Wally Derleth - Evening Jazz

Producer & Host

Wally moved to Shreveport in the fall of 1994 from Wisconsin. He started with Red River Radio in November 1999. Wally enjoys listening to music, playing golf, umpiring high school and college baseball games, and he likes to read "anything by Stephen King or Tom Clancy." You also will find him cheering for the Green Bay Packers and the University of Wisconsin Badgers.

Ways to Connect

Airs Wednesday, May 25 at 8:00 p.m. Wally Derleth will be your host with Bill Beckett at the Mix Console for this live show with Jazziana featuring George Hancock on flute, sax, percussions; Darrel Mims on guitar & vocals; Rodger Barnes on keys, percussion & vocals; and George Nelson percussion.

Airs Tuesday, May 24 at 8 p.m.  Join us for an evening of great music from Jazz and R & B to some great pop favorites as Chris McCaa (AKA Professor Porkchop) and Chris Allen perform live from the Red River Radio studios and help us raise the revenue we need for another year of great Public Radio programming. Call in during the show and show your support for live music at 800-552-8502 or Pledge Online Here.

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Airs Thursday, May 19, at 8 p.m. Join us once again for an electrified performance as AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band take to the air waves. AJ and the Two Tone Blues Band have maintained a prestigious career over the years and have played the Sonny Boy Blues Society Battle of the Bands Competition, the King Biscuit Blues Festival and the International Blues Competition in Memphis. They are well know throughout the region and always inject high voltage into our pledge drives.

Airs Thursday, March 10, at 8:00 p.m.  Joins us for a lively blues show with Buddy Flett, live on Red River Radio. He returns with guest Tim Brogan on fiddle and a basket full of great blues to help Red River Radio raise the money we need to continue for the next year. Tune in for a great night of live music and help us out with your calls and pledges at 800-552-8502 or pledge on line here.  DONATE NOW!

M.C. Rollo / Used by permission

Airs Wednesday, March 9, at 8 p.m. Alan Dyson will join us in our Marion and Donald Weiss Performance studios for two hours of music along with poet David Love Lewis. A mix of music, spoken word and more should liven

   up the evening and hopefully prompt you to call in with a pledge in support of our local live music programming. You can call in during the show at 800-552-8502 or you can pledge online here. DONATE NOW! 

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