Tent Show Radio

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Available for free since 1994 Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing regional and national acts including the Blue Canvas Orchestra performing at  Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua , Bayfield Wisconsin.


Tent Show Radio is hosted by best selling author, humorist and singer-songwriter, Michael Perry.


Michael Perry is the author of the bestselling memoir, “Population 485: Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time,” and the essay collection “Off Main Street.” Perry has written for Esquire, The New York Times Magazine, Outside, Backpacker, Orion and Salon.com, and is a contributing editor to Men’s Health. His essays have been heard on NPR’s All Things Considered and he has released two live audience recordings, “I Got It From the Cows” and “Never Stand Behind a Sneezing Cow.” Perry lives in rural Wisconsin, where he remains active as a volunteer firefighter and emergency medical responder. He can be found online at www.sneezingcow.com


In 2018, Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua will celebrate its 33th season under the big blue canvas tent on the south shore of Lake Superior near Bayfield, Wisconsin.



Big Top Chautauqua is a non-profit performing arts organization. www.bigtop.org


Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua



 

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194 Pieces

Available for free and hosted by best-selling author Michael Perry, Tent Show Radio is a weekly one-hour variety series showcasing live performances from Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua, Bayfield Wisconsin.


Pieces

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A musical hodgepodge featuring WC Clark, Elephant Revival, Cloud Cult, Arlo Guthrie, Ruthie Foster and Greg Brown.

Bought by KPIP-LP, KUMD, KSRQ, WRNC-LP, and KMXT


  • Added: Jun 29, 2013
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 5
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TSR13-25 Cloud Cult

Bought by Wisconsin Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 14, 2013
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Bluesman WC Clark and the Blue Canvas Orchestra

Bought by WUMB


  • Added: Jun 10, 2013
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 1
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TSR13-23 Elephant Revival Blue Canvas Orchestra Michael Perry

  • Added: Jun 01, 2013
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

  • Added: Jun 01, 2013
  • Length: 59:51
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Episode 2 of a 2 part show featuring Indie Bluegrass Folksters from Duluth, MN ~ Trampled By Turtles.

  • Added: May 16, 2013
  • Length: 01:00:21
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In 2013, Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua will celebrate its 28th season under canvas on the south shore sands of Lake Superior near Bayfield, Wisc...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: May 13, 2013
  • Length: 01:00:01
  • Purchases: 1
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In 2013, Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua will celebrate its 28th season under canvas on the south shore sands of Lake Superior near Bayfield, Wisc...

Bought by KALH, KSRQ, KFOK-LPFM, WRNC-LP, KMXT and more


  • Added: May 06, 2013
  • Length: 01:00:20
  • Purchases: 6
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Tent Show host Michael Perry welcomes his band the Long Beds.

Bought by KUMD, KMXT, and WTIP


  • Added: Apr 25, 2013
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 3
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In 2013, Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua will celebrate its 28th season under canvas on the south shore sands of Lake Superior near Bayfield, Wis...

Bought by KMSU, KALH, KSRQ, Wisconsin Public Radio, KMXT and more


  • Added: Apr 22, 2013
  • Length: 01:00:20
  • Purchases: 7