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The Dirty Guv’nahs are back. Thurs. & Fri. April 26 & 27 at 8 pm! The Mill and Mine. THURSDAY AND FRIDAY SOLD OUT.

Get Your Tickets here!

BOTH SHOWS ARE SOLD OUT.

2018 Splash Page

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The Dirty Guv’nahs on Facebook

VIDEO Baby We Were Young

VIDEO Morning Light

 

Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit. May 8 and May 9 at The Tennessee Theatre! 7:30 pm. Check out “The Nashville Sound” heard on Volunteer Radio!

http://www.tennesseetheatre.com/

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VIDEO “White Man’s World”

Events Page on The Tennessee Theatre website.

Tickets for the Tue. May 8, 2018 show

Tickets for the Wed. May 9, 2018 show

New Orleans band … Tank and the Bangas (groovy funk, folk)! Bijou Theatre. Wed. May 16. Sweet Crude opens. 2017 NPR Tiny Desk Contest winner.

Article about Tank and the Bangas in the New Orleans The Times-Picayune

2017 NPR Tiny Desk Contest winner

Get Your Tickets here!

Bijou Theatre

http://www.tankandthebangas.com/

Sweet Crude on Twitter

Tank and The Bangas “Quick” VIDEO

Sweet Crude VIDEO

The Spring 2018 UT Science Forum begins January 26 & will be held every Friday @ noon!

WUTK stays on the air with donations from listeners and the non-profit University of Tennessee College of Arts and Sciences and the UT Science Forum, a weekly Friday lunchtime lecture series on the UT campus.

On Friday, April 13, Karen Hughes, professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, will present “From the Ashes: The World of Fire Fungi”, at 12 p.m. in the Thompson Boling Area Café, Room A. This educational forum is free to the public, including UT students.

For more information, schedule of speakers, and parking details, visit http://scienceforum.utk.edu/

 

Buy a Bike from DreamBikes Today

Buy a bike from DreamBikes today!

DreamBikes is a non-profit community-based bike shop that works with community organizations to provide employment to area kids and bikes to the community.

Donate an old bike to DreamBikes!  They can fix it up and sell it to someone in need of transportation for a very fair price.

DreamBikes Knoxville on Facebook.  National DreamBikes website

309 N. Central Street
Knoxville, TN 37902

(865) 474-1752

 

Cannabis Study: EARN MONEY as participant in new research study.

The University of Tennessee Center for Behavioral Health Research is currently seeking 100 participants for a study on text-based counseling for problematic marijuana use.

As part of the study, participants will complete surveys over 3 months about marijuana use, mental health, and friends, briefly participate in text message counseling and monthly surveys OR only complete monthly surveys, and attend 2 study visits on campus at Henson Hall.

To be eligible to participate, you must:

Be between 18 and 25 years old
Have problematic marijuana use (which will be determined by the study screening)
Have access to a text-message capable phone

All information collected from study participants is confidential and highly protected.

Participants will be compensated up to $150 over 3 months for their time and effort.

For more information, visit weedstudy.org. This website will ask you to answer some questions to determine if you are initially eligible. Other questions? Contact the research team at 865-974-9129 or email masonlab@utk.edu.

ARCADE DECATHLON ROUND 9: GALAGA!!! Thursday, 11/16/17!

Join us for Round 9 of our 2017 Arcade Decathlon! This time, we are featuring Galaga on Thursday Nov. 16, 2017.
It’s the final installment of the Arcade Decathlon, a sweet Galaga tournament! Get that trigger finger warmed up, this is going to be intense!

This is a WUTK Fund Raising Event, with raffle tickets available to all – prizes include concert tickets, CDs and vinyl, local business gift certificates, and more! Every entry gets an automatic raffle ticket, but anyone can increase their odds and buy more!  Grand prize winner will win a 4-pack of tickets to any home Ice Bears game!

ALL ENTRY FEES & RAFFLE TICKETS GO DIRECTLY TO WUTK TO HELP KEEP US ON THE AIR!

Registration: 6:00 – 7:00 PM, and the competition begins at 7:00 PM.

HUGE thanks to  YEEHAW BREWING COMPANY and  HARROGATE’S LOUNGE for sponsoring this monthly event.

DON’T WANT TO PLAY? NO PROBLEM!

GRAB A TASTY YEEHAW BEVERAGE AND CHEER (OR BOO!) THE CONTESTANTS ON!

Proceeds from YEEHAW beverage sales and all beverage sales! benefit WUTK too – what’s not to like!??!

WUTK thanks Rush’s Music for helping the local music scene by sponsoring “Local’s Only” each Tuesday 8 to 10 pm! Right across the Henley Street Bridge offering lessions, repairs, strings, drum sticks, Yamaha Guitars and Keyboards and more. College student discount.

Rushs Music on Facebook

https://www.rushsmusic.com/

Locals Only on Facebook!

A super special thanks to Rush’s Music, our new sponsor of Local’s Only, heard Tuesday nights from 8 to 10 on 90.3 The Rock Local Music’s Best Friend.   Just across the Henley Street Bridge from Campus and Downtown.  Locally owned and operated, serving East Tennessee since 1958.  Guitars, Strings, Keyboards, Drums, Percussion instruments like congas, bongos, jimbas, drum sets, drum sticks and heads, Brass and woodwind instruments.  Lessons and Repairs.    College student discount!

Seether! Live at the Mill and Mine! Monday, December 18th! SOLD OUT

Seether will perform at the Mill and Mine on Monday, December 18th starting at 8 PM!  Get tickets here!

For more info, check out The Mill and Mine’s website and Seether’s website!

New concert series “The Local” coming to UT Sept. 16th!! Featuring Knoxville bands … The Crumbsnatchers, High Heat and more.

The Local is a free concert series put on by Campus Events Board, the largest student programming organization at the University of Tennessee Knoxville. On September 16th, we will have live performances by Crumbsnatchers, High Heat, and Hardcastle. In addition, there will be food, games, prizes, and more brought to you by the local community! Come join us for some good music, fun, and to see what all Knoxville has to offer!

The first part of the series will be held at 7pm at Fred Brown Amphitheater! This year’s series will be held on September 16th and October 21st. More details coming soon! Visit CEB’s website for more info!!

Crumbsnatchers music !!! on Soundcloud heard on WUTK for years!  https://soundcloud.com/crumbsnatchers

Listen to High Heat right here.

http://soundcloud.com/highheatrocks 

Hardcastle music right here!  https://soundcloud.com/hardcastleband