Author Archives: Laura Shine

Saturday, July 26

6-8am: American Routes With Nick Spitzer
Celebrate epic moments in American music from the Newport Jazz and Folk Festivals–from Duke Ellington’s 1956 comeback to Bob Dylan’s 1965 electric revolution. Mark the 60th anniversary of the Jazz Festival with performances by Ray Charles, Mahalia Jackson, Louis Armstrong, and a visit from trumpet legend Clark Terry, who played with Ellington in ’56. Festival founder George Wein also joins us to share his memories, such as the founding of the Folk Festival in 1959 that featured blues, gospel, country, Cajun and more; and folk singer Joan Baez recalls her Newport experiences. Plus Newport performances from Doc Watson, John Lee Hooker and others.

8am-9am: Kentucky Homefront
A live show recorded in Louisville with host John Gage featuring local and regional artists.

9am-12pm: Sean Cannon
11:30am – CD Kaplan – Culture Maven on film and culture.

12pm-4pm: John Timmons

4pm-7pm: Relics With Duke
Listen for this program focusing on music from 1965-1981!

7pm-9pm: Little Steven’s Underground Garage
Each week Little Steven takes you on a two hour trip down the path of what was cool in all six decades of Rock and Roll, a celebration of Pop culture, and features the best emerging new bands worldwide.

9pm-10pm: The Rolling Stones Radio Hour With Kevin Yazell
No stone will be unturned as we explore the past present and future of the Greatest Rock and Roll Band In The World.

10pm-12am: Blues Party With Kevin Yazell
From Robert Johnson to Derek Trucks, The Saturday Night Blues Party is your opportunity to hear some of the greatest recorded music of all time…and you might learn something along the way!

12am-6am: Woody’s Roadhouse
Woodrow on the Radio spins wax for insomniacs all night long in the juke joint of the mind.
5am – Workin’ On A Building – an hour of classic gospel music!

Friday, July 25

6-9am: Duke Meyer
6:20 – Vinyl Lust – a song from a real live LP!
8:50am – The Buzz – music news of the day.

9am-Noon: All Request Friday Morning with Tara Anderson
We turn three hours of programming over to you!

12pm – Live Lunch – Scars On 45

1pm-3pm: After Lunch With Marion Dries
Funk, punk, techno and good ol’ rock ‘n’ roll to get your weekend started right!

3-6pm: John Timmons
4pm – Bombadil (tonight at Headliners)
4:40 – The Buzz – music news of the day.
5pm – The Friday Ride Home – DJ’s Choice

6-8pm: World Café With David Dye
Nashville bluegrass band, Old Crow Medicine Show, have new album called Remedy.

8-9pm: The Weekly Feed
Host Kyle Meredith brings you the newest, best and most discussed songs making waves in blog-land.

9pm-12am: Sound Clash With Matt Anthony
Join Matt and trace the evolution of the drum from past to present through reggae, soul, punk, hip hop, Latin, jazz, Afro-funk and everything in between.

12am-6am: Woody’s Roadhouse
Woodrow on the Radio spins wax for insomniacs all night long in the juke joint of the mind.
1am – Lazy 11 (this weekend at Louisville Blues, Brews and BBQ Festival)

Interview with Ben Sollee

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Had the chance to interview Cellist/singer and songwriter Ben Sollee before his performance at WFPK’s July Waterfront Wednesday. Ben played a brand new song for us called “Steeples” and reflected on how he came to be a Cellist among other things.

Thursday, July 24

6-9am – Duke Meyer
8:50am – The Buzz – music news of the day.

9am-12pm – Kyle Meredith
9:05am – The Weekly Feed Preview – a song making waves across the internet.
10 O’clock Hour – Listen for an in studio visit with Bob Schneider (Mercury Ballroom)

12pm –3pm – Marion Dries
1:50pm – The Buzz – music news of the day.

