THE MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or www.krvs.org) starts a new week of broadcasts with the newest releases by Corey Ledet, Voo Davis, Isle Derniere, Mark Lanegan Band, Delta Moon, Churchwood and T. Tex Edwards. Also: some Roddie Romero & the Hub City All Stars, Bluerunners, Pokey LaFarge & the South City Three, Panorama Jazz Band, Young Marble Giants and The Dead Weather.
A heretofore unreleased recording by Woody Guthrie begins this morning's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or www.krvs.org). Then, it's Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band covering Charley Patton, Rolling Stones covering Rev. Wilkins along with recent releases by Jimmy Robinson, Dayna Kurtz, Chris Smither, The Onlies and Patti Smith. Also: Jolie Holland w/ Booker T. Jones, Eric Burdon & the Animals, The Magicians and Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac.
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.