List of episodes
The Wailin’ Jennys / Willie Watson / Dr. Patricia Limerick
October 17, 2018
This week we’ve got both ‘Wailin’ and Willy! Our musical guests, all making their first visit to eTown, are the incredible Canadian trio of singers known as The Wailin’ Jennys (their three part harmonies will make you cry) as well as singer/songwriter Willie Watson (co-founder of the band Old Crow Medicine Show and talented traditional music enthusiast now enjoying a successful solo career). Plus, we’ll hear from noted Western historian and professor Dr....
eTown Archive - John Prine (1996)
October 13, 2018
This week we're looking back on a special show from all the way back in 1996 featuring legendary singer/songwriter John Prine. John turns 72 this week and is still at it on tour! His most recent release and his 20th album to date, 'The Tree of Forgiveness', has drawn rave reviews from across the musical world and is an example that Prine continues to find new places to take his songwriting. If you haven't already done so, do yourself a favor and give it a listen. In the meantime, wherever you ar...
John Moreland / Phoebe Hunt / Susan Burton (A New Way Of Life Re-Entry Project)
October 10, 2018
This week, we continue our long tradition of featuring great musical artists with Oklahoma roots as we welcome an incredibly gifted Americana artist, John Moreland, to the eTown stage. Also with us is up-and-coming singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Phoebe Hunt. Plus, we’ll hear a great eChievement Award story about a California woman’s program to help women transition from prison to a productive life.
eTown Archive - Nathaniel Rateliff (2013)
October 06, 2018
This week we’d like to send some birthday love out to our friend Nathaniel Rateliff. Nathaniel is somewhat of a hometime hero in our homestate of Colorado as he gained critical acclaim for his breakout album ‘Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats’. He regularly sells out shows around the country including two sold out shows at Red Rocks this year. However, before all that happened, Nathaniel was touring solo in a more stripped down fashion and we were lucky to have him j...
Jack Johnson / The Weather Station / Jeff Orlowski (Chasing Coral)
October 03, 2018
This week brings a special encore broadcast featuring renowned singer/songwriter and avid environmental activist Jack Johnson. Jack shares some of his recent music as well as a few old favorites. Canadian The Weather Station (folk artist Tamara Lindeman) joins us as well. And we’ll hear from enviro-filmmaker Jeff Orlowski who discusses his latest film, Chasing Coral, which documents the pressing danger to the world’s crucial...