Bill Beckett

9:00pm

Fri September 12, 2014
Caravan

Caravan: Smithfield Fair Live in the RRR Studios

Dudley-Brian Smith on guitar and Jan Smith on accordion and vocals
Bill Beckett Red River Radio

Friday, September 12 at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we’ll hear from the Secret Sisters, John Trudell, Robert Deeble, and Alex De Grassi with blues from Billy Holiday, James Cotton, Joe Pug, and Charles Brown. For our concert hour we invited Smithfield Fair to join us in our studio for some live music and conversation and during our final hour we’ll find that “This Too Shall Pass” with music by Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen, Danny Schmidt, Lou Reed & John Cale, Diane Ward, Jack Johnson, Bonnie Raitt, and Government Mule.

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12:00pm

Tue September 9, 2014
Red River Radio Spotlight

Red River Radio Spotlight: "All Y'all" - Under The Influence

Aired Tuesday, September 9 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Chris Jay and Sara Hebert about “All Y’all”, a live storytelling on the theme of Under The Influence. This live story telling event will take place on Saturday, September 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Marjorie Lyons Playhouse on the Campus of Centenary College. For more information about this event contact “All Y'All Blog dot com.”  If you or someone you knows needs help with alcohol or drug addiction please contact the Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse of Northwest Louisiana at 318-222-8511. 

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12:00pm

Wed September 3, 2014
Red River Radio Spotlight

Red River Radio Spotlight: Angelina Arts Alliance New Season

The Texas Tenors

Aired Wednesday, September 3 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Tracy Pinkerton, the Executive Director of the Angelina Arts Alliance about their upcoming new season of programs this year At The Angelina Arts Alliance in Lufkin. For complete information visit them online at Angelina Arts Alliance or call at 936–633–5454.

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9:00pm

Fri August 29, 2014
Caravan

Caravan: Nora Jones Live

Nora Jones

Airs Friday, August 29 at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll feature some new music from One Mile An Hour and ethereal music for the African Kora, bass and Trumpet from Ablaye Cissoko. Guy Clark, Townes Van Zandt, Joe Ely and Chris Smither will also be featured. Then in our second hour we have Nora Jones live at Bonnoroo and in our final hour we seek whatever remains with music by The To Be Good Tanyas, Wailin' Jenny's, William Ackerman, Augustines, Terra Naomi, and Rose Polenzani.

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9:00pm

Fri August 22, 2014
Caravan

Caravan: Maggie Koerner and Nick Brumley Live

Airs Friday, August 22 at 9 p.m. This week we on the Caravan in our first hour we'll feature music from Lyle Lovett, Victoria Williams, Jerry Alfred & The Medicine Beat, Joe Ely and the Allman Brothers from the Fillmore Concerts. In our Second hour we sit down with Maggie Koerner and Nick Brumley to talk about their latest projects including Maggie's CD Neutral Ground, and they'll play some tunes for us. Then, in our final hour, we'll Rejoice in hands with music from Richard Shindell, Tindersticks, Vangelis, M Ward, Joan Baez, Lambchop and some Joe Walsh to name a few.

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