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.

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Rock & Roots
2:01 pm
Tue March 11, 2014

**Buckle Up Music Festival in Cincinnati Announces 2014 Lineup for Inaugural Event**

New Three-Day Music Festival Rolls Out Lineup and Daily Schedules...

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Rock & Roots
1:09 pm
Sun March 9, 2014

Rock & Roots Featured Album of the Week (March 10-14): Pharrell Williams, "G I R L"

Listen to Rock & Roots Mon-Fri at 10:50, 12:50 & 2:50 for DEEP TRACKS from the new Pharrell Williams album "G I R L"... PLUS a chance to win your own copy!

Listen to the FRESH AIR interview...

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Rock & Roots
7:27 pm
Tue March 4, 2014

FORECASTLE ANNOUNCES 2014 LINEUP

FORECASTLE ANNOUNCES 2014 LINEUP

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Rock & Roots
12:35 am
Mon March 3, 2014

Rock & Roots Featured Album of the Week (March 3-7): Beck, "Morning Phase"

Beck's new album, his first since 2008, is called Morning Phase.

Listen to Rock & Roots Mon-Fri at 10:50, 12:50 & 2:50 for DEEP TRACKS from the new Beck album "Morning Phase"... PLUS a chance to win your own copy!

Beck was recording his latest album when he encountered an unexpected hazard in the studio.

"I got bit by a black widow in the middle of this recording session," he says laughing. "I was in the hospital, and my arm was all swollen up."

That was only one of the indignities Beck suffered on the way to Morning Phase.

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Rock & Roots
2:19 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Rock & Roots Super-Sonic Showdown... 91.3 Music Madness

  You already know about March Madness...

This Spring WUKY presents the first Rock & Roots Super Sonic Showdown - 91.3 Music Madness.

Check out the Sonic Showdown BRACKET matchups in the image here... VIEW IT - PRINT IT - AND PLAY ALONG!!!

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Rock & Roots
3:00 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

Rock & Roots Featured Album of the Week (Feb 24-28): Temples, "Sun Structures"

Listen to Rock & Roots Mon-Fri at 10:50, 12:50 & 2:50 for DEEP TRACKS from the new Temples album "Sun Structures"... PLUS a chance to win your own copy!

It makes cosmic sense that Sun Structures, the debut album from , arrives at the height of the current nostalgia wave associated with the 50th anniversary of Beatlemania and the British Invasion.

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Rock & Roots
9:20 am
Fri February 21, 2014

Bunbury Music Festival in Cincinnati Announces 2014 Artist Lineup

Third annual three-day music festival returns to Cincinnati, Ohio July 11, 12, and 13 and will feature the likes of Fall Out Boy, Paramore, The Flaming Lips, Young The Giant, Fitz and the Tantrums and many more.

TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW...

Rock & Roots
2:51 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

First Listen: Beck, 'Morning Phase'

Beck's new album, Morning Phase, is out Feb. 25.

"MORNING PHASE" - Listen HERE

The thumbnail summary already circulating for 's 12th full-length album goes like this: It's a sequel to Sea Change, the brooding 2002 record frequently mentioned as his masterpiece.

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Rock & Roots
2:26 pm
Sun February 16, 2014

Rock & Roots Featured Album of the Week (Feb 17-21): Broken Bells, "After the Disco"

James Mercer (left) and Brian Burton (right) of Broken Bells.

Listen to Rock & Roots Mon-Fri at 10:50, 12:50 & 2:50 for DEEP TRACKS from the new Broken Bells album "After the Disco"... PLUS a chance to win your own copy! 

After the Disco, ' second album, grew out of late-night conversations about what happens once you've grown up, or what happens after the party. The title phrase developed from band member James Mercer () riffing on melodies until he hit something that sounded like "after the disco."

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