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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Dangermuffin will bring new tunes off their record Heritage to Lexington and The Burl on April 19.

Dangermuffin heals through music

Matt Wickstrom April 12, 2017

Founded in 2007, Dangermuffin returns to their roots while also shaking things up on their sixth studio album “Heritage”, an eight-track blend of jam, folk and Americana influences. Dangermuffin pulls...

The Moonshiners Ball has finalized its 2017 lineup, with Kentuckians Ben Sollee and Justin Wells leading the pack of new additions.

Ben Sollee, Justin Wells and more added to Moonshiner’s Ball

Matt Wickstrom March 7, 2017

Hosted by the Blind Corn Liquor Pickers, the 2017 Moonshiner’s Ball has rounded out its lineup for its fourth iteration with Ben Sollee, Justin Wells, Quiet Hollers, May Erlewine, Driftwood Gypsy, HuDost,...

The third annual Lexington Music Awards will take place at 6 p.m. on Jan. 29 at the Lyric Theatre.

The Wooks clean up at Lexington Music Awards

January 29, 2017

The Wooks walked away big winners at the third annual Lexington Community Awards on Sunday night, picking up victories for Song of the Year for the number “County Girl” and Album of the Year for their...

The Baja Yetis perform at Cosmic Charlies on Dec. 17 to celebrate the release of their debut album Gone Planet.

Baja Yetis explore unknown in ‘Gone Planet’

January 11, 2017

Packing small stages around Central Kentucky since 2010 has been the big sound of improvisational soul and jazz octet The Baja Yetis. Last month the group released their debut record Gone Planet, taking...

BCTC environmental science and sign language junior Katie Stillwell makes a Turtle Mocha at Common Grounds on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010. Photo by Adam Wolffbrandt

Party for 24 years of local business

Aayat Ali October 10, 2016

College students can thank local coffee shops for providing them a second home, especially in the midst of midterm week. To celebrate 24 years of local businesses, Common Grounds will be hosting the Grand...

Driftwood Gypsy will perform at Als Bar on Friday. Photo provided by Kim Blackburn at The Starving Artist Kentucky.

Driftwood Gypsy’s ‘dabstomp’ roll from Al’s Bar through festival season

Matt Wickstrom February 25, 2016

This Friday night, local band Driftwood Gypsy will be bringing its unique sound, which guitarist Dereck Oldham refers to as “dabstomp,” to Al’s Bar on the corner of Limestone and West Sixth streets....

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