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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

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 2017 Moonshiners Ball will feature headlining musical performances from Con Brio, Lydia Loveless and The Marcus King Band.

Con Brio, Lydia Loveless, Marcus King to headline Moonshiner’s Ball

Matt Wickstrom January 17, 2017

Headed into its fourth year, the 2017 Moonshiner’s Ball looks to be the festival’s biggest and most ambitious production yet, with Con Brio, Lydia Loveless and The Marcus King Band serving as headlining...

On any given night youre sure to find eclectic music, fine brews, and delectable barbecue at Willies Locally Known.

Willie’s provides the best of music, brews and BBQ

Gordon Kaye November 16, 2016

Whether you’re craving a large portion of freshly smoked pork, a live sampling of a new band or a good beer, Willie’s Locally Known has you covered. Now a staple of the Lexington live music scene,...

Shannon Vetter celebrate the release of his album Rapid Cycle on Saturday, Nov. 12 at Best Friend Bar.

Vetter flies solo with ‘Rapid Cycle’

November 9, 2016

If you’re a music fan in Kentucky, chances are you’ve heard Shannon Vetter perform a time or two. The well-versed musician has made the rounds throughout the Bluegrass for the last decade and a half...

Horse Feathers return to Lexington to perform at Soulful Space with Daisy Helmuth on Thursday, Oct. 20.

Horses of a feather flock together

October 19, 2016

For over a decade, Portland, Oregon’s Horse Feathers have stampeded around the country performing their unique blend of intimate indie folk. This Thursday the ensemble ventures into the confines of Good...

Vandaveer, a band led by Lexingtonian Mark Charles Heidinger, released its fifth full length album, The Wild Mercury, Feb. 19.

Vandaveer shows pride in its Lexington roots, releases new album

Matt Wickstrom March 4, 2016

The musical escapades of Mark Charles Heidinger have seen the Lexingtonian traverse the country, but his strong Kentucky ties always seem to find their way into the folk-pop stylings of his near decade...

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