Airs Tuesday, April 15 at 6 p.m. As spring struggles to actually arrive and as we hope for summer is just around the corner, we thought it time for another edition of What's Bugging You with Dr. Beverly Burden, Associate Professor of Biology at LSUS and our resident Entomologist. She'll join Bill Beckett for a conversation about our insect world, both friendly and fiendish. Tune if for what's new in the insect world and call in with your questions at 800-552-8502.
Airs Friday, May 17 at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we have new music by the Secret Sisters and The Black Swans as well as tunes by Robert Deeble, John Trudell, and Alex De Grassi. On Blues at the Bottom, something old from Billy Holiday and something new from James Cotton, plus Joe Pug and Charles Brown. Then, in our concert hour, Dave Brubeck at the 2009 Newport Jazz Festival. On Be Quiet and Play the Music we'll wander into the Great Impossible. Tune in Friday at 9 for the Caravan here on Red River Radio.
Aired Wednesday, April 2 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett sat down with Daniel Lachman, director for the North Louisiana Jewish Film Festival, which takes place at the Robinson Film Center beginning this Sunday, April 6. For more information and show times visit the North Louisiana Jewish Film Festival online or call (318) 459-4122.
Aired Tuesday, April 1 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett sat down with Renzi Center Development Director Jennifer Hill and Program Director Christy Kirkley to talk about their Jazz & Blues Brunch which takes place this Saturday, April 5, at 11 a.m. at The Shop on Southern Avenue in Shreveport. For more information contact the Renzi Center online or call 318-222-1414.
Airs Friday, March 28, 2014. This week on the Caravan we'll start out with a folky bluesy first hour featuring tunes from Verlon Thompson & Guy Clark, Reverend Charley's Patent Medicine Show & Chris Thomas King, Buddy Flett & Hubert Sumlin, and we'll throw is some Townes Van Zandt & Pink Anderson as well. Then in our second hour we'll bring you a concert from the 2013 Newport Folk Festival featuring Old Crow Medicine Show and in our final hour we'll Bendin' Like a Willow Tree.