Twang Darkly

Airs Friday, June 26, at 9 p.m.  This week on the Caravan we have a lot of new tracks from Blake Mills, Harry Dean Stanton, Zella Day, Eric Bibb and Twang Darkly plus tunes from Allison Crowe, The Head and the Heart, Andrea England, and Laurie McClain. This week in our concert hour we feature Jack Williams in a house concert from 2005 and this week on Be Quite and Play The Music we'll search for some Grace.

Airs Tuesday, June 2 at 8 p.m. Twang Darkly returns to Red River Radio for a live performance of their unique blend of original instrumental music that has been described as "Cinematic Appalachian jazz rock fetched from the future on a beer-fueled time machine fabricated from gourds and guitar strings." Twang Darkly features Michael Futreal on Appalachian dulcimer, banjo, gourdtar, guitar, harmonica, flute, and suchlike;  Lane Bayliss on drums; and Joel Boultinghouse on the big ol' string bass and electric guitars.

Airs Friday, May 8, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we open with cuts from Justin Townes Earle, Three Penny Acre, Phosphorescent, Scott Biram, Twang Darkly, Danny Schmidt, Otis Taylor, and Steve Earl. Then in our Concert Hour, Birds of Chicago take the stage Live from the Divide, and in our final hour, When It Don't Come Easy, look for the Light Behind You.

During this Fall Pledge Drive we an exciting line up of stellar music for you. During our first week we'll feature Airheart on Tuesday, September 30 at 8 p.m.
Buddy Flett on Wednesday, October 1 at 8 p.m.
The Shreveport Opera Express on Thursday morning, October 2 at 9 a.m.
Tres Bluebirds on Thursday, October 2 at 8 p.m.
and Twang Darkly on Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.

We'll also have a fine lineup the following week with Chris Allen and Winston Hall, Jazziana, and Alan Dyson. We hope you'll tune and take a moment to support live music during the drive by calling 800-552-8502 or by pledging on line here. DONATE NOW!  


Oct 10, 2014

Airs Friday, October 10 at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we have music from We Are Augustine, Twang Darkly, Xavier Rudd and Allison Crowe as well as tracks from Hat Check Girl, Nick Brumley, and Catie Curtis. Then in our concert hour we join Warren Haynes live at the Fur Peace Ranch and in our final hour we'll travel Through Hollow Lands.