In the Studio: Ben Sollee

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Ben Sollee dropped by the WFPK studios ahead of tonight’s show at Headliners. Along with his recently-released The Hollow Sessions (a free download!), Ben also just scored a documentary and is already working on his next album. Check out the interview with Kyle Meredith as well as a couple songs from the Kentucky cellist.

Valerie June on 91.9

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Pushin’ Against A Stone is the new album from country blues artist, Valerie June. Recently passing through Louisville, we got to spend a little time talking about her collaboration with Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys, where she grew up, how she found her voice, and of course, her music!

In the Studio: Jason Isbell

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Jason Isbell dropped by the studio before his sold out show at Headliners to play a couple of songs and discuss his latest record, Southeastern.

In the Studio: Diego Garcia

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Diego Garcia’s new album, Paradise, was inspired by Latin love songs from the early ’70s. He brought his fantastic band to the studio and did a couple of songs from the record, as well as a Neil Young cover.

Rosco Bandana in the FPK studio

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Rosco Bandana is a new band to us from Gulfport, Mississippi. Their new album is called Time To Begin. They are currently on the Communion concert circuit which is a series of shows put on by the folks at the Communion record label which was founded by Ben Lovett of Mumford and Sons. It’s to showcase up and coming bands like Rosco Bandana. Enjoy!

In the Studio: American Aquarium

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North Carolina rockers American Aquarium paid a visit to our studio and talked about nearly breaking up with the music industry before finding their place in the world once again. We’re glad they did! They also performed a couple of cool songs.