Punch Brothers http://redriverradio.org en Caravan: Steve Earl, Part Two, Live at the Fur Peace Ranch http://redriverradio.org/post/caravan-steve-earl-part-two-live-fur-peace-ranch <div><strong>Airs Friday, May 16 at 9 p.m.&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on the Caravan we have a distinctive country flavor, both traditional and a touch old&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">school plus some Creole country music called </span>Zydeco<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. We feature tracks from Guy Clark, a new cut from Chris </span>Thile<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> with&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Michael </span>Daves<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, some Alison Krauss, and an unusual track from the Punch Brothers. On Blues at the Bottom, country blues&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">from Marie </span>Nofsinger<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Brad Paisley, a traditional and soulful track from Dorothy Moore and we'll have some happy feet&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">music from </span>Geno<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Delafose<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Beau </span>Jocque<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. On our concert hour, Part 2 of a solo show by Steve Earl at the Fur Peace&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ranch, and in our final hour we'll search for Sunken Treasure.</span></div><p> Sat, 17 May 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 44170 at http://redriverradio.org Caravan: Steve Earl, Part Two, Live at the Fur Peace Ranch Caravan: The Punch Brothers Live http://redriverradio.org/post/caravan-punch-brothers-live <p><strong>Airs Friday, January 31 at 9 p.m. </strong>&nbsp;This week on the Caravan we'll walk about a bit, going to New Orleans from some new tracks from Maggie Koerner's latest CD as well as new music from the Carolina Chocolate Drops. We'll also hear from Red Bird, the Eric Underwood Band, and First Aid Kit with Blues by Charlie Musselwhite, AJ &amp; the Two Tone Blues Band, and J. Edwards. We'll travel to India with Chitravina N. Ravikiran and to Mali with Ali Farke Toure. On the concert hour, the Punch Brothers live and on Be Quite and Play the Music we continue our travels on Wooden Ships.&nbsp;</p><p> Sat, 01 Feb 2014 03:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 39493 at http://redriverradio.org Caravan: The Punch Brothers Live Caravan http://redriverradio.org/post/caravan-19 <div><strong>Airs Friday, June 7 at 9 p.m. </strong>This week on the Caravan we'll walk about a bit, going to New Orleans from some new tracks from Maggie Koerner's latest CD as well as new music from the&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Carolina Chocolate Drops. We'll also hear from Red Bird, the Eric Underwood Band, and First Aid Kit with Blues by Charlie </span>Musselwhite<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>AJ<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> &amp; the Two Tone Blues Band, and J. Edwards.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We'll travel to India with </span>Chitravina<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> N. </span>Ravikiran<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and to Mali with Ali </span>Farke<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Toure<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. On the concert hour, the Punch Brothers live and on Be Quite and Play the Music we continue our&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">travels on Wooden Ships.&nbsp;</span><br><br><a href="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/rrr/files/201306/The_Caravan_Playlist_022.pdf" target="_blank"><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Caravan Playlist for Friday, June 7, 2013</span></strong></a></div><p> Sat, 08 Jun 2013 02:00:00 +0000 28567 at http://redriverradio.org Caravan Savannah Music Festival: The Punch Brothers 2012 http://redriverradio.org/post/savannah-music-festival-punch-brothers-2012 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: 'Helvetica Bold', 'Lucida Grande', Helvetica, Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 18px;"><strong>Airs Thursday, March 28 at 8 p.m. </strong>The forward movement of contemporary American stringband music has always been fueled by a tradition that existed outside the classroom setting. When a young person attempts to pursue an American style such as bluegrass, Cajun, country or blues, the earliest method of learning often begins with imitating music from recordings. Later on, participation in jam sessions, lessons with a mentor, and getting connected with better players is the easiest route toward figuring out how to play your instrument. In this episode we listen to a group of mostly non-formally trained string players that has developed a wholly original sound based on their collective approach to music making.</span></p><p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 01:00:00 +0000 25294 at http://redriverradio.org Savannah Music Festival: The Punch Brothers 2012 Savannah Music Festival: Punch Brothers 2011 - Part Two http://redriverradio.org/post/savannah-music-festival-punch-brothers-2011-part-two <p><strong>Airs Thursday, January 10 at 8:00 p.m.&nbsp;</strong>The second episode of Punch Brothers music from their 2011 appearance in Savannah.&nbsp;The forward movement of contemporary American stringband music has always been fueled by a tradition that existed outside the classroom setting. When a young person attempts to pursue an American style such as bluegrass, Cajun, country or blues, the earliest method of learning often begins with imitating music from recordings. Later on, participation in jam sessions, lessons with a mentor, and getting connected with better players is the easiest route toward figuring out how to play your instrument. In this episode we listen to a group of mostly non-formally trained string players that has developed a wholly original sound based on their collective approach to music making. Part Two of Two</p><p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 02:00:00 +0000 21944 at http://redriverradio.org Savannah Music Festival: Punch Brothers 2011 - Part Two