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WRFL Week 9/14-9/18
Joshua Massey

Join us in celebrating the first ever WRFL Week - a multi-day event that gives you the chance to learn about WRFL's history, relive some of its most memorable moments, engag...

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Become a WRFL DJ! DisOrientation 9/19
Emerson Dupree

Want to get involved with WRFL as a DJ? Or know a friend who does? The Fall 2020 DisOrientation is September 19th at 2 pm! DisOrientation is where the training process w...

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ConceptX: Music in Times of Social Crisis, 9/13
Rebecca Martinez

Coming up on Sunday, September 13th, WRFL is thrilled to present the second installment of our LIVE and VIRTUAL music education series - ConceptX. One of WRFL’s and UK’s ver...

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Tonight! (9/9) Cindy on 'WRFL Live'
Allison Pin

'WRFL Live' is back! Tonight, tune in to WRFL to hear Lexington surf-grunge duo Cindy. Cindy features the rock stylings of guitarist Bryce Benifield and drummer Josh Hutson....

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Get Your Band on "WRFL Live"!
Allison Pin

"WRFL Live" is back for the Fall semester! If you’re a local band or artist and you would be interested in performing virtually for "WRFL Live", please email wrfllocal@gmai...

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Lexington
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Committee discusses health disparities in Lexington
Alexander K Brinkhorst

When it comes to health, there are disparities that often fall along racial lines. This is evident here in Lexington, where the coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately ...

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UK faces communication challenges going in to fall semester
Alexander K Brinkhorst

On June 16, the University of Kentucky released it’s fall restart playbook which included a plan for a return to in-person classes and characterized online classes as a “con...

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The Sunny Collection - An Interview with Marley Carter
Von Nolan

To kick off Summer 2020, I recently met with Lexington rapper and philanthropist, Marley Carter at Sportsman Club Lake in Midway, Kentucky to discuss his latest EP, "The Sun...

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Local Artists
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Anonimuss Rose wants to balance your chakras on debut album, "Serendipity"
Jelyn Washington-Mays

Anonimuss Rose. Remember that name. The Lexington-based, 26 year-old creates both neo-soul and hip-hop music. deeming herself a “soul-hop” artist. Anonimuss Rose has creat...

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Submit PSAs to WRFL
Aileen

WRFL wants to air your PSAs WRFL supports community and school involvement by incorporating public service announcements during every hour of radio programming, around the ...

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Conceptx
ConceptX: A Crate-Digger's Guide to Hip Hop, July 12
Rebecca Martinez

Coming up on Sunday, July 12th, WRFL is thrilled to present the first iteration of our LIVE and VIRTUAL music education series - ConceptX. To kick off the series, one of WRF...

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5 Standout EPs of Q2 2020
Stephen Hicks

Here is a handful of bite-sized releases that have kept me sane the past three months and I hope they do the same for you. Stay safe and keep fighting the good fight! ReM...

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"Da 5 Bloods"- Good, but was it necessary?
Jelyn Washington-Mays

This review contains spoilers for "Da 5 Bloods" Spike Lee is an absolute legend. He is indisputably one of the most iconic and prolific filmmakers across the last five ...

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Noisebody
Noise From the Attic: Noisebody, July 2
Joshua Massey

Louisville psych-pop rising star Noisebody has graciously curated a special mix of tunes to be broadcasted over the WRFL airwaves TOMORROW from 6-8PM EST. “I put together a...

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June 30, Pride Month Virtual Dance Party
Mary Celeste Clark

Celebrate Pride at a distance! To close out Pride month, UK's LGBTQ* Resources will be hosting a dance party over Instagram Live @ukylgbtq. Tonight's virtual dance party sta...

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What does J. Cole's "Snow On Tha Bluff" say about Black women?
Jelyn Washington-Mays

J. Cole’s latest and first release of 2020 has social media divided. “Snow on tha Bluff” dropped last week. The track is clearly a response to the police brutality that has...

