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Looking for a good time? Find inspiration and entertainment each week as The PlayList showcases local artists, preview performances, and gets you ready to partake in the best the north has to offer.

May 1, 2014

Celebrate the Duluth Homegrown Music Festival with a special encore episode of The PlayList! The 2013 fest started with the Mayor’s proclamation and live music from three original bands recorded on site at Tycoon’s Alehouse. Salute some homegrown talent on The Playlist, Thursday, May 1 at 9pm and 11pm on WDSE•WRPT PBS North 8.1│31.1!

From saucy, space-age vibrations, to dark & edgy rock and a wall of sound, this episode captures the spirit and diversity of Duluth music, 15 years along the Homegrown continuum. Enjoy the music and meet the musicians behind Tangier 57, 500 Million Society and American Rebels.

May 8, 2014

Aaron Squadroni lends an architectural eye to his graphite & installation work, Amy Demmer from the Grand Marais Art Colony and the dynamic duo of Aurora Baer & T. Bruce Bowers, guitar and electric fiddle.

May 15, 2014

Storyteller & humorist Kevin Kling, Trans-media artist Kathy McTavish expands the boundaries of art, climate science & technology, and music from The Social Disaster

May 22, 2014

Costume & fashion designer Sasha Howell, conversation with the founder of the Duluth Superior Film Festival Richard Hansen & rock’n’roll by Wino, WI.

May 29, 2014

Contemporary painter Roderigo Bello, the latest about arts funding for artists & non-profits from the Arrowhead Regional Arts Council and Homegrown music from Southwire.

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