Lake Street Dive / Eilen Jewell
8/24/16 - 8/30/16 | 1634

In this week’s back-by-popular demand episode, Boston-based quartet Lake Street Dive join us with their dynamic mix of alt-pop, rock, jazz and R&B along with Americana singer and songwriter Eilen Jewell. With music that combines folk, country, blues and pop, Jewell crafts a distinct sound that draws on roots music without sounding distinctly old fashioned. It’s an hour of more →

James McMurtry / Martha Scanlan
8/17/16 - 8/23/16 | 1633

Austin’s talented songwriter and Grammy award recipient James McMurtry joins eTown to showcase songs from his latest album, Complicated Game. McMurtry’s songwriting is a rich poetry that focuses on the trials and tribulations of life in America. Traditional music singer-songwriter Martha Scanlan also joins us, along with our eChievement Award winners who deliver used books more →

Oh Pep! / Jon McLaughlin
8/10/16 - 8/16/16 | 1632

This week’s solar-powered musical meeting features an up-and-coming band that is already making waves, alongside a well-established musician who makes his first appearance on the show. Australian folk pop band Oh Pep! takes the stage to share music from the band’s debut release, plus Indiana-born / Nashville-based singer and piano virtuoso Jon McLaughlin shares some more →

Ryan Bingham / Nikki Lane
8/3/16 - 8/9/16 | 1631

In this week’s back-by-popular-demand broadcast, eTown welcomes two newcomers to the solar-powered musical clubhouse this week. Singer/songwriter Ryan Bingham made a big splash with his work for the soundtrack of the popular movie Crazy Heart, and stops in to share some of his latest music, as well as great conversation with eTown host Nick Forster. more →

José González / Mandolin Orange
7/27/16 - 8/3/16 | 1630

eTown hosts Nick and Helen Forster welcome Swedish indie folk artist José González and his band for a first visit to eTown. Also with us is North Carolina-based musical duo Mandolin Orange. It’s a musical combination like no other this week, plus a great eChievement Award story about a woman who is keeping office supplies out of landfills more →


HoneyHoney / Margaret Glaspy
8/31/16 - 9/6/16 | 1635

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 more →