Spring Pledge Drive 2018 - Total $62,515 45% of Goal

The Red River radio Spring 2018 Pledge Drive has begun. Please help continue more than 30 years of Public Broadcasting service to our region with your support. Your support is what makes all the programs possible. We will have lots a drawings throughout the drive. everyone who donate is automatically entered into all upcoming drawings including 5 drawings for Gift Card to the Louisiana Boardwalk . Help secure the future of Red River Radio with your support. DONATE NOW HERE .

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Drawing Item From Mattress Plus - Dunlopillo Latex Queen Size Mattress

On Friday, March 16, at 9 a.m we will draw for a Dunlopillo Latex Queen Size Mattress generously supplied by Mattress Plus of Shreveport-Bossier . Dunlopillo is the oldest and most trusted latex brand in the world, and was the first foam manufactured mattress in the bedding industry. Everyone who makes a donation before 9 a.m on Friday, March 9, will be automatically entered. Call now at 800-552-8502 or go online now and support your Public Radio Station. DONATE NOW HERE .

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New Members Will Receive the Myron Pocket Work Light

This Myron Work Light is small but powerful. The RRR Logo on one side and RRR Phone Number on the other side. Bold COB LED light shines at the push of a button, while a chrome clip makes it easy to carry and a magnetic bottom effortlessly secures to metal surfaces for hands-free use. High intensity chip on board COB LED light Button on the end turns light on and off Features a clip for easy carrying and attaching to clothing Magnetic disk at bottom 5 button cell batteries included Laser...

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Chris Allen & Winston Hall with Deidre Malbrough Live on Red River Radio March 13, 2018

Airs Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at at 8 p.m. Join us for a lively acoustic jazz and pop set with Chris Allen, standup bass and Winston Hall, piano, snare and vocals. They will be joined by vocalist Deidre Malbrough. They have been a big hit in the past and promise to keep you tantalized with their artistry. Tune in and enjoy and also help Red River Radio raise the money we need to continue for the next year. You can call in and pledge 800-552-8502 or pledge on line now: DONATE NOW!

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Shayliff Live In The Red River Radio Studios March 15, 2018

Airs, Thursday, March 8, 2018, at 8:00 p.m. Join us for Shayliff and their gritty, soulful sound with edgy, rock-and-roll roots. They will raise the roof and move your spirit as they fill the Red River Radio Weiss Performance studio with great music and make our phones ring. Please help out and show your support for Shayliff and Red River Radio by pledging your support at 800-552-8502 or Pledge On Line: DONATE NOW! Shayliff is:
Shay Bailiff - lead singer, rhythm guitar

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Caravan: India Nights Part 2

Airs Friday, March 16, 2018, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll listen to new songs from Simone Dinnerstein with Tift Merritt and Sweet Honey in the Rock plus some classic cuts by John Trudell, Norah Jones and King Curtis. For Blues at the Bottom we'll flash back to Robert Johnson and we'll hear from Neil Young, and in our concert Hour we'll join Chitravina Ravikiran and Rajeev Taranath for a raga recorded live at the India Nights Concert 2013 and in our final hour join us as we visit...

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KLSA Listeners: A Special Message

KLSA will be experiencing outages over the next week. Due to an FCC ruling, some television stations are moving frequencies, and LPB is affected by these changes. Red River Radio’s station KLSA is on the LPB tower at Dry Prong, which is currently undergoing work to accommodate the transition. Tower crews estimate work could last from 3-10 days, depending on the weather and other factors. During this time, we may be off the air or operating at low power. We ask for your patience during this time, and you may stream programming here on the website during outages. We are also in our spring pledge drive and still need your support.

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Young Artists Competition 2018

Red River Radio announces our 2018 Annual Young Artists Competition, open to instrumentalists and vocalists ages 18 and under in Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas. Winners will be chosen from entries for participation in a radio broadcast to be recorded on June 9, 2018, in the Marion and Donald Weiss Performance Studio at Red River Radio. Each winner will receive a copy of their professionally recorded performance. Winners will be selected based on ability, musicality, and appropriateness of the...

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Red River Radio News

Courtesy: Chuck Smith / Red River Radio News

Caddo Sheriff Asks School Board To Consider Arming Teachers

SCHOOL THREAT- The Shreveport Times reports a 14 year-old Southwood High School student was arrested Thursday after he made threats to “ Shoot up the school ”. Students reported the comments to the school's Resource Officer, student was placed under arrest and booked into the Caddo Juvenile Detention Center. Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator said his office will take all threats seriously. He recently sent a letter to Caddo Parish School Board Members to make a case for arming teachers at school. I...

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Commentator Brian O'Nuanain shares his views on how racial discrimination and relationships 

Commentator Gary Joiner profiles a nontraditional Civil War soldier.

Commentator Archie McDonald pens a commentary about Independence Day. 

Brian O'Nuanain shares his views about the deficit, the debt, consumerism, smelly diapers, and other serious topics. 

Trail commentator Gary Joiner on Gen. Custer's Last Stand.

   Commentator Archie McDonald has a gentleman's guide to wearing hats.

Commentator Gary Joiner has the history of the railroad.

Commentator Archie McDonald examines the Juneteenth celebration 

Brian O'Nuanain shares part two of his upcoming exciting tour of Ireland. 

History Matters

Jun 14, 2011

Commentator Gary Joiner takes us on a journey down the yellow brick road, replete with historical references.


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Check out the thank-you gifts

Make a contribution to Red River Radio and select a gift in return. We have umbrellas, HD radios, the New Morning Edition Mug, History Matters book, the Cajun Family Cookbook, or even the opportunity to put together your own one-hour music radio show. You also could choose a Day Sponsorship and use it during 2018 to surprise a special someone. Donate here .

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Gary Borders

Gary Borders: A Tribute to Sam Malone

Airs Friday, March 2, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders remembers, Sam Malone, who was a country newspaper editor and printer that Gary remembers fondly.

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Shadow Files: Advocatus Diaboli (Devil's Advocate)

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History Matters: The impact of Frost on History

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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Protect My Public Media is a collaboration of local public radio and television stations, national distributors, producers, viewers, listeners and others who support a strong public media in the Unite



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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