About Jan Hall
After a 25 year veterinary career culminating in a tenured university professorship, Jan has returned to her passion, music and radio. These days, Jan is a very successful radio broadcaster and much sought after stage host/festival emcee. Her flagship show, Folk Roots Radio airs on CFRU 93.3fm (Guelph, Ontario), Erin Radio 88.1fm (Erin, Ontario) and the Blues & Roots Radio internet station.
As the host of Folk Roots Radio, Jan focuses on bringing new folk, roots and blues music and the voices of upcoming and independent artists to the airwaves.
Jan started in Radio in 1993 at WEFT 90.1fm in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois. After moving to Canada, Folk Roots Radio (formerly Royal City Rag) debuted on CFRU 93.3fm in Guelph Ontario in August 2005.
In addition to her radio show, Jan is an accomplished public speaker, stage host and regularly emcees at several folk music festivals.
Folk Roots Radio – Folk, Roots, Americana, alt. country, blues and more with host Jan Hall!
On Folk Roots Radio we play folk, roots, Americana, alt. country, blues… and much more. We also air artist interviews.
CDs for airplay consideration may be sent to:
Jan Hall Folk Roots Radio
45 Cherokee Lane
Leamington, ON N8H 5G5
Music may also be sent to Folk Roots Radio electronically as mp3s (320 kbps preferred) to jan[at]folkrootsradio.com*
*To cut down on the inordinate amount of spam I currently receive, I’ve replaced the “@” symbol with “[at]”. To email me, simply replace the “[at]” with “@”. Thanks!