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Noise From the Attic: Fred Table and the Chairs, June 25
Aileen

COMING TO A FACEBOOK LIVESTREAM NEAR YOU - Fred Table and the Chairs is taking the Noise From the Attic virtual stage tomorrow to deliver some serious, glitchy experimental ...

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That's What Makes WRFL
Joshua Massey

WRFL is looking for your input! Help celebrate deep ties within the central Kentucky music community with our "That's What Makes WRFL..." programming. We need YOU to submit...

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Noise From the Attic: The Velvet Rage, June 18th
Joshua Massey

Do yourself a favor and tune-in to this week’s Noise From the Attic series performance, featuring the gothic, shoegazey experimentations of Lexington’s The Velvet Rage. Thi...

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Devine Carama searches for faith on "Worshipping in the Wilderness"
Kennedy Sabharwal

This interview will air on WRFL's No!Ah! on Friday, June 12 at 10am EST How do you keep your faith when navigating life feels like being lost in a forest? That's the questi...

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Noise From the Attic: Live Island, June 11
Joshua Massey

Journey to the inner reaches of your soul on this week's Noise From the Attic: WRFL Livestream Concert Series and witness the ambient, electronic experimentations of the elu...

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Missed DisOrientation? No Problem!
Emerson Dupree

Thanks to everyone who showed out for this summer’s DisO! If you missed it and still want to get involved in the summer training process, DON’T FRET! Send an email on over t...

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Ways you can take action for Black lives
Tyler Marie

The killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis on May 25 sparked an uprising of people across the country against systemic racism, police brutality, and injustice. In ...

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Noise From the Attic: Luxury Elite, June 4
Joshua Massey

From the mysterious vaporwave producer and Lexington native Luxury Elite, comes an exclusive 2 hour mixtape of music that has personally inspired her iconic lofi vaporwave s...

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Romantic Relevance release "What These Years Felt Like Pt. 2."
Kennedy Sabharwal

Lexington rock band Romantic Relevance has been working hard during quarantine to release their new EP titled "What These Years Felt Like Pt. 2." I was able to catch up with...

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WRFL DisOrientation, June 3
Emerson Dupree

Looking for something fun to do during quarantine? Ever wanted to get involved at WRFL or host your own radio show? Now is your chance to learn how at WRFL’s summer virtual ...

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Noise From the Attic: Monkeys Of A Bygone Era, May 28
Joshua Massey

In this week's Noise From the Attic: WRFL Livestream Concert Series, we will be featuring the Bowie-esque experimentations of Monkeys Of A Bygone Era. If you've caught the...

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Lexington
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Initiative Helps Furloughed Workers, Food Insecure
Kennedy Sabharwal

A new initiative is working to combat the issue Lexington has with food insecurity, amidst COVID-19 and with restaurant employees out of work. Nourish Lexington was created ...

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Students lack motivation with online classes
Kennedy Sabharwal

Even top students are having trouble paying attention to their online classes. Take it from Sayre School junior, Parker Stewart, who is planning to attend Stanford for coll...

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Noise From the Attic: Wes Farmer, May 21
Joshua Massey

Don’t miss this week’s Noise From the Attic performance, featuring the ambient post-rock experimentations of Lexington’s very own, Wes Farmer. This Thursday at 7pm, come on...

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Emily Blue gets personal on "Aperture"
Noah Oldham

I’ll admit that when I logged on to my Zoom interview with Emily Blue, I was wearing her merch. It was a t-shirt for the Chicago-based glitch pop singer’s single, “Rico Aci...

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Lexington
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LexArts and Blue Grass Community Foundation support local artists during pandemic
Kennedy Sabharwal

The arts are struggling during the pandemic just as much as other businesses. ` To combat this, LexArts and the Blue Grass Community Foundation have teamed up to create a ...

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Noise From the Attic: Idiot Glee, May 14
Joshua Massey

This week’s installment of Noise From the Attic: WRFL Livestream Concert Series features local electro-pop legend, James Friley of Idiot Glee. Tune in on WRFL's Facebook ton...

