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July 1, 2015

Geordan Brewer/Bryan Minks/ Eric Bolander at Henry Clay’s Pub

A night of acoustic americana from some of Lexington best, most raw songwriters. www.henryclayspublichouse.com   

Start: July 1, 2015 9:00 pm
End: July 1, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Pub
Address:
112 N. Upper St., Lexington, KY, United States

July 2, 2015

Motherfolk/ Will Solomon at Al’s Bar

After a six year Nashville stay, this Lexington native is now back to the Bluegrass embracing his Kentucky roots as he writes for his forthcoming album to be released later this year. Combining folk and soul, Will’s songs sing of life, love and love lost. For fans of: Otis Redding, John Mayer, Amy Winehouse, Gavin DeGraw. Motherfolk is an indie/folkrock …

Start: July 2, 2015 9:00 pm
End: July 2, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

July 7, 2015

Arstidir/The Anatomy of Frank at Natasha’s Bistro

Intricate songwriting from Iceland transports you to a world of restless, driven guitars, intimate piano, and mountainous string arrangements. But don’t let the lush atmosphere deceive you. The delicate, acoustic vocals are so powerful that your heart will never break the same again. They are joined by US-based The Anatomy of Frank, who hail from Charlottesville, VA and who have …

Start: July 7, 2015 8:00 pm
End: July 7, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $12

July 8, 2015

Megan Jean & The KFB/ Annabelle’s Curse at Natasha’s Bistro

Megan Jean and the KFB perform a folk-inspired demented blend of Americana, punk, dance, and the avant-garde that has been described as heavy metal, from 1927. Inventive percussion, electrified banjo, and a voice like the Devil Herself have earned Megan Jean and the KFB a dedicated following all over the East Coast. Annabelle’s Curse is a 5-piece alt-folk band from …

Start: July 8, 2015 9:00 pm
End: July 8, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $6

July 9, 2015

The Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers at Natasha’s Bistro

The Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers draw freely from old-time, bluegrass, country, jazz, rockabilly and swing styles to create their tight, high-energy string band music. Well-crafted original songs with emotional depth, masterful picking, and resonant vocal harmonies combine to forge new territories and a fresh take on Appalachian Americana music.  www.beetnik.com

Start: July 9, 2015 9:00 pm
End: July 9, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8

July 20, 2015

WoodSongs: Choro Das 3/ The Rua at The Lyric Theatre

CHORO DAS 3 is a Brazilian family instrumental group of three sisters and their father that first started to play as a band in 2002. Corina plays flute and piccolo. Lia plays 7-string guitar. The music they play is called Choro which is a form of urban jazz native to Brazil that shares a similar feel with New Orleans jazz or ragtime or …

Start: July 20, 2015 6:45 pm
End: July 20, 2015 8:15 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Address:
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508
Cost: $10

October 1, 2015

Chick Corea/ Bela Fleck at the EKU Center for The Arts

Two legends from different musical worlds, pianist Chick Corea and banjo player Béla Fleck are two of the most gifted and adventurous improvisers in music history. “As a duo,” says NPR, “Fleck and Corea combine a variety of musical styles and flavors—from blues to bluegrass, from classical to country.” www.ekucenter.com for tickets. 

Start: October 1, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 1, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States

October 18, 2015

Troubadour Concert Series: Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell at the Lexington Opera House

Emmylou Harris is a thirteen time Grammy Award winning American singer and songwriter originally from Birmingham, Alabama known for her musical career as well as her activism and one of the most revered voices in country music. Rodney Crowell’s commercial success in the late ’80s was huge, and in 2003 he was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame. …

Start: October 18, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 18, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States

October 22, 2015

Good Lovlies at EKU Center for The Arts

Funny, upbeat, and sassy, the Good Lovelies’ signature sound is a pinch of folk-roots, a dash of flirty bluegrass, and just a touch of western swing. The Toronto-based trio won a 2010 Juno Award (a Canadian Grammy) for Roots Album of the Year.  www.ekucenter.com for tickets.

Start: October 22, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 22, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States

April 7, 2016

Mountain Heart at EKU Center for The Arts

Mountain Heart’s musical virtuosity, unmatched energy, and distinctive sound have made them one of the most unforgettable acoustic acts performing today. A bluegrass band with a down home charm and a rock ‘n’ roll heart, Mountain Heart has appeared at the Grand Ole Opry over 125 times. They have toured with Brad Paisley, Alison Krauss, LeAnn Rimes and George Jones, …

Start: April 7, 2016 7:30 pm
End: April 7, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $25
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