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

The Bravest Writer in America!

Season Finale! 'Long Division' with Kiese Laymon plus African rock with Songhoy Blues and Memphis Creole Funk with Marcella Simien!

April 17, 2021 Listen

Paris in the 1980s in ‘The Committed’!

Viet Thanh Nguyen's astonishing sequel to his Pulitzer Prize-winning, 'The Sympathizer' plus soulful Texas blues and acoustic roots guitar!

April 10, 2021 Listen

The Sweet Taste of Muscadines!

A dazzling debut of Southern fiction with Caribbean jams from New Orleans and Memphis neo-soul jazz!

April 3, 2021 Listen

Grammy winner Bill Ferris, acoustic trio The Wildmans plus soul legend, Don Bryant!

Focus on the South in photos, history, songs and truth!

March 27, 2021 Listen

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