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Louisiana's Poet Laureate To Visit Shreveport

LA. STATE POET LAUREATE - Gov. John Bel Edwards named Dr. Jack Bedell Louisiana’s newest Poet Laureate in August of 2017. Dr. Bedell is a Professor of English at Southeastern Louisiana University and the author of nine books, including Call and Response (with Darrell Bourque, 2010), Come Rain, Come Shine (2006), What Passes for Love (2001), Bone-Hollow, True: New & Selected Poems (2013), Elliptic (2016), and Revenant (2016). As editor of Southeastern’s literary magazine Louisiana...

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Red River Radio: Mahogany Ensemble Theatre & Shreveport Little Theatre present "CROWNS."

Airs Thursday, January 11, 2018, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with directors Robert Alford II and Angelique Feaster Evans, who joined us in our Noel Foundation Studios to discuss the hit gospel musical “CROWNS,” a play with music by Regina Taylor. The Mahogany Ensemble Theatre in partnership with the Shreveport Little Theatre are presenting this production, which opens up tonight at 7:30 at the Shreveport Little Theater, located at 812 Margaret Place in Shreveport. Show times are January 11,...

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Health Matters: Facial Enhancements and Reconstructive Surgery

Airs Thursday, January 11, 2018, at 6 p.m. Perhaps you want to change your look in 2018. Tune in for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 p.m. Our host Dr. Patrick Lavo will be joined by Dr. Paige Bundrick, Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, specializing in facial plastics and reconstructive surgery at LSU Health. We’ll hear from Dr. Bundrick on a variety of facial rejuvenation procedures , facial and nasal reconstructive procedures, and more. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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Regional Symphony: A Salute To John Williams with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra

Airs Friday, January 9, 2018, at 12 noon. This week on the Regional Symphony Concert, the Shreveport Symphony Celebrates the music of John Williams in a concert from November 11, 2017. Michael Butterman conducting.

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Caravan: Geoff Achison and Randall Bramblett at the Fur Peace Ranch Part 1

Airs Friday, January 12, 2018, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll feature tracks from Drive By Truckers, Don Conoscenti, Dennis Dunn, Tom Russel, Neil Young, Jimi Hendrix, and Steve Earle in our first hour. This week's concert features part 1 of Geoff Achison and Randall Bramblett at the Fur Peace Ranch, and then week in our final hour, we'll dine with The Clown Prince featuring music by Nina Simone, Erin McKeown, Myshkin's Ruby Warbler, Patty Griffin, Maggie Koerner, Jon Anderson, and...

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The Cleveland Orchestra: Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 & Symphony No. 3

Airs Monday, January 15, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on the Cleveland Orchestra pianist Maurizio Pollini joins maestro William Steinberg for a concert featuring the Brahms Symphony No. 3 in F, and the Brahms Piano concerto No. 1 in d.

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This segment, from Jan. 18, 2008, is part of our Vintage Cafe series, in which we revisit some of our best studio performances. Here, we remember an Americana legend and drummer for the '60s rock group The Band, Levon Helm, who died in 2012.

Levon Helm first picked up a guitar at age 8, but soon switched to drums. Though best known as the famous drummer for the rock group The Band, Helm continued to influence music with his collaborations and solo works.

Kermit Poling discusses Common Sleep Disorders with Neurologist Dr. Andrew Chesson from the LSU Health Sciences Center

Kermit Poling discusses Alcoholism & Substance Abuse with Betsy Williams from the Center for Families in Shreveport

Kermit Poling discusses Skin Cancer & Other Skin Conditions with Dr. Donald Posner from Dermatology & Skin Surgery in Shreveport.

Kermit Poling discusses the Swine Flu with Dr. Raymond Coghlan from Willis Knighton Medical Center.

Kermit Poling discusses diet and nutrition with dietician Amy Yates & Davis Woodard.

Kermit Poling discusses Diabetes and Vision-Related Issues Associated with Diabetes with Dr. Thomas Worgul, and Internal Medicine Physician, Endocrinologist, Diabetologist and Ophthalmologists Dr. Christopher Shelby.

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Shadow Files: The Red Violin

Airs Thursday, January 11, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Cheryl White takes a look at the origins of the real and mysterious Red Violin.

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History Matters: True Tales from Dr. Strangelove and our own Barksdale Airforce Base.

Red River Radio Vehicle Donation Program

The Vehicle Donation Program provides Vehicle Donation Services to Public Radio stations across the country. This is a great way to support this station and get a tax write off for your car. Contact the Vehicle Donation program directly online or if you have any questions about the vehicle donation process, please don't hesitate to reach out to our vehicle experts at 855-277-2346 , or you can call our direct line at 401-808-8277.

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The Story Of Bird Calls with Cliff Shackelford on Red River Radio

This video takes you into the studio with Cliff and also through the world of birds that we cover on Bird Calls, which airs the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Please join us and please call in with your questions at 800-552-8502

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