Red River Radio welcomes two new programs to our schedule. Sunday, July 6, at 3 p.m., we welcome Poppy Tooker and Louisiana Eats!, a radio show for people who cook and people who love to eat well — all with a Louisiana point of view and Poppy’s distinctive Louisiana voice.
HumanKind will begin Sunday, July 6, at 7 p.m. Hosted by award-winning documentary producer David Freudberg, HumanKind profiles humanitarians, idealists and visionaries and brings us the stories of citizens who inspire us by their courage.
Airs Thursday, July 10 at 8:00 p.m. He's an artist influenced by classical, jazz and the diverse musical traditions of the Mediterranean rim. When double bass player and composer Renaud Garcia-Fons arrived backstage in the van with his custom five-stringed bass, we expected to see yet another huge bass case. Instead, he unloaded a much smaller box from which emerged a wooden body, out of which came the neck, followed by some strings that were quickly attached.
Poverty Point, near Epps, is in the running to become a World Heritage site. It is the creation of the ancient Mississippian mound building culture and Commentator Gary Joiner profiles these historic mounds on this installment of History Matters.