eTown at Red Rocks: Lake Street Dive / Josh Ritter / Dr. Ken Lacovara
12/5/18 - 12/11/18 | 1849

This week, it’s another installment of ‘eTown on the Road,’ as we’re joined by the powerhouse group Lake Street Dive, as they headline Red Rocks Amphitheater for the first time. If you’re not yet familiar with them, LSD is renowned for their dynamic mix of alt-pop, rock, jazz and R&B, plus stellar vocals. And they more →

Aoife O’Donovan / Marty O’Reilly / Cheryl Boerger (Plates for People and the Planet)
11/28/18 - 12/4/18 | 1848

It’s a special encore broadcast this week as we’re joined on the airwaves by singer/songwriter and musical powerhouse Aoife O’Donovan. At a young age, Aoife had already recorded, collaborated, toured and performed with a list of musical A-listers too long to name, and she continues to stun audiences with her incredible singing and writing. She’s more →

Andrew Bird / Leif Vollebekk / Tom Chappell (Tom’s of Maine)
11/21/18 - 11/27/18 | 1847

This week we revisit a fan-favorite episode featuring singer/songwriter and violin virtuoso Andrew Bird. Andrew got his start in the popular bands Squirrel Nut Zippers and Bowl of Fire before embarking on what has become a very successful solo career. Also joining us on this encore episode is Canadian indie-folk artist Leif Vollebekk, who shares more →

Calexico / Eric Andersen / Monte Belmonte (Monte’s March)
11/14/18 - 11/20/18 | 1846

Geography has a way of seeping into music, and this week on the airwaves, we experience that in full effect with the return of Calexico. Throughout the group’s 22-year existence, co-founders and multi-instrumentalist Joey Burns and John Convertino have drawn on the arid climate and vibrant culture of the American Southwest — and its sister more →

eTown in Boone, NC: Mandolin Orange / Josh Ritter / Ali Casparian (Bounty & Soul)
11/7/18 - 11/13/18 | 1845

This week, it’s a special ‘eTown on the Road’ show! We’re joined by gifted singer/songwriter Josh Ritter and Americana/bluegrass duo Mandolin Orange. The show takes place at the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts in Boone, North Carolina. We partnered with Appalachian State University’s Energy Summit, An Appalachian Summer Festival, and 88.7 WNCW for this more →


The War & Treaty / Haley Heynderickx / Hippie Jack Stoddart
12/12/18 - 12/18/18 | 1850

We welcome two exciting musical ‘first timers’ to eTown this week. The husband-and-wife duo The War & Treaty share their rockin’ and uplifting blend of Americana, soul, rock and gospel, guaranteed to get you up and moving. Contrast that with the tender, gentle sound of up-and-coming folk singer/songwriter Haley Heynderickx (whom you may have heard more →

eTown’s Holiday Special
12/19/18 - 12/25/18 | 1851

Back by popular demand – eTown’s holiday special! Join us as we delve deep into the eTown archives to share some of the best holiday music we’ve heard on the show over the years. There’s a little something for everyone under eTown’s musical tree this week so let’s celebrate the holidays together! Subscribe to the more →

Loudon Wainwright III / Heather Maloney / Dan Rountree (Current Problems)
12/26/18 - 1/1/19 | 1852

This week we revisit a fan-favorite from precisely one year ago. Folk singer, humorist and actor Loudon Wainwright III shares a few of his classic musical creations, as well as excerpts from his book Liner Notes. And the incredibly talented singer/songwriter Heather Maloney (one of Helen’s favorites to sing with!) joins us as well. Great more →

Delbert McClinton / Robert Finley / Chris Pallister (Gulf of Alaska Keeper)
1/2/19 - 1/8/19 | 1901

This week in eTown, Grammy Award-winning blues multi-instrumentalist Delbert McClinton returns to the show for the first time in almost 15 years (his last visit was in 2003) to share tunes from his latest release ‘Prick of the Litter’. Also joining us is blues and soul singer/songwriter and guitarist Robert Finley. Hailing from Louisiana, Finley mixes a more →

eTown on the Road: Lafayette, LA w/ Rhiannon Giddens & More
1/9/18 - 1/15/18 | 1902

It’s a not-to-be-missed ‘On the Road’ broadcast this week as eTown heads down to the Acadiana Center for the Arts in Lafayette, Louisiana for a very special two-part broadcast that delves into the origins and vast musical styles native to the Louisiana area. We will take a deep dive into the producers and artists that more →