Listener Supported Bluegrass Radio in the Nation's Capital
Each week, Nick Spitzer covers vast musical and cultural ground. Hear blues and jazz, roots rock and soul, Cajun and country, zydeco and Tejano... and beyond. Plus stories and conversations with musicians and everyday people, known and unknown.
Chris Thile steps to the mic as the new host of the live public radio variety show A Prairie Home Companion. Download Chris’s Song of the Week plus other highlights from the broadcast. Produced by American Public Media. Twitter: @prairie_home
Music from the Homeplace of Bluegrass. Banks of the Ohio explores the history of bluegrass music from 1940 to the present and is aimed at both seasoned and bluegrass listeners.
Dave Higgs brings listeners an emotionally-charged, heart-rending, paint-peeling, splinter-kicking one-hour bluegrass show, featuring scintillating conversation and live music with some of the best in bluegrass live from Nashville, Tenn.
Each week Bluegrass Country brings you exciting and diverse programs that highlight a particular artist or aspect of bluegrass and roots music.
Gary Henderson, 1999 IBMA "Broadcast Personality of the Year" and co-founder of Bluegrass Unlimited magazine, has been involved in bluegrass programming at WAMU since 1967. In his new role as the Sr. Producer of BluegrassCountry.org, Gary will be...
Cindy brings you the best bluegrass from today and yesterday, every week on her great show! If you're a bluegrass fan, Knee Deep Bluegrass with Cindy Baucom is a can't miss!
Lee Michael Demsey has been playing a contemporary blend of Bluegrass at WAMU since 1983, with the early afternoon show Capital Bluegrass, later renamed the Lee Michael Demsey Show, which aired until 1993. From then until June 2001, he served as the...
Show recorded before a live audience in Charleston, WV. Now in its 20th year,the show has established a long tradition of featuring national and international acts in almost every style of music.Show produces an average of 26 new shows a year. Most...
We play the latest bluegrass, newgrass and acoustic country music from Australia and overseas. We usually feature a new album each week, playing 4 - 8 tracks off the album during the show and often have live interviews with bluegrass personalities or...