American Routes

Series produced by American Routes

Caption: American Routes
American Routes 

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 SFM Consulting, Inc. 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 Steve Martin at 703.304.8479 or steve@sfmconsulting.com


674 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Leyla McCalla
with the Pine Leaf Boys, Leyla McCalla, Don Vappie, Kermit Ruffins, Donald Harrison and Rickie Lee Jones

  • Added: Aug 29, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:00

  • Added: Sep 05, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:01
Caption: Sidiki Conde, Credit: Eliot Kamenitz courtesy of the New Orleans Jazz Museum
with Evan Christopher, Sidiki Conde and Bruce "Sunpie" Barnes

  • Added: Sep 12, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:00
Caption: Flaco Jiménez and Max Baca
with Flaco Jimenez, Sunny and the Sunliners, Augie Meyers and Max Baca

  • Added: Sep 19, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:00
Caption: Davell Crawford
with Davell Crawford, Assiniboine Cree Singers, Houmas from Louisiana and Ulali.

  • Added: Oct 03, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:00

  • Added: Oct 10, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:01
Caption: Dr. John
with Dr. John, Charles Neville, and ofrenda maker Ofelia Esparza

  • Added: Oct 24, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:00

  • Added: Oct 31, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:00
Caption: Way Down Yonder in New Orleans
with music from Charlie Pride, Bob Dylan, Dr. John, Adia Victoria, Aretha Franklin and Louis Armstrong

  • Added: Nov 07, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:00

  • Added: Nov 14, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:02

  • Added: Nov 28, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:01
Caption: The Crystals
with La La Brooks & Frankie Ford

  • Added: Dec 12, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:00

  • Added: Dec 19, 2023
  • Length: 01:58:59
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with the Rebirth Brass Band, Leroy Jones, Ellis Marsalis, Little Freddie King, Jon Cleary and Charmaine Neville.

  • Added: Dec 26, 2023
  • Length: 01:59:00

  • Added: Jan 02, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:01

  • Added: Jan 09, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:01