Exploring 'The Cowtown of the Imagination' with Elana James

Aug 1, 2014

Founding member and vocalist/violinist of The Hot Club of Cowtown, Elana James, joined Matt Meinke for a chat during Notably Texan.

Topics include the origins of the trio, their appearances of A Prairie Home Companion, Elana's new solo release, the meaning behind the band name, plus the value of public radio.

More on the band can be found at, and Elana James' site is

Interview originally aired on Friday, August 1.

Notably Texan airs weekdays from Noon - 3pm on KETR.