Regina Carter http://redriverradio.org en Newport Jazz Festival: Regina Carter's Reverse Thread In Concert http://redriverradio.org/post/newport-jazz-festival-regina-carters-reverse-thread-concert <div><strong>Airs Monday, November 18 at 8 p.m. </strong>&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Like many jazz musicians before her, violinist Regina Carter mined her African cultural inheritance through music.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hers is a postmodern approach; her latest record, Reverse Thread, is as likely to source from field recordings of&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ugandan Jews as from contemporary </span>Afropop<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and beyond. It's also delightfully easygoing, intricate yet breezy. Carter and </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">her unique band feature a mix of violin with </span>kora<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> (West African harp) and accordion along with drums and bass for a compelling blend of jazz and African roots that both infectious and energizing.</span></div><p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 02:00:00 +0000 36146 at http://redriverradio.org Newport Jazz Festival: Regina Carter's Reverse Thread In Concert Caravan http://redriverradio.org/post/caravan-24 <p><strong>Airs Friday, July 19 at 9 p.m.&nbsp; </strong>This week on the Caravan we feature classic cuts from Neil Young &amp; David Crosby, some R&amp;B infused music from Pablo Cruise and some African inspired grooves from Regina Carter plus new country blues from the Carolina Chocolate Drops and the Lonesome River Band. We'll also hear from Darien Brahms, Robert Deeble, Dave Van Ronk, the Neville Brothers and Allison Crowe. This weeks concert feature Harvey Reid on stage in a blues and folk infused show with a touch of gospel and in our final hour we travel to Silium's Hill.</p><p><a href="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/rrr/files/201307/The_Caravan_Playlist_028.pdf" target="_blank"><strong>Caravan Playlist for Friday, July 19, 2013</strong></a></p><p> Sat, 20 Jul 2013 02:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 30580 at http://redriverradio.org Caravan Newport Jazz & Savannah Music Fest Special http://redriverradio.org/post/newport-jazz-savannah-music-fest-special <p><strong>Airs Tuesday, June 4 at 8 p.m.&nbsp; </strong>Join Bill Beckett &amp; Wally Derleth tonight at 8 pm for a "Best Of' special feature selected sets from the Newport Jazz Festival and the Savannah Music Festival with featured artists Joe Lovano, Esperanza Spalding, Amina Figarova, Bob Seeley, Ballake Sissoko &amp; Vincent Segal, Bela Fleck, Paco de Lucia and Regina Carter's Reverse Thread. Call in with your pledge and support all the variety you get on Red River Radio at 800-552-8502 or pledge on line here:&nbsp;<strong><a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/rrr/default/form.pledgemain" target="_blank">DONATE NOW</a>!</strong> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 01:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett & Wally Derleth - Evening Jazz 28615 at http://redriverradio.org Newport Jazz & Savannah Music Fest Special Newport Jazz Festival 2011: Regina Carter's Reverse Thread In Concert http://redriverradio.org/post/newport-jazz-festival-2011-regina-carters-reverse-thread-concert <p><strong>Airs Tuesday, January&nbsp;17 at&nbsp;10:00 p.m.</strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;Like many jazz musicians before her, violinist Regina Carter mined her African cultural inheritance through music. Hers is a postmodern approach; her latest record, Reverse Thread, is as likely to source from field recordings of Ugandan Jews as from contemporary Afropop and beyond. It&#39;s also delightfully easygoing, intricate yet breezy. Carter and&nbsp;her unique band &mdash; featuring kora (West African harp) and accordion &mdash; are the first act at the main Fort Stage</p> Wed, 18 Jan 2012 04:00:00 +0000 4290 at http://redriverradio.org Newport Jazz Festival 2011: Regina Carter's Reverse Thread In Concert