WMFE is Central Florida's primary provider of NPR programming on 90.7 FM and Classical Music on 90.7 HD2. Part of the community since 1965, WMFE focuses on providing quality national and local news and programming. We inspire and empower all Central Floridians to discover, grow and engage within and beyond their world.
Support for 90.7 WMFE is provided by

Intersection Sessions: Luke Wagner and Tanner Johnson


Play Audio

Tanner Johnson (left) and Luke Wagner (right). Photo: Matthew Peddie, WMFE

Stay up to date on coronavirus coverage: Listen to WMFE on your radio, the WMFE mobile app or your smart speaker — say “Alexa, play NPR” or “WMFE” and you’ll be connected.

When Orlando singer-songwriter Luke Wagner was 12 years old, his parents took him to see The Eagles.

“That was a life changing experience,” says Wagner.

“And I think for the next 9 months, I listened to nothing but Eagles records.”

The Eagles, Jackson Browne and other 70’s heavyweights have a strong influence on the songs he’s written for a new album. Wagner and violinist Tanner Johnson say they’ll play covers and requests too.

“Tanner once told me back when we had first started out, he said we’re in a service industry. I’ve always kind of kept that mentality and we’re serving the audience. We need to make sure they’re having a great time,” Wagner says.

“Everything from Tom Petty to Beyonce,” Johnson says. “It’s all the same. You just find the key and just play.”

Wagner and Johnson perform “Skin” and “Run With Me” off their upcoming album, which is due out at the beginning of 2019.


Get The 90.7 WMFE Newsletter

Your trusted news source for the latest Central Florida COVID-19 news, updates on special programs and more. Support our extended coverage.

GET THE LATEST

WMFE Journalistic Ethics Code | Public Media Code of Integrity

TOP