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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.

WUKY Events
11:28 am
Tue January 29, 2013

Check Out WUKY's Online Valentine's Auction

At a loss for the perfect gift for that special someone?

How about a trip for 2 to Paris, France? Or a Jazz Cruise and cooking class in New Orleans? Maybe a couples massage or artwork from renowned local artists like Marjorie Guyon.  There's something for everyone.

Join WUKY for our inaugural Online Valentine Auction on January 30th. Click here to start the bidding!

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Specials
2:28 pm
Tue January 15, 2013

Curtains@8! Turns 20. Watch Video Retrospective

WUKY's Curtains@8! celebrates its 20th anniversary January 17! For 20 years, host Nick Lawrence has provided Central Kentucky artists with a forum to discuss their work and listeners with a fascinating look into what's going on in the local arts community. Join Nick as he marks an amazing milestone this week.

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