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On-air Time: Sunday, 9 PM to Monday 5 AM; hear GLT's Acousticity anytime day or night with our online stream
Host: Bruce Bergethon
Acousticity brings you bluegrass, singer/songwriter, Celtic and other roots musics. It's the whole spectrum of acoustic music from Cherish the Ladies to the Sons of the Never Wrong, from the Carter Family to the Milk Carton Kids. It's "flexible folk" and it's only on GLT.


Live on Acousticity

Enjoy these videos of live in studio performances, compliments of Acousticity!

Edward David Anderson plays Son of a Plumber and I Missed You, both from his new CD, "Lies & Wishes." Recorded April 4, 2014 by Jeremy Schultz.

The Farewell Drifters with songs from their latest album, "Tomorrow Forever" and "Modern Age." Recorded February 26, 2014 by Mark Hill.

Peoria's Roundstone Buskers playing "Courting in the Kitchen", "Uncle Rat" and (the not-traditional Irish tune) "Just Don't Look Good Naked Anymore." Recorded March 13, 2014.

Dan Hubbard doing the title song from "Livin' In the Heartland." Recorded September 2013.

Also from 2013, Chris Vallillo performing “Bonaparte’s Retreat” and "Tequila!" , Stone & Snow with "Thief" and "Cease-Fire" and Chicago Farmer playing "A Man Without a Heart."


Acousticity Features for July 2014


July 6, 2014 North Carolina's Balsam Range delivers their fifth CD of heartfelt bluegrass, "Five."

July 13, 2014 "Our Year" is new music from the husband and wife team of Bruce Robison and Kelly Willis.

July 20, 2014 The trio of songwriter/singers called Red Molly release "The Red Album," including the Richard Thompson classic that gave the group its name.

July 27, 2014 An in-studio performance from the fast-rising Peoria quintet called the Way Down Wanderers, including songs from their debut EP.

Top 15 current releases - July  2014

Artist(s) Title Label
Red Molly The Red Album independent
Liz Carroll On the Off Beat independent
Carrie Newcomer A Permeable Life Available Light
Special Consensus Country Boy: Tribute to John Denver Compass
Dolly Parton Blue Smoke Dolly
Balsam Range Five Mountain Home
Nickel Creek A Dotted Line Nonesuch
Tattletale Saints How Red is the Blood Old Oak Music
Red June Ancient Dreams Organic Records
I Draw Slow White Wave Chapel Pinecastle
Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis Our Year Premium Records
Ben & Ellen Harper Childhood Home Prestige Folklore
Bryan Sutton Into My Own Sugar Hill
Rhonda Vincent Only Me Upper Management
Aly Bain and Jerry Douglas Transatlantic Sessions, Volume 6 Whirlie

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2014-06-30T11:36:42.131-05:00 2014