Airs Friday, December 27 at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we’ll hear new tracks from Hayley Reardon, Brigitte DeMeyer, and Jesse Thomas & Leonard “Peaches” Sterling. Also on the program cuts from Robert Earl Keen, Buddy Guy, the good Reverend Gary Davis, Son House, and John Hiatt. Then, in the second hour … Twang Darkly joins me in the studio for some live cuts from their latest CD, “Modal Creatures,” and in our final hour, we wander By Way Of Sorrow. Join me Friday Night at 9 for the Caravan on Red River Radio.
Bill Beckett is joined by Мartha Kostiuk-Hollier in our Noel Foundation studio's to talk about the Christmas Serenades which takes place on Sunday, December 8, at 3:00 pm at the Singing Pines Recreational Complex, 14905 Oak St. Hosston, LA 710043. The Concert is free and open to all.
Bill Beckett was joined by Teresa Edgerton and Tina Kendrick, both with the Highland Restoration Association, to talk about this year's Highlands Holiday Tour of Historic Homes, which takes place Saturday, December 7 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday, December 8 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. For more information about this event and homes to be toured contact the Highland Restoration Association online or call 318-572-9037.
Bill Beckett spoke with pianist Asiya Korepanova and Dr. Lester Senter Wilson, the Executive Director of the Wideman International Piano Competition about the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra’s concert on Saturday, November 16 at 7:30 pm in Riverview Theatre. The concert features Asiya Korepanova in the Burlekse by Richard Strauss and Twyla Robinson in the Four Last Songs of Richard Strauss as well as his tone poem Don Juan. The concert opens with Wagner’s Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde. For more information you can contact online the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra or call 318-227-8863.
Aired Thursday, November 7 at 6 p.m. Fall is here and winter's just around the corner so once again we invited Dr. Beverly Burden, Associate Professor of Biology at LSUS and our resident Entomologist to join Bill Beckett and discuss our insect world, both friendly and fiendish. They discussed what's new in the insect world and took your calls and questions at 800-552-8502. Listen to the show again here.