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The Best Men Win

When kids grow up with something to prove, they can become stubborn and a bit hardheaded. But when those kids grow up to be adults who want to make a living as musicians … well, they just might become superstars. So goes the story of Sundy Best. more »

Feb 25, 2014 by in Music (1 Comments)

Giftable Music

From folk to rock and bluegrass to jazz, works by Kentucky musicians make great stocking stuffers. Reviews of albums by Ricky Skaggs, Cheyenne Mize and Cage the Elephant will get you in the musical gift-giving mood. more »

Nov 18, 2013 by in Music

A Higher Purpose

Gospel group Chad Higgins & In Spirit and In Truth entertain and inspire more »

Jul 18, 2013 by in Music

Cheryl Amstutz

Strike Up the Bands

Musicians find their rhythm and create the sweet harmony of community more »

Jun 26, 2013 by in Music

The 18th annual Goose on the Lake Music Festival takes place in Allegre on May 31 - June 1.

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Kentucky's Best Kept Festival Secret

For a cool vibe in a beautiful setting, the 18th annual Goose on the Lake Music Festival can't be beat. more »

May 28, 2013 by in Music

Keep on Shinin'

Owensboro educators, advocates and students carry the torch of bluegrass music’s legacy more »

May 20, 2013 by in Music

Our States. Our Sounds. Part Three: Music for the Multitudes

The final installment of our three-part series celebrating Kentucky's musical heritage. more »

Mar 25, 2013 by in Music

Of Musical Note

A new group of musicians will soon have their names inscribed in the history books as members of the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame. more »

Mar 25, 2013 by in Music

Old-time Originality: The 23 String Band

The Kentucky band’s sound can be a little hard to pin down because it’s roots music, old-time music, a touch of bluegrass and a whole lot of original. more »

Feb 20, 2013 by in Music

Our State. Our Sounds. Part Two: From Minstrel Shows to the Mines

The second installment of our three-part series celebrating Kentucky's musical heritage. more »

Feb 20, 2013 by in Music

Our State. Our Sounds. Part One: Traditional Beginnings

This first story of our three-part series explores the traditional beginnings of Kentucky's musical culture. more »

Jan 18, 2013 by in Music (2 Comments)

Breeding Musicians

Brother and sister act, The Breedings, are chasing their dreams and following in their father's musical footsteps. more »

Jan 2, 2013 by in Music

Music Review

Bring It on Home Joan Osborne Saguaro Road Records, 2012 more »

Jul 27, 2012 in Music

On the Rootsy Side of the Dial

Southerners have a long history of heading north to find jobs but keeping one foot in their homeland. more »

Jul 27, 2012 in Music

The Gift of Music

There’s a couple in eastern Kentucky, Peter and Phyllis Coffey, who don’t play music for a living but see it as essential to a good life. more »

Jul 27, 2012 in Music

Music Review

Locked Doors and Pretty Fences Joel Henderson TroubleCure Records, 2012 more »

Jul 27, 2012 in Music

Exactly Where He Should Be

When singer/songwriter Chris Knight began his professional music career in 1994, he never expected to be a top 40 star... more »

Jul 27, 2012 in Music

Parallel Lives

The twisted road that brought Louisville’s favorite festival and Kentucky’s favorite band together at last. more »

Jun 29, 2012 by in Music

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