Airs Saturdays at 11 pm
- Hosted by Nick & Helen Forster
eTown mixes live music from top performers in a wide variety of styles with conversation and information about our communities, our environment and common sense stewardship.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 7:00am
It’s an hour packed full of great songwriting and storytelling on the airwaves this week with singer/songwriter/guitarist/poet Dave Alvin and singer/songwriter/actor Jimmie Dale Gilmore. We dig deep into the songbooks of each artist, and hear some great road stories and insights into the many influences that have shaped their musical styles. Jimmie and Dave will perform both solo […]
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Thursday, May 24, 2018 1:24pm
Lina Sergie Attar is a Syrian-American architect and writer from Aleppo. She is the Founder and CEO of Karam Foundation. In 2007, Attar developed the vision of Karam (which means generosity in Arabic). Karam Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping people help themselves. They seek to restore the dignity and quality of […]
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Sunday, May 20, 2018 12:53pm
Bringing the ‘greenest’ event ever held at Red Rocks, eTown returned to this stunningly beautiful natural amphitheater (right in our own backyard) for a special two-part series taped in front of a packed house of 9,000 attendees. Nick & Helen Forster hosted this special ‘Green Rocks’ show which, through eTown’s efforts, brought recycling, zero waste […]
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Tuesday, May 15, 2018 7:00am
The Empowerment Plan is a Detroit-based non-profit organization dedicated to serving the homeless community. Their goal is to help build a better life for those that have become trapped in the cycle of homelessness. They mostly hire homeless parents from local shelters to become full time seamstresses so that they can earn a stable income, find […]
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Monday, May 14, 2018 12:56pm
We’re joined this week by the high energy band and old friends Leftover Salmon, known for their fast licks, clever lyrics and fun loving stage presence. Also with us, singer/songwriter Paul Thorn, who brings his muscular brand of roots rock – bluesy, at times rocking and always infectious. Plus Nick talks with scientist and professor Jen Kay […]
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