On air and online: Friday, March, 23; Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25 – We’ll talk life on the rock and roll road with former Lynyrd Skynyrd tour manager, Paul Abraham with guitar virtuoso Travis Calvin and student band, Delta RoX.
Author: Paul Abraham – The Gospel According to Abraham
Music: Delta gospel guitarist Travis Calvin and Delta Music Institute student band, DeltaRox.
Hosted by Jim Dees and the Thacker house band, the Yalobushwhackers.
Recorded on March 4, 2023 at the Delta Music Institute in Studio A in the Whitfield Building on the campus of Delta State University in Cleveland, MS.
Author Paul Abraham wrote his colorful memoir, The Gospel According to Abraham, after meeting Ronnie Van Zant of the infamous southern rock band, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and embarking on a career as a roadie and tour manager.
His book includes hair-raising tales of his travels with Skynyrd as well as bands such as Bad Company, the Marshall Tucker Band, 38 Special, the Fabulous Thunderbirds and more.
Travis Calvin began his musical career teaching guitar to the likes of Christone “Kingfish” Ingram at the Delta Blues Museum in Clarksdale, MS. He has since launched a series of instructional gospel guitar videos and shared the concert stage with Ingram, Castro “Mr. Sipp” Coleman, the Nighthawks and others.