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Airs Friday, September 15, 2017, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll hear new music from Myshkin's Ruby Warbler and Mia Dyson as well as some vintage cuts from Neil Young, Victoria Williams, Muriel Anderson, The Pines, and Kris Delmhorst. On Blues at the Bottom we'll feature Buddy Flett, Etta Baker, Bobby Rush, and Chris Belleau. In our concert hour this week we'll hear Part 1 of a concert by Chris Smither, recorded Live at the Fur Peace Ranch and in the third hour we'll be Chasing the Westing Sun.

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Airs Friday, July 14, 2017, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we’ll hear tracks from the Swedish Folk Duo First Aid Kit, a classic track from Victoria Williams, Native America music by R. Carlos Nakai and a taste of India as well. We’ll also check out the phenomenal blues of Chris Smither and Buddy Guy. In our second hour, join us for Dawes live at The Newport Folk Festival, and in our final hour we'll share a Mass For Peace with music by Joel Rafael, Simon and Garfunkel, Harvey Reid, Led Zeppelin, Tom Russell, and Karl Jenkins.

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Airs Friday, September 16, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we open with an hour about love and the troubles, trials, and joy it may bring. We'll hear tunes by John Anderson, Chris Smither, Destination Still Unknown, Marie Nofsinger, Sam Pacetti, and the Rolling Stones. In our concert hour we Join Neko Case live at Disney Concert Hall and in our final hour we wander In Between Dreams. Join Me Friday at 9 for the Caravan on Red River Radio.

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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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Airs Friday, May 9 at 9 p.m.  This week on the Caravan we'll hear new music from Myshkin's Ruby Warbler and Mia Dyson as well as some vintage cuts from Neil Young, Victoria Williams, Muriel Anderson, The Pines and Kris Delmhorst. On Blues at the Bottom we'll feature Buddy Flett, Etta Baker, Bobby Rush, and Chris Belleau. In our concert hour this week we'll hear Part 2 of a concert by Chris Smither, recorded Live at the Fur Peace Ranch and in the third hour we'll be Chasing the Westing Sun.

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