Chris Allen

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Airs Friday, October 11 at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we’ll feature music from PH Balance, Myshkin’s Ruby Warbler, Chris McCaa and Chris Allen, Rose Polenzani, Ali Farke Toure, Dave Matthews, Joe Ely and new tracks from the New Release by Buddy Flett.  Then in our concert hour, Sigur Ros live from Celebrate Brooklyn, and in the final hour, we go beneath the fire. Tune in for the Caravan, Friday at 9 on Red River Radio.

Aired Thursday, September 26 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Jeremiah James and Patric McWilliams about River City Repertory Theater's Cabaret night featuring Jeremiah James accompanied by Kermit Poling, Chris Allen, and Anthony Robinson. The show takes place Saturday,  September 28 at 7:30 p.m. at the East Bank Theatre in Bossier City. If you'd like more information about this you can visit River City Repertory Theatre on line or call them at 318 - 868 - 5888.

Bill Beckett speaks with Chris Allen, a double bass artists with the Shreveport Summer Music Festival, about their first ever Louisiana Jazz Camp which will culminate this Friday and Saturday with concerts at the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum Auditorium. For more information about the camp and these concerts contact the Shreveport Summer Music Festival or the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum at 318 - 632 - 2020

Bill Beckett talks with bassist Chris Allen about the Shreveport Music Festival's 2013 Summer Jazz Camp which begin July 15 and runs through July 20. Registrations deadline has been extended and are now being accepted online at Shreveport Summer Music Festival or you can pick up an application at many area music store or stop by Red River Radio, 8675 Youree drive, Shreveport, LA 71115.  You can also contact the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum at 318 - 632 - 2020 for more information. Registrations deadline has been extended.

Airs Wednesday, March 6 at 8:00 p.m.  Joins us for a lively acoustic jazz and pop set with Chris Allen, standup bass and Winston Hall, piano and vocals. They have been a big hit in the past and promise to keep you tantalized with their artistry. They will be joined by special guest George Hancock who will add an extra dimension to this duos magic. Tune in and enjoy and also help Red River Radio raise the money we need to continue for the next year.  You can call in and pledge at 800-552-8502 or pledge on line now:  DONATE NOW!