Bell Buckle Radio is an on-line internet radio station originating from Bell Buckle, Tennessee. The station broadcasts 24/7 through Live365, the radio webcasting and listening network.

Bell Buckle Radio offers a large range of music in bluegrass, classic country, folk, gospel
and Americana and even classic rock. Broadcast Times are Eastern. Some ome programs are reruns of earlier shows.

COVID-19 Pandemic
We wish all our listeners, program hosts and their families be safe and well in this current pandemic.


Long-Time DJ Gary Henderson has Retired!
With a broadcasting career that began in 1964, Gary Henderson has decided to quietly retire from radio, with no fan fare. In 1967, Gary helped to start 50 years of bluegrass programming at American University's public radio station, WAMU-FM in Washington, DC. At the same time, Gary, along with Pete "Roberts" Kuykendall were two of the original founders of Bluegrass Unlimited magazine. Gary joined Bell Buckle Radio in 2018 where he produced his "More Good Gospel" and "More Good Music" aka "Mighty Mossy Monday" programs.

A word from Gary: "I wish to thank all of my loyal listeners here at Bell Buckle Radio, and all my listeners at the public and commercial radio stations I have worked in my 53 year career. You are the best!. God speed, stay safe, and keep listening to your favorite bluegrass and traditional country music, wherever you find it-- bye for now, and thank you!"

For more on Gary...Please read



Bell Buckle Radio can be downloaded by application through the LIVE365 application located in the iTunes App. Also: If you have an Alexa Echo, you can enable us via Live365. Just tell Alexa: 'Alexa, Enable Live365 Skill', then say "Alexa, play Live 365!". When prompted to pick a station say "Play Bell Buckle Radio". To stop say "Alexa, stop".

Our contributing hosts include Bob Mitchell, Cindy Baucom, Valerie Smith, Jay Armsworthy, Bill Foster, Steve Martin, Gary Henderson, Lisa Kay Howard-Hughes, Michael Johnathon, Jerry 'Old Hippie' Eicher, Jeff Miller, Jeff DeFord, J. Gregory, Tori Taff, Nu-Blu, and from the UK Dave Watkins, and from Scotland Brian Callaghan.
Please check out the Program Schedule.

Please tune-in to listen to Bell Buckle Radio and make sure to go to our "Contact" page and join our mailing list.

Thanks for Listening, Val!

Valerie Smith, station owner & president. Valerie is also owner of Bell Buckle Records and her own Buckledown Publishing. Valerie is leader of Valerie Smith and Liberty Pike, a band that features Americana, Bluegrass, Country & More. Read More about Val....
Bill Foster is the station's Program Director and assists Valerie with organizing and scheduling the various programs. Bill is a veteran broadcaster with over 35 years of experience in both live and internet radio. Read More about Bill....

Bill also hosts "Fosters Corner" Monday thru Saturday at 8:00PM, and a Gospel program each Sunday at 10:00AM.

The Web Site is Maintained by Bill Foster Email him.