Bardo: A Night in the Life

A new collaboration between Vermont PBS and Higher Ground. We bring you fantastic live shows and go behind the scenes to step into the lives of the performers. Host Ryan Miller (of Guster fame) interviews a stellar array of musicians, including Kat Wright, Caroline Rose, Madaila, and Lake Street Dive to discover what inspires and motivates them. Watch the episodes and full concerts on Vermont PBS and streaming here. Share the news - #bardo

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Lake Street Dive

Lake Street Dive goes climbing with host, Ryan Miller, before their show at Higher Ground and explore the vital elements that have kept the band together for 14 successful years.

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Bardo with Lake Street Dive as they go climbing...

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Lake Street Dive goes climbing with host, Ryan Miller, before their show at Higher Ground and explore the vital elements that have kept the band together for 14 successful years.

Madalia
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Bardo with Lake Street Dive as they go climbing...
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Bardo with Lake Street Dive as they go climbing...
Entire concert at Higher Ground
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Entire concert at Higher Ground
Drummer, Mike Calabrese, defines success...
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Drummer, Mike Calabrese, defines success...
Lake Street Dive's singer & spiritual guide...
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Lake Street Dive's singer & spiritual guide...
The new guy, Akie Bermiss, reflects...
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The new guy, Akie Bermiss, reflects...

Madaila

Madaila rocks the Higher Ground stage. Host, Ryan Miller, connects with band members Eric and Mark at their downtown studio to jam a bit and uncover their extensive musical history. The plot thickens when we meet Mark's 1-year-old son and discuss the clouded future of the band.

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Rock with Madaila then connect at their studio!

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Rock with Madaila at Higher Ground stage, then connect at their downtown studio.

Madaila
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Rock with Madaila then connect at their studio!
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Rock with Madaila then connect at their studio!
Guitar-shredding rocker and a loving dad
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Guitar-shredding rocker and a loving dad
Small-town music scene
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Small-town music scene
Ryan Miller jams(?) with members of Madaila
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Ryan Miller jams(?) with members of Madaila
Entire concert at Higher Ground
Concert
Entire concert at Higher Ground

Caroline Rose

Caroline Rose performs with her band at Higher Ground then paints the town with host, Ryan Miller. They pick out costumes to wear for a waterfront segway adventure and stop off at an artsy deli for a heart-to-heart and much needed sustenance.

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Caroline Rose plays Higher Ground

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Caroline Rose plays Higher Ground & paints the town red with host, Ryan Miller.

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Caroline Rose plays Higher Ground
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Caroline Rose plays Higher Ground
Entire concert at Higher Ground
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Entire concert at Higher Ground
The Heart is Just a Number
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The Heart is Just a Number
"Getting to Me"
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"Getting to Me"
Caroline Rose has an epiphany
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Caroline Rose has an epiphany

Kat Wright

In this premiere episode of Bardo, we feature Kat Wright, whose voice is both sultry and dynamic, delicate yet powerful; gritty but highly emotive and nuanced, has been described as “a young Bonnie Raitt meets Amy Winehouse”. Watch her on stage at Higher Ground in Burlington, VT. And learn more as Ryan Miller (Guster) has some fun conversations with Kat!

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Kat Wright - Watch full episode

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In this premiere episode of Bardo, we feature Kat Wright, whose voice is both sultry and dynamic, delicate yet powerful; gritty but highly emotive and nuanced, has been described as “a young Bonnie Raitt meets Amy Winehouse”. Watch her on stage at Higher Ground in Burlington, VT. And learn more as Ryan Miller (Guster) has some fun conversations with Kat!


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Kat Wright at Higher Ground

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Kat Wright performs live at Higher Ground in South Burlington, Vermont.

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Kat Wright at Higher Ground
Full Concert
Kat Wright at Higher Ground
Pondering the power of music
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Pondering the power of music
Kat shines on about her keyboard player
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Kat shines on about her keyboard player
Kat and Ryan on "Who's Your Fool"
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Kat and Ryan on "Who's Your Fool"
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Bardo is a collaboration between Vermont PBS and Higher Ground

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