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.


150 Pieces

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Caption: Hogslop String Band, Credit: Jace Kartye
Nashville, TN based high energy neo-traditional oldtime music sensation “The Hogslop String Band” returns to Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mounta...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Dom Flemons
OHR pays tribute to African Americans’ profound contribution to American music. Forged into the roots of blues, jazz, pop, rock, soul, hip-hop, co...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Sylamore Special
Ozark original and Mountain View, Arkansas based seventeen year old award winning fiddle prodigy Mary Parker and her band of rising bluegrass super...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: The Barefoot Movement
High energy Neo-Grass acoustic music phenomenon The Barefoot Movement recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Al...

  • Added: Jul 06, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: The Po' Ramblin' Boys
Gatlinburg, Tennessee based neo-traditional bluegrass band The Po' Ramblin’ Boys recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Ar...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Jason Roberts
Two time Grammy Award winning Texas Swing fiddler and Asleep at the Wheel member Jason Roberts & the Jason Roberts Band recorded live at Ozark Folk...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: The Tillers
Cincinnati, Ohio based post-punk neo-folk acoustic oldtime string band The Tillers recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, ...

  • Added: Jun 14, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Jimmy Driftwood, Credit: J Gerald Crawford
Legendary songwriter, performer, folklorist, historian and Ozark original Jimmy Driftwood recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2022
  • 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: May 28, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: The Purple Hulls
Music by family, for family, and about family, performed by various artists recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansa...

  • Added: May 18, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Taj Mahal
World renowned three-time Grammy winning singer, songwriter, film composer, guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, founding member of the band Rising So...

  • Added: May 13, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Marty Stuart
Five time Grammy Award winning traditional country, bluegrass, & Americana music legend Marty Stuart and his band, The Fabulous Superlatives, recor...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Amythyst Kiah
In this special episode, Ozark Highlands Radio partners with Oxford American Magazine to bring Johnson City, Tennessee based up & coming contempora...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2022
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Molsky's Mountain Drifters, Credit: Kate Orne
Preeminent old time fiddler Bruce Molsky and his Molsky’s Mountain Drifters recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansa...

  • Added: Nov 24, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: A.J. Croce
American singer-songwriter and musical legacy A.J. Croce recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, hear A.J....

  • Added: Nov 24, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Billy Don Burns
Outlaw country music icons the legendary Billy Don Burns and his protege Josh Morningstar recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain...

  • Added: Nov 23, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: McKain Lakey
Postmodern folk singer-songwriter McKain Lakey and neo-acoustic folk-rock duo Jamie Lou & Garrett Broland recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State ...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Caleb Ryan Martin
Ozark original singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Caleb Ryan Martin recorded live at Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkans...

  • Added: Nov 09, 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: Nov 02, 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: Oct 27, 2021
  • Length: 58:59