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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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. "Live from Here" 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.-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

The Wailin' Jennys

Giveaway: the Wailin' Jennys in concert


The Wailin' Jennys perform at the O'Shaughnessy Auditorium in St. Paul, Minn., on Friday, Sept. 14, as part of the Women of Substance Series. Radio Heartland is giving away two pairs of tickets to the show. Enter for your chance to win.

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Pushing Chain perform at Radio Heartland

Pushing Chain perform at Radio Heartland


Pushing Chain have been playing up and down the shores of Lake Superior for years, but more recently have expanded their song list and road trips. Their new album, 'Sorrows Always Swim,' was recorded in Austin, Texas, blending Pushing Chain's self-described 'folky-tonk' sound with gutsy, classic Texas country. Pushing Chain stopped at Radio Heartland to play some songs from the new album.

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Pert Near Sandstone

Giveaway: Great River Folk Festival


The Great River Folk Festival happens Aug. 24 to 26 in LaCrosse, Wis.; performers include Pert Near Sandstone, Dead Horses, Yellow-Bellied Sapsuckers, Them Coulee Boys and many more. Radio Heartland is giving away two pairs of all-event festival passes. Enter for your chance to win.

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Olivia Chaney performs in the Radio Heartland studio

Olivia Chaney performs at Radio Heartland


Olivia Chaney's new album, 'Shelter,' sounds like a collection of old English folk tunes, even though the songs are largely original compositions. Chaney and her longtime musical partner Jordan Hunt pulled into the Radio Heartland studio to play songs and to discuss the new album.

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