Boppin' with Beth on WRWO 94.5 FM December 3, 2021


American musician Chris Hillman is the "Focus Beam" artist this week. Hear about his amazing career with bands like The Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas, The Desert Rose Band and more as well as his fantastic solo career. We've got tunes from his groups: The Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers and The Souther, Hillman, Furay Band and a couple solo cuts too. Plus, hear from some of those that influenced him including Buck Owens, Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, New Lost City Ramblers, Spade Cooley & His Orchestra, The Kentucky Colonels and The Kingston Trio. We've got Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers covering The Byrds and Jammin' James Riley has a rocker from Joe D. Johnson in Rockabilly Rewind!