CONWAY, Ark. (AETN) As part of the fall 2012 season of AETN Presents: On the Front Row, the Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN), will air a special thirty-minute broadcast of folksinger Michael Jonathans WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour March 2012 visit to the University of Central Arkansas Reynolds Performance Hall. AETN Presents: On the Front Row With WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour will air Friday, Nov. 16, at 6:30 p.m. and repeat Sunday, Nov. 18, at 1 a.m. following Austin City Limits.
Highlighting three performances from the special UALR Public Radio KUAR FM 89.1 production, AETN Presents: On the Front Row With WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour, features youthful bluegrass upstarts Blue Rain, fiddle champion Tim Crouch, and young bluesman and harmonica-phenom Nathan A. Each talented musician delivers his own exciting interpretation of Arkansas roots music, providing a night of varied and engaging entertainment.
A weekly showcase for American musicians combining performances and interviews, the WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour is recorded before a live audience by a volunteer staff. The nationally syndicated program is based in Lexington, Ky., and airs on KUAR FM 89.1 each Thursday at 8 p.m. Additional information is available at woodsongs.com.
AETN Presents features a variety of arts and cultural subjects. Previously included in the series have been the Arkansas Acoustic Festival; performances by the Cate Brothers, Wayland Holyfield and friends, Trout Fishing in America, Dale Hawkins, Shannon Boshears Band, The Salty Dogs and Epiphany; and On the Same Page with authors Buzz Bissinger, Billy Collins, John T. Edge and Kenneth L. Smith.
AETN Arts Fridays provides Arkansans with world-class arts and culture programming, including the locally produced seriesAETN Presents at 6:30 p.m. and the PBS arts at 9 p.m. More information about AETN Presents and episode clips are available at aetn.org/aetnpresents.
The mission of UALR Public Radio is to deepen insight into the human experience, empower decision-making and enrich the lives of those we serve through quality news and cultural programs. UALR Public Radio operates two radio stations in Little Rock KUAR FM 89.1, which broadcasts news, jazz and cultural programs including national programming from NPR, and KLRE 90.5, which broadcasts classical music.AETN.org > Engage > Pressroom > AETN Presents: On the Front Row With WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour to Air Nov. 16