Airs Friday, October 31 at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll start out moody and end up blusey with tracks from the Rolling Stones, Warren Wilken, Buddy Flett, Daniel Lanois, The Amboy Dukes and a touch of the Allman Brothers as well. Then in our concert hour, blues man and Reverend Gary Davis protégé Roy Book Binder takes the stage at the Fur Peace Ranch and this week in our final hour we look for secret poets.
Aired Wednesday, October 29 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Artist and teacher Robert Trudeau from the Friend of the Algur Meadows Museum about “Cirque de Shreveport” and the Return of the Mighty Haag Circus to Shreveport, which takes place Saturday, November 1, from 6:30 to 10 p.m., at Pinewood manor on Fairfield Avenue in Shreveport. More information online at MeadowsFriends or 318-869-5040.
Airs Friday, October 24 at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we’ll feature music from PH Balance, Myshkin’s Ruby Warbler, Chris McCaa and Chris Allen, Rose Polenzani, Ali Farke Toure, Dave Matthews, Joe Ely and tracks from the Rough Edges by Buddy Flett. Then in our concert hour, Sigur Ros live from Celebrate Brooklyn, and in the final hour, we go beneath the fire.
Aired Wednesday, October 22, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Tracy Pinkerton, the Executive Director of the Angelina Arts Alliance, about the New Tony Award Winning Production of Cole Porter’s fabulous musical, “Anything Goes” which will be at the Arts Alliance on Friday and Saturday, October 24 & 25 at 7:30 p.m. More information can be found online at Angelina Arts Alliance or at 936-633-5454.
Aired Tuesday, October 21 at 6 p.m. Fall is in full gear and so are the insect around us, so once again we invited Dr. Beverly Burden, Associate Professor of Biology at LSUS, and our resident Entomologist, to join host Bill Beckett for a discussion about our insect world, both friendly and fiendish. They discussed what's new in the insect world and took your calls and questions about "What's Bugging You" at 800-552-8502. If you have a photo of an insect you'd like Dr. Burden to identify please send it to email@example.com. We will use this on a future show.