Music http://wutc.org en Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Riverbend Festival's Final Weekend http://wutc.org/post/richard-winham-jeff-styles-preview-riverbend-festivals-final-weekend <p></p><p>The 2014 Riverbend Festival has only two days left, but plenty of great performances are still to come.&nbsp; WUTC's Richard Winham and Riverbend assistant talent and production coordinator Jeff Styles play selections from the festival's final weekend.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 15:36:27 +0000 Staff 38837 at http://wutc.org Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Riverbend Festival's Final Weekend Thursday Night at Riverbend: Top Picks from Richard Winham & Jeff Styles http://wutc.org/post/thursday-night-riverbend-top-picks-richard-winham-jeff-styles <p></p><p>Wondering who to see Thursday night at the Riverbend music festival?&nbsp; In this segment, WUTC's Richard Winham and Riverbend assistant talent and production coordinator Jeff Styles reveal their top picks for this evening.</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:36:03 +0000 Staff 38779 at http://wutc.org Thursday Night at Riverbend: Top Picks from Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Amber Fults & the Ambivalent Lovers Perform Live at WUTC http://wutc.org/post/amber-fults-ambivalent-lovers-perform-live-wutc <p></p><p>Chattanooga's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/amberfultsandtheambivalentlovers">Amber Fults and the Ambivalent Lovers </a>stopped by WUTC for an in-studio performance in advance of their set at <a href="http://www.riverbendfestival.com/">Riverbend 2014</a>.&nbsp; They'll play at 7:30 tonight on the Volkswagen stage.</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:48:56 +0000 Staff 38739 at http://wutc.org Amber Fults & the Ambivalent Lovers Perform Live at WUTC Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Wednesday Eve at Riverbend http://wutc.org/post/richard-winham-jeff-styles-preview-wednesday-eve-riverbend <p>WUTC's Richard Winham and Riverbend assistant talent and production coordinator Jeff Styles discuss their picks for Wednesday night at the festival.</p><p></p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:29:04 +0000 Staff 38738 at http://wutc.org Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Wednesday Eve at Riverbend Chattanooga Text Marketing Company Creates Apps for Riverbend and Nightfall http://wutc.org/post/chattanooga-text-marketing-company-creates-apps-riverbend-and-nightfall <p> According to the Pew Research Center, 58% of American adults own a smart phone, and an increasing number are using them to text rather than talk, according to Suzanne Burnham. Ms. Burnham is the CEO of <a href="http://clickclickboommobile.com/">Click Click Boom</a>, a Chattanooga based text marketing company. She helps businesses stay in touch with their customers with tightly targeted text messages.</p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:53:54 +0000 Richard Winham 38537 at http://wutc.org Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Riverbend Festival's Opening Weekend http://wutc.org/post/richard-winham-jeff-styles-preview-riverbend-festivals-opening-weekend <p>Because the <a href="http://www.riverbendfestival.com/">Riverbend Festival </a>offers dozens of acts on five different stages, it can be difficult to figure out who to see and who to skip.&nbsp; WUTC's Richard Winham and Riverbend assistant talent and production coordinator Jeff Styles are here with their must-see acts for the festival's opening weekend.</p><p></p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 15:16:30 +0000 Staff 38531 at http://wutc.org Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Riverbend Festival's Opening Weekend Oxford American Examines The Music of Tennessee http://wutc.org/post/oxford-american-examines-music-tennessee <p></p><p><a href="http://oxfordamerican.org">Oxford American</a> just released their annual Southern Music Issue, which focuses on the music of Tennessee.<br /><br />With Johnny Cash on the cover, there are essays examining historic radio stations in the state, Stax&nbsp;Records, and Chattanooga's own Bessie Smith. Poetry from Jamie Quatro and fiction from Lucy Alibar also appear in the issue.</p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Garrett Crowe 31027 at http://wutc.org Oxford American Examines The Music of Tennessee Celebrate the Heritage of American Music August 10 & 11 at the Bessie Smith Heritage Festival http://wutc.org/post/celebrate-heritage-american-music-august-10-11-bessie-smith-heritage-festival <p>The 6th annual <a href="http://www.bessiesmithheritagefestival.com/" target="_blank">Bessie Smith Heritage Festival</a> in Chattanooga Tennessee is a celebration of jazz and soul music.