eTown On The Road: JJ Grey / Cicada Rhythm / Melaney Smith (Books For Keeps)
08/05/2020 - 08/11/2020 | 2032

In this week’s re-airing, Nick and Helen and the eTown crew head to Athens, Georgia for a special installment of our “eTown On the Road” series. We’ll be coming to you from the legendary Georgia Theater, joined by local musical duo Cicada Rhythm, as well as our longtime eTown friend, singer-songwriter extraordinaire JJ Grey. Plus, more →

Justin Townes Earle / Emily Gimble / Interview: Jane Zelikova (500 Women Scientists)
07/29/2020 - 08/04/2020 | 2031

This week’s eTown repeat airing features two dynamic musical talents: the famously raw and wonderful singer-songwriter Justin Townes Earle (son of Steve Earle) as well as Emily Gimble, a talented pianist, vocalist, and songwriter who shares stories about growing up as a member of one of the most famous musical families in America (she’s third more →

eTown on the Road at Red Rocks (Pt. 2): The Wood Brothers, Fruition, & Steep Canyon Rangers
07/22/2020 - 07/28/2020 | 2030

This week, it’s part two of a special “eTown on the Road,” as we return to the iconic Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre, continuing with our musical guests from last week: The Wood Brothers, Fruition, and Steep Canyon Rangers. Nick will also share some fascinating historic facts about holding concerts at Red Rocks, a tradition more →

eTown on the Road at Red Rocks (Pt. 1): The Wood Brothers, Fruition, & Steep Canyon Rangers
07/15/2020 - 07/21/2020 | 2029

Be sure to tune in for part one of a two-part special “eTown on the Road,” as we return to the legendary Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre (this program was recorded last summer, pre-pandemic). Boulder-born, Nashville-based American power trio The Wood Brothers (talented brothers Chris and Oliver Wood and multi-instrumentalist Jano Rix) is with us; more →

Citizen Cope / Anna Tivel / Award: Mark Dibner (Kramden Institute)
07/08/2020 - 07/14/2020 | 2028

Joining us for this week’s popular re-airing is singer/songwriter extraordinaire Citizen Cope known for his unique and exquisite fusion of blues, soul, and hip-hop. We also welcome Portland-based singer/songwriter Anna Tivel, who is widely recognized for her lyrics-driven folk and Americana style. Plus, Nick talks with this week’s eChievement Award winner, who saves discarded computers more →


Billy Strings / Jon Stickley Trio / Award: Arif Khan of Depave
08/12/2020 - 08/18/2020 | 2033

In this week’s back-by-popular-demand re-broadcast, popular young bluegrass artist Billy Strings joins us (whether he’s performing as a solo artist or with his band, the reaction to Billy tends to come in two varieties: “Who is this guy?” and “That kid can play!”). Also with us, the instrumental group known as the Jon Stickley Trio. more →

(PT. 1) Anders Osborne / Chatham County Line / Award: Gary Fine of Prisoner Express
08/19/2020 - 08/25/2020 | 2034

With more guests than usual, this unforgettable encore eTown show will be spread over two weeks. This week, noted New Orleans resident (originally born in Sweden) and performer extraordinaire Anders Osborne returns to the eTown stage after several years absence, to share his soulful vocals, rich songwriting, and tasteful guitar work; plus he and Nick more →

(PT. 2) Anders Osborne / Chatham County Line/ The McIntosh County Shouters
08/26/2020 - 09/01/2020 | 2035

We continue with the second half of this special two-part program with more music from (and an in-depth conversation with) North Carolina-based bluegrass quartet Chatham County Line. We’ll also hear more from legendary singer-songwriter and guitarist Anders Osborne. In addition, eTown is visited by The McIntosh County Shouters, known for their moving, tradition-rich, African-American spirituals more →