In the Studio: The Hold Steady

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While Brooklyn rockers The Hold Steady were in town for a show, they stopped by the studio to play a couple of songs and talk about their upcoming album, Teeth Dreams.

In the Studio: Johnnyswim

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Amanda Sudano and Abner Ramirez are the singing duo Johnnyswim. Their star is on the rise with their forthcoming full length album coming out soon that features their great harmonies and obvious chemistry with one another. Recently in town as part of the Communion showcase, they stopped by the studio and sang a couple of songs for us and talked about their lives as a couple and as musicians.

Live Lunch Listen: Randall Bramblett

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Randall Bramblett is playing Jim Porters tonight, but he and his band stopped by the studio for Live Lunch first.

Photos and Interview: The Wood Brothers

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Before their outstanding Winter Wednesday show at the Clifton Center, The Wood Brothers brought their harmonies, humor and a “shuitar” to the WFPK studio. Here is the in-studio session and some photos from Winter Wednesday.

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!