&nbsp; This year the festival will be held in the <a href="http://www.bessiesmithcc.org/" target="_blank">Bessie Smith Cultural Center</a> in the heart of Chattanooga.</p><p></p><p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 14:28:11 +0000 Rabbit Zielke 25582 at http://wutc.org Celebrate the Heritage of American Music August 10 & 11 at the Bessie Smith Heritage Festival Support Sought For A New ‘Chattanooga Choo-Choo’ http://wutc.org/post/support-sought-new-chattanooga-choo-choo <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tiffany Muff and Landon Steele hope to record a new version of our city’s<a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chattanooga_Choo_Choo"> most famous song</a> and film a 1940’s-style music video right here in Chattanooga.&nbsp; They’re using <a href="http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1893251236/bringing-glenn-millers-chattanooga-choo-choo-to-li">Kickstarter to raise funds.</a>&nbsp; The deadline is June 22</span><span style="font-size: 12px; line-height: 17px;">, 2013.</span></p><p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:20:01 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 23481 at http://wutc.org Support Sought For A New ‘Chattanooga Choo-Choo’ Festival Highlights: The United Nations of The 'Bend http://wutc.org/post/festival-highlights-united-nations-bend <p>The 2013 Riverbend Festival featured a variety of local, national and international acts. &nbsp;Here are just a few of the highlights.</p><p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 16:16:42 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 23426 at http://wutc.org Festival Highlights: The United Nations of The 'Bend Slideshow: Strung Like A Horse Storms the Side Stage http://wutc.org/post/slideshow-strung-horse-storms-side-stage <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The group of Southern gothic strummers played one of </span>Riverbend<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> 2013's most energetic sets on the&nbsp;Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union stage.</span></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/9N3J1fy2Zj4?feature=player_detailpage" width="640"></iframe></p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 19:52:33 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 23324 at http://wutc.org Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Riverbend's Final Nights http://wutc.org/post/richard-winham-jeff-styles-preview-riverbends-final-nights <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp; Jeff Styles and Richard Winham&nbsp;play selections from bands performing Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp; as Chattanooga's annual </span><a href="http://www.riverbendfestival.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Riverbend&nbsp;Festival</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;wraps up.</span></p><p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 18:43:03 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 23321 at http://wutc.org Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Riverbend's Final Nights Riverbend Thursday: Picks From Winham & Styles http://wutc.org/post/riverbend-thursday-picks-winham-styles <p></p><p>WUTC's&nbsp;Richard Winham and WGOW's Jeff Styles preview the Thursday night lineup at the 2013 Riverbend Festival.</p><p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 07:41:42 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 23228 at http://wutc.org Riverbend Thursday: Picks From Winham & Styles Richard Winham and Jeff Styles Preview Wednesday Night's Riverbend Lineup http://wutc.org/post/richard-winham-and-jeff-styles-preview-wednesday-nights-riverbend-lineup <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp; Wednesday night's <a href="http://www.riverbendfestival.com/schedule">Riverbend&nbsp;lineup</a> includes Lon Eldridge, Civil Twilight, Psychedelic Furs and Dierks Bentley.</p><p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 20:12:21 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 23210 at http://wutc.org Richard Winham and Jeff Styles Preview Wednesday Night's Riverbend Lineup Festival Highlight: Voices of Lee http://wutc.org/post/festival-highlight-voices-lee <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tuesday nights at </span>Riverbend<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> are always set aside for family-friendly entertainment. &nbsp;This year on Faith and Family night, <a href="http://www.voicesoflee.com/">Voices of Lee </a>performed a mix of gospel and patriotic songs.</span></p><p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 03:26:23 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 23165 at http://wutc.org Festival Highlight: Voices of Lee