The Gary Henderson Show

Schedule
88.5-2
Monday
12:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am

Gary Henderson, 1999 IBMA Broadcast Personality of the Year and co-founder of Bluegrass Unlimited magazine, has been involved in bluegrass programming at WAMU 88.5 since 1967. Gary has recorded shows for WAMU’s Bluegrass Country from its inception and beginning 9/22/07 on alternate Saturdays you can hear Gary LIVE in the studio taking your e-mail and phone requests. Studio phone requests: 202.885.8860.


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