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Live Broadcast from the LowerTown Arts & Music Festival!


Look for us at the blue and white 91.3 tent near the main stage at the LowerTown Arts & Music Festival, 7th and Madison Streets, Paducah, May 17, 18, and 19. Click to get the full scope of this regional festival celebrating the rich music, art, theatre and food traditions of this part of the country. Have fun browsing the galleries and artists in this historic arts neighborhood near the riverfront in Paducah.

We'll broadcast LIVE from the Festival Friday night, from 7 to 10:30 with Sounds Good host Tracy Ross emceeing at the Main Stage. Our tent will be nearby, so drop in and join us enjoying the music there with Blue Mother Tupelo, Duke of Uke, and JD Wilkes and The Dirt Daubers. Or listen on 91.3 or streaming at!


May 15 - Paducah Symphony Orchestra Makes Their LowerTown Debut.

May 15 - Paducah Carpenter Crafts New Life into "Upcycled" Items.

May 14 - Carole Gordon Brings Equestrian Watercolors to LowerTown.

May 13 - JD Wilkes of The Dirt Daubers Talks New Project and LowerTown.

May 9 - Meet 'Happy Art' Founder Marti McGinnis.

May 8 - Kate speaks with Victoria and Michael Terra, co-directing the festival.

April 17 - PSO's Amy Sanders Previews the festival.


Click here to see the full festival schedule.

Matt Markgraf joined the WKMS team as a student in January 2007. He's served in a variety of roles over the years: as News Director March 2016-September 2019 and previously as the New Media & Promotions Coordinator beginning in 2011. Prior to that, he was a graduate and undergraduate assistant. He is currently the host of the international music show Imported on Sunday nights at 10 p.m.