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

Blackberry Smoke stay true to form on ‘Like an Arrow’

With nearly 17 years under their belts, the members of Blackberry Smoke have seen just about everything. According to guitarist Charlie Starr, even with everyone in the group being well into their forties, they still have fans throwing bras and panties at them on stage at shows. However, despite the craziness around them, Blackberry Smoke have been able to keep cool and stay true to themselves as so much in the world changes around them. Continue reading Blackberry Smoke stay true to form on ‘Like an Arrow’

Blackfoot Gypsies seek to go ‘To the Top!’ with new album

With an intoxicating blues rock sound and a youthful energy through the roof, Nashville’s Blackfoot Gypsies have a vision of reaching the top of the Music City’s barrage of artists, with the upcoming April 14 release of their third full-length record ‘To the Top!’ via Plowboy Records. Continue reading Blackfoot Gypsies seek to go ‘To the Top!’ with new album