Sessions From Studio A

Thursday at 7 p.m. & Sunday at 6 p.m.

Sessions From Studio A is a local program dedicated to showcasing regional and touring musicians, featuring  performances recorded in WNIJ's own Studio A in DeKalb.

The program presents genres of music ranging from folk to indie rock, blues, alternative country, Americana, world music and more, in a way that provides the listener with a live concert experience. Hosted by Carl Nelson, these performances are accompanied by interviews with the artists who discuss their inspirations, aspirations, and the stories behind their original songs.

Have a band you'd like to hear on Sessions from Studio A? Send us your suggestions: sessions@niu.edu

Ways to Connect

Carl Nelson / WNIJ


Captain Wails & The Harpoons performs "Neon Lights" in WNIJ's Studio A.

Find Captain Wails & The Harpoons at bandcamp.

Carl Nelson / WNIJ



You can find Dan Whitaker & The Shinebenders at danwhitaker.com.

Sessions from Studio A - The Full Monte Project

Sep 21, 2017
Carl Nelson / WNIJ


The Full Monte project performs "Slick" in WNIJ's Studio A.
Find The Full Monte Project on Bandcamp.

Sessions from Studio A - Tundras

Sep 14, 2017
Carl Nelson / WNIJ


Tundras performs "Beyond the Tombs pt. 2" in WNIJ's Studio A.


Tundras performs "Swirling in Obscurity" in WNIJ's Studio A.

Find Tundras at Bandcamp and Facebook.

Sessions from Studio A - Slatetrain

Sep 7, 2017
Carl Nelson / WNIJ


Slatetrain performs "I Wanna See Love" in WNIJ's Studio A.


Slatetrain performs "Bob Newhart's Prescription" in WNIJ's Studio A.

Find Slatetrain on Bandcamp and Facebook.

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