The Floyd Radio Show Podcast: June 11, 2017 (Part 2)

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Floyd Radio Show “On the Road” from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA (Part 2 of 2)

Guests include Bill & The Belles, Amythyst Kiah, Jeff Little Trio & The Earl White String Band​.
Writers: Rob LaPrelle, Dylan Locke​ and Ralph Berrier.

​On Part Two of t​his episode of the Floyd Radio show “On The Road,” the FRS cast and crew broadcasts live from the Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech as part of The Crooked Road’s Mountains of Music Homecoming Festival;​ Kent from The Federal Association for the Regulation of Traditional Songs travels back in time to find that ancient Scottish ballads were corrupted by Beyonce; Earl White String Band plays another fiddle tune; new from HogTown records, Pop Goes the Jingle featuring Bill & The Belles playing classic soda pop jingles, such as Nu Grape, Pepsi, 7-Up, Dr Pepper & Coke and add in a little Alka Selzer to settle things down; Bill & The Belles perform The Wedding Bell Chimes, plus Where The Shy Little Violets Grow and The Old Deal Rag; Amythyst tells the story of Ironto Pearl; Amythyst performs more songs such as Death Don’t Have No Mercy In This Land and Wildebeest; Jasper Jenkins Banjo Helpline assists needy banjo players; Jeff Little Trio performs Grassy Creek and Foggy Mountain Breakdown; Bill & The Belles close out the show with the Hokey Pokey.

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