Live Music http://wxpr.org en WXPR Blues Cruise with Hughes http://wxpr.org/post/wxpr-blues-cruise-hughes <p>Direct&nbsp;from Memphis, Eric Scrappie Hughes or the "Boss of Beale Street" as he's known, brought his&nbsp;deep river&nbsp;blues to the Northwoods August 24th.&nbsp;Floating down the Wisconsin River&nbsp;took on a real Delta feel with Scrappie's authentic delivery of original compositions and&nbsp;blues classics.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 25 Aug 2013 12:31:47 +0000 Peg Arnold 7010 at http://wxpr.org WXPR Blues Cruise with Hughes Mike Mangione & The Union Live on WXPR August 7 http://wxpr.org/post/mike-mangione-union-live-wxpr-august-7 <p></p><p></p><p>Tune in to WXPR's Northwoods Cafe Wednesday, August 7, at 7 pm for a live broadcast performance with Mike Mangione &amp;&nbsp;The Union.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Colleen Finn will be your host with this versatile Chicago/Milwaukee touring group that combines a folk-rock sound with orchestrated strings and soulful vocals.</p><p>Don't miss this unique <strong>Live from the White Pine </strong>performance, free and in the convenience of your own home!</p><p>91.7 fm Rhinelander&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 91.9 fm Wausau&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 100.9 fm Ironwood/Hurley</p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 03:19:41 +0000 Peg Arnold 5942 at http://wxpr.org Mike Mangione & The Union Live on WXPR August 7 Boulder Junction Breaks Out The Blues http://wxpr.org/post/boulder-junction-breaks-out-blues <p>For anyone loving the blues, the Boulder Junction Blues Breakdown became the place to be Saturday July 13th in the Northwoods. Great talent, variety, organization, and community participation made for a delightful day.</p><p>WXPR is pleased to have been one of the many sponsors supporting live blues and community powered events. Our congratulations to the organizers of this inaugural Boulder Junction blues celebration with hopes for many more to come.</p><p>Follow the music...</p><p><a href="http://www.nickmoss.com/" target="_blank">The Nick Moss Band</a></p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 17:00:19 +0000 Peg Arnold 5070 at http://wxpr.org Boulder Junction Breaks Out The Blues WXPR Blues Cruise with Eric "Scrappie" Hughes http://wxpr.org/post/wxpr-blues-cruise-eric-scrappie-hughes <div>The annual WXPR Blues Cruise down the Wisconsin River leaves the dock, Saturday, August 24th, at 1:00pm.&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>We’re thrilled to welcome back<a href="http://www.erichughesband.com/fr_home.cfm" target="_blank"> Eric “Scrappie” Hughes.</a>&nbsp;<a href="http://www.erichughesband.com/fr_home.cfm" target="_blank">“Scrappie” Hughes</a> is a delta blues man direct from Memphis. &nbsp;He’s a fixture every week on Beale Street, playing world-famous clubs like BB King’s and The Rum Boogie Café. &nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Tickets are $25.00. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 14:53:56 +0000 Jessie Dick 4136 at http://wxpr.org WXPR Blues Cruise with Eric "Scrappie" Hughes