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On "Thirteen" Louis Prince projects honesty and discovery
Noah Oldham

Introspection is one of the themes behind the jazz-infused album "Thirteen." That's according to the artist behind the project, Louis Prince- A.K.A Jake McMullen. McMullen i...

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Lexington
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"Together We Are Stronger" PRHBTN shares art downtown
Kennedy Sabharwal

While art galleries might be closed right now, there are still safe ways to see art in Lexington. A street-art festival is working on a new project to contribute to the col...

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Puckett Electric releases album, "No Magic"
Noah Oldham

The Lexington-based, Psychedelic-Americana rock band Puckett Electric releases their second album, "No Magic" today, May 8. WRFL talked to the man behind Puckett Electric, S...

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Noise From the Attic: Mammoth Cave II, May 7
Joshua Massey

THIS THURSDAY (5/7): The kings of hashrock, Lexington’s very own Mammoth Cave II, are taking the Facebook Live stage on this week’s iteration of WRFL’s Noise From the Attic ...

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WRFL and UK celebrate graduates
Joshua Massey

Join WRFL and the University of Kentucky in celebrating the graduating class of 2020! WRFL would like to congratulate UK's graduating class on their collegiate success, and...

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Noise From the Attic: Robert Beatty, April 30
Joshua Massey

What's that noise coming from the attic? Don't worry, quarantine isn't causing you to hallucinate fanciful tunes, those are REAL sounds coming from your attic. But they're n...

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Noise From the Attic: Exclusive ADULT. Mix for WRFL Livestream
Joshua Massey

What's that noise coming from the attic? The legendary industrial-dance duo, ADULT., has graciously crafted WRFL an exclusive dystopian post-modern mix of tunes, which we w...

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WRFL Sweatshirts Available Now!
Joshua Massey

It's the new WRFL merch you didn't know you needed until today- sweatshirts! Designed by WRFL's design director, Elisa Russell, the sweatshirts feature a yellow, pink, a...

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Watch Now! Rebecca Rego on "WRFL Live"
Maurice Fleming

Click here to watch Rebecca Rego and The Trainmen perform their song "Fear, Love and Greed" on WRFL Live. Rebecca Rego is a singer-songwriter based out of Louisville. The T...

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Poems from "Second Skin"
Katerina

Content warning: domestic violence. My name is Katerina Stoykova and I’m the host of Accents on WRFL. I want to share several poems from my latest book, "Second Skin." Thi...

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Sour Cream release second album, “Dirty Lemon”
Noah Oldham

Lexington rock band, Sour Cream, releases their sophomore album, Dirty Lemon, today. Sour Cream features Harlan Cecil on guitar and vocals, Jon McGee on drums and vocals, a...

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Creamboy release debut album "Clean Up My Mind"
Noah Oldham

Cincinnati rock band, Creamboy, releases their debut album Clean Up My Mind today. The band features Theo Backus on vocals and guitar, Hally Fulford on bass and Elijah Bats...

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Meet the DJs
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Meet the DJs- Allison Pin, General Manager
Noah Oldham

This DJ's weapon of choice is some smooth jams. Allison Pin is the current WRFL General Manager. Her show, Weapons of Choice was last on air in the fall of 2019. Although Al...

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COVID-19 Station Operations Update
Joshua Massey

As the effects of COVID-19 resonate across our campus, community, and Commonwealth, WRFL continues its mission delivering an alternative source of music, news, and culture t...

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5 Records that Stood Out in Q1 of 2020
Stephen Hicks

Since I’m not on the air to do Something Completely Different, my “Best of 2020 (so far)” Sp*tify collaborative playlist is at the bottom, feel free to follow/add to it. Her...

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Spring RiFLe Now Online
Aileen

The wait is over... meet the Spring 2020 edition of the RiFLe— which has gone completely digital! For the first time ever, our newest edition of the RiFLe is entirely onlin...

