American BackroadsThursday, 9 to 10 p.m.
This program is available for sponsorship!
(Contact Ron Horan for more details.)
Hosted by Greg Easterling, American Backroads combines folk, country, blues and roots-rock from the 50s through the 90s to create an aural portrait of American music.
Featuring songs of the late country music legend by Merle and many othersMay 12th, 2016: The Tedeschi Trucks Band, Gregg Allman, and Ray LaMontagne plus Lil Ed and Rockin' Johnny
May 19th, 2016: Town and Country
John Prine, Taj Mahal, Iris DeMent, James Taylor and Lucinda WilliamsMay 26th, 2016: Bonnie Raitt, Kelly Hogan, Willie Nelson, Robin and Linda Williams
Jun 2nd, 2016: Nanci Griffith, Leftover Salmon, Tedeschi Trucks Band and Studebaker John
Jun 9th, 2016: The Annual Chicago Blues Festival Preview for 2016
Includes Shemekia Copeland, Toronzo Cannon, Omar Coleman, Ronnie Earl and the music of Otis RushJun 16th, 2016: Lyle Lovett, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash and Kelly Hogan
Jun 23rd, 2016: Duets
Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson, Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt, Buddy Guy and Junior WellsJun 30th, 2016: Bonnie Raitt, Lil Ed, Dr. John, Muddy Waters
Previous Programsdisplays the previous month of programming
Apr 21st, 2016: Second Hand Classics, 2
Staple Singers, Leo Kottke, Chris Smither, Marshall CrenshawApr 14th, 2016: Gary Clark, Jr. , Bruce Springsteen, Nanci Griffith, The Jayhawks and Merle Haggard
Apr 7th, 2016: Songs Of Dylan, 2
The Band, The Byrds, Leon Russell, Chris Smither and, of course, Bob Dylan