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Kentucky Music

About Kentucky Music

This series explores a variety of traditional musicians performing music ranging from old-time banjo and fiddle tunes and mountain ballads, to bluegrass and more contemporary music from the bluegrass state. A Jeffrey Hill/Morehead State University production.

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Adkins and O'Quinn - S1 E12

Pike County's Adkins & O'Quinn compose new songs and instrumental tunes in their bluegrass style. Members of the group have played and toured with the Tommy Webb Band, Don Rigsby and Midnight Call, Junior Blankenship, and Hazel Holler.

  • Saturday September 26, 2020 3:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 26, 2020 2:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday September 26, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 26, 2020 11:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday September 26, 2020 8:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 26, 2020 7:30 pm CT on KETKY

Kentucky Wild Horse - S1 E13

Owen County's Kentucky Wild Horse takes its name from an old east Kentucky fiddle tune played by Wolfe County fiddler Darley Fulks, who possessed a vast repertoire of pre-Civil War tunes. The band's love and inspiration is Kentucky music from the 19th century through the present, especially its fiddle and banjo traditions.

  • Saturday October 3, 2020 3:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Saturday October 3, 2020 2:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday October 3, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday October 3, 2020 11:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday October 3, 2020 8:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday October 3, 2020 7:30 pm CT on KETKY

John Haywood - S1 E1

Floyd County native, visual artist, and master banjo player John Haywood performs. John is part of the band Rich and the Po' Folk and the adventurous group the Travelin' Snakes who are featured on the MTV film The Wild and Wonderful Whites. He also performs solo at festivals and in concert around the U.S.

  • Saturday October 10, 2020 3:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Saturday October 10, 2020 2:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday October 10, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday October 10, 2020 11:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday October 10, 2020 8:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday October 10, 2020 7:30 pm CT on KETKY

John Harrod and Tona Barkley - S1 E2

Owen County musicians John Harrod and Tona Barkley perform music influenced by forgotten Kentucky artists like African American fiddler Bill Livers and Lily May Ledford, who recorded and performed with the group Coon Creek Girls.

  • Saturday October 17, 2020 3:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Saturday October 17, 2020 2:30 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday October 17, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday October 17, 2020 11:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday October 17, 2020 8:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday October 17, 2020 7:30 pm CT on KETKY
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Rich and the Po' Folk - S1 E11

  • Saturday September 19, 2020 8:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 19, 2020 7:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Saturday September 19, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 19, 2020 11:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday September 19, 2020 3:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 19, 2020 2:30 am CT on KETKY

Karly Dawn Higgins - S1 E10

  • Saturday September 12, 2020 8:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 12, 2020 7:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Saturday September 12, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 12, 2020 11:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday September 12, 2020 3:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 12, 2020 2:30 am CT on KETKY

Nikkos Pappas and Seth Folsom - S1 E9

  • Saturday September 5, 2020 8:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 5, 2020 7:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Saturday September 5, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 5, 2020 11:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday September 5, 2020 3:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Saturday September 5, 2020 2:30 am CT on KETKY

John P. Rodgers - S1 E8

  • Saturday August 29, 2020 8:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday August 29, 2020 7:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Saturday August 29, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday August 29, 2020 11:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday August 29, 2020 3:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Saturday August 29, 2020 2:30 am CT on KETKY

Jamie and Jesse Wells - S1 E7

  • Saturday August 22, 2020 8:30 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday August 22, 2020 7:30 pm CT on KETKY
  • Saturday August 22, 2020 12:00 pm ET on KETKY
  • Saturday August 22, 2020 11:00 am CT on KETKY
  • Saturday August 22, 2020 3:30 am ET on KETKY
  • Saturday August 22, 2020 2:30 am CT on KETKY
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