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

Wed March 7, 2012
Cultural, Community, Information

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

Airs, Wednesday Night at 8:00 p.m.  Joins us for AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band as they raise the roof and shake the foundation with their high energy electric blues on Red River Radio. You've heard them in the past and you know they always give a great performance. Please help out and show your support for AJ, The Band, and Red River Radio by pledging your support at 800-552-8502 or Pledge On Line Here: DONATE NOW!

7:00pm

Tue March 6, 2012
Politics

NPR Super Tuesday Coverage

Airs Tuesday, March 6, at 7 p.m. Ten states will hold Republican contests on Tuesday, March 6.  NPR will offer special coverage at 7 p.m., hosted by Audie Cornish and Melissa Block.

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12:00am

Sat March 3, 2012
Cultural, Community, Information

Metropolitan Opera Radio: Verdi’s Aida

A scene from Act II of Verdi's "Aida."
Marty Sohl Metropolitan Opera

Airs Saturday, March 3, at 12 pm.  The 2011-12 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Verdi’s Aida, starring Violeta Urmana as the enslaved Ethiopian princess.

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8:00pm

Wed February 29, 2012
Cultural, Community, Information

Twang Darkly Plays Live on Red River Radio

Aired Wednesday, February 29 at 8:00 p.m.

Listen to Prairie Dog Town, Get My Gourd and Flags above 

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8:00pm

Tue February 28, 2012
Cultural, Community, Information

Jazziana Live on Red River Radio

Airs Tuesday, February 28 at 8:00 p.m. Wally Derleth will be your host with Bill Beckett at the Mix Console for this live show with George Hancock (Flute & Sax), Darrel Mims (Guitar & Vocals) and Rodger Barnes (Keys & Vocals) AKA Jazziana. They'll play their unique blend of Jazz & Blues Live on Red River Radio.  Call in and show your support for live music and diverse programming during this special at 800-552-8502 or pledge on line here: DONATE NOW!

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