Calendar of Events

September 23, 2013

WoodSongs: Bassekou Kouyate and The Jake Leg Stompers at The Lyric Theatre

BASSEKOU KOUYATE is a virtuoso picker, musical visionary and Africa’s greatest instrumentalist whose work blurs the lines between West African and American roots music. Bassekou’s instrument, the ngoni, is an ancient traditional “spike lute” and an ancestor of the banjo, sharing its taut-skinned drum body, percussive attack, and varied picking techniques. Since 2005, Bassekou has led Ngoni Ba, the first-ever …

Start: September 23, 2013 6:45 pm
End: September 23, 2013 8:00 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508
Cost: $10

The Zombies/ Et Tu Bruce at The Kentucky Theatre

Rod Argent and Colin Blunstone, two true stalwarts of classy English pop, have reunited after three decades under the moniker of their former outfit, The Zombies. Their reunion features a hot band,  new material, and a stage repertoire that draws heavily upon their much-cherished catalogue of Zombies and solo hits. Et Tu Bruce: West London meets the West Coast with …

Start: September 23, 2013 7:30 pm
End: September 23, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $35-$75

The Cactus Blossoms at Willie’s Locally Known

Stripped down and organic country and western duo based out of Minnesota.

Start: September 23, 2013 8:00 pm
End: September 23, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

Nat Osborn Band at Natasha’s Bistro

The result, in the case of the Nat Osborn Band, is a surprisingly cohesive, original and unique ensemble breaking throughout the boundaries of genre. On the verge of the release of their full-length debut album, The King and The Clown, the band is quickly attracting followers to it’s horn driven, repertoire that feature and support Osborn’s soulful vocal style. …

Start: September 23, 2013 9:00 pm
End: September 23, 2013 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $6
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