The Jacket Journal

Three Stratocasters on a couch

Rockin’ Guitars

May 22, 2018

This guitar is a 2016, Gibson Les Paul Studio. with a Fireburst finish, Chrome pickup covers, Tunomatic Bridge and tailpiece, Black Pickup rings, and Gold speed knobs. This guitar has several obvious signs of ageing, which is a clear sign of how much this guitar is played and how well it has hel...

Album cover designed by Ryan Williams

WCHS Students Present Afterthought

May 7, 2018

A small group of students in the WCHS Art, Design, and Voice class have begun recording an album of cover songs as a sort of final project under the title Afterthought. The album will include several covers of songs such as Californication by The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sunshine of Your Love by Eric ...

Favorite Spring Tunes

Favorite Spring Tunes

April 7, 2018

During this month I have put together a collective group of songs that could be a great playlist to start off spring. This playlist contains all genres of music that any one could enjoy listening to. I decided to create this playlist because I thought it would be interesting to learn what my fellow classmates...

In the Mind of the Migos

In the Mind of the Migos

Tyler Bennett, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2018

The Atlanta based group, Migos, have certainly been making a lot of buzz in their recent come up. The group released a few mix tapes and one prior studio album before releasing Culture on January 27th, 2017. The album hit number one on the US Billboard 200 as well as The top Hip-Hop charts. The album...

Positively Pollute Your Mind Musically

Positively Pollute Your Mind Musically

Noah Reynolds, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2018

Are you looking for some mental relaxation? Do you just really need to jam out? Have a hankering for a musical punch to the face? This fast-flying February, you'll need to check out these hand-picked song recommendations of multiple genres. These picks reflect February as a whole, and I hope you enjoy...

Jam with Cole

December 16, 2017

Jam sessions have been around as long as sounds have, whether it be cave men banging on rocks to simulate rhythm, or highly skilled musicians playing beautiful music. Jam music is spontaneous and comes mainly from knowledge of scales and improvisation. Learning to just jam is a great skill for any musician...

Concert and Advanced Choirs performing

Woodford’s Big Winter Show!

December 8, 2017

Many of the students described the large audience as breathtaking.

Cole's Top 5 Cover Songs

Cole’s Top 5 Cover Songs

December 1, 2017

Cover songs have always been a great way to expose your music, and is a fun way to give your take on popular songs, and in some cases the cover can be better than the original and even more recognized. Many songs people think are original versions are actually covers, but they have such an original take...

March On!

March On!

November 29, 2017

Gather your instruments and start a formation, because the WCHS Marching Band is rocking the stage.

Student Musician Spotlight

Student Musician Spotlight

October 30, 2017

Ryan Williams is a Senior at Woodford County High School with amazing musical talents his main instrument being the guitar, he plays four instruments and plays bass (electric and stand up) in the high school orchestra, and several local bands. He is a very talented and dedicated musician with the skill...

Cole's Top 10 Guitar Solos of All Time

Cole’s Top 10 Guitar Solos of All Time

September 29, 2017

What makes for a great guitar solo? Is it mind-melting precision or bone-chilling soul?

Taylor Swift, What Did We Make You Do?

September 25, 2017

The Song's History On August 24th, Taylor Swift came out of the shadows and dropped a song that made heads turn. "Look What You Made Me Do" broke records, being the most viewed video in 24 hours, beating Adele's "Hello" and PSY's "Gentleman" with 43.2 million views on YouTube. The video was watc...