The Ark http://wemu.org en 89.1 WEMU Presents: Mr. B Live In-Studio http://wemu.org/post/891-wemu-presents-mr-b-live-studio <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/143751672&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>Mr. B (Mark Braun) visits the 89.1 WEMU&nbsp;studios to perform with special guests, Lila Ammons &amp; Axel Zwingenberger ahead of their&nbsp;<a href="http://theark.org/3766.html"><strong>Blues and Boogie Celebration&nbsp;</strong></a>at the Ark in Ann Arbor, Michigan this weekend.</p><p></p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:25:30 +0000 Patrik Holubik & Michael Jewett & Marilyn Gouin 44074 at http://wemu.org 89.1 WEMU Presents: Mr. B Live In-Studio Win Tickets to The Ark's 27th Annual Storytelling Festival http://wemu.org/post/win-tickets-arks-27th-annual-storytelling-festival <p>Enter here to win a pair of tickets to see&nbsp;<em><strong><a href="http://theark.org/3713.html" target="_blank">The Ark's 27th Annual Storytelling Festival</a>&nbsp;</strong></em>on<em><strong>&nbsp;</strong></em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Saturday February 15.</span></p><p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 18:27:32 +0000 Patrik Holubik 41245 at http://wemu.org Win Tickets to The Ark's 27th Annual Storytelling Festival Weekend Watch: The Revelers LIVE on Roots Music Project, Fred Hersch Trio, and more! http://wemu.org/post/weekend-watch-revelers-live-roots-music-project-fred-hersch-trio-and-more <p></p><p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 02:53:55 +0000 Patrik Holubik 40583 at http://wemu.org Weekend Watch: The Revelers LIVE on Roots Music Project, Fred Hersch Trio, and more! Live In Studio: Seth Walker http://wemu.org/post/live-studio-seth-walker <p>Before his performance at The Ark in Ann Arbor, Seth Walker stopped by the&nbsp; WEMU studios to perform a few acoustic blues songs from his new album, <em>Time Can Change</em>.</p><p>Seth also discusses&nbsp; his unique musical background which spans classical music to raucous rock-n-roll.</p><p><strong>Listen to the full interview here:</strong></p><p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 17:03:53 +0000 Linda Yohn, Patrik Holubik & Brad McNett 33339 at http://wemu.org Live In Studio: Seth Walker Seth Walker and Corndaddy at the Ark http://wemu.org/post/seth-walker-and-corndaddy-ark <p>Two shows of great interest to WEMU listeners are coming up soon at The Ark: blues and roots singer-songwriter Seth Walker on Thursday, August 8<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;and Ann Arbor’s beloved roots-rock quartet Corndaddy on Friday, August 16<sup>th</sup>.</p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 00:18:43 +0000 Linda Yohn 33237 at http://wemu.org Detroiter Bettye LaVette Tops "Sweet 16" From October 15th to 21st. http://wemu.org/post/detroiter-bettye-lavette-tops-sweet-16-october-15th-21st <p>Supporting regional musicians with airplay remains a highest priority at WEMU.&nbsp; As you peruse the "Sweet 16" for October 15th through the 21st, take note of the many recordings on the list with regional connections including the topper, "Thankful 'N Thoughtful" by Detroiter, soul siren Bettye LaVette.</p> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 19:17:32 +0000 Linda Yohn 21191 at http://wemu.org Detroiter Bettye LaVette Tops "Sweet 16" From October 15th to 21st. SHEMEKIA COPELAND ROCKS HER WAY BACK UP TO THE TOP OF WEMU'S "SWEET 16"! http://wemu.org/post/shemekia-copeland-rocks-her-way-back-top-wemus-sweet-16 <p>In anticipation of her appearance at The Ark on October 11th, WEMU hosts featured the outstanding new CD "33 1/3" by the new "Queen of the Blues", Shemekia Copeland.&nbsp;&nbsp; Ms. Copeland actually comes from blues royalty&nbsp; --&nbsp; her father is the legendary blues guitarist and composer, Johnny Clyde Copeland.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 19:58:54 +0000 Linda Yohn 20613 at http://wemu.org SHEMEKIA COPELAND ROCKS HER WAY BACK UP TO THE TOP OF WEMU'S "SWEET 16"!