Considered one of the greatest banjo players in the world, Bela Fleck came by our studio when he was in town to perform with The Louisville Orchestra a new concerto he had written for banjo and orchestra. We talked about his interest in Classical music and elevating the much maligned instrument – the banjo.
Long time Americana favorites, The Jayhawks, stopped by our studio for a Members Show while on tour for their latest album, Paging Mr. Proust.
Brothers Scott and Grant Hutchison of Frightened Rabbit performed a stripped down set for some lucky WFPK members before their big show at Headliners on Tuesday, May 3rd! The boys were in great humor, sharing songs from their new release, Painting of a Panic Attack.
Singer/songwriter Rayland Baxter spent some time in our studio before his show at April’s Waterfront Wednesday. He’ll be returning in September when he opens for The Lumineers on Sept. 23rd on the Great Lawn in Waterfront Park. He’s actually allowed to play other venues than Waterfront Park but he doesn’t know it…
Soulful, passionate and spiritual is the way to describe not only the music Liz Vice sings but Liz herself. We had a great conversation with her recently before her performance at WFPK’s first Waterfront Wednesday of the season 2016.
Jecorey Arthur aka 1200 is a musician, producer, rapper, performer, poet and artist. What you may not know is his first love is being a teacher and mentor to kids. We talked about his love of teaching and many of the things he’s into, before his performance at WFPK’s Waterfront Wednesday in April.