Thanks to each of you who pledged and helped us raise over $160,000 for Red River Radio. We appreciate your generosity and continued support and look forward to serving you with the best Public Radio programming in the future. Thank You!
Our final drawing will be held at the end of our drive, Monday, March 11 at 7 p.m. and the winner will receive an iPad with Retina Display. Everyone who has pledged before then is automatically entered. Let’s keep the pledges rolling in so we can we reach our goal of $190,000 and continue the schedule of great programs you love. Make your Pledge NOW by calling 800-552-8502 or pledge online here: DONATE NOW!
The iPad with Retina Display features a 16 GB hard drive, a Wifi network connection that is faster, and a USB power adapter. The new A6X chip inside iPad is twice as fast as the previous-generation chip, and it delivers up to twice the graphics performance without sacrificing battery life. This means even the most advanced apps are smooth, responsive, and incredibly lifelike. There more than 300,000 apps designed specifically for the iPad. With apps in just about every category, you can do things like make a commute more entertaining, a presentation more interesting, or a school lesson more inspiring, right from your iPad.
Airs Tuesday, March 5 at 8 p.m. Chris McCaa, AKA Professor Pork Chop will be cooking up some musical gumbo LIVE this Tuesday night at 8 p.m. on Red River Radio. His latest CD, U R My Everything as made a big splash on the roots and blues charts and he'll be here to share some of the music with you. All About Jazz says the "Professor ... has a voice that is the love child of Randy Newman and John Hiatt, seasoned with Tabasco and gin." Tune in for his high proof and hot music live 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!
Our second drawing will be for a pair of Ippolita Sterling Silver Teardrop Dangle Earrings with faceted grape-colored doublet. These beautiful earrings are from the Wonderland Collection and LSU fans will appreciate the stricking color. They have been donated to Red River Radio by Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry, Youree at East 70th in Shreveport. This drawing will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5. Everyone who makes a pledge before then is automatically entered into the drawing. Make your Pledge NOW by calling 800-552-8502 or pledge online here: DONATE NOW!
Airs Monday, March 4 at 8 p.m. Join us once again for an electrified performance as AJ & The Two Tone Blues Band take to the air waves. Thanks to everyone who pledged we can offer this concert without interruption for pledging and we will let AJ and the Band have the studio all to themselves. 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. Tune in for this exciting show and make your pledge at 800-552-8502 or On Line Now Here.