Aaron Sharpe http://wnku.org en Buckle Up for Buckle Up http://wnku.org/post/buckle-buckle <p>Anyone who went down to <a href="http://bunburyfestival.com/" target="_blank">Bunbury Music Festival</a> on Cincinnati's riverfront this past weekend knows that a lot of work must have gone into setting up those six (count 'em...six) stages, dozens of vendor booths, beer trucks, tents and trailers, fencing, and everything else you wouldn't normally find at Sawyer Point or Yeatman's Cove on a typical weekend.&nbsp; In fact, so much went into the set up for Bunbury, that the organizers decided they really didn't want to take it all back down after just three days.&nbsp; So, what do they do?&n Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:36:47 +0000 Aaron Sharpe 38015 at http://wnku.org Buckle Up for Buckle Up Bunbury Bellweather Session: 500 Miles to Memphis http://wnku.org/post/bunbury-bellweather-session-500-miles-memphis <p><a href="http://www.500mtm.com/" target="_blank">500 Miles to Memphis</a> is the second act in a series of videos shot at last weekend's Bunbury Music Festival and produced by <a href="http://cincymusic.com/" target="_blank">Cincymusic.com</a>.&nbsp;</p><p>500 Miles to Memphis is a <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cowpunk" target="_blank">Cowpunk</a> band from right here in Cincinnati.&nbsp; If it's not already obvious, a quick check of Google Maps will help explain where they came up with the name.</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:49:25 +0000 Aaron Sharpe 38010 at http://wnku.org Bunbury Bellweather Session: 500 Miles to Memphis Bunbury Bellweather Session: Jesse Thomas http://wnku.org/post/bunbury-bellweather-session-jesse-thomas <p>Our friends at <a href="http://cincymusic.com/" target="_blank">Cincymusic.com</a> were busy bees at this past weekend's <a href="http://www.bunburyfestival.com/" target="_blank">Bunbury Music Festival</a>.&nbsp; They partnered with <a href="https://www.youtube.com/user/BellwetherSessions" target="_blank">Bellweather</a> and <a href="http://www.ironwingstudios.com/" target="_blank">Iron Wing Recording Studio</a> to produce the Bellweather Sessions recorded live in the Bunbury VIP tent.</p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:18:17 +0000 Aaron Sharpe 37974 at http://wnku.org Bunbury Bellweather Session: Jesse Thomas Come See Us at this Weekend's Bunbury Music Festival http://wnku.org/post/come-see-us-weekends-bunbury-music-festival <p>The 3rd annual <a href="http://bunburyfestival.com">Bunbury Music Festival</a> returns to the banks of the Ohio River this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.&nbsp; As&nbsp; you prepare for the weekend, you'll want to head over to bunburyfestival.com for help with your planning.&nbsp; First things first.&nbsp; Check out the <a href="http://bunburyfestival.com/lineup-2014" target="_blank">lineup</a> for each day and figure out who you want to see and where to see them.&nbsp; Then, sign in to<a href="http://bunburyfestival.com/login?redirect_to=/my-schedule/edit" target="_blank"> create your own sc Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:04:05 +0000 Aaron Sharpe 32668 at http://wnku.org Come See Us at this Weekend's Bunbury Music Festival WNKU Welcomes the Ohio River Throwdown http://wnku.org/post/wnku-welcomes-ohio-river-throwdown <p>ON SALE NOW...WNKU welcomes the second annual Ohio River Throwdown&nbsp;back to Riverbend Music Center and PNC Pavilion this September.&nbsp; The all day festival was created to celebrate the roots of American music on the banks of the Ohio River where some of the most legendary Blues, Country, Bluegrass, R&amp;B and Rock N Roll records had their birth!