Live from the White Pine

Welcome to Live from the White Pine, WXPR studio sessions celebrating creativity in the Northwoods.

Jesse Cobb at Live from the White Pine
Credit Peg Arnold

WXPR’s new downtown Rhinelander studios become the perfect venue for intimate concerts and in-depth conversations with musical ensembles, authors, poets, dynamic artists of many varieties. The common attribute is auditory creativity, an engaging and treasured commodity to the WXPR public radio audience.

Shad Cobb at Live from the White Pine
Credit Peg Arnold

The artists featured in this new series will complement WXPR’s rich array of programming – Midday Classics, Your Favorites, Northwoods Café, Blues Friday, Polka, Bluegrass Saturday, Country Legends, Sunday Jazz and Classics By Request.

It is our pleasure to unite the WXPR listening community around live performances and personal opportunities to enjoy spoken and musical arts.  Arts, Intellect, Public Radio – together in the perfect studio performance setting creating live events, on-air broadcasts, and recorded media for web and future applications.

Want to join in? You can start right here with the performance application.

The WXPR Community - listening, creating, supporting artistry in the Northwoods.

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Arts & Life
10:30 am
Thu September 11, 2014

Live From the White Pine- Heather Styka- September 26

Heather Styka

Tune in to WXPR's Your Favorites Friday, September 26th, at 3 pm for a live broadcast performance with singer, songwriter and poet Heather Styka.

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Arts & Life
4:04 pm
Wed September 10, 2014

Live From the White Pine- Dave Perron- September 20

Dave Parron

Tune in to WXPR's Country Legends Saturday, September 20, at 7pm for a live broadcast performance with singer Dave Perron.

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Arts & Life
4:00 pm
Wed August 13, 2014

Canceled- Live From the White Pine- Under the Willow - September 10

The Under the Willow White Pine Concert has been CANCELED for this evening. Unfortunately the band had to cancel their Northwoods tour. Our apologies. Please tune in this evening for three hours of great music with Jeremy Starz on Northwoods Cafe! 

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Arts & Life
11:10 am
Tue August 5, 2014

WXPR Auction and Concert- November, 9th

Mike Mangione

WXPR’s Annual Fall Concert and Auction will be held Sunday, November 9th atHoliday Acres Resort in Rhinelander.

Items from area merchants and galleries will be on display starting at 2:00 pm. At 3:00 pm the live auction and music with Mike Mangione begins.

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Tonight at 7:30 PM
10:50 am
Thu March 6, 2014

SXSW Live Webcast

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CLICK HERE FOR SXSW LIVE WEBCAST

WXPR.org will feature the sounds and sights of SXSW 2014. Damon Albarn, St. Vincent, Kelis, Eagulls, and Perfect Pussy will perform at NPR Music's SXSW Showcase.

Surf over to WXPR.org Wednesday, March 12th at 7:30 pm. to enjoy the excitement from Austin, on your favorite device, from anywhere. And you can preview the lineup anytime.

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Tune in Thursday, March 13 at 7 PM
10:50 am
Thu February 27, 2014

Garnet Rogers Concert- Postponed

Due to inclement weather across Ontario, we unfortunately need to postpone the "Garnet Rogers- Live From the White Pine Concert" and interview scheduled for Thursday, March 13th. We will notify ticket holders and listeners once a new date has been confirmed.

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Spirit of a Woman
6:51 pm
Sun August 25, 2013

Live from the White Pine - Kelly Jackson

Kelly Jackson singing from her 2012 album, Spirit of a Woman.
Peg Arnold

Kelly Jackson's soulful voice and poignant lyrics filled WXPR's White Pine Room with the Spirit of a Woman. Craig Harrison of Northwoods Cafe hosted this Live from the White Pine on-air broadcast Thursday, August 22. 

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Perfect Day on the Wisconsin River
7:31 am
Sun August 25, 2013

WXPR Blues Cruise with Hughes

From left, Dale Zimmerman, Jeff Burke, Eric "Scrappie" Hughes and Craig Harrison. Dale and Jeff host Blues Friday on WXPR and you can hear Craig on Thursday's Northwoods Cafe.
Peg Arnold

Direct from Memphis, Eric Scrappie Hughes or the "Boss of Beale Street" as he's known, brought his deep river blues to the Northwoods August 24th. Floating down the Wisconsin River took on a real Delta feel with Scrappie's authentic delivery of original compositions and blues classics. 

From "The Ballad of Weevil Point Willie" to "Tested Positive for the Blues," Scrappie's musical storytelling and artistry are a pleasure to share with WXPR listeners on Blues Friday and live at the WXPR Blues Cruise.     

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Live from the White Pine
4:49 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Kelly Jackson Live on WXPR August 22

Kelly Jackson's Spirit of a Woman CD
Credit Artist

Tune in to WXPR's Northwoods Cafe Thursday, August 22, at 7 pm for a live broadcast performance with Kelly Jackson.   

Craig Harrison will be your host showcasing this celebrated Northwoods artist. Now residing in Madison, Kelly hails from Wausau originally, and is a member of the Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa. 

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