Blind Pilot / Mirah / George Basch (Himalayan Stove Project)

Blind Pilot - eTown

eTown welcomes two newcomers to the fold this week for lots of great music and conversation. Indie-folk outfit Blind Pilot makes the trek to eTown’s solar-powered stage from Portland, Oregon to share music from their latest effort, entitled And Then Like Lions. Brooklyn-based singer/songwriter Mirah also makes her first stop in eTown. You’ll learn more more →

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Fruition / Baskery / Sophia Watkins (Forest Fund)

Fruition & Baskery on eTown

eTown hosts Nick and Helen Forster welcome up-and-coming, Portland, Oregon-based group Fruition for their first eTown appearance. Fresh off the festival circuit, Fruition is quickly building fans around the country with their unique take on acoustic-driven, high energy music. Also joining us for a first visit is the Swedish alt-Americana group Baskery, three multi-instrumentalist sisters more →

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Dar Williams / Piers Faccini / Emily Stromquist (Food For Hope)

Dar Williams & Piers Faccini on eTown

eTown welcomes back long-time friend, singer/songwriter Dar Williams to the stage at eTown Hall to hear her latest musical creations, plus some great conversation with eTown host Nick Forster. English singer/songwriter and painter Piers Faccini also makes a return visit to eTown this week, plus a great eChievement Award story about a Colorado woman who more →

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The London Souls / Wood & Wire / Thomas Boruff (Leave A Legacy)

The London Souls - eTown

In this week’s encore broadcast, eTown hosts Nick and Helen Forster welcome two new and upcoming acts to the solar-powered stage at eTown Hall. First up, New York City-based rock duo The London Souls whose musical influences include Buddy Miles and Jimi Hendrix, while infusing their own special sound. This young duo has been playing more →

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Deer Tick / Garland Jeffreys / Kathleen Hower (Global Links)

Deer Tick - Garland Jeffreys - eTown

This week in eTown, the Providence, Rhode Island-based alternative group Deer Tick makes a visit to eTown to share their one-of-a-kind sound that has been bending the ears of rabid fans for more than a decade. Also with us is the legendary, genre-bending American singer-songwriter Garland Jeffreys, who (by his own account) recorded his first more →

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Greensky Bluegrass / Elizabeth Cook / Xiuhtezcatl Martinez

Greensky Bluegrass & Elizabeth Cook on eTown

In this week’s back-by-popular-demand airing, eTown welcomes the young (and already widely popular) Greensky Bluegrass to eTown’s solar-powered stage. Since winning the Telluride Bluegrass Festival Band in 2006, the band’s career has been on an upward trajectory that is showing no sign of slowing down soon, with headlining slots at some of the country’s most more →

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eTown’s Holiday Special

eTown's Holiday Special

Back by popular demand – This week we delve deep into the eTown archives to pull out some of the best holiday music we’ve heard on the show every year. There’s a little something for everyone under eTown’s musical tree this week to get you into the holiday spirit, whether you’re listening in the car, more →

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eTown on the Road: Lafayette, LA w/ Sonny Landreth & More

This week, eTown returns to the Acadiana Center for the Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana for part two of our two-part exploratory adventure into the origins and vast musical styles native to the Louisiana area. We will take a deep dive into the producers and artists that were recently a part of the Grammy-nominated recording project more →

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eTown on the Road: Lafayette, LA w/ Rhiannon Giddens & More

Rhiannon Giddens - eTown

It’s a not-to-be-missed ‘On the Road’ broadcast this week as eTown heads down to the Acadiana Center for the Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana for a very special two-part broadcast that delves into the origins and vast musical styles native to the Louisiana area. We will take a deep dive into the producers and artists that more →

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eTown at Red Rocks: Jason Isbell / Amanda Shires

Jason Isbell - eTown

This week it’s another special ‘eTown On The Road’ episode as we return to our favorite home away from home, the beautiful and iconic Red Rocks Amphitheatre, for an hour of live music with rising stars Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit, plus singer/songwriter/violinist Amanda Shires. We’ll hear lots of great music from each artist more →

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Graham Nash / Eliza Gilkyson

Graham Nash & Eliza Gilkyson on eTown

It’s a special encore broadcast this week as we welcome back legendary singer/songwriter and two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Graham Nash for an intimate performance and conversation from eTown’s solar-powered stage. Best known for his world-renowned music with Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Graham has enjoyed a prolific career as a solo artist as well, and joins more →

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Delbert McClinton / Robert Finley

Delbert McClinton - Robert Finley - eTown

This week in eTown, Grammy Award-winning blues multi-instrumentalist Delbert McClinton returns to the show for the first time in almost 15 years (his last visit was in 2003) to share tunes from his latest release ‘Prick of the Litter’. Also joining us is blues and soul singer/songwriter and guitarist Robert Finley. Hailing from Louisiana, Finley mixes a more →

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Willie Nelson / Kacey Musgraves

It’s a special encore broadcast this week as we revisit our special ‘eTown on the Road’ show at Denver’s Fiddlers Green Amphitheater with legendary outlaw country artist Willie Nelson. We’ll hear lots of great music from Willie, plus a candid conversation with eTown host Nick Forster direct from Willie’s tour bus. Also on the show is more →

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Sara Watkins / Penny & Sparrow

Sara Watkins / Penny & Sparrow - eTown

eTown welcomes back singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Sara Watkins. Sara joined us several years ago as part of the widely popular progressive bluegrass group, Nickel Creek, but this week marks her fist performance on the show as a solo artist. Also with us is the Alabama-based musical duo Penny & Sparrow who make their first appearance more →

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Andrew Bird / Leif Vollebekk

Andrew Bird - eTown

eTown hosts Nick and Helen Forster welcome singer/songwriter and violin virtuoso Andrew Bird to eTown Hall’s solar-powered stage. Andrew got his start in the popular bands Squirrel Nut Zippers and Bowl of Fire before embarking on what has become a very successful solo career. We’ll hear lots of great music from Andrew and his band, more →

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honeyhoney / Margaret Glaspy

honeyhoney & Margaret Glaspy on eTown

This week in eTown, California-based alternative folk duo honeyhoney makes a stop at eTown Hall to share their lush and beautiful sound on eTown’s solar-powered stage. New York City-based singer/songwriter Margaret Glaspy also brings in her unique take on guitar-driven rock songs, born from a lifetime of soaking up musical influences and knowledge from anywhere and more →

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John Moreland / Phoebe Hunt

John Moreland - Phoebe Hunt - eTown

This week, eTown continues its long trend of featuring great musical artists with Oklahoma roots by welcoming Americana artist John Moreland for his first visit to eTown’s solar-powered stage. With his earliest influences and musical expressions coming from the worlds of punk rock and hardcore, John credits his switch to folk music after being influenced more →

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Bob Weir / John Fullbright (Pt. 2)

Bob Weir - eTown Interview

Be sure to tune in to eTown this week for part two of our special two-part pod/broadcast featuring the legendary singer/songwriter and Grateful Dead founding member Bob Weir, plus Americana artist John Fullbright. We’ll pick up where we left off last week, by delving deeper into conversation with Bob, and further exploring the vast realms more →

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