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Welcome to RFA, where twang meets pop.  Free-form, commercial free radio featuring new releases of Americana/Alt. Country, Indie/College Rock, Power Pop, Blues/R&B/Soul, Roots Rock 'n Roll, Garage/Punk, Folk, Outsider, and more (or less)... From pure pop for now people to pure slop for cow people; from three chords and the truth to two chords and a sack of lies; non-discriminating free-form radio for the discriminating listener.

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Recent Additions to the Playlist
Release Date Artist


Title Label
2017-03-31 Crowell, Rodney Artist homepage CD MP3 Close Ties New West
2017-03-24 Foster, Ruthie Artist homepage CD MP3 Joy Comes Back Blue Corn Music
2017-03-17 Bombara, Beth Artist homepage CD   Map & No Direction self
2017-03-17 King Salami & the Cumberland 3 Artist homepage   MP3 Goin' Back To Wurstville Dirty Water
2017-03-10 Sinners & Saints Artist homepage   MP3 On The Other Side self
2017-03-03 Bombadil Artist homepage CD MP3 Fences Ramseur
2017-03-03 Massara, Nina Artist homepage CD MP3 Watch Me CSP
2017-03-03 Pikelny, Noam Artist homepage CD MP3 Universal Favorite New Rounder
2017-03-03 Spence, Caroline Artist homepage   MP3 Spades and Roses self
2017-03-03 Taylor, Otis Artist homepage CD   Fantasizing About Being Black Trance Blues
2017-02-24 Biram, Scott H. Artist homepage CD MP3 The Bad Testament Bloodshot
2017-02-24 Giddens, Rhiannon Artist homepage CD MP3 Freedom Highway Nonesuch
2017-02-24 Hyde, Josh Artist homepage   MP3 The Call of the Night self
2017-02-24 Masonics, The Artist homepage   MP3 Obermann Rides Again Dirty Water
2017-02-24 Old 97's Artist homepage CD MP3 Graveyard Whistling ATO
2017-02-24 Shinyribs Artist homepage CD MP3 I Got Your Medicine Mustard Lid
2017-02-24 Southern Avenue Artist homepage CD MP3 Southern Avenue Concord / Stax
2017-02-24 Stace, Wesley Artist homepage CD MP3 Wesley Stace's John Wesley Harding Yep Roc
2017-02-24 Wyatt, Jaime Artist homepage CD MP3 Felony Blues Forty Below
2017-02-17 Krauss, Alison Artist homepage CD MP3 Windy City Capitol
2017-02-17 Lane, Nikki Artist homepage CD MP3 Highway Queen New West
2017-02-17 Son Volt Artist homepage CD MP3 Notes of Blue Transmit Sound
2017-02-17 Taylor, Chip Artist homepage CD   A Song I Can Live With Trainwreck
2017-02-14 New Trocaderos, The Artist homepage   MP3 New Trox (EP) self
2017-02-14 Reverberations, The Artist homepage   MP3 Move Along EP self
2017-02-11 Bango Vesecky Artist homepage   MP3 Johnny Apocolypse (single) self
2017-02-10 Bishop's Big Fun Trio, Elvin Artist homepage CD MP3 Elvin Bishop's Big Fun Trio Alligator
2017-02-10 Ford, Sallie Artist homepage CD MP3 Soul Sick Vanguard
2017-02-10 Hoop, Jesca Artist homepage CD MP3 Memories Are Now Sub Pop
2017-02-10 Kristofferson, Kris Artist homepage CD MP3 The Austin Sessions (Expanded Edition) Rhino
2017-02-10 Nolan, Scott Artist homepage   MP3 Silverhill Baldwin County Public
2017-02-10 Old Crow Medicine Show Artist homepage CD MP3 Best Of Nettwerk
2017-02-10 Orwell, Paul Artist homepage CD   Blowing Your Mind Away - Deluxe Heavy Soul
2017-02-10 Prophet, Chuck Artist homepage CD MP3 Bobby Fuller Died For Your Sins Yep Roc
2017-02-10 Romantica Artist homepage CD MP3 Shadowlands Last Chance
2017-02-10 Sadies, The Artist homepage CD MP3 Northern Passages Yep Roc
2017-02-10 Travis Philharmonic, Chandler Artist homepage CD MP3 Waving Kissyhead Vol. 2 self
2017-02-07 Beechwoods, The Artist homepage   MP3 Wet Banana / Sun Seeker (single) Double Crown
2017-02-07 Glass, Lawrence Morrill Artist homepage   MP3 Neanderthal self
2017-02-03 Beatty, Sarah Artist homepage   MP3 Bandit Queen King of the Road
2017-02-03 Great American Taxi Artist homepage   MP3 Dr. Feelgood's Traveling Medicine Show Lo Hi
2017-02-03 Linville, Travis Artist homepage CD MP3 Up Ahead CEN
2017-02-03 Loebe, Rebecca Artist homepage CD MP3 Blink Black Wolf
2017-02-03 Luning, David Artist homepage   MP3 Restless Blue Rose
2017-02-01 Lees Of Memory, The Artist homepage   MP3 Pictures Of Ordinary Things (single) High Bias
2017-01-27 Bash & Pop Artist homepage CD MP3 Anything Could Happen Fat Possum
2017-01-27 Craigie, John Artist homepage   MP3 No Rain, No Rose Zabriskie Point
2017-01-27 Dead Man Winter Artist homepage CD MP3 Furnace Gndwire
2017-01-27 DeMeyer, Brigitte; Will Kimbrough Artist homepage CD MP3 Mockingbird Soul MRI
2017-01-27 Kennedy, Bap Artist homepage CD MP3 Reckless Heart Last Chance
2017-01-27 Mayall, John Artist homepage CD MP3 Talk About That Forty Below
2017-01-27 McClinton & Self-Made Men, Delbert Artist homepage CD MP3 Prick of the Litter Hot Shot
2017-01-27 Merritt, Tift Artist homepage CD MP3 Stitch of the World Yep Roc
2017-01-27 Rose, Whitney Artist homepage CD   South Texas Suite Six Shooter
2017-01-27 Screen Door Porch Artist homepage   MP3 Pay It Forward self
2017-01-20 Brooks, Ronnie Baker Artist homepage CD MP3 Times Have Changed Provogue
2017-01-20 Jimmer Artist homepage   MP3 God Like The Sun self
2017-01-20 Squires, Matthew Artist homepage   MP3 Tambaleo self
2017-01-20 Various Artists Artist homepage   MP3 Unsung Heroes: Songs of Eleni Mandell Yep Roc
2017-01-20 Williams' Kwahtro, Keller Artist homepage CD MP3 Sync self
2017-01-19 Tripwires, The H   MP3 Fat City Let's Go! FOLC
2017-01-18 One Way Ticket Artist homepage   MP3 And Life Just Simply Moves Along Productions Impossible

