Ozark Highlands Radio

Series produced by Ozark Highlands Radio

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Ozark Highlands Radio 

Ozark Highlands Radio features exclusive live recordings, artist interviews and feature host segments. No carriage fees, ever. 40 original shows, 12 evergreens and a yearly generic fundraiser.

Ozark Highlands Radio is an hour-long public radio program that features live musical performances recorded at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. With archival recordings from native Ozark musicians to the contemporary Roots/Old Time performers of today, Ozark Highlands Radio explores the history, tradition and current trends in traditional and modern acoustic music.

In addition to the live performances Ozark Highlands Radio also features interviews with performers, feature host and guest contributor segments, and web only content including jam sessions and expanded interviews.

Daren Dortin is Executive Producer and served as co-host/producer for Beale Street Caravan from 1997-2004.


134 Pieces

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Caption: Roe Family Singers, Credit: John Noltner
Minnesota Old Time quartet “The Roe Family Singers” perform live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews with...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Wil Maring & Robert Bowlin
Accomplished modern folk performers and songwriters Wil Maring & Robert Bowlin perform live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkan...

  • Added: Apr 20, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Dennis Stroughmatt
Bona fide Illinois French trouveur & fiddler Dennis Stroughmatt recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, in...

  • Added: Apr 13, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Thom Bresh
Thumbpicking guitar legacy Thom Bresh performs live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, folklorist and author Charle...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Jay & Molly
New York based folk duo Jay Ungar & Molly Mason perform live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews with Jay...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Wood & Wire
Grammy nominated Austin, Texas based progressive bluegrass quintet “Wood & Wire,” recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, A...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Hillary Klug
A pair of fascinating internet born musical celebrities, Hillary Klug & Abby the Spoon Lady recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mounta...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Richie & Rosie
New York singer-songwriter, Americana and folk duo Richie & Rosie recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, ...

  • Added: Mar 03, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Becky Buller
A boisterous bounty of Bluegrass bands both regional and international recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. A...

  • Added: Mar 03, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Amy Helm, Credit: Ebru Yildiz
Woodstock, NY singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and American musical legacy Amy Helm recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mounta...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Melissa Carper & Rebecca Patek
A collection of exceptional Ozark original singer-songwriters recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, inte...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Nick Shoulders
Ozark original, singer-songwriter, yodeler, multi-instrumentalist and one man band Nick Shoulders recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in ...

  • Added: Feb 02, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Lillyanne McCool
Next generation Ozark original folk, bluegrass and old-time musicians recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Al...

  • Added: Feb 02, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Dom Flemons
In honor of Black History Month, OHR pays tribute to African Americans’ profound contribution to American music. Forged into the roots of blues, j...

  • Added: Jan 26, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Evie Ladin Band
Renowned California bluegrass and roots singer-songwriter, traditional dancer, and multi-instrumentalist Evie Ladin and her band recorded live at O...

  • Added: Dec 31, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Love Holler
Ozark original old-time family string band Love Holler recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, interviews ...

  • Added: Dec 31, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Compton & Newberry
International Bluegrass Music Association award winners, singers, songwriters, and multi-instrumentalists Mike Compton and Joe Newberry recorded li...

  • Added: Dec 30, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: The Quebe Sisters
OHR celebrates the singularly American musical art form, Jazz, with a mélange of both regional and nationally renowned artists recorded live at Oza...

  • Added: Dec 30, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: April Verch & Joe Newberry
Ozark Highlands Radio explores hard times in 2020. For this special episode, we’ve reached out to various Ozark Highlands Radio featured artists t...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2020
  • Length: 58:59