Wally Derleth - Evening Jazz

Producer & Host

Wally moved to Shreveport in the fall of 1994 from Wisconsin. He started with Red River Radio in November 1999. Wally enjoys listening to music, playing golf, umpiring high school and college baseball games, and he likes to read "anything by Stephen King or Tom Clancy." You also will find him cheering for the Green Bay Packers and the University of Wisconsin Badgers.

Ways to Connect

Barbara Jarrell
Red River Radio / Red River Radio

*** We have rescheduled her performance for Thursday, March 19, 2020, at 8 p.m. ***

Barbara Jarrell & Sandra Odom will join hosts Wally Derleth and Bill Beckett for a Song Swap live on Red River Radio. Support live, local music on the radio. Tune in for this exciting show and make your pledge at 800-552-8502 or pledge on line here: DONATE NOW!

Curtis Joseph
Red River Radio / Red River Radio

Airs Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at 8 p.m. Join us for a jazz infused concert featuring Curtis Joseph, Nick Palmer, Weldon Stutes, Sarah Elizabeth Smith, and Lucus Lawrence Live in the Red River Radio Studios. They will deliver up some fine jazz guitar, sax, bass, drums, and vocals and an evening full of great music. You can show your love for live music on Red River Radio by making a pledge during the show and help us during our pledge drive.

Mus Gillum (L) & Nick Brumley (R)
M.C. Rollo / Used by kind permission.

Airs Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at 8 p.m. Join us for a folk infused live music performance with Guitarist Nick Brumley who has been on in the past with Maggie Koerner and the Mansion Family. He will be joined by Mus Gillum live in our studios for a night of live music and original songwriting. Tune in a help support the arts on Red River Radio at 800-552-8502 or online here. DONATE NOW!

Soulpranos
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Airs Thursday, October 17, 2019, at 8 p.m. Join us this Thursday night at 8 p.m. for the Soulpranos, coming down from El Dorado to fill our studios with their renditions if great funk and grooves, originals and some very familiar tunes. The Soulpranos are Shawn Lovett on vocals, Justin Bray on guitar, Jon Bourn on bass, and Michael Young on drums. Join us for an uptemp night of music to move to and please support Live Local Music on the air at 800-552-8502 or pledge online here: DONATE NOW!

Mus Gillum (L) & Nick Brumley (R)
M.C. Rollo / Used by kind permission.

Airs Thursday, October 16, 2019, at 8 p.m. Join us for a folk infused live music performance with Guitarist Nick Brumley who has been on in the past with Maggie Koerner and the Mansion Family. He will be joined by Mus Gillum live in our studios for a night of live music and original songwriting. Tune in a help support the arts on Red River Radio at 800-552-8502 or online here.

Jazziana
Red River Radio / Red River Radio

Airs October 15, 2019, at 8:00 p.m. Wally Derleth will be your host with Bill Beckett at the Mix Console for this live show in our Marion and Donald Weiss Performance Studios with Darrel Mims on guitar & vocals, Roger Barnes on keys, percussion & vocals, and George Hancock on sax and flute.

Monty Russell
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Airs Thursday, October 10, 2019, at 8 p.m. Monty Russell and Beaux Atkins return to the Red River Radio Studios for a blues and folk infused evening of music. Tune in and enjoy some great music and please support Live Local Music on the air at 800-552-8502 or pledge online here: DONATE NOW!

Twang Darkly - Stan Carpenter
Stan Carpenter / Stan Carpenter

Airs Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at 8 p.m. Twang Darkly returns to Red River Radio for a live performance of their unique blend of original instrumental music that has been described as "Interplanetary Mountain Music." 

Curtis Joseph
Bill Beckett / Red River Radio

Airs Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at 8 p.m. Join us for a jazz infused concert featuring Curtis Joseph, Nick Palmer, Weldon Stutes, Sarah Smith, and Daniel Scott Live in the Red River Radio Studios. They will deliver up some fine jazz guitar, sax, bass, drums, and vocals and an evening full of great music. You can show your love for live music on Red River Radio by making a pledge during the show and help us during our pledge drive. Call and pledges at 800-552-8502 or pledge online now: DONATE NOW!

The Emily Cole Band
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Airs Thursday, June 6, 2019, at 8 p.m. Coming down from El Dorado we featuring The Emily Cole Band live in our studios with a vibrant blend of music sure to energize your night. The Emily Cole Band features Emily Cole as lead singer with Matt Benson on Lead guitar, Michael Young on Drums, and Chesley Hollis on Bass. Tune in and enjoy some great music and please support Live Local Music on the air at 800-552-8502 or pledge online here: DONATE NOW!

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