Support Red River Radio

The Red River Radio Network is a community-supported service of LSU-Shreveport and is the non-commercial source for NPR News, classical music, jazz, blues and more for East Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and parts of Mississippi.  We rely upon listener-members for 60% of our support. Please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to Red River Radio and help us continue our tradition of high quality news, music, and cultural programs that inform and enrich our communities. You can support at anytime, in any amount, through volunteer work, and through numerous other ways. Please contact us to learn more.

Dirtfoot / Used by Permission

Airs Thursday, October 4, 2018, at 8 p.m. Dirtfoot, features a Dose of Gypsy Punk Country Grumble boogie. For over 10 years, Dirtfoot has been spreading their infectious grooves and their unique Gypsy Punk Country Grumble Boogie sound. The crowds come to take part in the fun and chaos, hollering to all the calls and responses, shaking their beancans, and getting down with the infectious grooves. Tune in for his high energy show and call in at 800-552-8502 to make your pledge or go on line here. Donate Now!

Red River Radio / Red River Radio

Airs Tuesday, October 2, 2018, at 8 p.m. Guitarist Steve Howell along with guest artist Dan Sumner join hosts Wally Derleth and Bill Beckett for a live show on Red River Radio. Howell presents a delicate blend of roots music from country, blues and rockabilly to torch songs, all from the Great American Songbook. In 2011, his CD "Since I Saw You Last" was awarded the Historical Significance Award from the Academy of Texas Music. Support live, local music on the radio. Tune in for this exciting show and make your pledge at 800-552-8502 or Online Here.

It cost Red River radio $2,599 per day to operate.  That is $108.33 per hour. You're support is what keeps us on the air. Please contribute today. DONATE NOW!

Total so far = $4,552


Cyberday is September 28, 2018. And our Fall fundraising drive begins Monday, October 1. Please help us leap into the future with great Public Broadcasting service with your help and support. Everyone who makes a pledge before midnight on Friday, September 28, will automatically be entered into the drawing for an  ACER Iconia One Tablet with Android 7.0.  The ACER Iconia One features 32 GB eMMC with 10.1" IPS, USB host, microSD slot, in a marble white case.Help us take all the steps needed to keep Red River Radio healthy as we walk into our future together.   DONATE NOW! 

Bill Beckett / Bill Beckett

Thanks to everyone who made a pledge during our End of the Year Drive. With your help we raised more that $79,000. Your support is greatly appreciated and will help us maintain the high quality programs you have come to love. We'd like to also thank all the volunteers who answered phones, helped on air, and performed live music. The support this station receives is truly inspiring. Thank you from all of us at Red River Radio. 

We also thank the following businesses for their support of Red River Radio.