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Watch Now! Romantic Relevance on "WRFL Live"
Maurice Fleming

Click here to watch Wilmore rock band Romantic Relevance perform their song "Part of It" on WRFL Live. Romantic Relevance is a rock band from Wilmore, Kentucky featuring Di...

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Meet the DJs
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Meet the DJs- Tyler Marie, "Signal Boost"
Noah Oldham

WRFL would like you to meet DJ Tyler Marie. You can tune in to her show Signal Boost on Saturdays from 2-5am. How long have you been a WRFL DJ? I started training to be a ...

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Meet The DJs
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Meet the DJs- Michelle 100% Authentic Human DJ, "1969 in the sunshine"
Noah Oldham

WRFL would like you to meet a 100% authentic human DJ, with absolutely no aspirations of world domination. You can tune in to 1969 in the sunshine with Michelle the 100% Aut...

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Meet The DJs
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Meet the DJs- Indrani, "indrani gets next to you"
Noah Oldham

While WRFL wants to encourage social distancing at this time, there's nothing wrong with Indrani getting next to you over the radio waves (or our digital stream, for that ma...

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Watch Now! GolfView Drive on "WRFL Live"
Maurice Fleming

Watch Lexington indie rock band GolfView Drive perform their song "Return" on WRFL Live by clicking here. GolfView Drive is an ambient indie rock band from Lexington. The b...

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Meet the DJs- Lexi O'Donnell, "Pulp"
Noah Oldham

WRFL would like you to meet one of our newer DJs. Her name is Lexi O'Donnell and she's serving up some fresh squeezed punk tunes on her show Pulp. You can start your early ...

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Meet the DJs- Maggie Stinson, "Canned Sardines"
Noah Oldham

While everyone is stocking up on canned goods, WRFL is stocking up on Canned Sardines. You can tune into Canned Sardines with DJ Maggie Stinson on Thursdays from midnight t...

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Meet the DJs- Eric Maines, "Russian Radio"
Noah Oldham

Russian is taking over our radio waves. Russian Radio on WRFL is the best source to hear Russian literature and music. And the current DJ behind the show is Eric Maines. Eri...

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This Saturday- WRFL's 32nd Birthday Bash
Joshua Massey

Come celebrate WRFL's 32nd Birthday with us at 21c Lexington on March 7th. The doors will open at 7pm and music will begin at 8pm. This event is FREE to all ages! This yea...

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Meet the DJs- Emme Dupree "Squids Will Be Squids"
Noah Oldham

This next DJ we want you to meet is currently serving as WRFL's Volunteer Director. Her name is Emme Dupree, and you can hear her show Squids Will Be Squids on Thursdays fro...

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NISHA- Pushing for representation in music
Tyler Marie

NISHA is a multi-genre (pop and hip-hop) indie artist and a rising star. In this long-form interview with Tyler Marie, DJ of WRFL's Signal Boost (Saturdays 2-5am), they dis...

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Meet The DJs
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Meet the DJs- Jen Wayland "next jen"
Noah Oldham

This next DJ that we at WRFL want you to meet is Jen Wayland. You can tune in to next jen on WRFL, Thursdays from 2-4pm, for a mix of folk and acoustic music. How long ha...

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Meet the DJs- David Cubine, "Dave's Deep Dives"
Noah Oldham

WRFL would like you to meet David Cubine, the DJ behind Dave's Deep Dives. You can tune into this show for a mix of rock, blues, americana and more on Wednesdays from 10am ...

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Meet the DJs- Colonel Paco Chaos, "The Pacobilly Hour"
Noah Oldham

WRFL would like for you to meet Kevin Martinez- but you may know him better as Colonel Paco Chaos, the DJ behind WRFL's The Pacobilly Hour. You can tune in to his show on W...

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Meet the DJs- Kay Simon, "The Gay Show"
Noah Oldham

WRFL wants to introduce you to Kay Simon. Kay is the host of WRFL's The Gay Show, an informative show about LGBTQ+ topics. You can tune into The Gay Show on Thursdays from ...

