maiden alley cinema http://wkms.org en Columbia Theater Receives $25,000 Donation http://wkms.org/post/columbia-theater-receives-25000-donation <p>The Columbia Club has received a $25,000 donation, made through the Community Foundation of West Kentucky, to aid in restoration of the Columbia Theater in Downtown Paducah.</p><p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 16:52:33 +0000 Allison Crawford 41248 at http://wkms.org Columbia Theater Receives $25,000 Donation You're Invited: LowerTown After Party at Maiden Alley http://wkms.org/post/youre-invited-lowertown-after-party-maiden-alley <p>There's an after party this weekend and you're invited! Maiden Alley is teaming up with the Paducah Symphony Orchestra and the LowerTown Arts &amp; Music Fest coordinators for two after parties: Friday Night it's Jonathan Scales Fourchestra and FatBox; Saturday night it's The Duke of Uke&nbsp;and Red Ember. Showtime starts this Friday and Saturday at 10:30 p.m. MAC Executive Director Landee Bryant-Greene stops by&nbsp;<em style="line-height: 1.5;">Sounds Good</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;to talk about the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">headliners performing into the wee hours at MAC tomorrow and Saturday nights.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 15 May 2014 19:28:48 +0000 Kate Lochte 40584 at http://wkms.org You're Invited: LowerTown After Party at Maiden Alley Media Release: Gideon's Rifle Voted Winner of WKMS Battle of the Bands http://wkms.org/post/media-release-gideons-rifle-voted-winner-wkms-battle-bands <p>Murray, KY. Paducah band Gideon’s Rifle emerged victorious as the winner of the first ever WKMS Battle of the Bands finale hosted by Maiden Alley Cinema on March 27. Audience voting was tabulated after the four finalists each performed a three song set. The bands played to a sold-out crowd and Gideon’s Rifle returned to the stage for an encore once they were announced as the winner.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:04:26 +0000 Jenni Todd 39669 at http://wkms.org Media Release: Gideon's Rifle Voted Winner of WKMS Battle of the Bands Media Release: Vote for Your Favorite in the WKMS Battle of the Bands http://wkms.org/post/media-release-vote-your-favorite-wkms-battle-bands <p><strong>Murray, KY. </strong>In the crowning finale of its first Battle of the Bands contest, WKMS goes to the intimate music venue Maiden Alley Cinema in Paducah on Thursday, March 27 at 7 p.m. The four bands chosen as finalists perform live for the ticket-holding audience which will determine the overall winner.</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:44:00 +0000 Jenni Todd 39259 at http://wkms.org Battle of the Bands: Congratulations Gideon's Rifle http://wkms.org/post/battle-bands-congratulations-gideons-rifle <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">UPDATE 3/27:&nbsp;</strong>Congratulations Gideon's Rifle! The four finalists performed in a sold-out Maiden Alley Cinema on March 27 for the grand prize. The audience voted at the end of the night and while the votes were close among the bands, Gideon's Rifle celebrated their victory with an encore performance.</p><p><a href="http://facebook.com/wkmsfm">See photos from the night on our Facebook page</a>.</p><p>They take home the grand prize, a three-day recording session at King Sound Studio including mixing and mastering ($1,200 value) and will perform live in the WKMS studio during Sounds Good (11 am - 1 pm) on Friday, April 4.</p><p>We'd like to give a shout-out and a special thanks to all four finalists, Maiden Alley Cinema, King Sound Studio, Paducah Improv, Samuel "Snacks" Hawkins, everyone who purchased a ticket to tonight's show and everyone who voted and participated in this contest. Shall we do it again in the future?</p><p></p><p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 13:30:00 +0000 Matt Markgraf 39212 at http://wkms.org Battle of the Bands: Congratulations Gideon's Rifle Fun Questions Big and Small at Ask Roulette, Coming to Maiden Alley Cinema http://wkms.org/post/fun-questions-big-and-small-ask-roulette-coming-maiden-alley-cinema <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">During Ask Roulette, strangers ask each other any question they want, big or small, in front of a live audience. Questions are serious or silly, and answers are short or long. Over the course of the evening, you'll get unexpected connections, surprising anecdotes, and honest conversation. You'll also laugh. You can also just watch - not everyone has to come on stage. Rebecca&nbsp;</span>Feldhaus-Adams<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Shelly Baskin visit with Tracy Ross on <em>Sounds Good</em>, for a preview of Ask Roulette coming to Maiden Alley Cinema tomorrow (Thursday, March 13) at 7 p.m.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 17:46:23 +0000 Tracy Ross 39213 at http://wkms.org Fun Questions Big and Small at Ask Roulette, Coming to Maiden Alley Cinema Music@MAC Presents Italian Electronic Group JoyCut http://wkms.org/post/musicmac-presents-italian-electronic-group-joycut <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"Mesmerizing and conceptual sound based on dilated and biting electro sound." That's how Maiden Alley describes the Italian group&nbsp;JoyCut, playing live at Music@MAC on Wednesday, March 5. SXSW highlights, JoyCut have recently opened and toured with The Editors, Modest Mouse and Arcade Fire. Their United States tour promotes their third album</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. They come to Paducah as part of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network, facilitating international creative partnerships. Kate Lochte speaks with Landee Bryant-Greene of Maiden Alley about the performance and others in the Music@MAC series.</span></p><p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 21:46:14 +0000 Kate Lochte 38986 at http://wkms.org Music@MAC Presents Italian Electronic Group JoyCut Nutritionist Gives Practical Health Tips at Maiden Alley Event http://wkms.org/post/nutritionist-gives-practical-health-tips-maiden-alley-event <p>"Common Sense Nutrition: Uncommonly Good Results" promises to be an entertaining evening of &nbsp;nutritional myth busting and practical health tips with Certified Nutritionist Victoria&nbsp;LaFont&nbsp;at Maiden Alley Cinema, March 6. Kate speaks with&nbsp;LaFont&nbsp;on&nbsp;<em>Sounds Good</em>, for a preview of the informative event.</p><p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 20:04:33 +0000 Kate Lochte 38816 at http://wkms.org Nutritionist Gives Practical Health Tips at Maiden Alley Event [Deadline Tomorrow] Send Your Song to the WKMS Battle of the Bands Competition http://wkms.org/post/deadline-tomorrow-send-your-song-wkms-battle-bands-competition <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Does your band have what it takes to win our first-ever battle of the bands competition?</strong></p><p>Send us your best song by March 7 and your band could be voted among the finalists to perform live at Maiden Alley Cinema for the grand prize: a three-day recording session at King Sound Studio, including mixing and mastering, and a live studio performance on <em>Sounds Good</em>.</p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 16:24:25 +0000 Matt Markgraf 38052 at http://wkms.org [Deadline Tomorrow] Send Your Song to the WKMS Battle of the Bands Competition How the Chinese Cultural Revolution Brought Artist to LowerTown http://wkms.org/post/how-chinese-cultural-revolution-brought-artist-lowertown <p>During <em>Sounds Good</em>&nbsp;we meet LowerTown Paducah artist BiLan Liao and Murray State's Dr. Marcie Hinton who is assisting her finishing a book of the experiences of her family's journey through the Chinese Cultural Revolution. An exhibition of Liao's work chronicling her family's experience opens tomorrow at Maiden Alley Cinema.</p><p><a href="http://www.bilanliao.com/">See BiLan Liao's work on her website</a>.</p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:04:00 +0000 Kate Lochte 36624 at http://wkms.org How the Chinese Cultural Revolution Brought Artist to LowerTown