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Program of the Week, April 23: Close to Thee

Program of the Week, April 23: Close to Thee

Showtime: Sundays from 12 – 2 pm

Join your host, Carolyn Satterfield, for two hours of great and inspiring gospel music by some of the most beloved artist of all times. The show will include quartets, choirs and music from new and traditional artists.

Contact Carolyn Satterfield by clicking here.

Songs from Alligator Artists Appear on National Television

Songs from Alligator Artists Appear on National Television

Alligator Records recordings from Professor Longhair, Corey Harris and Anders Osborne have and continue to appear on network television programs. Professor Longhair’s Whole Lotta Lovin’ (from his Crawfish Fiesta album) is the opening theme song for My Big Redneck Family, airing weekly on the CMT network. Corey Harris’ Moosemilk Blues …

Joe Louis Walker to Participate in Monk Institute’s International Jazz Day in Osaka

Joe Louis Walker to Participate in Monk Institute's International Jazz Day in Osaka

Blues Hall of Famer Joe Louis Walker will take part in the Thelonious Monk Institute Of Jazz’s International Jazz Day in Osaka, Japan on April 30, 2014. Many other artists will also perform, including Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock and John Scofield.

According to the Monk Institute, “The designation of International Jazz …

James Cotton Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from Mississippi Arts Commission

James Cotton Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from Mississippi Arts Commission

The Mississippi Arts Commission presented blues music icon (and Tunica, Mississippi native) James Cotton with the coveted Governor’s Award For Excellence In The Arts in a ceremony held February 20, 2014 at Belhaven University in Clarion, Mississippi. The Governor’s Arts Awards are presented annually to outstanding writers, artists, performers, craftsmen …

Program of the Week, April 16: Cambridge Forum

Program of the Week, April 16: Cambridge Forum

Showtime: Sundays from 7 – 7:30 p.m.

Cambridge Forum is one of public radios longest running public affairs
programs. Recorded live every week in Harvard Square, Cambridge Forum focuses on the news behind the news and regularly examines the issues and ideas that shape our lives. The programs explore topics related to …