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WRFL Live
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Watch Now! Whalerus on "WRFL Live"
Maurice Fleming

WRFL was super stoked to have the local band Whalerus on WRFL Live recently. Watch Whalerus perform their song Sha-La-La by clicking here Whalerus is a self-described "sout...

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Meet The DJs
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Meet the DJs- Becky Fulton, "Woefully Unhip"
Noah Oldham

This next DJ we want you to meet is Becky Fulton. Becky is currently WRFL's Training Director. Before that, she was our Development Director. Starting this summer, Becky wil...

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Meet The DJs
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Meet the DJs- Stephen Hicks, "Something Completely Different"
Noah Oldham

This next DJ's show is something completely different- no seriously, that's the name of his show. WRFL would like you to meet Stephen Hicks. You can tune into his show Somet...

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This Saturday: WRFL's DisOrientation Spring 2020
Becky Fulton

Do you want to share your music taste with the Lexington community and beyond? Do you want to host a show talking about the topics that interest you? Do you want to learn wh...

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WRFL Live
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Coming Up on 'WRFL Live'- February
Anna Stamm

Tune in to WRFL Live to hear local artists showcase their music with a live in-studio performance, Wednesday nights from 8-10pm. Here's the artists playing on WRFL Live in ...

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Meet The DJs
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Meet the DJs- Rev Carr, "Vinyl Interiors"
Noah Oldham

In a time when virtually all music has gone digital, WRFL still has DJs who play their music from other, more vintage sources. This time on Meet the DJs we're meeting Rev Ca...

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WRFL's 2019 Recap
Noah Oldham

2019 was one hell of a year for WRFL. Watch the WRFL 2019 recap video by our Media Director Maurice Fleming here. Here's some of the things WRFL did in 2019: We had more ...

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Meet The DJs
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Meet the DJs- Brian Frye, "The Bindle"
Noah Oldham

Meet the DJs is a series where we get to know the DJs that keep WRFL on the air. This time around we're talking to our in-house legal expert, Brian Frye. You can hear Brian'...

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Meet The DJs
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Meet the DJs- Bill Cheves, "The World Beat"
Noah Oldham

Meet the DJs is a series where we get to know the people behind your favorite WRFL programs. WRFL has been running with a live in-studio DJ since 1988. One of those DJs who ...

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Meet The DJs
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Meet the DJs- Felicity Burch, "Queer and Cultured"
Noah Oldham

Meet the DJs is a series where we get to know the people that keep WRFL running 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, without any automation. This time we're meeting Felicity Bur...

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Meet The DJs
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Meet the DJs- Johnny Trash, "The Cutting Room Floor"
Noah Oldham

'Meet the DJs' is a blog series to get to know the DJs that keep WRFL running 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, without any automation. This time around we're meeting Jody Ba...

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Meet The DJs
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Meet the DJs- Katerina Stoykova, "Accents"
Noah Oldham

'Meet the DJs' is a new blog series to get to know the DJs that keep WRFL running 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, without any automation. The first DJ we're going to meet i...

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WRFL Live
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Coming Up on 'WRFL Live'- January
Anna Stamm

Tune in to WRFL Live to hear some local artists showcase their music, Wednesdays 8-10pm. Here's who is playing on WRFL Live the rest of January! January 15th- Whalerus, a L...

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Events
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Halloween Concert Review: .gif from god at Spinelli’s, Louisville
Stephen Hicks

Halloween was colder than a witch’s youknowwhat this year, so my girlfriend and I hit the road to Boo-uisville for a show at Spinelli’s Pizza (the CBGB’s for hardcore/punk/m...

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WRFL
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Life Away From Home- An Interview with Tim Gent
Von Nolan

WU-TANG CLAN : 36 Chambers 25th Anniversary Tour with Tim Gent and Nacirema Upon walking into Old Forerster’s Paristown Hall, you could literally feel the bubbling exciteme...

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This Saturday: WRFL's Wretched Fest Lex
Noah Oldham

Coming up this Saturday, October 19, WRFL and 'All Things Heavy' present Wretched Fest Lex. This metal music festival will feature the bands Electric Citizen, Earthling, Bo...

