Chicano Batman / BettySoo
8/16/17 - 8/22/17 | 1733

This week, eTown welcomes the eclectic, LA-based psychedelic soul group, Chicano Batman, for some solar-powered musical goodness. Also joining us for her first visit is folk singer/songwriter, BettySoo. There will be plenty of great music, collaboration and conversation with our visiting artists this week, plus a great eChievement Award story about a Colorado-based organization that more →

José González / Mandolin Orange
8/9/17 - 8/15/17 | 1732

In this back-by-popular-demand airing, 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 more →

Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys / My Bubba
8/2/17 - 8/8/17 | 1731

In this week’s encore broadcast/podcast, eclectic Americana multi-instrumentalists Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys make their first visit to eTown’s solar-powered stage to share their forward-looking take on American roots music. Also joining us for the first time is Swedish/Icelandic female folk duo My Bubba who share their sparse and beautiful music, as well as stories more →

Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors / Tift Merritt
7/26/17 - 8/1/17 | 1730

eTown hosts Nick and Helen Forster welcome back singer/songwriter Drew Holcomb and his band – The Neighbors – to eTown’s solar-powered musical clubhouse this week. We’ll check in to hear some of Drew’s latest musical creations, and get an update on his musical story. Americana singer/songwriter and eTown veteran Tift Merritt also makes a return more →

Son Little / Chris Daniels
7/19/17 - 7/25/17 | 1729

Philadelphia born R&B artist Aaron Livingston (AKA Son Little) grew up a preacher’s son, and has sense put those natural musical influences into a career that has included collaborations with Mavis Staples and The Roots, as well as electronic artists such as RJD2. His unique sound combines the old with the new to create a more →


Thurston Moore / Greyhounds
8/23/17 - 8/29/17 | 1734

Popularly known as singer, songwriter and guitarist of Sonic Youth, Thurston Moore was listed as one of Rolling Stone Magazine’s “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.” Moore joins us with his blend of alternative, experimental rock and post-punk. Texas R&B and soul duo Greyhounds is also with us, and our eChievement Award winner shares her story of “rescuing” more →

Oh Pep! / Jon McLaughlin
8/30/17 - 9/5/17 | 1735

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 →