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.

Tune in to WXPR's Northwoods Café Monday, October 19th, at 7 pm for a live broadcast performance with singer/songwriter Clara Baker.

Salem Oregon’s Clara Baker will be performing songs of love, loss, connection, self-discovery and reflection from her new CD Temporary Things.

Don't miss this unique Live from the White Pine performance, in the convenience of your own home! We also have a limited number of seats for this performance. Contact WXPR for information on reserving tickets. 715-362-6000

Our apologies, but due to car troubles, this performance has been canceled. They will still be playing tonight at Nicolet College. Thank you for understanding. 

  Tune in to WXPR Thursday, September 24th, at 1pm for a live broadcast performance with Telluride Bluegrass Winners Trout Steak Revival. WXPR will also air a rebroadcast of this performance on Saturday Bluegrass September 26th. 

Singer Sharon Iltis spoke with WXPR's Pete Rondello in a special Live from the White Pine performance Tuesday, August 4th. 

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Tune in to WXPR's Northwoods Café Tuesday, August 4th, at 7 pm for a live broadcast performance with recording artist Sharon Iltis. Celebrating the release of her third CD, tune into to hear original compositions and popular selections in a warm soulful style. Sharon Iltis is from Bozeman Montana, but has lived many years in Northern Wisconsin.

Tune in to WXPR's Northwoods Cafe Thursday, July 16th, at 7 pm for a live broadcast performance with Wade Fernandez.

Jessie Dick

Singer John McCutcheon spoke with WXPR's Natalie Jablonski in a special Live From the White Pine performance Wednesday, March 11th. 

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The voice, guitar magic and stories of Ellis Paul filled WXPR's White Pine Room Thursday night. Colleen Finn of Northwoods Cafe hosted this Live from the White Pine on-air broadcast.

Our thanks to Ellis Paul for a wonderful evening! 

Tune in to WXPR's Northwoods Café Thursday, February 12th at 7pm for a live broadcast performance with singer Ellis Paul.

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.

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

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! 

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.

SXSW Live Webcast

Mar 6, 2014
NPR Music

CLICK HERE FOR SXSW LIVE WEBCAST 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 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.

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.

Thank you