BackStage Pass

BackStage Pass returns June 17

May 23, 2016
performers on stage
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. 

Betty Joplin on BackStage Pass | Ep. 707

May 2, 2016

Grammy nominated and Michigan favorite Betty Joplin lends her vocal styling to some of the greatest standards ever written.

performing on stage
Stacy Hoxsey / WKAR

Fri. May 6 at 11:30pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Detroit blues with a homestyle feel for a new generation. 

Chris Canas on BackStage Pass | Ep. 705

May 2, 2016
performing on stage
Stacy Hoxsey / WKAR-MSU

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