1:37 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

Speak Up For WUKY! Send us your poems, interviews, news stories & more

We want you to be the star – and here’s how. Use your smart phone or other audio device to record your voice and send it to WUKY or call (859) 257-9151 and leave your message as voicemail. We’re interested in…

  • Station IDs
  • Testimonials
  • Interviews
  • Poems and stories
  • Musical performances

Also, we are currently working on a documentary devoted to the assassination of Medgar Evers, and we are especially interested in your reminiscences of the civil rights movement in the 1960s.

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Support WUKY
4:37 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

New Member Monday

Join WUKY for NEW MEMBER MONDAY on April 22nd. 

Join WUKY by April 22nd and be entered to win some great WUKY swag (t-shirts, CDs, coffee mug, tote bag and other station memorabilia) plus, new members will have multiple chances to win tickets to the Wait, Wait...  Don't Tell Me Live Cinecast at Hamburg Pavilions 16 & Frankfort’s Grand Theater on May 2nd and 7th.  

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WUKY Survey
4:57 pm
Tue April 2, 2013

What Kind Of Media User Are You? Take The Survey

Tell us how you use your conventional radio, Facebook, iPods, smartphones, tablets, streaming and the Web to stay connected to entertainment, news, and updates from WUKY and other sources. Whether you use all these devices/platforms or not, we value your opinion.

Your responses will be kept completely confidential, and we will never share your personal information with anyone. We'll only use the information you provide to enhance our service.

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WUKY Events
11:24 am
Fri March 1, 2013

One Book One Bluegrass

One Book One Bluegrass is a project of the public libraries of Central Kentucky, encouraging everyone in the region to read and discuss our selected book and attend related programs during the month of April.

This year's selection is The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern. Public libraries in Anderson, Bourbon, Clark, Fayette, Franklin, Madison, Nicholas, Scott and Woodford counties are involved. Now it's your turn! More info

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WUKY Pledge Drive
11:28 am
Thu February 21, 2013

Prizes & Thank You Gifts

Timber Tops Luxury Cabins

Grand Prize

*4 Days and 3 Nights in the Smoky Mountains

*Luxury accommodations courtesy of Timber Tops Luxury Cabin Rental (pictured above)

*Free tickets to Ripley's Aquarium and Zip Lining at Five Oaks every day

*Two prime tickets to the SEC Men's Basketball Tournament in Nashville, TN

Thank You Gifts

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Support WUKY
11:59 pm
Wed February 20, 2013

WUKY Spring Pledge Drive

Spring is right around the corner and it couldn't be a better time to renew your commitment to WUKY!

Pledge any time February 21 - March 1 and you'll be entered to win a 4-day 3-night trip to the Smoky Mountains, complete with top notch lodgings courtesy of Timber Tops Luxury Cabin. Details here.

WUKY is also counting down the Listeners' Top 400 Artists. Did your picks make the cut? Find out.

Pledge now!

WUKY Events
1:22 pm
Wed February 20, 2013

Paul McCartney, Mumford & Sons Headlining Bonnaroo 2013

Watch Daniel Tosh's Bonnaroo lineup announcement below!

Or check out the full listing here.  

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Rock & Roots
1:01 pm
Wed February 20, 2013

Your Top 400 Artists of All Time: from WUKY

Did your picks make the Top 400? Check back here to find out!

400. Jerry Lee Lewis - Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On

399.  The Dave Clark Five - Glad All Over

398. Ludwig van Beethoven - Fifth Symphony

397. Bjork - Human Behavior

396. INXS - I Need You Tonight

395. Sarah Vaughan - Dreamsville

394. Mike Doughty - Lord, Lord Help Me Just To Rock Rock On

393. Isaac Hayes - Theme from Shaft

392. Flat & Scruggs - Earl's Breakdown

391. Gorillas - Feel Good Inc.

390. Free - All Right Now

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WUKY Programs
12:41 pm
Thu February 7, 2013

WUKY To Air Hidden Kitchens

The Kitchen Sisters

WUKY To Air "Hidden Kitchens"

A new series will premiere on WUKY’s Saturday’s program schedule - Hidden Kitchens. An hour-long journey into the world of clandestine cooking, kitchen rituals and traditions. Tales of kitchens that suddenly pop up, kitchens that stay underground to survive, kitchens that are the keepers of a culture. Cooking traditions that spring from the most unlikely moments of history. Hosted by Academy Award-winning actress, Frances McDormand.

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NPR Coverage
4:09 pm
Wed January 30, 2013

LISTEN: Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Confirmation Hearing

Hear Chuck Hagel's Secretary of Defense hearing live starting at 9:35 EST on January 31.