Mike Graves

Music Director / Rock & Roots Host

Mike Graves took over as WUKY's music director in 2011. You can also hear him weekdays from 9 -  noon on Rock & Roots.

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Review: Jeff Lynne's ELO, 'Alone In The Universe'

G. Love & Special Sauce: Still Cooking

OCTOBER 25, 2015

In the beginning, there was the blues. A while later, there was hip-hop. And then, in the early 1990s, the musical melting pot of G. Love and Special Sauce served up something called hip-hop blues.

Rock & Roots Artist: Keith Richards - 'Crosseyed Heart'

Oct 26, 2015

AllMusic Review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine…

Patty Griffin, Self-Made 'Servant Of Love,' On The Strange Gift Of Age

Ten albums in, Patty Griffin isn't slowing down. Her new album tackles love and humanity with a sound straight out of the juke joint and a passion that surges from each song. It also marks a milestone in the artist's personal life: She began writing it just as she was staring down her 50th birthday.

Gary Clark Jr.: 'Music Is Medicine To Me'

Gary Clark Jr., the blues-guitar wunderkind from Austin, Texas, who grew up into a solo star, titled his latest LP The Story of Sonny Boy Slim in a nod to his own nickname and whirlwind ascent. But there's a song on the album whose name might better represent its overall tone: "The Healing."

Review: Anderson East, 'Delilah'

Review: Dwight Yoakam, 'Second Hand Heart'

APRIL 05, 201511:03 PM ET


Review: Death Cab For Cutie, 'Kintsugi'

March 22, 201511:06 PM ET

Listen NOW to the Morning Edition story...

Today we're thrilled to announce that the winner of the Tiny Desk Concert Contest is Fantastic Negrito.

March Madness meets... Music Madness!

WUKY is presenting the first Rock & Roots Super Sonic Showdown during our Spring Pledge Drive. We've created the bracket. Now it's your turn to vote for your favorite artists. It's easy - and a lot of fun!