Today on World Cafe's Sense of Place we speak with John Timmons about the Louisville music he knows so much about, and he picks the five greatest all-time Louisville artists. Timmons moved to Louisville in 1975 and opened one of America's great record stores, Ear X–Tacy, in 1985. It had a good run until 2011.
John Timmons' 5 Greatest Louisville Bands Of All Time:
- My Morning Jacket
- Tim Krekel
- Will Oldham (Palace Brothers, Bonnie 'Prince' Billy)
- Steve Ferguson (of NRBQ)