Blues

8:00pm

Thu September 20, 2012
Cultural, Community, Information

Savannah Music Festival: Ruthie Foster

Airs Thursday, September 20 at 8:00 p.m. Tune into highlights from Ruthie Foster's two-night run at the 2011 Savannah Music Festival. If you were born in the 1960s, you could grow up just about anywhere in America and be exposed to gospel, jazz, blues, soul, folk and rock music on the radio and television. Such was the case of Ruthie Foster, who was raised in South Texas and grew up singing in the Baptist Church before she got serious about music as a teenager. Ms. Foster brought her unique blend of American roots music and southern soul to Savannah. Tune in to hear highlights from her second night at the Charles H. Morris Center.

8:00pm

Fri July 6, 2012
Cultural, Community, Information

The Emergence of Bonnie Raitt: In The Slipstream

Airs Friday, July 6 at 8:00 p.m.  After a Seven Year hiatus Bonnie Raitt is emerging from the sudio with a new record and tour. It's an opportune time to hear about her new music and revisit her remarkable career and personal story. This Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and multiple Grammy-Award winner is profiled in this two hour music and commentary special featuring an exclusive interview with Bonnie as well as comments from Jackson Browne, Taj Mahal, Beth Nielsen Chapman, Maia Sharp, Freebo, Bill Payne, Ann Powers and more. Hosted by Paul Ingles.

10:01am

Thu June 21, 2012
10:01 Spotlight

10:01 Spotlight: Emily Elbert at the T-Bone Walker Blues Festival

Bill Beckett talks with Emily Elbert about her recent CD and her appearance at the T-Bone Walker Blues Festival this weekend.

7:00pm

Sat June 2, 2012
Cultural, Community, Information

Steve Howell plays live on Red River Radio

Airs Saturday, June 2, at 7:00 p.m.  Guitarist Steve Howell joins 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. 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 by making a pledge by calling 800-552-8502.

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8:00pm

Thu March 8, 2012
Cultural, Community, Information

Buddy Flett, Jimmy Caskey, Tim Brogan Live on Red River Radio

Airs Thursday, March 8 at 8:00 p.m.  Joins us for a lively acoustic blues show with Buddy Flett, Jimmy Caskey, Tim Brogan Live on Red River Radio. They return with a basket for a great blues and to help Red River Radio raise the money we need to continue for the next year. Tune in for a great night of live music and help us out with your calls and pledges at 800-552-8502 or pledge on line now:  DONATE NOW!

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