About String Fever
Join NCPR each week for the best acoustic and bluegrass music in the North Country.
Host Barb Heller says:
If you are a first-time visitor, let me tell
you a little more about String Fever: Its all about the music - and
I welcome live soloists,
bands, and co-hosts in the String Fever studio especially if you have an
upcoming gig in our listening area! You can reach me anytime via email
(email@example.com), or by calling the station
toll-free at 877-388-6277. If you have a gig in the region please email me the
details for inclusion on String Fever and include a copy to firstname.lastname@example.org too!
Theres nothing like live music, but I strive to
make String Fever your weekly nearly-as-good-as-a-live-gig Bluegrass Café
and I hope that youll hear something on the air that inspires you to seek
out the live, in-person version of it; whether its a bluegrass festival,
concert or workshop.
until we meet in person at a gig, festival,
concert or fundraiser
. Happy listening! See you on the
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