3p-6pm – John Timmons
3pm – In studio with Mickey Clark (KY Music Weekend at Iroquois Amphitheater)
4:40 – The Buzz – music news of the day.
5’0 Clock Shadow – an original followed by a cover tune.

6p-8pm – World Café w/David Dye
All or Nothin’ is the sophomore record from South Carolina native, Nikki Lane.

8pm-9pm – Sound Opinions
Sound Opinions celebrates the 30th anniversary of the greatest rock movie ever: This Is Spinal Tap. Jim and Greg turn it up to 11 and discuss the fine line between clever and stupid with comedian and director Rob Reiner. Later they review the new album from English brooder Morrissey.

9pm-1am – FPK’s Afterdark with Sean Cannon
9pm – The Weekly Feed Preview – a song making waves across the internet.
10pm – Rory Scovel
11pm – Late Night Wars – We play the best late night TV performance of the week

1am – 2am – Night Visions
An eclectic mix of independent and under-represented dance, electronica, rock and pop music from around the world.

Wednesday, July 23

6-9am: Duke Meyer
8:50am – The Buzz – music news of the day.

9am-12pm: Kyle Meredith
The Wednesday Worship – Kyle dives into an artist’s catalog and tells the stories behind the songs.
9:05am – The Weekly Feed Preview – a song making waves across the internet.
11:05am – Kyle’s Grab Bag – a deeper cut from a new album or a giveaway.

12pm-3pm: Marion Dries
1:50pm – The Buzz – music news of the day.

3pm-6pm: John Timmons
3:30pm – The Paws Report
4:40pm – The Buzz – music news of the day.
5’0 Clock Shadow – an original followed by a cover tune.

6-8pm: World Café With David Dye
Hüsker Dü frontman, Bob Mould, just released his 11th solo album, Beauty & Ruin.

8-9pm: Sir Microcosm
Listen for the ultimate mix tape, hosted by Jim James of My Morning Jacket and long-time friend, Dave Givan!

9pm-1am: FPK’s Afterdark with Sean Cannon
9pm – The Weekly Feed Preview – a song making waves across the internet.
10pm – Rory Scovel
11pm – The Flipside – We play an honest to goodness B-side from a single on vinyl you might not have heard.

1am-2am: Night Visions with the OK Deejays and Sam Sneed
An eclectic mix of independent and under-represented dance, electronica, rock and pop music from around the world.

2am-5am: WFPK Overnight
Hear your favorite mix of FPK tunes all night long.

Tuesday, July 22

TUESDAY FEATURED ARTIST:

6-9am: Duke Meyer
8:50am – The Buzz – music news of the day.

9am-Noon: Kyle Meredith
9:05am – The Weekly Feed Preview – an internet buzz song is featured.
11:05am – Kyle’s Grab Bag – a deeper cut from a new album or giveaway

Noon-3pm: Marion Dries
1:50pm – The Buzz – music news of the day.

3-6pm: John Timmons
4pm – Todd Brashear from Wild & Woolly Video reviews what’s new on DVD.
4:40pm – The Buzz – music news of the day.
5’0 Clock Shadow – an original followed by a cover tune.

6-8pm: World Café With David Dye
Founding member of Everything But The Girl, English musician Ben Watt has a new solo record called Hendra.

8-9pm: eTown
Live musical performances from Boulder, Colorado with hosts Nick and Helen Forrester and the E-chievement Award for environmental activism. Tonight listen for Gregory Alan Isakov and The Head & The Heart.

9pm-1am: WFPK After Dark With Sean Cannon
9pm – The Weekly Feed Preview – an internet buzz song is featured.
11pm – Check the Label – We spotlight an independent record label and feature two bands who call it home

1-2am: Night Visions With the OK Deejays and Sam Sneed
An eclectic mix of independent and under-represented dance, electronica, rock and pop music from around the world.

2am-5am: WFPK Overnight
Hear your favorite mix of FPK tunes all night long.