AM 1260 WKXR


336-625-1260
(Saturdays 9:00 - 11:30 am)

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Since October of 1992 True Bluegrass has featured national artists along with the best up-and-coming local and regional bluegrass talent each and every week on WKXR.


A radio veteran since 1968, Bobby Franklin features a great mix of  bluegrass and bluegrass gospel music. Each show is programmed in advance but you can contact Bobby with your request and he will work it into the next show.




Jam Sessions
Thursdays
6:00-10:00 pm
Hwy. 705 Music Hall
Seagrove, NC

Jam Sessions
Thursdays
6:00-10:00 pm
Bob's Country Store
  2061 White's Memorial Road
Franklinville, NC


Curtis Coble's Bluegrass Jam
Friday Nights
7:30 pm
1151 Langley Rd.
Staley, NC

Buddy's Play House
Bluegrass & Gospel Music Friday nights
 6:30 pm
3826 Bethany Church Rd.
Franklinville, NC
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Old Time Square Dance

The third Saturday of each month
featuring
The Oak Tree Boys
Ken Beck is the caller
7:00-10:00 pm at the Denton Civic Center
West Salisbury Street
Denton, NC

Friday Night Gospel Singing
6:30 pm at Bestfood Cafeteria
Siler City, NC

Eastern North Carolina Bluegrass Association
Good Family Entertainment
(Plenty of room for jammers)
2nd Saturday night every month
7:00 pm at Lenoir Community College Gym
Hwy. 70 East
252-523-5735
Kinston, NC




Danny Paisley Fundraiser
To assist with Danny's medical expenses after suffering two heart attacks and undergoing a successful triple bypass
To make a donation, send a check to:
Dan Paisley
559 Church Hill Road
Landenberg, PA  19350

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Hard Times
Tuesday Night at "The Barn"
Eden, NC


Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Chris Eldridge and Julia Lage
Double Door Inn
Charlotte, NC


Thursday, October 23, 2014
Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road
7:30 pm at Lorraine's Coffee House
101 Timber Pointe Lane
Garner, NC


Friday, October 24, 2014
Open HLS Jam
Camp-O-Ween
7:00 pm at Hagan-Stone Park Campground
5920 Hagan-Stone Park Road
Greensboro, NC


Friday, October 24, 2014
Al Batten and the Bluegrass Reunion
5:00-7:00 pm at The Conservative Rally, Bar-B-Que and Bluegrass
Central Tobacco Warehouse
Smithfield, NC


Friday, October 24, 2014
Passin' Thru
7:30 pm at Fords Mill
Rockingham, NC


Friday, October 24, 2014
The Kruger Brothers
McGlohan Theater
Charlotte, NC


Friday, October 24, 2014
South Carolina Broadcasters
The ArtsCenter
Carrboro, NC


Friday, October 24, 2014
Lightnin' Wells
7:30 pm at R.A. Fountain General Store
Fountain, NC


Saturday, October 25, 2014
Passin' Thru
Camp-O-Ween
HLS Monthly Concert & Jam
8:00 pm at Hagan-Stone Park Campground
5920 Hagan-Stone Park Road
Greensboro, NC


Saturday, October 25, 2014
NuHiWay
Mt. Gilead Music Barn
910-220-6426
109 N. Main Street
Mt. Gilead, NC


Saturday, October 25, 2014
Bethesda Bluegrass
Franklinton Baptist Church
Franklinton, NC


Saturday, October 25, 2014
Donna Hughes
9:00 pm at The Grape Vine
Salisbury, NC


Saturday, October 25, 2014
The Outliers
6:30-8:00 pm at The Pittsboro Roadhouse
Pittsboro, NC


Saturday, October 25, 2014
2 Young 2 Old, Heartstrings, and Lucky City
13th Annual Soup and Music Making
3:00-8:00 pm at "The Barn"
Eden, NC


Saturday, October 25, 2014
Grass Cats
7:30 pm at R.A. Fountain General Store
Fountain, NC