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Music
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Twentyninescene: The Shape of Punk to Come
Stephen Hicks

The 2010’s were a rough time for any alternative rock band, and although a handful of “scene” bands (READ: bands whose shirts you can find at Hot Topic) broke the Billboard ...

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Local Artists
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The Dreaded Laramie drop video for "Daffodils & Love"
Noah Oldham

A pug, a gym class parachute and Greek mythology. What more could you want in a music video? Self described “crunchy pop band,” The Dreaded Laramie, just dropped a music vi...

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The Hottest Riffs of Summer 2019
Stephen Hicks

It’s over 90 degrees in Lexington this week! The only thing hotter than this Kentucky summer are these flaming riffs you’ll hear on shows like “Something Completely Differen...

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Forrest to play WRFL's Sunburn Series
Noah Oldham

Leave the sunblock at home. Coming up Thursday, July 11, Lexington "post sludge" band, Forrest, will be playing as part of WRFL's Sunburn Series. Band members include Rile...

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Local Artist: Forrest
Neha Yousuf

October 8, 2018 “It’s like Forrest Gump but without the Gump.” Lexington, instrumental-progressive-sludge-metal-band, Forrest came to play on WRFL Live on Wednesday, Octob...

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Local Artist: Ivy Rye
Noah Oldham

September 5, 2018 Lexington alt-rock band, Ivy Rye, came to play on WRFL Live on Wednesday, August 24. They played some of their favorite singles, including “Cloudz,” “Vood...

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Local Artist: The Ego Trippers
Noah Oldham

August 13, 2018 Louisville rock band, The Ego Trippers, came to play on WRFL Live on Wednesday, August 8. The band played a collection of songs off their self-titled EP, “T...

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Remembering Saint Jerrod Figgs
Noah Oldham

August 3rd, 2018 Saint Jerrod Figgs, a treasured member of the Lexington music scene since the 80’s, died Monday, July 30. According to his former wife, Amy Byers Figgs, he...

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Local Artist: Big Fresh
Noah Oldham

July 25, 2018 Lexington band, Big Fresh, has some fresh music coming soon. The band, about the size of a small army, was a guest on WRFL Live. Big Fresh played a collection...

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Bunbury 2018: Highs and Lows
Noah Oldham

June 4, 2018 The Bunbury music festival has been attracting music fans to Cincinnati for seven years now by hosting a variety of popular music acts from across genres. This...

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Local Artist: People Planet
Noah Oldham

June 6, 2018 People Planet has out-of-this-world talent. The local band performed on WRFL Live on Wednesday, June 6, playing a collection of their songs, including, “Moment...

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Local Artist: Johnny Conqueroo
Noah Oldham

May 30, 2018 Johnny Conqueroo is conquering the Lexington music scene. The popular rock band took over WRFL Live Wednesday, May 30. Conqueroo played a collection of their s...

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Local Artist: Space Camp
Noah Oldham

May 23, 2018 On Wednesday, May 23, Lexington rock band, Space Camp, performed on WRFL Live with guest host, DJ Zach Monk. Band members include: Shane Goforth- Lead guitar...

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Local Artist: Blueprints and Elements
Noah Oldham

May 16, 2018 On Wednesday, May 16, Covington rock band, Blueprints and Elements, performed on WRFL Live. The band played a mix of their old songs and songs off their upcomi...

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Local Artists
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Local Artist: Devine Carama
Noah Oldham

May 9, 2018 Local rapper and community activist, Devine Carama, performed and gave an insightful interview about Lexington’s hip hop community on WRFL Live, on Wednesday, M...

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Local Artist: Watkins
Noah Oldham

By Noah Oldham April 25, 2018 Nashville band, Watkins, delivered a fantastic performance on WRFL Live, on Wednesday the 25. The self-described experimental rock band played...

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Local Artist: Jack Holiday & the Westerners
Noah Oldham

By Noah Oldham April 18, 2018 Louisville-based rock band, Jack Holiday & the Westerners, came down to Lexington on April 18 to rock out on WRFL Live. The band played a ...

