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GLT Blues

On-air Time: 7PM Friday to 5AM Saturday; Saturday 1 PM - 5AM Sunday; 1 PM - 7 PM Sunday; hear GLT Blues Radio 24/7 with our online stream
Hosts: Jon Norton & Masha.
We think of GLT Blues as the Best Blues on Planet Earth because that's what you tell us. You hear new stuff from "Youngbloods" Joe Bonamassa, Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi, and Bloomington-Normal's Matthew Curry. And of course you'll hear classics from legends including John Lee Hooker, Buddy Guy, Koko Taylor, B.B. King, and Etta James.


GLT Blues Radio

blues_radioGLT Blues isn't confined to just the weekends on 89.1 and 103.5 FM. You can hear it anytime world wide here.  We've heard from listeners on nearly every continent on earth who has said that GLT Blues Radio has the best mix of new and classic blues on Planet Earth.  Yes, you'll hear the legends, including B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Albert Collins, Koko Taylor, and John Lee Hooker.  You'll also hear their direct descendents, including Bonnie Raitt, Stevie Ray Vaughan, The Allman Brothers, and Eric Clapton.  And you'll hear names from today's young stars, including The Tedeschi-Trucks Band, Joan Osborne, The Black Keys, and Jack White. We'd like to hear from you. Tell us what you think in an email or post a comment at GLT's Facebook page.  Take GLT Blues Radio with you! Get the free GLT Mobile app for your iPhone, iPad or Android now.


Frank Black Retirement Party 12/11/14

You're invited to a retirement bash for GLT's own Delta Frank, December 11th at the Castle Theater. Jarod from Waiting Room Records has graciously agreed to spin some vinyl during the party and you get to help us pick the play list! Fill out this form with the name of a musician & song you first heard on GLT Blues with Frank Black. We'll do our best to come up with the record to play that night. We're sure many of you also have a "Frank" story you might want to share. If you do, there's space on the form to include a short one. We'll accept your song and story submissions through Friday, December 5th. And we'll see you at Frank's party, 12/11/14, 4:30-7:00 PM. Light refreshments; cash bar. Free.

New Blues

blues_next GLT Blues Radio brings you a sweet mix of new and classic blues, but who are all of these new blues artists? We think they're worth meeting. and you can hear their music and learn something about the musicians keeping the blues alive with two podcasts: GLT's Talkin' Blues and GLT Blues Next.  If you have a time, GLT's Talkin' Blues might be for you with an hour of music and conversation with just one blues musician. Recently, you've heard our Jon Norton talk with Booker T. Jones, Austin TX legend Angela Strehli, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Miss Blues and Buckwheat Zydeco. With GLT Blues Next you'll meet an up and coming musicians, including Karen Lovely, Julian Fauth, and Sharrie Williams.  Meet todays great blues artists with either podcast, and listen to their music featured with the legends on GLT Blues Radio.



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