Aired Thursday, August 15 at 6 p.m. Summer is in full gear and so are the insect around us, so once again Beverly Burden, Associate Professor of Biology at LSUS and our resident Entomologist joined Bill Beckett to discuss our insect world, both friendly and fiendish. She discussed what's new in the insect world and took your calls and questions about "What's Bugging You?"
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Bill Beckett talks with Brett Malone, Executive Director for the Philadelphia Center about the 24th Annual Auction against AIDS which takes place Saturday, August 3 beginning at 5 p.m. at the Horseshoe Riverdome. The main auction takes place at 6 p.m. and there will also be a silent auction, hors d'oeuvres and desserts, music, dancing and more. For all the details call the Philadelphia Center at 318-222-6633 or visit the Philadelphia Center web site.
On Thursday, July 18 the Red River Radio recording crew traveled to the Alexandria Museum of Arts to record Buddy Flett and Josh Hyde at the acoustic concert series at the museum. John Wakefield was the MC and also opened the concert and was joined on stage by John Jordan on harmonica. Bill Beckett & Daniel Gordy from Red River Radio captured the show for future broadcast. A great audience turned out for the show and the Alexandria Museum of Art had refreshments for all.
These photos were take by Reverend Charley and are used here by permission.
Bill Beckett sit down with Alan Tooraen, Jim Hardey, Jeff Stewart, and Jack Leon, all member of Blue Shadows, a Shreveport based teen band that played Louisiana, Arkansas, Texas and Mississippi from 1965 - 1968. They are in town for a reunion show at Chickey's Boom Boom Room and Oyster House on Texas avenue in Shreveport. The show starts at 9 p.m. this Saturday, July 27.
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.