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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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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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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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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 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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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