Beyond The Edge http://wkms.org en Wooden Wand Sounds Good This Saturday at Big Apple http://wkms.org/post/wooden-wand-sounds-good-saturday-big-apple <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Wooden Wand (James </span>Toth<span style="line-height: 1.5;">) performs Saturday evening at 9 at The Big Apple Cafe in Murray and live on </span>WKMS<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> during </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Beyond The Edge</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Tracy Ross recently spoke with </span>Toth<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> about his relationship with touring, how illegal downloads affect working musicians, and his latest album, Blood Oaths Of The New Blues.</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Tune in for a live broadcast from Murray’s Big Apple Café for<em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;"><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">“Sounds</strong></em><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;"><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;"> Good: Live From the Big Apple”</strong></em>&nbsp;on&nbsp;<strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">Saturday, February 16 from 9-10 p.m.</strong></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Singer/songwriter Wooden Wand, with Doc Feldman, mixes lyrically rich tunes, Americana, and soulful country. The live broadcast airs during Tracy Ross’&nbsp;<em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">Beyond the Edge</em>.</p><p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 22:01:53 +0000 Tracy Ross 28041 at http://wkms.org Wooden Wand Sounds Good This Saturday at Big Apple Mexico to Maine: The David Wax Museum's sound collected in travel http://wkms.org/post/mexico-maine-david-wax-museums-sound-collected-travel <p>The band David Wax Museum formed in Boston in 2007. They&#39;ve since become <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=128911328">hits</a> at the Newport Folk Festival, won Song of the Year with &ldquo;<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w9zhaqp4l7k">Born with a Broken Heart</a>&rdquo; and &ldquo;Americana Artist of the Year&rdquo; for the 2010 Boston Music Awards, and have starred in a <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/allsongs/2012/06/05/154362307/video-premiere-david-wax-museum-in-shanghai">mini documentary</a> about their trip to China.</p> Thu, 09 Aug 2012 20:34:44 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 20517 at http://wkms.org Mexico to Maine: The David Wax Museum's sound collected in travel Jesca Hoop at Cannery Ballroom http://wkms.org/post/jesca-hoop-cannery-ballroom <p>Jesca Hoop is a self-declared &quot;Avapop&quot; singer-songwriter. Raised in a northern California Mormon family, she worked in an array of professions (farming, carpentry, surveying, even a survival program in Arizona&#39;s mountains for troubled youth) before pursuing her music in 2005 while working as Tom Waits&#39; nanny.</p><p>Her first album, Kismet, came out in 2007 and she has since released two EPs and one full-length album. She&#39;s toured with acts including Mark Knopfler, Elbow, Peter Gabriel, and Andrew Bird.</p> Thu, 26 Apr 2012 18:14:47 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 17769 at http://wkms.org Jesca Hoop at Cannery Ballroom Beyond the Edge features Murray Band Quailbones from WKMS Studios http://wkms.org/post/beyond-edge-features-murray-band-quailbones-wkms-studios <p><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; ">Public radio nationwide has a track record of providing musical artists their first public platform for performance. Continuing the </span>WKMS<span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; "> commitment to musicians, Program Director Tracy Ross features an hour of live music with Murray band </span>Quailbones<span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; "> Saturday night at 10, the final hour of his decade-long program&nbsp;</span><i style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; ">Beyond the Edge</i><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; ">.&nbsp; </span>WKMS<span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; "> is Murray State University&rsquo;s listener supported public radio service.</span></p><p> Wed, 07 Mar 2012 21:13:39 +0000 Jenni Todd 17194 at http://wkms.org Beyond the Edge features Murray Band Quailbones from WKMS Studios