Caravan

Fridays at 9pm

A weekly adventure in music with no borders, no boundaries, no limits. Tune in Friday's a 9 pm for a new radio experience. For More Information contact Bill at wbeckett@lsus.edu.

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9:00pm

Fri July 19, 2013
Caravan

Caravan

Harvey Reid at Leu Gardens in Orlando, Florida

Airs Friday, July 19 at 9 p.m.  This week on the Caravan we feature classic cuts from Neil Young & David Crosby, some R&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.

Caravan Playlist for Friday, July 19, 2013

9:00pm

Fri July 12, 2013
Caravan

Caravan

Airs Friday, July 12 at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll feature music from Lyle Lovett, Victoria Williams, Jerry Alfred & The Medicine Beat, Joe Ely and the Allman Brothers from the Fillmore concerts. Then we sit down with Maggie Koerner and Nick Brumley to talk about their latest projects including Maggie's recent release, Neutral Ground. We'll hear some cuts from the CD and Maggie and Nick play some tunes for us in our studio's. Then, in our final hour, we'll Rejoice in hands with music from Richard Shindell, Tindersticks, Vangelis, M Ward, Joan Baez, Lambchop and some Joe Walsh to name a few.

Caravan Playlist for Friday, July 12, 2013

Listen again to my interview with Maggie Koerner & Nick Brumley here.

11:00pm

Fri July 5, 2013
Jeff Buckley

Jeff Buckley: Grace Around the World

Airs Friday, July 5 at 11 p.m.  A look into the life and music of singer and songwriter Jeff Buckley.The tragic, but brilliant life of singer/songwriter Jeff Buckley is detailed in this new radio special celebrating his landmark album, Grace.   He tragically drowned in 1997 while recording his follow-up, but his stature as an artist has grown since then from cult status to worldwide mainstream acceptance.

■ Interviews: His mother, Mary Guibert, Brenda Kahn, guitarist Michael Tighe, author David Browne, tour manager Gene Bowen, and director Laurie Trombley.  Jeff Buckley interview source: 10/23/94 -  Courtesy of WBCN-FM Boston and CBS Radio. 
■ Music: Rare, live Jeff Buckley performances taken from the CD/DVD release Grace Around the World.

9:00pm

Fri July 5, 2013
Got Blues If You Want It!

The Rolling Stones: Got Blues If You Want It!

Airs Friday, July 5 at 9 p.m. As the Rolling Stones mark their 50th anniversary this year, we join the celebration with a public radio special from award-winning producer Paul Ingles. It's called "Got Blues If You Want It! A Rolling Stones Special". The program is exclusively devoted to an exploration of the blues and rhythm & blues roots of The Rolling Stones. Top-notch music writers, musicians and fans provide context for a cavalcade of the Stones' blues classics - both their covers of songs by their heroes and their own bluesy takes on their original rock 'n' roll. Read the full description.

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9:00pm

Fri June 28, 2013
Caravan

Caravan

Airs Friday, June 28 at 9 p.m.  This week on the Caravan we'll listen to new songs from Simone Dinnerstein with Tift Merritt and Sweet Honey in the Rock plus some classic cuts by John Trudell, Norah Jones and King Curtis. For Blues at the Bottom we'll flash back to Robert Johnson and we'll hear from Neil Young, and in our concert Hour we'll join Chitravina Ravikiran and Rajeev Taranath for a raga recorded live at the India Nights Concert 2013 and in our final hour join us as we visit with The Bricklayer's Beautiful Daughter.

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