Category: Podcasts

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: November 1, 2014

Anna and Elizabeth 2014

Season 4, Episode 3 Host: Elizabeth LaPrelle Guest writers: Rob LaPrelle, Stewart Scales Guest musicians: Stewart Scales, The Black Twig Pickers, Toni Blackman In this show: Election news! The race heats up for Floyd Kindergarten class President. Local ghost stories. The terror of impending winter. Try Jasper Jenkins brand hair tonic & pomade for No-shave … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: October 4, 2014, Part 2

The Floyd Radio Show Spring 2014

Season 4, Episode 2, Part 2 of 2 Hosts: Elizabeth LaPrelle and Anna Roberts-Gevalt Guests: Mara Robbins, The Buckstankle Boys At Chateau Morrisette, Hans shows us how to make wine by paw. Local poet Mara Robbins shares autumnal tankas and sonnets. The Eco-Police keep things green at Floyd Eco Village.  Animals create the Earth with … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: October 4, 2014, Part 1

The Floyd Radio Show Spring 2014

Season 4, Episode 2, Part 1 of 2 Hosts: Elizabeth LaPrelle and Anna Roberts-Gevalt Guests: Mara Robbins, The Buckstankle Boys At Chateau Morrisette, Hans shows us how to make wine by paw. Local poet Mara Robbins shares autumnal tankas and sonnets. The Eco-Police keep things green at Floyd Eco Village.  Animals create the Earth with … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: September 6, 2014

The Floyd Radio Show

Season 4, Episode 1 Hosts: Elizabeth LaPrelle and Anna Roberts-Gevalt Guests: Minton Sparks, John Jackson, Mac and Jenny Traynham, Mayor Will Griffin The first show of the Fourth Season of the Floyd Radio Show welcomes Minton Sparks and John Jackson. Returning guests Mac and Jenny Traynham. A story of Jack and how a clever old woman tricked him … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: May 3, 2014

The Floyd Radio Show Spring 2014

Season 3, Episode 9 Hosts: Elizabeth LaPrelle and Anna Roberts-Gevalt Guests: Alice Gerrard, Cliff Hale, Sandy LaPrelle, Chris Owen Host Anna Roberts-Gevalt recounts a strange dream, filled with lines from famous musicals. Hans the labrador of Chateau Morrisette deals with a visit from his very traditional mother from France. A kids’ cooking show features the stunning effects of … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: April 5, 2014

The Floyd Radio Show Spring 2014

Season 3, Episode 8 Hosts: Elizabeth LaPrelle and Anna Roberts-Gevalt Guests: Rob LaPrelle, Stewart Scales, Adam McPeak & Mountain Thunder, John Lilly Stewart goes on the search for a good yodeler to please his ailing granny–and finds John Lilly. The many adventures of Adam McPeak and Mountain Thunder: defeating bullies on the baseball field with the power of … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: March 1, 2014

The Floyd Radio Show Spring 2014

Season 3, Episode 7 Hosts: Elizabeth LaPrelle and Anna Roberts-Gevalt Guests: Stewart Scales, Ann Marie Thorell, The Round Peak Ramblers, Kat Mills A skit by Ralph Berrier gives a glimpse of how a Floyd Family has dealt with the many snow days of the winter. The cast reads old advertisements from the Renfro Valley Barn … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: February 1, 2014

Floyd Radio Show, April 13, 2013

Season 3, Episode 6 A special Floyd Radio show–two grandchildren of ballad-singers tell about their musical families. Vicki Diane Miller shares stories, songs–and a famous pickle recipe–from her granny Texas Gladden. The cast re-enacts stories from Hobart Smith (Vicki’s great-uncle). Rich Kirby talks about Addie Graham and plays some bluegrass originals with Nate Polly. We … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: January 4, 2014

The Floyd Radio Show, Jimmy Costa

Season 3, Episode 5 Jimmy Costa brings his inimitable storytelling, banjo and fiddle playing, and singing back to the Country Store. Sam Gleaves shares his family history of flatfoot dancing and reads texts sent from his grandmother’s phone. Ada Sherman tells a bit about the community of Wake Forest where she’s lived and played piano … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: December 7, 2013

Floyd Radio Show, April 13, 2013

Season 3, Episode 4 Snow and ice! Hints of the season are everywhere on this Floyd Radio Show. Two brothers who go to extraordinary lengths to keep a snowman alive; a nostalgic account of Christmas Tree Rustling; cooking with snow; Elvisabeth LaPresley sings Blue Christmas with a very special backup band; Hans the Dog from … read more