American Routes

Series produced by American Routes

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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

674 Pieces

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  • Added: Jan 16, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:01

  • Added: Jan 23, 2024
  • Length: 01:58:59
Caption: Mona Lisa Saloy
with Steve Zeitlin and Mona Lisa Saloy

  • Added: Jan 30, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:01
Caption: Mohawk Hunters
with the Mohawk Hunters and a special tribute to Professor Longhair with Allen Toussaint, Dr. John and Ellis Marsalis.

  • Added: Feb 06, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:00
Caption: Sonny Rollins
with Sonny Rollins & Bob French

  • Added: Feb 13, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:01
Caption: Rhiannon Giddens
with the Carolina Chocolate Drops, Ray Charles and Johnnie Johnson

  • Added: Feb 20, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:00
Caption: Sun Ra
with The Grateful Dead, Johnny Cash, Aretha Franklin, Sun Ra and Our Native Daughters.

  • Added: Feb 27, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:00

  • Added: Mar 12, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:00

  • Added: Mar 19, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:01
Caption: Donald Harrison, Jr.
with Donald Harrison, Jr. and the Holmes Brothers

  • Added: Mar 26, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:01
Caption: Sidiki Conde
with Evan Christopher, Sidiki Conde and Bruce “Sunpie” Barnes.

  • Added: Apr 02, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:00