Strand of Oaks / Anna Burch / Award: Murray Fisher (Billion Oyster Project)
11/25/2020 - 12/01/2020 | 2048

One of our all time favorites, Strand of Oaks, returns to the eTown stage this week. This dynamic, gifted writer and singer (and one of the genuinely nicest people you’ll ever meet) brings his full band this time around. Coming solo to play with the eTones and Nick for the rest of the musical portion more →

The Waifs / Jim Lauderdale / Award: Andreas Karelas of RE-volv
11/18/2020 - 11/24/2020 | 2047

When this eTown episode first aired last year, our musical guests had one thing in common: They were all returning to the eTown stage after many years. They include the dynamic Australian band The Waifs, which normally consists of sisters Vikki Thorn and Donna Simpson and their longtime collaborator Josh Cunningham; and gifted singer/songwriter Jim more →

eTown Special: From Our House to the White House
11/11/2020 - 11/17/2020 | 2046

This week on eTown, after a very long election season, we wanted to think about the White House in a different way – as the people’s house – and celebrate music being a part of it for decades. Many of the artists who’ve joined us at eTown have played for Presidents, too, and we’ll revisit more →

Tyler Childers / The Suitcase Junket / Chad Bernstein (Guitars Over Guns)
11/04/2020 - 11/10/2020 | 1945

This week on the eTown airwaves we’re joined by Americana, country singer-songwriter Tyler Childers. Tyler fuses gritty original song lyrics with the folk, bluegrass and rock influences of his Appalachian upbringing. Also with us is “one-man-band” The Suitcase Junket, with his one of a kind sound created from an array of instruments all played at more →

John Oates / Lilly Hiatt / Helen Thorpe (Author of “The Newcomers”)
10/28/2020 - 11/03/2020 | 2044

Rock, R&B, soul guitarist, singer-songwriter (and half of legendary duo Hall & Oates) John Oates joins us. His solo project Arkansas is inspired by the music and legacy of the legendary Mississippi John Hurt, as well as other artists and styles that represent the dawn of American popular music. Also with us is Tennessee-based singer-songwriter more →