Northern Arts & Culture

Hosts Hans Ahlström and Kurt Hauswirth discuss what is happening in the area regarding arts, music and cultural events in and around the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

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Interview with Jorge Gomez

Apr 18, 2013
Elvis Suarez

Public Radio 90's Hans Ahlstrom talks with Jorge Gomez, leader of the Cuban music group Tiempo Libre. They are playing a show tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Kaufman Auditorium. It’s the last of this year’s Northern Nights Series concerts.

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Apr 9, 2013
Bill Fink /

Joe Kirkish talks with Stan Wright about this Friday's 'Club Indigo' dinner and a movie event, featuring this British-made film set in India, along with a Indian-inspired buffet ahead of the film, all beginning Friday night at 6 p.m. in the Calumet Theater. Buffet reservations can be made by calling (906) 337-2610.

An Interview with Glenda Dawn Goss

Feb 26, 2013

An interview with Darin Casler

Feb 22, 2013

An interview with Joshua Davis

Feb 21, 2013

Michigan singer-songwriter Joshua Davis is performing in concert Friday, 2/22, at 8 p.m. at Kaufman Auditorium in Marquette. The concert will feature songs from his new CD, 'A Miracle of Birds,' which was inspired by his participation in On the Ground's 'Run Across Palestine' last year. Hans Ahlstrom spoke with him about the new CD, the Run Across Palestine, and the concert. 

An interview with Michael Waite

Dec 21, 2012

Musician Michael Waite stopped by the Public Radio 90 studio to chat with Hans Ahlstrom, play a few Christmas tunes, and talk about the upcoming Celebrate Me Home Concert at Kaufman Auditorium on Saturday, December 22 at 7 p.m. 

Steve Grugin talks with Public Radio 90's Stan Wright about what will be presented in this 3rd annual Holidays Concert by the Marquette Symphony, which will be performed Sunday, December 16 at 3 p.m. in the orchestra's home, Kaufman Auditorium in Marquette. Advance tickets are available at all NMU E-Z Tickets outlets, by phone at 906-227-1032 or online at