Season 10: Season 10

For its tenth season, the WKAR original series showcases nationally renowned acts ranging from the electronic pop sound of Tishmal, the soulful hip hop of Tunde Olaniran, alt rock band Mike Mains & The Branches, and much more.

Video thumbnail: BackStage Pass 1010 Tunde Olaniran

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1010 Tunde Olaniran

Artist and activist Tunde Olanarian leads a high-energy show featuring dancers and choir.

1010 Tunde Olaniran

Video thumbnail: BackStage Pass Outer Vibe

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Outer Vibe

The 3 piece, Michigan-based band Outer Vibe performs catchy rock and pop music.

Outer Vibe

Video thumbnail: BackStage Pass The Way Down Wanderers

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The Way Down Wanderers

Bluegrass with a pop twist, The Way Down Wanderers showcase their unique sound.

The Way Down Wanderers

Video thumbnail: BackStage Pass Willy Tea Taylor & The Harmed Brothers

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Willy Tea Taylor & The Harmed Brothers

Folk artist Willy Tea Taylor joins the Harmed Brothers

Willy Tea Taylor & The Harmed Brothers

Video thumbnail: BackStage Pass Eliza Neals

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Eliza Neals

Detroit native and blues powerhouse Eliza Neals performs at Michigan Bluesfest

Eliza Neals

Video thumbnail: BackStage Pass Joshua Powell

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Joshua Powell

Indie-Rock artist Joshua Powell performs “Black Lodge (water)” and more.

Joshua Powell

Video thumbnail: BackStage Pass Brother Elsey

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Brother Elsey

Brothers Jack, Brady, and Beau make up the Southern rock and Americana folk band, Brother

Brother Elsey

Video thumbnail: BackStage Pass Tishmal

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Tishmal

Pop electronic vocalist and writer Tishmal performs with producer Christian Darias.

Tishmal

Video thumbnail: BackStage Pass Paddlebots

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Paddlebots

Progressive soul-pop group Paddlebots performs “Smile,” “Fantasy,” and more.

Paddlebots

Video thumbnail: BackStage Pass Mike Mains & The Branches

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Mike Mains & The Branches

Mike Mains & The Branches perform hits from their latest album, “When We Were in Love.”

Mike Mains & The Branches