Riverbend 2012 http://wutc.org en I Can't Believe It's Not Zeppelin http://wutc.org/post/i-cant-believe-its-not-zeppelin <p>Get The Led Out, a Led Zeppelin tribute band, played a nearly 3-hour set at Riverbend Saturday night.&nbsp; How closely did their rendition of &quot;Dazed and Confused&quot; sound like the original?&nbsp; Click <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-1014196.mp3">here to listen</a>.</p> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 15:27:06 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7720 at http://wutc.org I Can't Believe It's Not Zeppelin Back With The Moose at Riverbend 2012 http://wutc.org/post/back-moose-riverbend-2012 <p>On the Riverbend Festival&#39;s final night, longtime Chattanooga funksters Musical Moose returned to the stage after a long absence and performed songs from their album &quot;Gone With The Moose.&quot;&nbsp; Click <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-1014195.mp3">here to listen</a> to the Moose playing &quot;Shake and Bake,&quot; one of their best-known songs.</p> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 15:22:50 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7717 at http://wutc.org Back With The Moose at Riverbend 2012 Junior Brown at Riverbend 2012 http://wutc.org/post/junior-brown-riverbend-2012 <p>Junior Brown closed his Riverbend 2012 performance with a virtuoso guitar solo. &nbsp;<a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-1014089.mp3">Click here to listen</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 20:25:05 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7626 at http://wutc.org Junior Brown at Riverbend 2012 Yo Mama's What? http://wutc.org/post/yo-mamas-what <p>Their name gets people&#39;s attention pretty quickly: Yo Mama&#39;s Big Fat Booty Band.&nbsp; They played the Bud Light stage Thursday night during Riverbend.&nbsp; In this interview, the lead singer, Sweet Nasty, talks about the band&#39;s unusual name and their 10-year history together. &nbsp;<a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-1014084.mp3">Click here to listen</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 19:46:49 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7624 at http://wutc.org Yo Mama's What? Steel Wheels Get Funky http://wutc.org/post/steel-wheels-get-funky <p>Steel Wheels mostly play Americana.&nbsp; But Thursday night at Riverbend 2012, they added beat-boxing to this song. &nbsp;Hear an excerpt, and hear lead singer Trent Wagler&nbsp;discuss the band&#39;s inspiration for combining old and new genres. &nbsp;<a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-1014081.mp3">Click here to listen</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 15 Jun 2012 19:41:17 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7623 at http://wutc.org Steel Wheels Get Funky Here Come The Mummies Wrap It Up at Riverbend http://wutc.org/post/here-come-mummies-wrap-it-riverbend <p>Here Come The Mummies, a band who claim to be<a href="http://www.herecomethemummies.com/about-hctm"> 5000-year-old funk musicians</a> from the ancient Expleticus Deleticus tribe, played Riverbend on Wednesday night at the Bud Light stage.&nbsp; They jammed on a <a href="http://www.herecomethemummies.com/cowbelt">cowbelt </a>(part cowbell, part belt), introduced the crowd to <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5CZ0hnMyEQI">Evil Kenevil&#39;s twisted twin</a>, and wrapped up their set with songs like &quot;Boom Boom Room.&quot; &nbsp;<a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/productio Thu, 14 Jun 2012 21:47:04 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7573 at http://wutc.org Here Come The Mummies Wrap It Up at Riverbend Royal Southern Brotherhood http://wutc.org/post/royal-southern-brotherhood <p><span style="font-size: 9pt; font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">Devon Allman, Mike Zito, Charlie Wooten, Yonrico Scott, Johnny Sansone, Big Chief Monk Boudreaux, Waylon Thibodeaux and Cyril Neville performed together Wednesday night at Riverbend 2012.&nbsp; The group is called the Royal Southern Brotherhood&#39;s Tribute To The Wetlands. &nbsp;<a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wutc/local-wutc-1014016.mp3">Click here to listen to an excerpt of their performance</a>.</span></p><p>&nbsp;</p> Thu, 14 Jun 2012 21:39:33 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7568 at http://wutc.org Royal Southern Brotherhood Family Night Brings Diverse Musical Styles to Riverbend http://wutc.org/post/family-night-brings-diverse-musical-styles-riverbend <p>Family night at Riverbend featured traditional gospel singers, such as 15-year-old <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wutc/local-wutc-1013956.mp3">Mallory Ledford</a>. &nbsp;But hard rockers <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wutc/local-wutc-1013957.mp3">Burning Alter also performed</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 21:40:07 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7518 at http://wutc.org Family Night Brings Diverse Musical Styles to Riverbend Lionel Young Unplugged http://wutc.org/post/lionel-young-unplugged <p>A short feature/performance.&nbsp; Lionel Young played &quot;St. Louis Blues&quot; during an unplugged set at the Lindsay Street Hall the afternoon before the Bessie Smith Strut. &nbsp;<a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wutc/local-wutc-1013909.mp3">Click here to listen</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 01:37:12 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7470 at http://wutc.org Lionel Young Unplugged Hadden Sayers: Performance & Interview at the Bessie Smith Strut http://wutc.org/post/hadden-sayers-performance-interview-bessie-smith-strut <p>Hadden Sayers performed at the 2012 Bessie Smith Strut.&nbsp; In this clip, he plays his song &quot;Hippie Getaway,&quot; and then talks about his music and what Bessie Smith means to him. &nbsp;<a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wutc/local-wutc-1013908.mp3">Click here to listen</a>.</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 01:25:16 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7469 at http://wutc.org Hadden Sayers: Performance & Interview at the Bessie Smith Strut Joe Louis Walker Plays One For The Ladies http://wutc.org/post/joe-louis-walker-plays-one-ladies <p>At the 2012 Bessie Smith Strut, bluesman Joe Louis Walker dedicated a mostly-instrumental number to the women in the crowd. &nbsp;<a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wutc/local-wutc-1013907.mp3">Click here to listen</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 01:20:01 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7468 at http://wutc.org Joe Louis Walker Plays One For The Ladies Lionel Young's Unusual Blues http://wutc.org/post/lionel-youngs-unusual-blues <p>At the 2012 Bessie Smith Strut, Lionel Young and his band performed--but instead of the usual electric guitar, Young played an electric violin.</p><p><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dl5rPwyFFDw&amp;feature=youtu.be">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dl5rPwyFFDw&amp;feature=youtu.be</a></p> Tue, 12 Jun 2012 19:18:58 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7449 at http://wutc.org Kaki King Previews New Material at Riverbend 2012 http://wutc.org/post/kaki-king-previews-new-material-riverbend-2012 <p>The first Saturday night of Riverbend 2012, Kaki King played an as-yet-untitled song from an upcoming album. &nbsp;<a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wutc/local-wutc-1013770.mp3">Click here to listen</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Sun, 10 Jun 2012 16:25:24 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7353 at http://wutc.org Kaki King Previews New Material at Riverbend 2012 Cutthroat Shamrock Gets Rowdy During Riverbend 2012's Opening Night http://wutc.org/post/cutthroat-shamrock-gets-rowdy-during-riverbend-2012s-opening-night <p>Cutthroat Shamrock, an Irish/Punk/Bluegrass band from Knoxville, asked the audience to join in on &quot;Rowdy Soul.&quot; &nbsp;<a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-1013769.mp3 ">Click here to listen</a>.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Sun, 10 Jun 2012 01:33:37 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7345 at http://wutc.org Cutthroat Shamrock Gets Rowdy During Riverbend 2012's Opening Night