WICK’S PICKS: Best Albums of 2018

With 2018 nearly in the books, it’s time to take a look back at the year that was in music with Wick’s Picks best albums of the year.


Live Menu: October 14-20

Honky tonk invades Lexington in next week’s live menu led by Town Mountain and Nick Dittmeier & The Sawdusters.

Inaugural Petefest aims to “Stomp the Stigma”

Organized in memory of Pete Jones and to raise money for mental health awareness and suicide prevention, the first annual PeteFest at Jones Fields outside Louisville was a smashing success. Driving up to the festival it was hard to fathom how close it was to the bustling downtown of Louisville, with meandering roads hugged by bustling tree lines leading to the festival grounds, offering the perfect escape for a weekend of music and philanthropy.

Wick’s Picks: April 2-8

Listen to #WicksPicks for April 2-8, featuring new-ish music from Valerie June, Dangermuffin, The Weeks, Portugal. the Man and Shane Henry.

Nick Dittmeier and The Sawdusters get set to take Lexington by Storm

This Friday night a wave of Americana and southern rock n’ roll will invade the Green Lantern in downtown Lexington, led by Nick Dittmeier and the Sawdusters. The stop in Lexington, a short trip down I-64 from the band’s Louisville home, is part of a tour promoting the group’s new album “Midwest Heart Southern Blues,” which released Jan. 15.