Radio Heartland

Radio Heartland is a 24-hour service featuring acoustic, Americana and roots music. Radio Heartland is available in the Twin Cities on KNOW-FM 91.1 HD2 and worldwide on the internet.

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Radio Heartland Playlist

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Weekly Schedule

Monday 12 a.m.- 7 p.m. "Radio Heartland"
7 p.m.- 9 p.m. "United States of Americana" with Bill DeVille
9 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland"
Tuesday 12 a.m.- 7 p.m. "Radio Heartland"
7 p.m.- 9 p.m. "American Routes" with Nick Spitzer
9 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland"
Wednesday 12 a.m.- 7 p.m. "Radio Heartland"
7 p.m.- 9 p.m. "A Prairie Home Companion" with Chris Thile
9 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland"
Thursday 12 a.m.- 7 p.m. "Radio Heartland"
7 p.m.- 9 p.m. "Mountain Stage" with Larry Groce
9 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland"
Friday 12 a.m.- 7 p.m. "Radio Heartland"
7 p.m.- 8 p.m. "Music City Roots" with Jim Lauderdale
8 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland"
Saturday 12 a.m.-10 a.m. "Radio Heartland"
10 a.m.-11 a.m. "Thistle and Shamrock" with Fiona Ritchie
11 a.m.- 1 p.m. "American Routes" with Nick Spitzer
1 p.m.- 3 p.m. "A Prairie Home Companion" with Garrison Keillor
3 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland"
Sunday 12 a.m.-10 a.m. "Radio Heartland"
10 a.m.-12 p.m. "Mountain Stage" with Larry Groce
12 p.m.- 1 p.m. "Thistle and Shamrock" with Fiona Ritchie
1 p.m.- 2 p.m. "Music City Roots" with Jim Lauderdale
2 p.m.-12 a.m. "Radio Heartland"

Features

Rodney Crowell performs in the studio

Rodney Crowell performs in the Radio Heartland studio


Rodney Crowell's latest album is 'Close Ties,' a collection of songs that look back on Crowell's life and career so far, with the benefit of age and experience. Crowell visited the Radio Heartland studio for a session hosted by Mike Pengra.

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The High 48s perform in the Radio Heartland studio

The High 48s perform in the Radio Heartland studio


Bluegrass band The High 48s release their latest album, 'Daddy Was a Bank Robber,' on Friday, June 16. They stopped at Radio Heartland to talk with host Mike Pengra and to play some songs off the new record -- all the while wearing matching suits in the grand bluegrass tradition.

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Joan Shelley performs at Radio Heartland

Joan Shelley performs in the Radio Heartland studio


If you're a fan of Joan Shelley, saying her new album is similar to her last one is a compliment. The main difference on the new one is Shelley got to work with Wilco's Jeff Tweedy as a producer. Joan Shelley stopped in the Radio Heartland studio to chat and to play a few songs from the new record.

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