eTown On The Road: Mavis Staples / Ani DiFranco (Pt. 1)

August 15, 2018
It’s Pt. 1 of a special encore broadcast this week as we revisit our show at the historic Paramount Theater in downtown Denver from last year featuring two female artists that embody what it means to be strong and independent – the legendary Mavis Staples and singer/songwriter Ani DiFranco. Along with lots of great music and conversation with the artists, we will check in with Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, and present the Lifetime eChievement Award...
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eTown Archive - Steve Martin w/ The Steep Canyon Rangers (2012)

August 11, 2018
This week we're sending birthday love out to the legendary, actor, comedian, author, and musician Steve Martin. Steve has always included his banjo playing in his comedy routines throughout his career and has been focused more on playing music since the early 2000s. He often collaborates with fellow bluegrass group The Steep Canyon Rangers, who you'll hear him with right here, in this excerpt from a special eTown Taping at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in 2012.
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Hiss Golden Messenger / Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen / Dr. Kenneth Lacovara

August 08, 2018
This week on the eTown airwaves we’re joined by Americana/folk band Hiss Golden Messenger, whose sound is deeply influenced by country, soul, blues, and rock. We’re very excited to have them on the show for the first time. Also with us are accomplished songwriters Chris Hillman (The Byrds) and Herb Pedersen. Rounding things out, we have a conversation with renowned paleontologist, explorer, and author Dr. Kenneth Lacovara.
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eTown Archive - Rodney Crowell (2003)

August 05, 2018
This week, join us as we send some birthday love out to prolific Country singer and songwriter Rodney Crowell. We've had the pleasure of welcoming Rodney to the show 3 times, the first of which was this show from 2003!
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Chicano Batman / BettySoo / Sarah Jackson (Casa de Paz)

August 01, 2018
This week, eTown welcomes the eclectic, LA-based psychedelic soul group, Chicano Batman, for some solar-powered musical goodness. Also joining us for her first visit is folk singer/songwriter, BettySoo. There will be plenty of great music, collaboration and conversation with our visiting artists this week, plus a great eChievement Award story about a Colorado-based organization that provides free housing, transportation and food for families...
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