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Levon Helm: A Creative Life . . and This Week’s Broadcast/Podcast Details:

Maybe you’re like me: I’m still blue from the news that Levon Helm has passed away. I know that’s not a rational thing. I never had the honor of meeting him; I certainly didn’t know him personally. But still, the music he created had such an impact on our culture and on me, at a […]

eTown’s original b’earthday date is coming up soon . . And info about this week’s eTown broadcast/podcast :

We’ve got a fun program this week for you (this one is airing the week of April 18 – 24  . . . As usual, check your station’s schedule for time/day they air eTown): Back with us is our good friend, folk icon Arlo Guthrie. (Bit of eTown trivia: This is a one of our […]

This week’s broadcast/podcast details (w/ guests The Jayhawks & Justin Townes Earle):

eTown hits the road and heads north to the Lincoln Center this week; the venue is located in our home away from home, Fort Collins, Colorado. Our musical guests include Justin Townes Earle and The Jayhawks: After a lengthy hiatus, the original members of The Jayhawks reunited last year behind a long awaited, chart topping […]

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 […]