Kentucky Homefront (Aug-Nov '11)

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Summary

The Kentucky Homefront, located in Louisville, KY, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit whose mission is to preserve, promote, and celebrate live grassroots music and storytelling traditions of the rich and diverse cultures of Kentucky and its surrounding states. It is looking to book local and regional solo artists and bands to perform live on available dates for their 2nd Saturday series. Kentucky Homefront welcomes mostly acoustic genres, including blues, bluegrass, Americana, singer/songwriter, storyteller, spoken word and other closely related genres. Artists will be compensated a negotiable amount./n/nThe Kentucky Homefront, located in Louisville, KY, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit whose mission is to preserve, promote, and celebrate live grassroots music and storytelling traditions of the rich and diverse cultures of Kentucky and its surrounding states. It is looking to book local and regional solo artists and bands to perform live on available dates for their 2nd Saturday series. Kentucky Homefront welcomes mostly acoustic genres, including blues, bluegrass, Americana, singer/songwriter, storyteller, spoken word and other closely related genres.


Selected artists receive:

  • Artists will be compensated a negotiable rate.

  • Artists will also have their performance streamed live on the Kentucky Homefront Radio show.

  • Artists will be provided with full frontline including DI's, Monitors, and mics. Also available is a multi-track CD of the performance. No charge; however, politely asks for credit if CD is ever published for any distribution.

Kentucky Homefront is a radio show featuring Kentucky's finest acoustic folk, traditional, blues, country, and bluegrass musicians, and its best storytellers. The front porch broadcasts are reminiscent of radio variety programs of a bygone era.



Hosted by John Gage, Kentucky Homefront is recorded on the 2nd Saturday of every month (except January and July). The show is recorded before a live audience at the Clifton Center in the Clifton Neighborhood, in the heart of the vibrant Frankfort Avenue neighborhood, in Louisville, KY.The front porch is a gathering place for friends and where strangers become friends; a place for sharing and creating traditions.