Author Archives: WFPK

In the Studio: Tennis

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Patrick and Alaina of Tennis paid a visit to the studio before their show at Headliners to play some songs and talk about their earliest musical memories.

Ryan Adams – My Wrecking Ball

It seems like things are all lo-fi all the time these days for Ryan Adams. And that’s definitely not a complaint.

Live Lunch Sept. 26: Jukebox the Ghost

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Want to know who is coming up in the next few weeks? Did you miss an episode? Have no fear! Take a look at our Live Lunch archives and upcoming schedule.

Live Lunch is made possible this week by the 11th Annual Ken-Ducky Derby Festival, Sunday, Sept. 28 from noon until 5 p.m. at Waterfront Park. Featuring 25,000 rubber ducks on the Ohio River, music by American Freedom Machine and Barefoot Best Friends. Race is at 4p p.m., benefiting Harbor House’s mission of helping adults with disabilities and their families to lead fulfilled and productive lives.

Jukebox the Ghost’s upcoming self-titled LP is out next month, and they’re getting ready for its release by hitting the road. The piano-driven indie poppers are only passing through town between shows, but they’ll be stopping in just for Live Lunch.

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Tuesday Featured Artist: OK Go

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Listen for a song from our Tuesday Featured Artist every hour from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Since viral-video-hitmaking indie rockers OK Go are coming to Headliners Tuesday, they’re this week’s TFA!

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Live Lunch Sept. 19: Nellie Pearl

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Want to know who is coming up in the next few weeks? Did you miss an episode? Have no fear! Take a look at our Live Lunch archives and upcoming schedule.

Live Lunch is made possible this week by Copper & Kings, presenting Lock, Stock & Smoking Barrels: a festival of brandy barrel-aged beer, cask strength brandy and smoking hot food with music by the Kentucky City Boys. Two sessions on Saturday Sept. 20, benefitting the Beargrass Creek Alliance.

Before playing the Seven Sense Festival this Saturday, Louisville natives Nellie Pearl will pop into the performance studio for Live Lunch.

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Tuesday Featured Artist: Waterfront Wednesday Bands

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Listen for a song from our Tuesday Featured Artist every hour from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Due to construction caused by the KY/IN bridges project, some streets immediately surrounding the event area may be inaccessible. A map is available with parking locations. We strongly suggest parking west of I -65 in the Witherspoon, Humana and surface lots. All set times are approximate. Gates open at 5 p.m. More info is available for directions, upcoming shows and everything else you need to enjoy WFPK Waterfront Wednesday.

Lake Street Dive (approx. 9 p.m.)

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The 23 String Band (approx. 7:30 p.m.)

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Sean Rowe (approx. 6 p.m.)

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ABOUT THE 2014 WFPK WATERFRONT WEDNESDAY SEASON

louwaterfront.jpgWFPK Waterfront Wednesday is presented by 91.9 WFPK and Waterfront Development Corporation with support from Friends of the Waterfront and is FREE to all. This month’s sponsors include Goose Island Brewing Company, Mini of Louisville and Republic Bank.

WFPK Waterfront Wednesday is held on the Big Four Lawn, located just west of the Big Four Bridge. Gates open at 5 p.m. A map is available for parking locations. Start times are approximate. Thanks to DC Productions.

Take a look at upcoming shows!

Outside alcohol is prohibited. No coolers, no glass or pets allowed in the event area of the Big Four Lawn and the adjacent park areas. For more information, please call 814-6500.

Goose Island
MINI of Louisville