American Routes

Series produced by American Routes

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American Routes, hosted by Nick Spitzer, is a weekly two-hour public radio program produce at Tulane University in New Orleans. It has been exclusively distributed by PRX since 2011. The show presents a broad range of American music — blues and jazz, gospel and soul, old-time country and rockabilly, Cajun and zydeco, Tejano and Latin, roots rock and pop, avant-garde and classical.

American Routes is exclusively distributed by PRX and is represented by Ken Mills Agency, LLC. Carriage fees for American Routes are billed separately from PRX.

Fees for American Routes are based on Nielsen Audio market size. They range between $1,000 per quarter for stations in the largest markets to $250 per quarter for smaller and unrated markets. For more information please contact Ken Mills at 612-819-8456 or publicradio@hotmail.com.


481 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Charles Neville
with Charles Neville, Charles Lloyd, Sonny Rollins, Yusef Lateef and Sam Butera

  • Added: May 17, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:59
Caption: Flaco Jiménez
featuring Flaco Jiménez and Eddie Palmieri

  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:59
Caption: Marty Stuart
with Marty & Hilda Stuart

  • Added: May 03, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:56
Caption: Shannon Powell
featuring JM Van Eaton, Zigaboo Modeliste, Tito Puente, Ben Riley and Shannon Powell

  • Added: Apr 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:58

  • Added: Apr 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:57
Caption: Merle Haggard
the late-Merle Haggard and Aaron Neville

  • Added: Apr 12, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:58
Caption: Don Vappie
featuring Don Vappie and Nickel Creek

  • Added: Apr 06, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:56
Caption: The Meters
featuring the Meters, the Drive-By Truckers and the Baton Rouge Blues Festival

  • Added: Mar 29, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:58
Caption: Dr. John, Credit: James Demaria
with Rodney Crowell and Dr. John

  • Added: Mar 22, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:56
Caption: Jim Kweskin Jug Band
featuring Judy Collins, Jim Kweskin, Ramblin' Jack Elliot, Rhiannon Giddens, Bonnie Raitt, Jerry Garcia and more.

  • Added: Mar 16, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:57

  • Added: Mar 09, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:56
Caption: Jesse Winchester
with Jesse Winchester and Wayne & Jayne Henderson

  • Added: Mar 01, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:57
Caption: Baby Washington
featuring Justin "Baby" Washington, Chris Clark, Maxine Brown and the Original Pinette's Brass Band

  • Added: Feb 23, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:57
Caption: Sun Studio
featuring Sam Phillips, Jerry Lee Lewis, Barbara Sims and Candi Staton

  • Added: Feb 16, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:58

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:57
Caption: Carnival in Limoux
featuring Monk Boudreaux, Southern France and the Coney Island Mermaid Parade

  • Added: Feb 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:58
Caption: Richard Thompson
featuring Richard Thompson and Zachary Richard

  • Added: Jan 26, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:55
Caption: Rhiannon Giddens
featuring Ray Charles, Rhiannon Giddens, Dom Flemmons, Justin Robinson and more

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:59
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featuring Albert Murray, Julian Bond, Harry Belafonte, Mable John and Captain Doc Hawley

  • Added: Jan 12, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:57
Caption: Robert Crumb
featuring R. Crumb and Jerry Zolten

  • Added: Jan 06, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:58