The Emergence of Bonnie Raitt: In The Slipstream

Jul 6, 2012

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.

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

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.

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!

Airs, Wednesday Night at 8:00 p.m.  Joins us for AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band as they raise the roof and shake the foundation with their high energy electric blues on Red River Radio. You've heard them in the past and you know they always give a great performance. Please help out and show your support for AJ, The Band, and Red River Radio by pledging your support at 800-552-8502 or Pledge On Line Here: DONATE NOW!