All that Jazz

This weekend, Lexington will host the second installment in a new music series geared to help the city celebrate and remember its rich history in jazz music – a genre that organizers feel has been underserved in the community in recent years.  Continue reading All that Jazz

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Moontower elevates its stock in year four

During a summer that’s seen Mother Nature prove uncooperative with Kentucky’s music festivals including soggy grounds at The Moonshiner’s Ball in May and a flash flood that wiped out Rudyfest in June, Saturday proved to be a pleasant surprise for Moontower Music Festival with sunny skies and a slight breeze throughout the day.  Continue reading Moontower elevates its stock in year four

Grayson Jenkins quit his day job at UK to pursue music full time

Grayson Jenkins didn’t always want to be a musician. After being given a guitar by his mom when he was 14 and learning a handful of beginner chords, Jenkins set the instrument aside to focus on sports in high school. He didn’t dust off that guitar again until he moved from Greenville in Muhlenburg County to Lexington to enroll at UK in 2009. Continue reading Grayson Jenkins quit his day job at UK to pursue music full time