BackStage Pass

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BackStage Pass features intimate concert performances and a look behind the scenes as artists reveal the inspiration behind the music.

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SIAS | BackStage Pass | Ep. 904

Nov 2, 2018
Band on stage
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Pop-world group SIAS performs on BackStage PassWATCH NOW

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Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Sat., Nov. 3 at 10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Featuring folk-pop harmonizing, the bass and electric guitar duo performs "I Keep Ticking On" and more. WATCH NOW HERE

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Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Classically trained blues/folk artist performs 'Traveling,' 'Blue Mesa,' and more. WATCH NOW HERE

The Go Rounds | BackStage Pass | Ep. 901

Oct 12, 2018
Performers on stage
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Award winning Michigan-based rock band the Go Rounds performs "Code" from their new album and more. WATCH NOW HERE

The Go Rounds main singer
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

BackStage Pass returns on Sat. Oct. 20 at 10 p.m. on WKAR TV, for a new season featuring blues, pop, folk and rock music.

Amanada Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Fri., Sep. 21 and Sat., Sep. 22 in Old Town Lansing |  The blues are back in Old Town Lansing and WKAR will be there! 

Performers on stage
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

EAST LANSING, MI; APRIL 27, 2018 – Have you made it to a BackStage Pass Concert recording yet? The amazing production team at WKAR has turned the 5500-square-foot Studio A into a unique and intimate concert venue for nine special performances taking place over three weeks.

Joshua Davis singing on stage with BSP logo behind him
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Enjoy the highlights from season 8 of BackStage Pass!  

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Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

The incredible indie folk band, The Accidentals, perform on BackStage Pass! WATCH NOW

The Crane Wives on BackStage Pass | Ep. 808

Oct 30, 2017
band on stage
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

West Michigan indie rock band, The Crane Wives, perform on BackStage Pass! WATCH NOW

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