About Thacker Mountain Radio

The Thacker Mountain Radio Hour is a weekly live radio show featuring author readings and a wide array of musical performances from the square in Oxford, Mississippi

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The Thacker Mountain community is big and eclectic; as welcoming as it is diverse. Donating to Thacker Mountain Radio is an opportunity to join a group of folks who support broad public access to excellent music and literature.

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The Thacker Blog

Here Comes Jim Dees.... - "Host Post" - a lively bi-monthly blog covering Thacker guests, past and present, written by Thacker host Jim Dees

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Recent Shows

Author/cartoonist Marshall Ramsey, bluesman Eddie Cotton, Jr. and songwriter Claire Holley from Clinton, MS!

Blues and down-home jazz with special guest, Alphonso Sanders!

June 19, 2021 Listen

Savage Country! Acclaimed novelist Robert Olmstead and music biographer Bob Mehr with music by songwriter Dylan LeBlanc and funk band, FunkAtomic

Tales of the Wild West; a biography of rock band, The Replacements, and soulful tunes from the Deep South!

June 12, 2021 Listen

Author Mary Miller with music by Blackwater Brass and “Gulf Coast Blues Boy” Jamell Richardson!

'Always Happy Hour' story collection plus funky brass and Gulf Coast blues!

June 5, 2021 Listen

Michael Farris Smith’s prequel to Gatsby: Nick! with Lucky 7 Brass Band and rockers, Monsters At Large!

From the Threefoot Festival in Meridian, MS at the historic Temple Theater

May 29, 2021 Listen

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