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Driving in the Left Lane!

Cutting edge alternative journalism, politics, and culture in the spirit of the 60's underground press.

Host and producer: Thorne Dreyer

Co-producer and engineer: Tracey Schulz

Rag Radio features hour-long in-depth interviews and discussion about issues of progressive politics, culture, and history. Our guests include newsmakers, artists, leading thinkers, and public figures – from Austin, Texas, and around the world.

Host Thorne Dreyer was a founding editor of Austin's historic 60s underground newspaper The Rag and edits The Rag Blog, a nonprofit progressive internet newsmagazine based in Austin. He was also a founding editor at Space City! in Houston and an editor at LNS in New York, and was general manager of KPFT, the Pacifica radio station in Houston. With roots in the 60's, Rag Radio often features content about the history of Austin's unique counterculture and its political and literary traditions.

Find podcasts of all Rag Radio shows here.

Contact us at [email protected].

 

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Rag Radio

Artist Title Album Play timesort ascending

The Band

Rag Mama Rag

The Band

Fri, 8/18/17 - 7:59 pm Album | Track

Charles Durning

The Sidestep

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (soundtrack)

Fri, 8/18/17 - 7:39 pm Album | Track

Billy Bragg

The Times They Are A-Changing Back

Billy Bragg's YouTube channel

Fri, 8/18/17 - 7:18 pm Album | Track

The Band

Rag Mama Rag

The Band

Fri, 8/18/17 - 7:00 pm Album | Track

The Band

Rag Mama Rag

The Band

Fri, 8/11/17 - 7:57 pm Album | Track

John Prine

Illegal Smile

Newport Folk Festival 1989

Fri, 8/11/17 - 7:38 pm Album | Track

Hank Williams, Jr.

Are You Ready for Some Football (Operation Invasion)

ABC Monday Night Football

Fri, 8/11/17 - 7:18 pm Album | Track

The Band

Rag Mama Rag

The Band

Fri, 8/11/17 - 6:58 pm Album | Track

The Band

Rag Mama Rag

The Band

Fri, 8/4/17 - 7:56 pm Album | Track

Buena Vista Social Club

Chan Chan

Buena Vista Social Club

Fri, 8/4/17 - 7:38 pm Album | Track

Buena Vista Social Club

Chan Chan

Buena Vista Social Club

Fri, 8/4/17 - 7:36 pm Album | Track

Silvio Rodriguez

Playa Giron

Dias y Flores

Fri, 8/4/17 - 7:20 pm Album | Track

Silvio Rodriguez

Unicomio

Cuba Classics 1: Silvio Rodriguez

Fri, 8/4/17 - 7:18 pm Album | Track

The Band

Rag Mama Rag

The Band

Fri, 8/4/17 - 6:58 pm Album | Track

The Band

Rag Mama Rag

The Band

Fri, 4/28/17 - 8:00 pm Album | Track

The Conquero

1 to 3

Sixties Archives, Vol. 6 - Texas & Michigan Psychedelia

Fri, 4/28/17 - 7:44 pm Album | Track

The Conquero

1 to 3

Sixties Archives, Vol. 6 - Texas & Michigan Psychedelia

Fri, 4/28/17 - 7:41 pm Album | Track

Big Brother & the Holding Company

Bye, Bye Baby

Big Brother & the Holding Company

Fri, 4/28/17 - 7:23 pm Album | Track

Big Brother & the Holding Company

Bye, Bye Baby

Big Brother & the Holding Company

Fri, 4/28/17 - 7:21 pm Album | Track

The Band

Rag Mama Rag

The Band

Fri, 4/28/17 - 7:01 pm Album | Track

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