Kevin Lehner Kevin Lehner, creator of Extraction Music Blog

Kevin created Extraction as a way to continue WBHM's commitment to digging up and bringing to light the areas best local musicians. It's a mission that strikes a chord with Kevin, who is a longtime musician himself. Kevin graduated from Northeastern University in Boston with a degree in Communications Studies, but real world experience in music playing with a few bands and hosting a radio show similar to Extraction. These days you'll find Kevin actively involved in Indie Connect Birmingham and working on his solo project Leeris Perth.

You can suggest a local band for Kevin to interview by emailing