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

Red River Radio

Airs Tuesday, March 8, at 8 p.m.  Airs Tuesday, June 9 at 8 p.m. Join us for bassist Chris Allen live in our studios along with guitarist Nicholas Palmer and vocalist Deidre Malbrough. They will bring us a great show for jazz lovers this Tuesday. You can show your love for live music on Red River Radio by making a pledge during the show and help us during our pledge drive. Call and pledges at 800-552-8502 or pledge online now: DONATE NOW!

    

Barbara Beaird / Used by permission of Slydell

Airs Monday, March 7, at 8 p.m.

M.C. Rollo / Used by kind permission.

Airs Friday, March 4, at 8 p.m. Join us for a folk infused live music performance with Guitarist Nick Brumley who has been on in the past with Maggie Koerner and the Mansion Family.

Aired Thursday, October 15, at 8:00 p.m. Guitarist Steve Howell along with guest artist Dan Sumner joined hosts Wally Derleth and Bill Beckett for a live show on Red River Radio. Howell presents a delicate blend of roots music from country, blues and rockabilly to torch songs. In 2011, his CD "Since I Saw You Last" was awarded the Historical Significance Award from the Academy of Texas Music. Support live, local music on the radio.

Airs Wednesday, October 14, 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.

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