Rock & Roots

Weekdays 9 AM - 4 PM

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

WUKY c/o Mike Graves

340 McVey Hall

University of Kentucky

Lexington KY 40506-0045

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

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

Review: Leon Bridges, 'Coming Home': Ann Powers…

AP

Imagine attending a show featuring Jimi Hendrix and Alabama Shakes, or My Morning Jacket, U2, Johnny Cash, Bob Marley, and many more!

Rock & Roots Artist: Amy Helms 'Didn't It Rain'

Jun 28, 2015

Listen To "Rescue Me" here on SOUNDCLOUD...

Songs We Love: Amy Helm, 'Rescue Me': Elena See...

Is Amy Helm's new song, "Rescue Me," about what it means to be in love? Maybe. Is it a song that acknowledges that we need to hang on to the people who are most important to us? Most assuredly. It's also a song that lets Helm's glorious, soulful voice soar over a gentle piano and thrumming electric bass.

Saraya's Bonnaroo 2015 follow up!

Jun 24, 2015

Most people with any knowledge of live music whatsoever know Bonnaroo to be THE behemoth of all live music events. And as a 12-stage, 130+ band monster of a festival sprawled across 700 acres in the middle of a Tennessee farm, it is certainly one of the most amped up and ambitious musical undertakings that I can fathom – attracting more than 80,000 fans, the festival singlehandedly turns Manchester, Tenn. (a city that normally has a population of around 10,000) into the 7th largest city in Tennessee for four days each June.

FORECASTLE FESTIVAL RELEASES DAILY SCHEDULE

Jun 23, 2015

FORECASTLE FESTIVAL RELEASES DAILY SCHEDULE

SAM SMITH, MY MORNING JACKET, WIDESPREAD PANIC, MODEST MOUSE AND MORE TO PLAY JULY 17 - 19

Something More Than Free is the follow up to Isbell s 2013 celebrated breakthrough album Southeastern, which received overwhelming support from the press and went on to sell over 150,000 copies. Isbell was the subject of stories in outlets ranging from The New York Times Magazine and Wall Street Journal to NPR s All Things Considered and Fresh Air with Terry Gross. Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit made multiple television appearances, including The Late Show with David Letterman, Conan and Austin City Limits.

STORY Sessions Documentary & Single

Jun 16, 2015

STORY MAGAZINE...

The STORY Sessions: watch the documentary below and purchase the single “Meet Me in the Middle” now!

Tom Moon/NPR Music…

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell CD 'The Traveling Kind'...

NPR Music: Jewly Hight review...

NPR Music: First Listen…

The young man sounds a bit shaken. His lover, perhaps the love of his life, has departed. He's surveying his options, talking to her even though she's not there, the way the jilted sometimes do. "I could wring out each memory until I get every drop."

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