Birgit Burke http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Student Run Concert Series Creates Local Music Hub http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/student-run-concert-series-creates-local-music-hub <p>An all ages weekly concert series in Laramie started as a training ground for students. Now, <strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/StudioWyo" target="_blank">Studio WYO </a></strong>brings a steady flow of local and regional bands to the University of Wyoming on Thursday nights…and has become a hub for music lovers.&nbsp; Wyoming Public Radio’s Anna Rader reports.</p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 19:31:05 +0000 Anna Rader 52705 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Student Run Concert Series Creates Local Music Hub Whiskey Slaps: Done Run Out Of Charm http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/whiskey-slaps-done-run-out-charm <p>Hillery Lynn, Birgit Burke, and <span class="text_exposed_show">Pryce Taylor make up the local Laramie band <strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/WhiskeySlapsHilleryBirgit">Whiskey Slaps</a></strong>. Hillery </span>has been playing guitar, singing and writing songs most of her life. Birgit has been writing songs, singing, and playing various musical instruments most of her life as well. <span class="text_exposed_show">Their songwriting, guitar playing and mandolin playing lift elements from 1920’s blues, old-time, Appalachian folk and country western. Mon, 21 Oct 2013 20:15:11 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 48696 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Whiskey Slaps: Done Run Out Of Charm