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This week’s broadcast/podcast features two of our favorite musical visitors:

First, Martin Sexton returns to the eTown stage. Wow. He is so amazing. I love everything he does. He is a cool guy, musically, attitude wise, outlook (he notices what’s going on in the world, and he frequently speaks truth to power, which I deeply respect). He’s one of those people who is just, for […]

Darrell Scott & Leftover Salmon in eTown airing March 7 – March 13

People have told me that tuning into eTown feels like coming home to old friends. Well, this week’s program feels a bit like that to me. Nick and I welcome some dear friends back to the eTown stage: Singer/songwriter extraordinaire Darrell Scott has a long and varied musical career, one that has earned him the […]

This weeks broadcast: Cyndi Lauper & Charlie Musselwhite

Quirky, colorful pop music diva Cyndi Lauper and legendary bluesman Charlie Musselwhite come your way this week over the eTown airwaves. In this dynamic rebroadcast, Cyndi sings the blues; literally. Surprised? Don’t be. Cyndi is a performer who has always pushed the limits; her long time admiration for and love affair with blues music evolved […]

A Magical Musical Night in L.A. plus the scoop on this week’s broadcast/podcast:

This week eTown welcomes back some old friends, the nationally renowned band Big Head Todd and the Monsters. Nick and I have known these talented guys since they were just getting started, and it’s been so great to watch their meteoric rise to the top. Since the band got its start more than 20 years […]

We did it!! The Operational Grant Match for 2011 fulfilled . . . AND this week’s incredible broadcast:

For your listening pleasure: Mumford & Sons rocked eTown’s world when they were originally with us a year or so ago; it’s been one of THE most requested programs of the past, so much so that we had to re-air it for you. We head just a short distance down the road from the historic […]

Nick and Yonder Mountain String Band – Ringing in the New Year – The scoop on this week’s broadcast/podcast:

First, the show this week: musical guests are Flobots and Matthew Caws.  Here’s a little bit about them: Flobots are an established progressive hip-hop group, based in Denver, who’ve made the national scene in a big way, impressing such press entities as the Boston Herald, who described them as “rap music’s most singular breakthrough act […]

Sad news – hope for the future – info on this week’s show:

First off, I must report some sad news: Our friend Warren Hellman has passed away at age 77. We’re all in shock here at eTown: Warren and his band, The Wronglers, were just with us in eTown several weeks ago. He had privately shared with us that he had leukemia, but he was upbeat, positive […]

Another trip to NYC, and info about this week’s broadcast

We continue our celebration of the holiday season! You’ve maybe noticed we’re doing a three-week series of special eTown holiday programs, two from the past and also this year’s 2011 offering. This week we bring back our Christmas show from last year, with Indigo Girls and Tim O’Brien as our musical guests. Nick and the […]

Hello my friends,

This week’s show features Tori Amos and Loudon Wainwright III, as eTown revisits the Big Apple for a live taping at the Grand Ballroom at the Manhattan Center. (This was a special program, one that so many of our listeners requested another chance to hear, we just had to accommodate them.) It’s just Tori and […]

How you can help eTown . . and what’s up with this week’s show:

Back by popular demand: Shawn Mullins and Cloud Cult! This is one of my favorite shows we’ve done, and we’re so happy to be able to share it with you this week: Nick and I welcome back Atlanta-based singer/songwriter Shawn Mullins. He’s been on the show a number of times, and he’s a real favorite […]