On Air

Freight Train Boogie



  • Freight Train Boogie

    Freight Train Boogie

    12:00 am 1:00 am
    Bill Frater's Freight Train Boogie rolls into Bluegrass Country with the latest and best Americana music.
  • Overnight


    1:00 am 7:00 am
    Each weeknight we air encore presentations of some of your favorite live Bluegrass Country shows.
  • Chris Teskey Show

    Chris Teskey Show

    7:00 am 10:00 am
    Chris brings listeners three hours of a wide range of bluegrass from traditional to progressive to soothe frayed nerves for those caught in DC traffic.
  • Bluegrass & Beyond

    Bluegrass & Beyond

    10:00 am 12:00 pm
    Coming to you weekly from Dublin, Ireland, Ronnie Norton offers Bluegrass and American music with view towards its Irish roots.
  • The Gary Henderson Show

    The Gary Henderson Show

    12:00 pm 3:00 pm
    It's "Mighty Mossy Monday" when Gary Henderson presents his favorite bluegrass, gospel and classic country discs.
  • Lee Michael Demsey Show

    Lee Michael Demsey Show

    3:00 pm 6:00 pm
    Lee has hosted bluegrass programs on WAMU 88.5’s airwaves for over 30 years. He continues his tradition of spinning contemporary bluegrass for you each afternoon during your drive home.
  • Bluegrass Breakdown

    Bluegrass Breakdown

    6:00 pm 7:00 pm
    Nashville Public Radio's Bluegrass Breakdown is an emotionally-charged, heart-rending, paint-peeling, splinter-kicking one hour bluegrass show.   Host Dave Higgs picks songs that fit the theme of each show - often in unexpected ways, always entertaining.
  • The Dick Spottswood Show

    The Dick Spottswood Show

    7:00 pm 9:00 pm
    Concentrating on music from the 1920s through 1950s, but reaching back to the 1890s and the beginnings of recorded sound, each of Dick’s programs brings listeners a surprising collection of recordings - from cylinders to 78’s and LP’s - highlighting the many facets of folk culture in the United States.
  • The Trail Ride

    The Trail Ride

    9:00 pm 11:00 pm
    Each Saturday the Griot takes you on "a roots music journey like no other" - The Trail Ride.
  • Bluegrass Signal

    Bluegrass Signal

    11:00 pm 12:00 am
    Produced in the Bay Area of California, Bluegrass Signal  is an hour-long themed show filled with classic as well as recent bluegrass releases, background information and lots of music from the “left coast.”