Studio 89
2:58 pm
Wed October 31, 2012

Madi Diaz plays Studio 89 on November 5th

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“When I was a teenager,” Madi Diaz recalls, “my dad and I would hang out in the living room and learn songs by bands like the Eagles and Alice in Chains. We’d pick parts to harmonize and sing our way through them, over and over.

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November CD of the Month
12:00 am
Sun October 28, 2012

Ben Gibbard's 'Former Lives'

Studio 89
9:21 am
Thu October 25, 2012

The Please, Please Me play the next Studio 89

The P l e a s e, P l e a s e  M e is an indie pop trio from Austin, Texas with a few tricks up its sleeve.  They'll be performing at the next Studio 89 on Monday, October 29th at 7pm.

Featuring two drummers who left New York City to chase their musical dreams, the Please, Please Me is ”poetry you can dance to.” Frontwoman Jessie Torrisi beckons with her sultry voice one moment and duels with Agustin Frederic on the tom toms the next. The cream in the cookie is cellist Alissa Schram, and her army of sound effects.

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Studio 89
1:40 pm
Wed October 17, 2012

Daniel Martin Moore & Joan Shelley perform the next Studio 89

Michael Wilson

It's not often we have a friend and neighbor from Northern Kentucky who goes on to get signed by Sub Pop Records.  Daniel Martin Moore is a singer and songwriter from just down the road from the WNKU studios in Cold Spring, Kentucky. 

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11:06 pm
Tue October 9, 2012

For a third time, Watkins is still charming

Sara Watkins will play at St. Xavier Performance Center Saturday night with her brother Sean and Tyler Chester. Provided photo

There’s a temptation to marvel at the list of musicians that Sara Watkins has played with during her career and come to the conclusion that she is a lucky woman.

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2:37 pm
Wed October 3, 2012

The Newbees Perform the Next Studio 89

Whether they're doing all originals or playing their Beatles set while headlining the largest Beatles tribute festival in the country, Abbey Road on the River, The Newbees know how to put on a show.  And now, they're bringing that show to Studio 89 complete with horn and string sections to celebrate the release of their brand new CD, Modern Vintage, which you've been hearing on WNKU.

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4:07 pm
Mon October 1, 2012

WNKU welcomes the return of Delloween

Josh Timmermans

Halloween is a time for costumes, sweet treats, and trickery, but it is also known for hot music collaborations.  Delloween continues this notion bringing together tradition and innovation in a musical caldron the likes of which have never been seen sharing a stage before.

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October CD of the Month
5:00 am
Mon October 1, 2012

John Hiatt - "Mystic Pinball"

The CD of the Month for October comes to you from an experienced John Hiatt.


While it's our 10th CD this year, Mystic Pinball marks number 23 in Hiatt's discography. Hiatt has no-doubt proven his multitalented nature over his nearly 40 years of writing and performing music, and this album stands as a testament to his dedication to this incredible career.

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2:05 pm
Fri September 28, 2012

WNKU Stage at Arnold's Bar & Grill

Woody Pines plays the WNKU Stage on Friday night

There are a ton of great stages at this year's Midpoint Music Festival, but only one with Woody Pines, Tim Easton, and a motorized bathtub.  Stop by and see us at the WNKU Stage at Cincinnati's oldest bar, Arnold's.  We've got a great line up in store for you!

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1:53 pm
Fri September 21, 2012

MPMF.12 comes to NKU

The 11th annual Midpoint Music Festival happens September 27th - 29th in Over the Rhine and downtown Cincinnati.  Once again, WNKU and Northern Kentucky University's Student Union and Activities Programming Board are proud to bring some of the talented artists performing at MPMF to NKU's campus throughout the next several days.

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