BackStage Pass

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Stacy Hoxsey / WKAR-MSU

Fri. Jul. 1 at 11:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | This encore presentation features “Just One of Those Things” and more.

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Stacy Hoxsey / WKAR-MSU

Fri. Jul. 1 at 11pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Michigan-native George DeLancey brings “The Piano by the Window” and more.

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Matthew Dae Smith / WKAR-MSU

This encore set includes the hit “I’m Going to New York” and more. WATCH NOW

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Matthew Dae Smith / WKAR-MSU

Long-time blues artist Donald Kinsey jams with the grooving Dewaynes. WATCH NOW

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Rachel Tang / WKAR-MSU

Back again for an encore, this trio plays “Alio E Olio” and  more. WATCH NOW

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Rachel Tang / WKAR-MSU

Enjoy this jazz trio featuring high-octane organ, smooth drums and a non-traditional jazz guitar.  WATCH NOW

BackStage Pass returns June 17

May 23, 2016
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Rachel Tang / WKAR-MSU

BackStage Pass is on break for a few weeks, while we bring you special programming on Friday evenings May 20-June 10.

BackStage Pass returns on June 17, with jazz from Tony Monaco and Fareed Haque, featuring Randy Gelispie.

Good Cookies on BackStage Pass | Ep. 708

May 9, 2016

Swinging, rocking, soulful blues from some of Michigan's most talented veteran players. WATCH NOW

Betty Joplin on BackStage Pass | Ep. 707

May 2, 2016
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Grammy nominated and Michigan favorite Betty Joplin lends her vocal styling to some of the greatest standards ever written. WATCH NOW

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Stacy Hoxsey / WKAR

Detroit blues with a homestyle feel for a new generation. WATCH NOW

Chris Canas on BackStage Pass | Ep. 705

May 2, 2016
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Stacy Hoxsey / WKAR-MSU

Detroit-based Chris Canas brings the blues with a homestyle feel to a new generation. WATCH NOW

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The encore set features "Fly Me to the Moon" and more big band jazz from Ann Arbor. WATCH NOW 

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Rachel Tang / WKAR-MSU

Big-band jazz from Ann Arbor featuring originals, classics and vocalist Sarah D'Angelo. WATCH NOW

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Stacy Hoxsey / WKAR-MSU

The contemporary bluesman from Chicago performs 'Walk It Off' and more. WATCH NOW

Toronzo Cannon on BackStage Pass | Ep. 701

Apr 16, 2016
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Stacy Hoxsey / WKAR-MSU

The contemporary bluesman from Chicago performs 'John the Conquer Root' and more. WATCH NOW

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