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Join us for a 5:01 celebration of music featuring Alexis Lombre at Babs' Underground in Ann Arbor on October 4th, 5:01 pm sharp. With the trio of Alexis Lombre on keys, Brian Juarez on bass, Everett Reid on the drums - you won't want to miss this first 5:01 Jazz Show of the season!

Local harmonica heavyweight Peter Madcat Ruth is celebrating a milestone this week: his 70th birthday with a big show at The Ark in Ann Arbor this Thursday, April 4th. Madcat stopped in to the WEMU studios to talk about the milestone and the bash with WEMU's Michael Jewett:


Join us for a 5:01 celebration of music featuring the Brad McNett & Friends at Bab's Underground in Ann Arbor on April 5th, 5:01 pm sharp. You won't want to miss this! 

5:01 Jazz: The Doug Horn Quartet

Feb 21, 2019

Join us for a 5:01 celebration of music featuring the Doug Horn Quartet at Bab's Underground in Ann Arbor on March 1st at 5:01 pm sharp. 

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The first Roots Music Project of 2018 is a special one!  Host Jeremy Baldwin welcomes Ann Arbor's own Americana band Corndaddy to the WEMU studios for a live interview and performance!

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A bright, sunny day brought some bright, sunny music to WEMU!  This week on The Roots Music Project, host Jeremy Baldwin welcomed singer/songwriter Danny Kroha to the WEMU studios for a live interview and performance.

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Ahead of his new album,  "A World That's Bigger," Washtenaw County songwriter Mike Vial stops by the WEMU studios for exclusive live music performances and conversation.

Marshall Crenshaw, Jeremy Baldwin
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The Ypsilanti Song Fest returned with another eclectic line-up of singer/songwriters.  This year's headliner was veteran folk artist Marshall Crenshaw.  

Ahead of his Song Fest set  Bona Sera Cafe, Crenshaw stopped by the WEMU studios for a live interview and performance.

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Couldn't make it to the festival? Got a massive case of FOMO? You can catch all the highlights from WEMU hosts and staff from the 2015 Detroit Jazz Festival right here:

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Dave Sharp’s Secret Seven plays @ Rush Street, Friday, November 1st - 5:01 pm to 7 pm.

89.1 WEMU-FM and Sesi Motors present the 5:01 First Friday Series dedicated to the memory of the late Dr. Jan Winkelman.
 Join us for a  5:01 celebration of Dave’s new cd, Worlds

Hundreds of people Monday night flocked to the annual Ann Arbor Townie Street Party. As WEMU’s David Fair reports, the event serves one part kick-off to the upcoming Ann Arbor Art fairs, and one part “thanks” to local residents for enduring the influx of some half-a million people over the next several days.

Jazz is Alive at EMU

Apr 1, 2013

Jazz   Is   Alive!  Benefit   Concert   &   Dance

7pm   Saturday,   April   6th   at   the   EMU   Student   Center   Ballroom

 

89.1-FM  WEMU and Sesi Motors present the 5:01 First Friday Series dedicated to the memory of the late Dr. Jan Winkelman, Friday March 1st at Rush Street in Ann Arbor. (see map below for directions)

Rampage Swing is high-energy, danceable music from Ann Arbor, backed by an outstanding cast of musicians: