Newport http://wvxu.org en Independent Record Label Opens Shop on Monmouth Street http://wvxu.org/post/independent-record-label-opens-shop-monmouth-street <p><strong><a href="http://tornlightrecords.blogspot.com/" target="_blank">Torn Light Records</a></strong>&nbsp;on Monmouth St. in Newport, KY is the dream-child of&nbsp;Alex York and&nbsp;Kyle Shibinski, formerly of the band <strong>White Walls</strong>.</p><p>Alex and Kyle formed Torn Light originally to help distribute their own band's material, but soon found themselves producing records for bands like <strong><a href="http://vacation.bandcamp.com/" target="_blank">Vacation </a></strong>and <strong><a href="http://sunkencheek.blogspot.com/" target="_blank">Sunken Cheek</a></strong>.</p><p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 20:04:59 +0000 Jim Nolan 23037 at http://wvxu.org Independent Record Label Opens Shop on Monmouth Street Kentucky Art Outpost art exhibit http://wvxu.org/post/kentucky-art-outpost-art-exhibit <p>For the second year, the <a href="http://www.maltonartgallery.com/"><strong>Malton Gallery</strong></a>, <a href="http://www.southbankpartners.com/"><strong>Southbank Partners</strong></a> and the <a href="http://www.newportky.gov/"><strong>City of Newport</strong></a> will present the <a href="http://www.nkyscene.com/northernky-entertainment/component/eventlist/details/873-kentucky-art-outpost"><strong>Kentucky Art Outpost</strong></a>, a regional arts exhibition at the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/World-Peace-Bell-Park/220188971436630"><strong>World Peace Bell Park</strong></a>. Anne Arenstein learns more from featured artist, photographer <strong>Fran Carlisle</strong> and organizer <strong>Sylvia Rombus</strong> from the <strong>Malton Gallery</strong>.</p><p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 05:32:05 +0000 Anne Arenstein 13943 at http://wvxu.org Kentucky Art Outpost art exhibit Soldier Come Home http://wvxu.org/post/soldier-come-home <p>The <a href="http://www.cc-pl.org/"><strong>Newport Branch of the Campbell County Public Library</strong></a> will commemorate the 150<sup>th</sup> Anniversary of the Civil War with a presentation of the dramatic <a href="http://civilwarplay.com/"><strong>Soldier Come Home</strong></a>, a play based on the historic Civil War Letters of Mary Luke Pringle, her husband Philip W. Pringle, and family members, written 1859-1865, presented by the <a href="http://www.falcontheatre.com/"><strong>Falcon Theater</strong></a>. Music of the era will be provided by the trio <a href="http://www.raison3.com/"><strong>Raison d’Etre</strong></a>. Jim Stump talks with two of the actors, <strong>Ted Weil</strong> and <strong>Elizabeth Molloy</strong>, about this historic, and emotional, production taking place on Friday, January 25.</p><p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 05:32:05 +0000 Jim Stump 8097 at http://wvxu.org Soldier Come Home Jazz Guitarist Bobby Broom http://wvxu.org/post/jazz-guitarist-bobby-broom <p>Acclaimed jazz performer <a href="http://www.bobbybroom.com/">Bobby Broom</a> and his trio will be in town performing at the <a href="http://thompsonhousenewport.com/">Thompson House</a> on September 21, and he speaks by phone with Frank Johnson to discuss his music and his recent CD <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Bobby-Broom-Plays-Monk/dp/B001UXJGL0/ref=sr_1_2?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=music&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1347373233&amp;sr=1-2&amp;keywords=bobby+broom">Bobby Broom Plays for Monk.</a></p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 05:32:25 +0000 Frank Johnson 3833 at http://wvxu.org Jazz Guitarist Bobby Broom