&nbsp; Three stages, Twelve bands, One day only at Riverbend Music Center on Saturday, September 6...all made possible in part by WNKU.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 00:36:58 +0000 Aaron Sharpe 37309 at http://wnku.org WNKU Welcomes the Ohio River Throwdown Show Your Mary Peale Pride http://wnku.org/post/show-your-mary-peale-pride <p><a href="https://wnkuallegiance.nku.edu/WebModuleV862/Donate.aspx?P=WEB&amp;PAGETYPE=PLG&amp;CHECK=nTVTsCAcZKMVQycLjeawDdW0piuR9ZMb" target="_blank">Support The Real Mary Peale Show with a pledge of $10 per month</a> and we'll send you this fabulous Real Mary Peale T-Shirt. &nbsp;You won't find it in any store. Sat, 14 Jun 2014 16:00:59 +0000 Aaron Sharpe 33709 at http://wnku.org Show Your Mary Peale Pride WNKU to Partner with Green Forests Work http://wnku.org/post/wnku-partner-green-forests-work <p><strong><a href="https://wnkuallegiance.nku.edu/WebModuleV862/Donate.aspx?P=SUSTWEB&amp;PAGETYPE=PLG&amp;CHECK=zkJUoyMVICM7IwNM1Kmg6uzWDeZ%2beA1M">Become a Sustaining Member</a> of WNKU&nbsp;and plant one of thousands of trees on a former strip mine in Appalachia.</strong></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 07:35:31 +0000 Aaron Sharpe 36749 at http://wnku.org WNKU to Partner with Green Forests Work Time is Running Out to Enter the Ultimate VIP Summer Sweepstakes http://wnku.org/post/time-running-out-enter-ultimate-vip-summer-sweepstakes <p>You only have until midnight tonight to&nbsp;<a href="https://wnkuallegiance.nku.edu/WebModuleV862/Donate.aspx?P=WEB&amp;PAGETYPE=PLG&amp;CHECK=nTVTsCAcZKMVQycLjeawDdW0piuR9ZMb" target="_blank">renew your support</a>,&nbsp;<a href="https://wnkuallegiance.nku.edu/WebModuleV862/Donate.aspx?P=WEB&amp;PAGETYPE=PLG&amp;CHECK=nTVTsCAcZKMVQycLjeawDdW0piuR9ZMb" target="_blank">make your first ever pledge</a>, or&nbsp;<a href="https://wnkuallegiance.nku.edu/WebModuleV862/Donate.aspx?P=WEB&amp;PAGETYPE=PLG&amp;CHECK=nTVTsCAcZKMVQycLjeawDdW0piuR9ZMb" target="_blank">give an additional gift to&nbsp;WNKU</a>&nbsp;and&nbsp;be automatically entered to win the ultimate VIP summer concert experience from our friends at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.riverbend.org/index.php" target="_blank">Riverbend&nbsp;Music Center</a>&nbsp;and PNC Pavilion.</p><p><strong><a href="https://wnkuallegiance.nku.edu/WebModuleV862/Donate.aspx?P=WEB&amp;PAGETYPE=PLG&amp;CHECK=nTVTsCAcZKMVQycLjeawDdW0piuR9ZMb" target="_blank">PLEDGE NOW TO BE ENTERED TO WIN</a></strong> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 00:30:24 +0000 Aaron Sharpe 36376 at http://wnku.org Time is Running Out to Enter the Ultimate VIP Summer Sweepstakes Lydia Loveless to Headline Paddlefest this Saturday http://wnku.org/post/lydia-loveless-headline-paddlefest-saturday <p>Join WNKU and several thousand of our friends for the 13th Annual <a href="http://www.ohioriverpaddlefest.org/paddlefest/" target="_blank">Ohio River Paddlefest Weekend</a> this June 20 - 22 &nbsp;at Coney Island and Yeatman's Cove. &nbsp;For the first time ever, Paddlefest will take place Friday through Sunday instead of Thursday through Saturday, opening up all kinds of new possibilities. For music fans, this means a FULL day of non-stop music beginning at 11am Saturday morning and going until midnight with headliner, Lydia Loveless! &nbsp;But, let's not get ahead of ourselves. &nbsp;</p> Sat, 31 May 2014 18:14:34 +0000 Aaron Sharpe 36347 at http://wnku.org Lydia Loveless to Headline Paddlefest this Saturday The Real Mary Peale Broadcasts Live from Sayler Park Sustains http://wnku.org/post/real-mary-peale-broadcasts-live-sayler-park-sustains <p></p> Fri, 30 May 2014 02:06:44 +0000 Aaron Sharpe 36253 at http://wnku.org The Real Mary Peale Broadcasts Live from Sayler Park Sustains