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Airs Thursday, April 13, 2017, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with Isaac Haas, who is featured as Andrej in the Tony Award Winning Broadway Musical “Once” which opens tonight, April 13, at 8 p.m. at the Strand Theater in downtown Shreveport. For complete detail visit the Strand Theater on line at or call 318-226-8555.

BARBARA BEAIRD / Used by permission

Airs Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at 8 p.m.  Join us Monday night for some raucous fun filled with rhythms, harmonies, and a healthy dose of Clarinet with Slydell & the Slippery Slope featuring Brian Rogers - guitar/vocals; Phillip Bradbury - clarinet; Steve Benton - Bass/vocals; and Kyle Martin - lap slide/vocals. Tune in a help support the arts on Red River Radio at 800-552-8502 or online here. 

Airs Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at 1 p.m. Renowned actor Theodore Bikel and The Western Wind, America's pre-eminent vocal ensemble, present 25 eclectic selections that, along with an inspring narration, serve as musical documentary of Passover. Music includes Hebrew folk melodies, classical European liturgical music, ancient Sephardic chants, Klezmer-style improvisations, and traditional songs from the Seder. This program is designed for listeners of any religious background and provides a good introduction to a holiday whose lessons of redemption and faith are universal.

Airs Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at 8:00 p.m. Wally Derleth will be your host with Bill Beckett at the Mix Console for this live show in our Marion and Donald Weiss Performance Studios with Darrel Mims on guitar & vocals, Rodger Barnes on keys, percussion & vocals, and George Hancock on sax and flute.

Airs Monday, April 10, 2017, at 8 p.m. Twang Darkly returns to Red River Radio for a live performance of their unique blend of original instrumental music that has been described as "Rural Space Music." Twang Darkly features Michael Futreal on Appalachian dulcimer, banjo, gourdtar, guitar, harmonica, flute, and suchlike; Lane Bayliss on drums; and Joel Boultinghouse on the big ol' string bass and electric guitars.

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