WEKU

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WEKU broadcasts news, information, entertainment and music  to more than 50,000 listeners in central and southeastern Kentucky on WEKU 88.9FM in Richmond-Lexington, WEKH 90.9FM in Hazard, WEKF 88.5FM in Corbin and WEKP, 90.1 in Pineville. WEKU is a public radio service of Eastern Kentucky University. By extending the reach of the University, WEKU's mission is to enhance the quality of life in the Commonwealth by providing listeners with news, information and vibrant cultural programming.

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95 Pieces

Red Barn Radio is a syndicated weekly radio show produced from live recordings in Lexington, Kentucky. Our live sessions are open to the public and offer the live audience a unique opportunity to experience grassroots artists influenced by the southern sound. Our radio show brings this experience to our listening audience around the world.

  • From: WEKU
  • Updated: Oct 05, 2020

Latest Pieces

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Theo and Brenna MacMillan are originally from Winchester, Kentucky where they grew up with ten other siblings.

  • Added: Jun 27, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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Originally from North Andover, MA and currently residing in Nashville, TN, Michelle Canning is known as one of the most energetic performers of blu...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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Tyler’s Stephens’ voice, deeper and a bit gravelly, first comes in on his self-titled 2018 album with a classic Southern accent that lets his audie...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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Wesley Michael Hayes is not in the business of writing music to escape from life. Rather, it’s an outlet, and Wesley prides himself on the raw and ...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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A true country music revivalist, this doesn’t stop Jamie Suttle’s music from weaving the gritty, heart-wrenching emotion that country is known for ...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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A celebrated classical violinist who crosses genres into fiddling, Lydia Byard Mercer plays music that feels like its lifting you onto your toes.

  • Added: Jun 27, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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Quite Literally is a Jazz-inspired Folk band that captures the spirit of the past, yet brings forth a fun and fresh outlook to modern songwriting.

  • Added: Jun 25, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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An award-winning instrumentalist, Blakeley Burger has studied violin for 15 years, adding guitar and mandolin to her list of instruments.

  • Added: Jun 25, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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Troy Burchett’s emotional lyrics and controlled, Elvis-esque vibrato are enough to catch anyone’s attention who cares at all about country music.

  • Added: Jun 25, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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Priding themselves on being a part of a genre that is yet un-tagged, Downtown County Band brings the punk, soul, and rock from their bluegrass inst...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2020
  • Length: 59:00