Bill Beckett

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Airs Thursday, March 3, at 8 p.m. Guitarist Steve Howell along with guest artist Dan Sumner join hosts Wally Derleth and Bill Beckett for a live show on Red River Radio. Howell presents a delicate blend of roots music from country, blues and rockabilly to torch songs, all from the Great American Songbook. In 2011, his CD "Since I Saw You Last" was awarded the Historical Significance Award from the Academy of Texas Music. Support live, local music on the radio.

Caravan: Brian Blade

Feb 26, 2016
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Airs Friday, February 26, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we feature a special one our profile of Shreveport's own Brian Blade featuring selected works from Brian Blade and the Fellowship Band plus numerous works from other artists with whom he collaborated. You'll hear works by Norah Jones, Iron & Wine, Bob Dylan, Daniel Lanois, Joni Mitchell, Wayne Shorter, and of course Brian Blade & Fellowship Band.

  Aired Tuesday, February 9, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Kev Marcus, one half of the duo Black Violin, about this duo’s appearance tonight at 7 pm in the Temple Theater on the Angelina College campus. For complete detail about this and the rest of the series at the Angelina Arts Alliance visit them online at the Angelina Arts Alliance or call 936-633-5454.

Aired Thursday, February 4, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Logan Sledge, Professor of Theatre at Centenary College along with Aiden Poling who takes the role of Peter and Taylor Rey who class Callie in a new production of Stop Kiss which is being performed at the Marjorie Lyons Playhouse at Centenary College. The play opens tonight at 7:30 p.m. with performance on Friday and Saturday. For complete details visit the Marjorie Lyons Playhouse online or call 318-869-5242.

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Airs Friday, January 15, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll open with a look back at the life and influences of David Bowie featuring tracks from The Rise and fall of Ziggy Stardust, Space Oddity, and Heroes plus track from numerous artists he collaborated with including Brian Eno, Lou Reed, Iggy Pop, Mott The Hoople, and more. Then, in our concert hour, another musical icon, Arlo Guthrie live on stage at the Tent Show Radio Hour Live from Big Top Chautauqua in Bayfield Wisconsin and in our final hour we'll dance with the Lady in Black.

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