Nat Harvie Trio
Duluth native Harvie drew attention with their high school band, Vivielle, which eventually broke up after the members went off to college. After p...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2018
  • Length: 28:44
Caption: Dusty Heart
Minnesota Americana singer/songwriters Molly Dean and Barbara Jean had established solo careers before forming this duo just a couple of years ago ...

  • Added: Apr 13, 2018
  • Length: 27:47
Caption: Peter Miller
Miller is a member of Twin Cities orchestral indie rock band We are the Willows. He be performed at a songwriter showcase at the Red Herring, then ...

  • Added: Apr 13, 2018
  • Length: 30:36
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Local artist Charlie Parr released his 14th album, Stumpjumper, during the week of the 17th annual Duluth Homegrown Music Festival. The release mar...

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  • Added: May 07, 2015
  • Length: 27:20
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Wendy and Gabby, Credit: Areca Roe
The 60th Arrowhead Biennial is on display at the Duluth Art Institute this month. Diane Mullin, Curator at the Weisman Museum and juror of the Bien...

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  • Added: Dec 09, 2014
  • Length: 05:16
  • Purchases: 1
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Listen to our session with brothers Ryan and Jesse Dermod, who make up this electric guitar and drums duo. They play us a few tunes and chat with u...

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  • Added: Oct 20, 2014
  • Length: 24:39
  • Purchases: 1
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Listen to our session with this Minneapolis performer whose latest release, Half About Being a Woman, takes her in a more soulful direction. She pl...

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  • Added: Oct 20, 2014
  • Length: 27:45
  • Purchases: 2
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Listen to our session with this young Minneapolis folk/pop artist. He's joined by Alex Young, Josh Fink, Steve Bosmans, and Kara Laudon. Earlier th...

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  • Added: Oct 10, 2014
  • Length: 30:07
  • Purchases: 1
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Listen to our session with this Minneapolis Americana singer/songwriter. He plays us a few songs and chats with us about his upbringing and current...

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  • Added: Oct 10, 2014
  • Length: 24:05
  • Purchases: 1
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Listen to our session with these local Americana singer/songwriters. They play us a handful of tunes and chat with us about their new album.

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  • Added: Sep 16, 2014
  • Length: 27:19
  • Purchases: 1