Local country music in Southeast Missouri now has a home on New Country B97.9. Sunday nights at 7, we roll out the top local and regional country music acts from right here in our backyard. B97.9's Backyard Country guarantees you’ll hear your favorite local acts and discover new music from heartland country bands. Country stars from Missouri like Sara Evans and David Nail all got their start somewhere. B97.9's Backyard Country is where you’ll hear the next heartland country band to make it big.