eTown Archive - Arlo Guthrie (1995)

July 21, 2018

In celebration of Arlo Guthrie's 70th birthday this past week we wanted to look back on a classic eTown episode from February 1995, the first time Arlo visited eTown. He was joined by his son Abe for part of his set and even shared some of his poetry about Moose in Massachusetts. Enjoy!

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eTown Archive - Béla Fleck and the Flecktones (1999)

July 14, 2018

This week we're sending out some birthday love to the legendary banjo master Béla Fleck. In celebration, join us in revisiting this special show from 1999 with Béla and his equally legendary band the Flecktones - Victor Wooten, Future Man, and Jeff Coffin.

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John Paul White / Marley’s Ghost / Kathleen Baumgardner (FoCo Cafe)

July 11, 2018

In this week’s episode, we’re joined by singer/songwriter/producer John Paul White who originally joined us back in 2011 as part of the widely popular musical duo The Civil Wars. Our longtime friends in the genre-bending Americana group Marley’s Ghost also stop in for another visit to eTown Hall’s solar-powered stage. Lots of great music and conversation with our musical guests, plus we&rs...

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eTown Archive - Peter Rowan & Charles Sawtelle (1993)

July 09, 2018

In celebration of Peter Rowan's birthday this week, we decided to unearth this gem from all the way back in 1993 where Peter was joined by bluegrass legend, the late Charles Sawtelle of Hot Rize.

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eTown Archive - In Remembrance of Henry Butler (2003)

July 07, 2018

Today we remember Henry Butler, who passed away this week at the age of 69. Butler was a cornerstone of the New Orleans sound and a prime force in the city's piano tradition. Away from the piano, in spite of being blind, Butler was an enthusiastic photographer, which you can hear all about in Nick's interview with him from his visit to eTown in 2003.

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