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Music City Roots

Series produced by WMOT

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This acclaimed weekly live roots music showcase from the edge of Music City features outstanding roots and Americana music from and passing through Nashville, the most dynamic and diverse music scene in the country.

Music City Roots is a weekly concert and live radio show presented by WMOT Roots Radio 89.5 FM in Murfreesboro-Nashville, Tennessee, and worldwide at www.musiccityroots.com. It's hosted by Grammy-winning artist Jim Lauderdale, legendary radio announcer Keith Bilbrey and show journalist/interview guy Craig Havighurst. We feature leading lights and new discoveries in Americana, blues, rock and roll, gospel, jazz, rockabilly, bluegrass, newgrass, western, folk, singer-songwriter, country, Celtic and more. Since going on the air in 2009, Music City Roots has built a worldwide community of lovers of hand-made music. We showcase the finest artistry working in or passing through the dynamic Nashville music scene. With old-school radio presentation before a large live audience, artist interview and great audio, MCR is one of the best ways to get a weekly fix of roots music. The two-hour show is offered in four 27 minute segments. Hide full description

Music City Roots is a weekly concert and live radio show presented by WMOT Roots Radio 89.5 FM in Murfreesboro-Nashville, Tennessee, and worldwide at www.musiccityroots.com. It's hosted by Grammy-winning artist Jim Lauderdale, legendary radio announcer Keith Bilbrey and show journalist/interview guy Craig Havighurst. We feature leading lights and new discoveries in Americana, blues, rock and roll, gospel, jazz, rockabilly, bluegrass, newgrass, western, folk, singer-songwriter, country, Celtic and more. Since going on the air in 2009, Music City Roots has built a worldwide community of lovers of hand-made music. We showcase the finest artistry working in or passing through the dynamic Nashville music scene. With old-school radio presentation before a large live audience, artist interview... Show full description


9 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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Amy Black, Guthrie Brown, Donna Ulisse, James McMurtry (archival)

  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:49:30
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Davy Knowles, Emi Sunshine, Hugh Masterson, Blank Range

  • Added: Nov 07, 2017
  • Length: 01:49:30
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Compton & Newberry, Suzanne Santo, Mike Barnett and Jason Eeady

  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 01:49:30
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Cooper/Brace/Jutz, Charley Crockett, Iron Horse, Blue Side of Lonesome

  • Added: Oct 16, 2017
  • Length: 01:49:30
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Gary Nicholson, Travis Meadows, Jon Latham and Erin Rae

  • Added: Oct 10, 2017
  • Length: 01:49:29
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Lee Roy Parnell, Danny Burns, David Luning, All Our Exes Live In Texas

  • Added: Oct 04, 2017
  • Length: 01:49:30
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Ray Wylie Hubbard, John Paul White, Cactus Blossoms, Angaleena Presley, Pony Bradshaw

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 01:49:29
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Mando Mania w Bobby Osborne, Andy Statman, Mike Compton, Sam Bush, Tim O'Brien and Casey Campbell

  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 01:49:30
Caption: Charlie Worsham
Nashville Cats w/ Lloyd Green & JayDee Maness, Tracy Nelson, Charlie Worsham, Jon Randall

  • Added: Aug 21, 2017
  • Length: 01:49:30