Music
9:16 am
Mon October 1, 2012

Born on the Bayou, September 29

Swamp Pop, Zydeco, Creole, Cajun, Louisiana R&B, Blues and more. 

NPR Story
9:15 am
Mon October 1, 2012

Watch This: Native American Author Sherman Alexie

Author and Spokane Indian Sherman Alexie won the American Book Award in 1996 for Reservation Blues.
Seth Wenig AP

Originally published on Mon October 8, 2012 3:35 am

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Music
9:09 am
Mon October 1, 2012

Bluegrass Highway, September 29

contemporary Bluegrass from Bill Monroe to Josh Williams. 

Music
8:50 am
Mon October 1, 2012

Freetown Radio, September 28: A Revelry

Sandlin Gaither

The Reveler's play live in Cypress Lake Studio on this week's edition of Freetown Radio.

Music
8:43 am
Mon October 1, 2012

Blues Box, September 28 (Hrs 3 & 4)

The Blues Box presents a comprehensive overview of American Blues; it's history,it's artists and it's development from the 1920s to the present. You can expect to hear urban and rural blues from the 1920s to the present. Blues from the Mississippi Delta, The East Coast, Chicago, New York, the West Coast, Texas, Louisiana and all areas that have developed a significant Blues Scene.  

Music
8:36 am
Mon October 1, 2012

Blues Box, September 28 (Hrs 1 & 2)

The Blues Box presents a comprehensive overview of American Blues; it's history,it's artists and it's development from the 1920s to the present. You can expect to hear urban and rural blues from the 1920s to the present. Blues from the Mississippi Delta, The East Coast, Chicago, New York, the West Coast, Texas, Louisiana and all areas that have developed a significant Blues Scene.  

The Two-Way
8:21 am
Mon October 1, 2012

'Carmageddon II' Wasn't So Scary Either

All clear: A section of the 405 freeway in Los Angeles was empty while crews worked over the weekend to demolish the Mulholland Bridge.
Gina Ferazzi/pool EPA /LANDOV

Last year it was "carmageddon, schmarmaggedon."

This year, our friends at Southern California Public Radio are asking "carma-what?"

Once again, it seems, car-crazy Los Angelenos coped well with a weekend shutdown of a major freeway so that crews would demolish a no-longer-needed bridge.

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The Two-Way
7:15 am
Mon October 1, 2012

With First Debate This Week, We Really Are In Campaign's Final Stretch

The contenders.
Alex Wong (photo of Mitt Romney); John Gurzinski (photo of President Obama) Getty Images

We're nearly to the last of the many milestones that come along during presidential campaigns.

The primaries? Long over.

The conventions? All wrapped up.

Labor Day, when voters supposedly start paying attention? That was four weeks ago.

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The Mix
7:03 am
Mon October 1, 2012

The Mix: The Mississippi Blues Project

Mississippi-born harmonica player Big George Brock performs at the Philadelphia Folk Festival.
John Vettese

Originally published on Fri March 1, 2013 12:39 pm

This audio is no longer available.

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