Ever wondered what it’s like to sit in as a guest on Wick’s Picks on Lexington Community Radio? Thanks to a University of Kentucky student’s virtual reality project you now can.
Big Blue Tunes’ Matt Wickstrom, along with Lexington Community Radio’s Renee Collins, co-hosted Red Barn Radio with local funk, soul and R&B troupe Joslyn & The Sweet Compression on April 25.
The desk may have been small, but the spotlight couldn’t have been brighter when Tyler Childers stepped into Bob Boilen’s office at the NPR Studios to film an installment of their ever-popular Tiny Desk concert series.
Kentuckians Chris Stapleton and Sturgill Simpson teamed up for an electrifying performance on last night’s airing of Saturday Night Live.
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.
Since 1994 the Master Musicians Festival has brought marquee names to Somerset and the Lake Cumberland region including The Avett Brothers, Old Crow Medicine Show and Willie Nelson. This weekend’s 24th annual gathering boasted fan favorites Colter Wall, Old 97’s, Dawes and Blackberry Smoke on stage at Festival Field at Somerset Community College.