Saturday, October 25, 2014
Hubert Lawson & the Bluegrass Country Boys
Prissy Polly's
Kernersville, NC


Saturday, October 25, 2014
Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out
Strikeout Parkinsons Benefit Concert
Great Aunt Stella Center
704-363-6659
Charlotte, NC


Sunday, October 26, 2014
Donna Hughes
9:00 pm at Presbyterian Church of the Covenant
501 South Mendenhall Street
Greensboro, NC


Sunday, October 26, 2014
Robbie Fulks
6:46 pm at The Poplar Knight Spot
The Roosters Wife
Aberdeen, NC


Tuesday, October 28, 2014
High Lonesome Strings Tunes on Tuesday Jam
7:00-10:00 pm at Stonefield Cellars Winery
336-644-9908
Stokesdale, NC


Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Hubert Lawson & the Bluegrass Country Boys
Tuesday Night at "The Barn"
Eden, NC


Wednesday, October 29, 2014
High Lonesome Strings Wednesday Jam Session
7:00-10:00 pm at the Greensboro Cultural Center City Arts
Room 121 (bottom floor)
200 N. Davie Street
Greensboro, NC


Thursday, October 30, 2014
Charlie Oakley & Blazin' Grass
7:30 pm at Lorraine's Coffee House
101 Timber Pointe Lane
Garner, NC


Saturday, November 1, 2014
Blues Creek
3:00 pm at Priddy's Store
Danbury, NC


Saturday, November 1, 2014
Cornbread Revival
Colfax Persimmon Fest
Stafford Farm
Colfax, NC


Saturday, November 1, 2014
The Outliers
7:00 pm at Lillington Community Center
910-814-5959
Lillington, NC


Saturday, November 1, 2014
Sons of the South
7:00 pm at Sims Country Barbeque
6160 Petra Mill Road
Granite Falls, NC


Saturday, November 1, 2014
Southern Gentlemen
Prissy Polly's
Kernersville, NC


Saturday, November 1, 2014
Red June
8:0 pm at Mack and Mack Studios
220 S. Elm Street
Greensboro, NC


Saturday, November 1, 2014
Yonder Mountain String Band and Larry Keel Experience
Ziggy's
Winston-Salem, NC


Sunday, November 2, 2014
Bethesda Bluegrass
5:30 pm at Red Mountain Baptist Church
Rougemont, NC


Sunday, November 2, 2014
Robert Poe and Sarah Aile
6:46 pm at the Poplar Knight Spot
The Roosters Wife
Aberdeen, NC


November 2-8, 2014
4th Annual First Quality Bluegrass Cruise
on Carnival's "Breeze"
featuring
 Larry Efaw & the Bluegrass Mountaineers, James King, Sideline with Steve Dilling & Darrell Webb, Nothin' Fancy, Lorraine Jordan & carolina Road, Goldwing Express, Harbourtown, Issac Moore, and Remington Ryde
Cruise to Ocho Rios, Jamaica, Grand Cayman, and Cozumel, Mexico
330-645-1541


November 28-30, December 4-7, 11-14, 18-23, and 26-27, 2014
Country Christmas Train
Denton FarmPark
336-859-2755
4259 Handy Road
Denton, NC


February 20-21, 2015
Neuse River Music Fest
featuring
Rhonda Vincent & the Rage, Moe Bandy, Lonesome River Band, Mountain Faith, Grass Cats, Samantha Casey & the Bluegrass Jam, Al Batten & the Bluegrass Reunion, Marty Raybon, and Malpass Brothers
Lenoir Community College
Kinston, NC


April 17-19, 2015
Military Vehicle and Collector Show
Denton FarmPark
1072 Cranford Road
Denton, NC


April 23-26, 2015
Tri-State Antique Power Association's 22nd Annual Appalachian Antique Farm Show
Appalachian Fairgrounds
Gray, TN