Ben Sollee, Justin Wells and more added to Moonshiner’s Ball

Hosted by the Blind Corn Liquor Pickers, the 2017 Moonshiner’s Ball has rounded out its lineup for its fourth iteration with Ben Sollee, Justin Wells, Quiet Hollers, May Erlewine, Driftwood Gypsy, HuDost, Matt Fassas Trip, Solid Rock’It Boosters, The Baja Yetis, Restless Leg String Band, DeBraun Thomas Trio, Trucker Hat Coalition, Darby & The Peep Show and Kevin Dalton & the Tuesday Blooms.

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BBT’s Best of Kentucky Music 2016

2016 was a fantastic year for Kentucky music. Below I’ve compiled a list of my favorite new music from Kentucky-based artists in 2016 (all in alphabetical order).

Justin Wells lyrics run deep with debut record

For years Justin Wells has been a mainstay in Lexington’s music scene as the frontman for self-proclaimed “dirt” rockers Fifth on the Floor, but now the guitarist and songwriting wiz is making waves with the release of “Dawn in the Distance”, his debut solo record which released on August 5.