More...see all 2017 releases...


Coming Soon

Release Date Artist


Title Label
2017-01-27 June, Valerie Artist homepage CD MP3 The Order of Time Concord
2017-02-17 Adams, Ryan Artist homepage CD MP3 Prisoner Blue Note
2017-02-24 Jay Vons, The Artist homepage V MP3 Want You Tomorrow / Did You See Her (single) Wick
2017-02-24 Nelson, Sarah Bethe Artist homepage CD MP3 Oh, Evolution Burger
Future Releases

Release Date



Title Label
2017-03-10 Hurray For The Riff Raff Artist homepage CD MP3 The Navigator ATO
2017-03-10 Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band, The Artist homepage CD MP3 Front Porch Sessions Family Owned
2017-03-10 Shins, The Artist homepage CD MP3 Heartworms Columbia
2017-03-10 Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives, Marty Artist homepage CD MP3 Way Out West Superlatone
2017-03-24 Cahoone, Sera Artist homepage CD MP3 From Where I Started Lady Muleskinner
2017-03-31 Dylan, Bob Artist homepage CD MP3 Triplicate Columbia
2017-03-31 Mavericks, The Artist homepage CD MP3 Brand New Day Mono Mundo
2017-04-07 Branan, Cory Artist homepage     Adios Bloodshot
2017-04-07 Father John Misty Artist homepage CD MP3 Pure Comedy Sub Pop
2017-04-07 New Pornographers, The Artist homepage CD MP3 Whiteout Conditions Concord
2017-04-07 Wild Reeds, The Artist homepage CD MP3 The World We Built Dualtone
2017-04-21 Davies, Ray Artist homepage CD MP3 Americana Legacy
2017-04-28 Cray & Hi Rhythm, Robert Artist homepage CD   Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm Jay-Vee
2017 Hangabouts, The Artist homepage     Kits and Cats and Saxon Wives  
2017 Motel Mirrors Artist homepage     TBA (EP) Wild Honey Records (Italy) 

Radio Free Americana - twang meets pop