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American Backroads

Thursday, 9 to 10 p.m.

Program Host(s): Greg Easterling

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.

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Two Week Archive

Upcoming Programs

Apr 22nd: Bob Dylan and The Band with random classics from these two legendary musical forces

Apr 29th: Chicago Plays The Stones Again, revisiting this 2018 Chicago blues artists tribute to the Rolling Stones with Buddy Guy, Billy Branch, John Primer, and Jimmy Burns. Guest appearances from Mick and Keith!

May 6th: 'Back To 5150' classics from the legendary Chess Records including Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy, Koko Taylor, Styx and the Rolling Stones

May 13th: 'Country Uptown and On The Road' with Chris Stapleton, Willie Nelson, Brandy Clark, and Margo Price

May 20th: 'Chicago The Blues Today and Yesterday' with Toronzo Cannon, Joanna Connor, Elvin Bishop and Charlie Musslewhite

May 27th: 'Aretha at Atlantic' spotlighting Aretha Franklin classics from 1967-1970

Previous Programs

Apr 15th: The latest 2021 releases from country legends Willie Nelson, 'That's Life' and Lorretta Lynn, 'Still Woman Enough'

Apr 8th: 'Welcome To 4801 Indiana Avenue' featuring Joanna Connor's new album and musical influences

Apr 1st: Band Night with The Dirty Knobs, My Morning Jacket, Drive By Truckers and Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit

Apr 1st: 'Band Night' with latest from Dirty Knobs, Drive By Truckers and Jason Isbell

Mar 25th: Prime Prine Featuring John Prine and Friends

Mar 18th: Starting Over with Chris Stapleton