Rock & Roots

Weekdays 9 AM - 3 PM

The Music

WUKY's Rock & Roots takes you on a musical journey of discovery through the latest and the roots  in Americana, folk, blues, indie rock, and much more. Rock & Roots also features live music and interviews with some of your favorite artists, from John Hiatt to Ben Sollee to Ani DiFranco.

Playlists

Wondering what song you heard? Call us at (859) 257-9600 or search our playlists below.

Audio / Video

Check out our archive of past performances.

Submissions

To submit your music to WUKY for airplay, please send your CD to:

WUKYc/o Mike Graves or Rusty Sharp
340 McVey Hall
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506-0045

You may also send MP3 copies to mgrav1@email.uky.edu

Submission of music does not guarantee airplay and CDs will not be returned.

WUKY’s Phoenix Fridays 2015

23 hours ago

Join WUKY and the Downtown Lexington Corporation

for a new Summertime Concert Series.

WUKY’s Phoenix Fridays

“One of the most welcome additions to Lexington's summer music calendar…”

The song was written by Paul for the record-breaking video game Destiny, and until now has been exclusively available within the game itself.  Produced by Giles Martin, “Hope For The Future” is as epic as the game itself.

We're getting closer to the January 20th, when the world will finally get their hands on the incredible new album from The Decemberists, What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World. 

Rock & Roots presents "The Thursday Album Showcase"

Dec 16, 2014

Rock & Roots presents "The Thursday Album Showcase"... at 1PM every Thursday on 91.3 WUKY and wuky.org, we'll play an entire album all the way through... beginning to end. Up next Thursday, December 18... The Beatles classic... 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band'. What comes next is up to you...

Listen to Rock & Roots Mon-Fri at 10:50, 12:50 & 2:50 for DEEP TRACKS from the new Damien Rice CD 'My Favourite Fade Fantasy'.

Listen to Rock & Roots Mon-Fri at 10:50, 12:50 & 2:50 for DEEP TRACKS from the new Cat Stevens / Yusuf CD 'Tell 'Em I'm Gone'.

 Stay tuned for more great WUKY events coming soon...

Lexington’s newest free downtown concert series... live music from the best local acts and exciting up and coming nationally touring bands.... great food and refreshments too. Live music under the stars downtown in Phoenix Park… produced by Downtown Lexington Corp... WUKY’s Phoenix Fridays!

WE'VE ADDED MORE MUSIC... NOW IT'S THREE BANDS AT EACH SHOW...

HERE'S THE SEPTEMBER 26 LINEUP...

Want to play a Tiny Desk Concert? Now's your chance: NPR Music and Lagunitas are holding a contest, and the winner gets to perform at my desk here at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Listen to Rock & Roots Mon-Fri at 10:50, 12:50 & 2:50 for DEEP TRACKS from the new Bryan Ferry CD 'Avonmore' ... PLUS a chance to win your own copy!

November 09, 201411:03 PM ET

JOHN SCHAEFER

Listen to Rock & Roots Mon-Fri at 10:50, 12:50 & 2:50 for DEEP TRACKS from the new TV on the Radio CD 'Seeds' ... PLUS a chance to win your own copy!

By Kory Grow: Rolling Stone

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