Hillbilly Solid Kentucky author Silas House plays his favorite music, reads poems and excerpts, and interviews the people who are making a difference in Appalachia.
Hillbilly Solid

Hillbilly Solid

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Kentucky author Silas House plays his favorite music, reads poems and excerpts, and interviews the people who are making a difference in Appalachia.

Most Recent Episodes

Mary Laura Philpott (May 2019)

Silas House speaks with Mary Laura Philpott, author of the new essay collection I Miss You When I Blink.

Jeff Zentner (March 2019)

Silas chats with author Jeff Zentner on this installment of On the Porch.

Zoe Speaks (February 2019)

Silas chats with Lexington Americana group Zoe Speaks.

The Pain Of Loving You: A Day With Wendell Berry (December 2018)

Host Silas House reads his forthcoming essay "The Pain of Loving You: A Day with Wendell Berry".

Ada Limón (July 2018)

Silas talks with 2015 Finalist for the National Book Award, poet Ada Limón, about her much-anticipated new collection The Carrying . They'll talk about the creative process, dogs, and living in Lexington.

Wiley Cash (June 2018)

Wiley Cash in the New York Times best selling author of A Land More Kind Than Home , This Dark Road to Mercy , and his latest, The Last Ballad . Cash is a North Carolina native and current writer-in-residence at the University of North Carolina-Asheville. He, his wife and two daughters live in Wilmington North Carolina. The Last Ballad has just been issued in paperback.

Joseph Crespino (May 2018)

Silas House speaks with Joseph Crespino, author of Atticus Finch: The Biography. This new book is an examination of one of the most beloved figures in literature, the father in Harper Lee's novels To Kill A Mockingbird and Go Set A Watchman.

Kevin Neal Gardner (April 2018)

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Erik Reece (August 2016)

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Lora Smith (June 2016)

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