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Driving in the Left Lane!

Cutting edge alternative journalism, politics, and culture in the spirit of the 60's underground press.

Host and producer: Thorne Dreyer

Co-producer and engineer: Tracey Schulz

Rag Radio features hour-long in-depth interviews and discussion about issues of progressive politics, culture, and history. Our guests include newsmakers, artists, leading thinkers, and public figures – from Austin, Texas, and around the world.

Host Thorne Dreyer was a founding editor of Austin's historic 60s underground newspaper The Rag and edits The Rag Blog, a nonprofit progressive internet newsmagazine based in Austin. He was also a founding editor at Space City! in Houston and an editor at LNS in New York, and was general manager of KPFT, the Pacifica radio station in Houston. With roots in the 60's, Rag Radio often features content about the history of Austin's unique counterculture and its political and literary traditions.

Find podcasts of all Rag Radio shows here.

Contact us at [email protected].

 

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Rag Radio

Artist Title Albumsort descending Play time

Hank Williams, Jr.

Are You Ready for Some Football (Operation Invasion)

ABC Monday Night Football

Fri, 8/11/17 - 7:18 pm Album | Track

Aretha Franklin

Respect

Aretha's Gold

Fri, 11/17/17 - 8:20 pm Album | Track

Eliza Gilkyson

Runaway Train

Beatiful World [Bonus Track Version]

Fri, 2/12/16 - 2:20 pm Album | Track

Big Brother & the Holding Company

Bye, Bye Baby

Big Brother & the Holding Company

Fri, 4/28/17 - 7:23 pm Album | Track

Big Brother & the Holding Company

Bye, Bye Baby

Big Brother & the Holding Company

Fri, 4/28/17 - 7:21 pm Album | Track

Billy Bragg

The Times They Are A-Changing Back

Billy Bragg's YouTube channel

Fri, 8/18/17 - 7:18 pm Album | Track

Buena Vista Social Club

Chan Chan

Buena Vista Social Club

Fri, 8/4/17 - 7:38 pm Album | Track

Buena Vista Social Club

Chan Chan

Buena Vista Social Club

Fri, 8/4/17 - 7:36 pm Album | Track

Silvio Rodriguez

Unicomio

Cuba Classics 1: Silvio Rodriguez

Fri, 8/4/17 - 7:18 pm Album | Track

Bruce Springsteen

The Promised Land

Darkness on the Edge of Town

Fri, 10/23/15 - 2:40 pm Album | Track

Bruce Springsteen

The Promised Land

Darkness on the Edge of Town

Fri, 10/23/15 - 2:38 pm Album | Track

Silvio Rodriguez

Playa Giron

Dias y Flores

Fri, 8/4/17 - 7:20 pm Album | Track

Common and John Legend

Glory (From the Motion Picture Selma)

digital single

Fri, 10/23/15 - 2:20 pm Album | Track

Creedence Clearwater Revival

Bad Moon Rising

Green River

Fri, 9/16/16 - 2:39 pm Album | Track

Bob Dylan

Ballad of a Thin Man

Highway 61 Revisited

Fri, 10/16/15 - 2:51 pm Album | Track

R Carlos Nakai

Sunrise

Island of Bones

Fri, 5/13/16 - 2:24 pm Album | Track

R Carlos Nakai

Kamui

Island of Bows

Fri, 5/13/16 - 2:54 pm Album | Track

R Carlos Nakai

Island of Bows

Island of Bows

Fri, 5/13/16 - 2:37 pm Album | Track

John Gorka

Houses in the Field

Jack's Crows

Fri, 2/12/16 - 2:42 pm Album | Track

The Who

I'm a Boy

Maximum As & Bs

Fri, 11/17/17 - 8:42 pm Album | Track

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