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10th Annual Radio Waves Music Festival

WTIP is proud to announce the schedule of bands for the 10th Annual Radio Waves Music Festival, September 8-10. We had more than 60 applicants, making it a difficult task to select the final 29 performers. This year’s festival features eight new bands, in addition to six that have not played in several years. Click here for more information, and we hope to see you at the festival!

The 2017 line-up is below:


Community Swing Band
Gene LaFond and Amy Grillo
Lake Effect
Pushing Chain
Blues Happy featuring Pete K
Trapper Schoepp
Step Rockets


Sky Blue Ensemble
Moe and Larry
Bug House
Curry Family Band
Common Ground
Plucked Up String Band
Rich Mattson And the North Stars
Brother in Arms
Floydian Slip
Sam Miltich and Briand Morrison


Gospel Show with Gordon Thorne
The Fish Heads
Joe Paulik
Fred Anderson
Mysterious Ways
Dusty Heart
Cook County’s Most Wanted
Jack Klatt
Earth Wind and Todd