Rock & Roots

Rock & Roots
8:45 am
Tue October 28, 2014

First Listen: Neil Young, 'Storytone'

Neil Young's new album, Storytone, comes out Nov. 4.
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Rock & Roots
1:41 pm
Mon October 27, 2014

Rock & Roots presents "The Thursday Album Showcase"

Beginning in November, 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. First up... Thursday, November 6 at 1PM... the 1975 Wings masterpiece "Venus and Mars"...

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Rock & Roots
1:20 pm
Mon October 27, 2014

Jack Bruce, Bassist And Singer For Cream, Dies At 71

Jack Bruce, left, seen here with fellow Cream members Ginger Baker (center) and Eric Clapton in 1967, has died. The bassist sang such hits as "Sunshine of Your Love."

Scottish musician Jack Bruce, who co-founded the rock band Cream and created seminal music in the 1960s, has died, his family has confirmed. Bruce played bass in the trio that included Eric Clapton on guitar and Ginger Baker on drums. He sang such hits as "Sunshine of Your Love," "White Room" and "I Feel Free."

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Rock & Roots
1:17 pm
Mon October 27, 2014

First Listen: Bob Dylan, 'The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol. 11'

The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol. 11, a compilation of unearthed recordings by Bob Dylan, comes out Nov. 4.

Listen to the Sampler Here...

The dog's name was Hamlet.

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Rock & Roots
2:28 pm
Fri October 24, 2014

3!!! Featured LPs (10/27-31) Zeppelin IV & Houses of the Holy (Deluxe Editions) AND The Who Hits 50!

Listen to Rock & Roots Mon-Fri at 10:50, 12:50 & 2:50 for DEEP TRACKS from Led Zeppelin IV & Houses of the Holy (Deluxe Editions) & The Who Hits 50!... PLUS a chance to win your own copy!

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Rock & Roots
9:08 am
Fri October 24, 2014

An Admiring And Unflinching Look At 'Mr. Dynamite'

Listen to the Story...

NPR TV critic Eric Deggans looks at the new documentary, Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown, featuring rare and never-before-seen footage. The film premieres on HBO Monday.

Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

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Rock & Roots
2:03 pm
Thu October 23, 2014

Herbie Hancock: 'On A Path To Find My Own Answer'

Herbie Hancock's new memoir is titled Possibilities.
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Rock & Roots
12:45 pm
Thu October 23, 2014

'Season Of The Witch' Shines A (Black)Light On The Occult In Rock

Season of the Witch - How the Occult Saved Rock and Roll... by Peter Bebergal... Hardcover, 252 pages

Rock 'n' roll was built on rebellion, but too often today, that's about as deep as the conversation goes — especially now that rock is so completely woven into the mainstream, it's hard to imagine a time when it wasn't pop-culture wallpaper.

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Rock & Roots
4:51 pm
Mon October 20, 2014

NPR Music - First Listen: The Flaming Lips, 'With A Little Help From My Fwends'

The Flaming Lips' new album, With A Little Help From My Fwends, comes out Oct. 28.
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Rock & Roots
3:25 pm
Mon October 20, 2014

All Songs TV - Dan Mangan + Blacksmith, 'Vessel'

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