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Tue March 10, 2015
Chris Allen & Winston Hall live

Chris Allen & Winston Hall Live in the Red River Radio Studios

Airs Tuesday, March 10 at 8:00 p.m.  Joins us for a lively acoustic jazz and pop set with Chris Allen on  standup bass and Winston Hall on piano & vocals. They have been a big hit in the past and promise to keep you tantalized with their artistry. 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!


Mon March 9, 2015
Smithfield Fair

Smithfield Fair Live on Red River Radio

Smithfield Fair

Airs Monday, March 9, at 8 p.m. You'll want to snuggle in on Monday evening with a lovely cup of tea, chocolate or coffee, and tune into Red River Radio to hear Smithfield Fair LIVE at 8 p.m. They will be performing and chatting with Caravan host and friend Bill Beckett along with Evening Jazz Host Wally Derleth, doing songs from their Southern Americana and Scottish repertoires, including a tune or two from their brand new MARBLES album of instrumentals. Please tune in and support Red River Radio in the Louisiana-Arkansas-Northeast Texas area during our Spring Pledge Drive and give us a call at 800-552-8502 to make your pledge or go on line here. Donate Now!


Sun March 8, 2015
Women of the Civil War

Women of the Civil War

Airs Sunday, March 8, at 6 p.m. When we think of the role women played in the Civil War, most of us think of nurses tending wounded soldiers or housewives making bandages. But, in her book, Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy, Karen Abbott tells the thrilling stories of four women spies — two for the Union side and two for the Confederates — whose daring exploits influenced the course of the war.

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Sat March 7, 2015
Metropolitan Opera

Metropolitan Opera: Carmen by Bizet

A scene from Act I of Bizet’s Carmen
Ken Howard Metropolitan Opera

Airs Saturday, March 7, at 12 noon. The 2014-15 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Bizet’s Carmen, starring Elīna Garanča as the gypsy seductress and Jonas Kaufmann as her jealous lover, Don José. American soprano Ailyn Pérez and Hungarian bass Gábor Bretz make their network broadcast debuts as the country girl Micaëla and the toreador Escamillo, and Louis Langrée conducts. Carmen will be heard live over the Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network at 1:00 p.m. ET on Saturday, March 7.


Fri March 6, 2015
Support Red River Radio

Cookie Jar Live on Red River Radio

Airs Friday, March 6, at 8:00 p.m. Barbara Jarrell & Cookie Garner, AKA Cookie Jar, will join hosts Wally Derleth and Bill Beckett for a live show on Red River Radio. They'll presents a blend of acoustic originals mixed with folk, classic pop and roots Americana covers for a delightful and fun evening of music. Support live, local music on the radio. Tune in for this exciting show and make your pledge at 800-552-8502 or pledge on line here: DONATE NOW!