Special Programs: Upcoming Community and Cultural Programs

Red River Radio offers a wide variety of programming, from classical, jazz and blues to news, public affairs, entertainment and information programming. We will also present specials for various holidays, cultural events, and documentaries on important issues of the day. Bookmark this page for information about these various specials. This page will be updated weekly. If an item you heard was removed and you'd like more information contact Bill Beckett at wbeckett@lsus.edu

                                   

  Here is what is coming up on Red River Radio.

  The following is a list of past specials you may have heard.

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8:00pm

Thu March 7, 2013
Local

Robin & the Bluebirds: Live From Red River Radio

Airs Thursday, March 7 at 8 p.m. Join us for an exciting show with Robin & the Bluebirds who will play Live on Red River Radio. The band features Robin Beach Black, Jerry Beach, Bruce Flett, Stan Hoffman, Zeke Seighman, Dirty Redd and Omenka. Tune and enjoys another night of great live music from Red River Radio and help us out with a pledge of support at 800-552-8502 or online here: DONATE NOW!

8:00pm

Wed March 6, 2013
Cultural, Community, Information

Chris Allen & Winston Hall Live on Red River Radio

Airs Wednesday, March 6 at 8:00 p.m.  Joins us for a lively acoustic jazz and pop set with Chris Allen, standup bass and Winston Hall, piano and vocals. They have been a big hit in the past and promise to keep you tantalized with their artistry. They will be joined by special guest George Hancock who will add an extra dimension to this duos magic. Tune in and enjoy and also help Red River Radio raise the money we need to continue for the next year.  You can call in and pledge at 800-552-8502 or pledge on line now:  DONATE NOW!

8:00pm

Tue March 5, 2013
Chris McCaa

Chris McCaa - AKA Professor Pork Chop Live From Red River Radio

Chris McCaa

Airs Tuesday, March 5 at 8 p.m. Chris McCaa, AKA Professor Pork Chop will be cooking up some musical gumbo LIVE  this Tuesday night at 8 p.m. on Red River Radio. His latest CD, U R My Everything as made a big splash on the roots and blues charts and he'll be here to share some of the music with you. All About Jazz says the "Professor ... has a voice that is the love child of Randy Newman and John Hiatt, seasoned with Tabasco and gin."  Tune in for his high proof and hot music live during our Spring Pledge Drive and give us a call at 800-552-8502 to make your pledge or go on line here.  Donate Now!

8:00pm

Mon March 4, 2013
AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band

AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band Live From Red River Radio

AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band

Airs Monday, March 4 at 8 p.m.  Join us once again for an electrified performance as AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band take to the air waves. Thanks to everyone who pledged we can offer this concert without interruption for pledging and we will let AJ and the Band have the studio all to themselves. 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. Tune in for this exciting show and make your pledge at 800-552-8502 or On Line Now Here.

11:00am

Mon March 4, 2013
Pittsburgh Symphony

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Xiang Yu

Airs Monday, March 4 at 11 a.m. Xian Zhang leads the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in the third concert of the season and he is joined by violinist Xiang Yu for Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 2. Also on the concert, Robert Schumann’s Symphony No. 4 and Steven Stucky’s Radical Light, plus from the archives we'll hear pianist Lang Lang in Rachmaninoff’s “Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini."

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