Tune in to Detour, the folk, roots & world music show today at 5:00 for live music from Baltimore’s own Charm City Junction. We’ll also hear tracks from their new CD. Turning to the news, there will be some songs about immigrants and refugees. And the usual Detour Cover Set and Detour Concert Calendar. 89.7 FM or wtmd.org. Late tonight, today’s show will be archived here for future enjoyment.
Today on Detour
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