February 22, 2013 - 8:50am
Every Saturday from 12-4!
Growing up, I had the fortune to live in the Highlands.  It was the late eighties, I was a chubby pool rat at Lakeside, ran around with some local rascals and haunted places like the old Electric Ladyland that had a pool table, arcade games, and you could even smoke in.  Across the street...
July 29, 2012 - 7:07pm
Ear X-tacy documentary 'Brick & Mortar & Love' to screen at the Dreamland Film C
Gone, but not forgotten: view Scott Shuffitt's documentary about the famed record store this Sunday at the Dreamland Film Center
It has been almost nine months since Louisville’s beloved record store ear X-tacy closed their doors forever. The business failed amidst a storm of controversy as owner John Timmons exhorted music-lovers to not to let our local treasure die. Regardless of where one stood in opinion of Timmons...
July 29, 2012 - 7:02pm
Former Ear-X-Tacy buying manager Matt Anthony opens shop in Tim Faullkner Buildi
WFPK radio personality and former ear X-tacy buying manager Matt Anthony began his lifelong love affair with music while living in Italy at a young age. He produces and hosts two radio shows, DJs at live events, and has opened his own record store in the newly opened Tim Faulkner Building.
He's got six tattoos, a room full of records, and a heck of a background story. Matt Anthony is one hip guy with class to spare. He's a WFPK radio personality, painter, writer, former ear-X-tacy buying manager and is now the owner of one of the newest small record shops in town. Matt...
April 20, 2012 - 12:46pm
Record Store Day still ago in Louisville
Local stores step up on this national day of musical celebration! Join the fun this weekend!
Record Store Day was created 5 years ago to help balance all of the negative press that record stores have gotten lately. In Louisville, we are all familiar with the trials and tribulations records stores have gone through in recent years since we have had a front row seat in watching the demise of...
April 9, 2012 - 12:01pm
Ear X-tacy: gone, but not forgotten [Movies]
Local filmmaker Scott Shuffitt's documentary "Brick and Mortar and Love" played to a packed house Saturday evening.
I once spent 45 minutes agonizing over which DVD to purchase: a collection of Billy Joel music videos or a collection of Toto music videos. I loved them both back in high school (don’t worry—my musical tastes have since evolved) and the choice was difficult. I was spending an afternoon...