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Local Artist: Vena Cava
Noah Oldham

By Noah Oldham April 11, 2018 After a last-minute cancellation by another band, Vena Cava saved the day by coming in to perform on WRFL Live on Wednesday the 11th. The ban...

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Local Artist: Jone$y
Noah Oldham

Noah Oldham April 4, 2018 Local rappers, Jone$y (pronounced Jonesy), DS10t (pronounced “Distant”) and FreDD c. delivered a high energy performance on WRFL Live, on Wednesda...

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Local Artist: The Last Origin
Noah Oldham

Noah Oldham March 21, 2018 The Last Origin isn’t the newest action blockbuster – it’s the indie rock band that performed on WRFL Live, Wednesday night. The band played some...

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WRFL 30th Birthday BASH RECAP
Noah Oldham

Friday: 30 years calls for more than just one celebration – it calls for three. That’s why WRFL threw a three-day Birthday Bash in celebration of the college radio station’s...

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Local Artists
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Local Artist: Eric Bolander
Noah Oldham

By Noah Oldham Eric Bolander is a high school art teacher by day, rocker by night. The guitarist and vocalist from the rock band, Alcatraz Shakedown, came and performed on ...

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Events
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An Inside Look at Underground Formal
Noah Oldham

By Jason Schroeder Underground Formal is what we wished high school prom would have been. For those who didn’t have a great prom or didn’t have one at all, it was a great o...

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WRFL Music Trivia Pint Night
Ben Allen

WRFL invites you to join us on February 16th at Mellow Mushroom, east upper street location, at 6 PM for a night of fun and music trivia! Teams will compete in trivia for th...

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WRFL's 30th Birthday Bash!
Grant Sparks

WRFL presents The 30th Birthday Bash happening March 2 through March 4 at The Burl on Manchester Street. This event features Washed Out, headlining on Friday, Cults, headlin...

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Concert
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Girlpool
Grant Sparks

Girlpool at the Burl Palm Lala Lala Costume Contest! -- Prizes will be awarded before Girlpool goes on. 275 Thomson Rd, Lexington, KY 40508 $10 Ages 18+ Buy tickets h...

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Queerslang 2017
Ashleigh Barks

Queerslang, WRFL’s annual LGBTQ cultural festival, returns this October! Queerslang is a music and learning festival celebrating Lexington’s lesbian, gay, bi, transgender, q...

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Know Your Own 2017
Ashleigh Barks

Join us at the 90 lawn on the University of Kentucky campus for our annual Know Your Own concert! The concert will feature Lexington local Johnny Conqueroo with opener Jande...

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Jamaican Queens at Cosmic Charlies
Ashleigh Barks

WRFL presents Jamaican Queens with opener Attempt on Saturday, August 19th, at Cosmic Charlie's! Doors will open at 7PM. The show is 18+ and tickets will be sold for $5 at t...

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Sunburn Series
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Big Fresh | Series Finale
Ashleigh Barks

WRFL’s finishes their Sunburn Series with local artist Big Fresh at Al’s Beer Garden on July 20th! On Thursday, July 20th, Big Fresh will be the finale to WRFL’s summer lon...

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Concert Review
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Shaky Knees
Grant Sparks

In the heart of Atlanta, Shaky Knees is in its fourth year. The festival kicked off on a Friday, and despite the potential forecast for rain, the weekend was perfect for a f...

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Sunburn Series
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Beat Awfuls
Grant Sparks

Lexington locals Beat Awfuls continues WRFL’s Sunburn series at Al’s Bar on July 6th! WRFL continues their Sunburn series with lo-fi rock and roll group Beat Awfuls at Al’s...

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Sunburn Series
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Jone$y
Grant Sparks

Jone$y performs on Thursday, June 22nd as the second free concert in WRFL’s summer long Sunburn Series. Jone$y is a hip-hop and soul rapper originating from Columbia, Kentu...

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