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12:00pm

Sat May 31, 2014
Lyric Opera of Chicago

The Lyric Opera of Chicago: Wagner's Parsifal (in German)

Scene from Act Two of Parsifal

Airs, Saturday, May 31 at 12 noon. This week the Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Wagner's masterpiece Parsifal staring Paul Groves as Parsifal with Daveda Karanas as Kundry, Thomas Hampson as Amfortas, Kwangchul Youn as Gurnemanz, Tómas Tómasson as Klingsor, and Rúni Brattaberg as Titurel. Sir Andrew Davis conducts.

9:00pm

Fri May 30, 2014
Caravan

Caravan: Steve Gillette and Cindy Mangsen Live

Steve Gillette and Cindy Mangsen

Airs Friday, May 30 at 9 p.m.  This week on the Caravan we have new music from Patty Griffin, LAKE, Boreal sons, Kan Wakan, Augustines, Steve Howell, Buddy Flett, and Anders Osborne plus music from Etta Baker and Travis. Then a concert by Steve Gillette and Cindy Mangsen, two wanders from Vermont, and in the final hour we'll sigh "An American Prayer." join me Friday at 9 for the Caravan on Red River Radio.

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8:00pm

Thu May 29, 2014
AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band

AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band Live

AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band

Airs Thursday, May 29 at 8 p.m.  Join us once again for an electrified performance as AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band take to the air waves. AJ and the Two Tone Blues Band have maintained a prestigious career over the years and have played the Sonny Boy Blues Society Battle of the Bands Competition, the King Biscuit Blues Festival and the International Blues Competition in Memphis. They are well know throughout the region and always inject high voltage into our pledge drives.

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8:00pm

Wed May 28, 2014
A Fine Romance

A Fine Romance Live

Loren Demerath on guitar and vocals, Joel Boultinghouse on standup bass

Airs Wednesday, May 28 at 8 p.m.  Another fine Louisiana ensemble joins us in the studios for a live broadcast performance. A Fine Romance features some grand old crooner tunes set to a contemporary sound with Loren Demerath on guitar and vocals, Joel Boultinghouse on standup bass, and Curtis Joseph on drums. Tune in Wednesday night at 8 p.m. and please help us out during our end of the year membership campaign by making a pledge so that we can continue bringing you all the shows you enjoy.

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8:00pm

Tue May 27, 2014
Reverend Charley's Patent Medicine Show

Reverend Charley's Patent Medicine Show Live

Reverend Charley's Patent Medicine Show

Airs Tuesday, May 27 at 8 p.m. Join us for an up-tempo show featuring Reverend Charley's Patent Medicine Show with a unique blending of folk, bluegrass, and old tyme music that will start your feet shuffling. we also hope you'll help out and support Red River Radio during our end of the year membership campaign so we can continue to bring you the widest variety of great shows week after week.

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