Brady: The Paws Report, Dec. 30

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Today at 3:30:

Two-month-old Brady is a stunning mix between an Australian Shepherd and an Australian Cattle Dog. His piercing blue eyes will melt your heart, and his adorable head tilts will keep you laughing all day long. This goofy boy made his way to the Kentucky Humane Society when his owners were no longer able to care for him. Now he’s looking for a home where he will get all the love and attention he needs! Brady would love a family who will take him on long walks and teach him fun new tricks. He’s a smart boy who picks up on new things quickly and would do well in a training class! Do you have the time and desire to teach this young pup some new tricks? If so, come meet Brady today! Brady is neutered, micro-chipped and up-to-date on all vaccinations. Come visit him today at the Kentucky Humane Society’s Main Campus, 241 Steedly Drive in Louisville. Learn about all our adoptable pets at www.kyhumane.org or call 502-366-3355.

The Forecastle 2016 Lineup!

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The Forecastle Festival returns to Waterfront Park July 15-17 and what a lineup we’ll get in 2016!

The Avett Brothers
Alabama Shakes
Ryan Adams
Death Cab For Cutie
Walk the Moon
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals
Grouplove
Brandi Carlile
Big Gigantic
Glass Animals
Dr. Dog
Blackberry Smoke
Sylvan Esso
Moon Taxi
Danny Brown
Phosphorescent
Shakey Graves
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Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness
Femi Kuti & Positive Force
White Denim
Bully
Speedy Ortiz
Caveman
All Them Witches
Liz Vice
Anderson East
The Suffers
Wild Child
Nothing
Steve Gunn
Alex G
Saintseneca
Los Colognes
Jazz Cartier
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And that’s not all. More artists will be announced in 2016, so #GetOnBoard and stay tuned to WFPK for all of the additions.

Tickets are on sale now via ForecastleFest.com

Over The Rhine on 91.9

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During our 5 Buck Friday Fundraiser, we had the honor of having Cincinnati’s Over The Rhine with us in the studio for a whole hour! They performed a few songs for the holidays and we talked a lot about their new dream space near their farm in Ohio and plans surrounding it.

David Wax Museum in the 91.9 studio

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David Wax Museum stopped in to talk with Kyle Meredith and play a couple songs from their new LP, Guesthouse, ahead of their Winter Wednesday appearance.


 

Cruz: The Paws Report, Dec. 2

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Today on The Paws Report at 3:30:

Meet Cruz – a.k.a. “Sleepy Eyes.” Cruz is a six-year-old brown and white tabby, a true green-eyed soul cat deserving of a permanent home. He was found as a stray before transferring to the Kentucky Humane Society from another shelter. Somehow through it all, Cruz has retained his gentle spirit. Cruz’s future was uncertain after being diagnosed FIV+, but he can live a healthy life. He just shouldn’t live with other cats unless they are also FIV+. Cruz would love an easy going human who understands this and his subtle gestures, like purring for hugs, or staying in close proximity to affirm his affection and love. The only thing Cruz seems to love more than attention is treats. He gets so excited when he sees the treat bag that he’ll stick his entire head in it! Cruz is neutered, micro-chipped and up-to-date on all vaccinations. Will you give this big-headed sweetheart a second chance at life? Come visit Cruz today at the Kentucky Humane Society’s Main Campus, 241 Steedly Drive in Louisville. Learn about all our adoptable pets at www.kyhumane.org or call 502-366-3355.

KHS had a very successful adoption promotion this past weekend where 179 animals found loving homes! KHS also has their annual Picture Your Pets with Santa event coming up this weekend on December 5th and 6th as well as next weekend on December 12th and 13th. In addition, they are running an adoption promotion on cats six months and over where their adoption fee will be greatly discounted.

Django Jamboree Ensemble on 91.9

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Gypsy Jazz is a genre that Belgium guitarist Django Reinhardt (1910-1953) was best known for. There’s an intense local interest here and some Louisville musicians put together what’s called The Django Jamboree, now in its 5th year. Organizer Ben Andrews brought a few of the musicians by including guitarist Adrien Moignard from Paris. His playing blew my mind. Truly incredible. Enjoy!