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The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: October 5, 2013

The Floyd Radio Show October 2013 - Eating Apples

Season 3, Episode 2 Musical Guests Bukuru Celestin & his group (Dylan Locke, Janiah Allen, Ebony Celestin, Elivanie Celestin, Ephrasie Celestin, Faraha Celestin), Trevor McKenzie, Steve Kruger, and Jim Lloyd.  Hosts Anna Roberts-Gevalt and Elizabeth LaPrelle. The Floyd Radio show celebrates fall with a ghost story from Jim Lloyd, Rural Retreat, Virginia’s most musical barber–and the … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: September 7, 2013

Floyd Radio Show September 7, 2013 - Little River Choir

Season 3, Episode 1 Musical Guests: Janet Turner, The Buckstankle Boys, The Little River Missionary Baptist Church Choir. Hosts: Anna Roberts-Gevalt and Elizabeth LaPrelle. Written by Anna Roberts-Gevalt and Elizabeth LaPrelle. Additional voice acting by Chris Owen. The first show of the season after summer break finds the brave knights of Buckstankle once again traveling … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: May 11, 2013

Floyd Radio Show, May 11, 2013

Season 2, Episode 9 Guests: Nii Anang, Wayne Henderson and Helen White, Dean Reed, Sandy & Rob LaPrelle, Chris Owen and Joseph DeJarnette, Ann Marie Thorell. Hosts: Elizabeth LaPrelle, Anna Roberts-Gevalt A story of fate at the State Fair; The comforts of the Hotel Floyd; Old ladies Maude & Marge serve all your mother’s day … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: April 13, 2013

Floyd Radio Show, April 13, 2013

Season 2, Episode 8 Guests: Bukuru and friends, Liam Kelly, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Fort Vause, Stewart Scales Hosts: Elizabeth LaPrelle, Anna Roberts-Gevalt Anna & Elizabeth present a musical review of bands named after buildings; the fantastic tale of how Jack gambled with devils, caught death in a sack, and saved a princess; work songs through the … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: March 9, 2013

The Floyd Radio Show

Season 2, Episode 7 Musical guests The Little River Missionary Baptist Church Choir from Floyd, Virginia; The White Top Mountain Band of Grayson County, Virginia; and the cello-playing Liske-Doorandishes from Blacksburg, Virginia. Agent Martha Spencer goes undercover in Moscow to recover The Russian Ruby. What Southwest Virginia is like with no young people, and what … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: February 9, 2013

Floyd Radio Show, February 9, 2013

Season 2, Episode 6 Musical guests Hugh & Zane Campbell from Baltimore, Maryland; Ada Sherman of Troy, Virginia; Scott Perry from Floyd, Virginia. Voice acting and storytelling by Shawanda Williams of Blacksburg, Virginia. The wild tale of cattle-rustling, crime, and punishment that leads to Hugh and Zane playing the Floyd Radio Show. The history of … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: January 12, 2013

Floyd Radio Show, January 12, 2013

Season 2, Episode 5 Musical guests The Black Twig Pickers (Blacksburg, VA), John Lilly (Charleston, WV), and Catherine Planet (Quebec) with Adam Doucet (Louisiana), Joe Dejarnette (Floyd, VA). Chris Owen (Kentucky) on sound effects & voice acting. Stories: The hardships endured by a celebrity yodeler.  The tragic life of Hank Williams. Why the most desirable … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: December 8, 2012

Floyd Radio Show, December 8, 2012

Season 2, Episode 4 With musical guests Kay Justice (Wytheville), Alice Gerrard (Greensboro, NC), Eddie Bond and Josh Ellis (Fries) with Carl Jones (Galax), Rebecca & Us (Floyd). Scenes of the holiday season in Floyd (including the sour Mrs. Pendergrass). The Appalachian Nutcracker Suite with the Waltz of the Mustard Greens. Eddie tells a story … read more

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: November 10, 2012

Floyd Radio Show, November 10, 2012

Season 2, Episode 3 East Kentucky band Rich & The Poor Folk, with ace banjo players Brett Ratliff and John Haywood, balladeer Rich Kirby and songwriter Nate Polly; Junk DNA—Blacksburg’s tap-dancingest, ukeleliest novelty song band. The retelling of the myth of Persephone—set, in the hills. Albums Available From This Month’s Guests

The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: October 13, 2012

The Floyd Radio Show, October 13, 2012

Season 2, Episode 2 With North Carolina band The Buckstankle Boys, all dressed in ties and suits, Floyd’s own Mac & Jenny Traynham, and ace storyteller Jimmy Costa with more stories of the old days. A skit of epic proportions—follow our musicians, on their quest for the High Lonesome Sound. Albums Available From This Month’s … read more