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
8:42 pm
Thu July 3, 2014

ON THE ROAD WITH SCOTT on Rock & Roots: 2014 FORECASTLE PREVIEW #2

  ON THE ROAD WITH SCOTT PREVIEW #2

Hello Fellow Forecastlers!

Well, we are two weeks away from the Big Palooza in Da Ville . . . Forecastle 2014. I hope you are as psyched as I am. This week’s posting, as promised, will focus on my plan for Day 1. You can check out the entire lineup here: 

FRIDAY JULY 18th LINEUP...

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Rock & Roots
1:31 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

ON THE ROAD WITH SCOTT on Rock & Roots: 2014 FORECASTLE PREVIEW #1

ON THE ROAD WITH SCOTT PREVIEW #1

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Rock & Roots
4:34 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

ON THE ROAD WITH SARAYA on Rock & Roots: 2014 BONNAROO WRAP-UP

No shortage of weirdoes at the ‘roo.

My Top 5 Shows of Bonnaroo:

Photos by Saraya Brewer unless otherwise noted

 

5) The Orwells

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Rock & Roots
3:49 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

Listen to Rock & Roots... win tickets to The Harry Dean Stanton Fest. and the "After Party"

The Harry Dean Stanton Festival is this weekend at various locations downtown. Listen to Rock & Roots Thursday and Friday to win tickets to Sunday night’s showing of “Dillinger” at The Kentucky Theatre… and you’ll be qualified to win two passes to the official “After Party” with Harry Dean Stanton and Michelle Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) in attendance.

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Rock & Roots
2:39 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

ON THE ROAD WITH SARAYA on Rock & Roots: 2014 BONNAROO PREVIEW #3

ON THE ROAD WITH SARAYA on Rock & Roots: 2014 BONNAROO PREVIEW #3

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Rock & Roots
2:05 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

BUNBURY MUSIC FESTIVAL 2014 **Third Annual Event Is Just One Month Away **

BUNBURY MUSIC FESTIVAL 2014

Empire Of The Sun, Fall Out Boy, Paramore, The Flaming Lips headline

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Rock & Roots
12:32 pm
Fri June 6, 2014

ON THE ROAD WITH SARAYA on Rock & Roots: 2014 BONNAROO PREVIEW #2

With more than 200 artists​, "superjams," film screenings, comedians and other various stimuli ​lined up ​​for 2014 Bonnaroo, I still find myself ​freezing up every time someone asks me “Wh​at​ are you looking forward to seeing this year? Narrowing it down to a manageable list of ​things I’m looking forward to can be a teeny bit overwhelming.

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Rock & Roots
11:54 am
Fri June 6, 2014

Rock & Roots Featured Album of the Week (6/16-20): Jack White "Lazaretto"

Listen to Rock & Roots Mon-Fri at 10:50, 12:50 & 2:50 for DEEP TRACKS from the new Album from Jack White "Lazaretto"... PLUS a chance to win your own copy!

'Ultra LP' Version Of Jack White's New Album Has Some Crazy Surprises

Jack White has announced plans to release a version of his upcoming Lazaretto album on vinyl, with a whole bunch of special features that'll make you rethink the possibilities of the enduring format.

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Rock & Roots
2:18 pm
Mon June 2, 2014

"On the Road with Saraya" on Rock & Roots... BONNAROO 2014...

Saraya's 10 Essential Items for Bonnaroo

In preparing for Bonnaroo 2014, I thought it would be best to first revisit this handy “10 Essential items” list compiled by Mary Allen, my 2013 Bonnaroo partner in crime.

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Rock & Roots
3:00 pm
Fri May 23, 2014

Rock & Roots Album of the Week (5/26-30): Nikki Lane "All Or Nothin'"

Outlaw Country Singer Nikki Lane Goes "All or Nothin" on Her New Album...

Listen to Rock & Roots Mon-Fri at 10:50, 12:50 & 2:50 for DEEP TRACKS from the new Album from Nikki Lane "All Or Nothin'"... PLUS a chance to win your own copy!

By Rolling Stone’s Jason Newman

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