I first saw Rita Hosking perform back in 2010 at the Live Oak Music Festival and I was impressed by her songwriting and the musicianship of her backing band, Cousin Jack. In 2008, Rita won the Dave Carter Memorial Songwriting Contest. A year later she was a finalist in the Telluride Music Festival Troubadour Contest, and she’s even received honors from the West Coast Songwriters Association and the International Songwriting Contest.
Each week host Nancy Wiegman talks to local, regional and national writers about their latest projects.
Dave Schlom leads discussions about the issues science is helping us address with experts who shed light on climate change, space exploration, astronomy, technology and more
In a North State Garden, Edible North State and The Practical Gardener make up NSPR's homegrown suite of gardening and food-themed programs.
Hear the latest news about North State performances, gallery shows, and art events; as well as interviews with artists and figures from the local arts scene
Susanna Flavia Boxall tosses aside her scholarly pursuits and guides us into the late-night hours with an eclectic mix of rock in all its incarnations.
Afternoon Classics brings you the world's greatest classical music played by the world's greatest artists.
Every weeknight you can hear locally hosted jazz.
Locally hosted blues from our studio in downtown Chico.