Monday, January 30, 2017

THAT was fun!

DeBraun Thomas accepting Community Service Award for WUKY

Here is the Lexington Herald-Leader wrap up!

Here is Sound-of-Lexington's write-up!

Here is the KY Kernel write-up!

Photo spread from Tops In Lexington!

Channel 36 wrap-up interview!

Chillin' wrap-up interview with Kenny Cummings!

Univeristy of KY article!


Here's the complete list of winners, in order of presentation:

Best live music venue: Willie’s Locally Known

Best music store (instruments): Willcutt Guitars

Best music company: CD Central

Best recording studio/producer/engineer: Sneak Attack (Jason Groves)

Jay Flippin Music Educator Award: Beth Dean Mankel

Best live sound technician: Matthew Florez

Best DJ (radio): Kenny Cummings

Best instrument repair/builders/customization: Willcutt Guitars

Best American/folk act: Tyler Childers

Best blues act: Tee Dee Young

Best classical act: Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra

Best country/bluegrass act: The Wooks

Best funk/R&B/reggae act: Driftwood Gypsy

Best hip-hop/rap act: Hybrid-the-rapper

Best jazz/Latin/big band/world act: Miles Osland

Best pop act: Rhyan Sinclair

Best rock act: Brent Penny Band

Best singer-songwriter: Tyler Childers

Best cover band/variety act: Lexington Lab Band

Best female vocalist: Gail Wynters

Best male vocalist: Corey Cross

Best drummer/percussionist: Ryan McQuerry

Best guitarist: Ben Lacy

Best bassist: Robert Trott

Best keyboardist: Raleigh Dailey

Best wind/brass: Miles Osland

Best strings: Maggie Lander

Community service: WUKY-FM

Critic’s choice award: University of Kentucky Wildcat Marching Band
Song of the year: “County Girl,” The Wooks

Album of the year: “Little Circles,” The Wooks

Friday, January 20, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Interviews Pre-Event

I'll up-date as they post/air/print....starting with an interview for an Australian publication....though many are not exclusively awards interviews.

Overheard Productions

Herald-Leader Boomer Piece

Herald-Leader Lifetime Winners

Herald-Leader Album of the Year

Red Barn Radio

Room 17 Productions

Radio WVLK FB Live

WVLK w/ Jack Pattie

WUKY with Nick Lawrence

WEKU story