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April 24, 2015

Uptown Hoedown II: Blind Corn Liquor Pickers/Vesel/ Small Batch, etc at Al’s Bar

An outdoor/indoor event at Al’s Bar featuring various local acts including: Bluegrass/country blend from Blind Corn Liquor Pickers, jazz fusion Vessel, americana  roots from Small Batch, rowdy bluegrass from Restless Leg String Band, and indie acts The Woes, and the Fustics. www.alsbarlexington.com

Start: April 24, 2015 7:30 pm
End: April 24, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

Fauxgrass Quartet at Natasha’s Bistro

Fauxgrass is a full speed ahead acoustic concept that transcends musical genres, using bluegrass instrumentation to navigate through raging melodies, intricate harmonies and powerful arrangements that leave just enough space for improvisation. www.beetnik.com

Start: April 24, 2015 9:00 pm
End: April 24, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10

April 29, 2015

Restless Leg String Band at Blue Stallion Brewing

Local brewery and tap room Blue Stallion Brewing will open its doors for a night of bluegrass music by local act the Restless Leg String Band. No cover, food by Ellos on Broadway. www.bluestallionbrewing.com

Start: April 29, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 29, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Blue Stallion Brewing Co.
Address:
610 W. Third, Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

Red Barn Radio: Wilderness Road at Artsplace

Wilderness Road is a bluegrass / bluegrass gospel group founded by singer Mark Carpenter and lead guitarist BJ Mason of Rockcastle County, Kentucky. Other members are Earl Durham on banjo, Ken Shackelford on mandolin and tenor vocals, and Dan McWilliams on bass. WR is influenced by classic bluegrass legends such as the Stanley Brothers, Flatt and Scruggs, while also enjoying …

Start: April 29, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 29, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Artsplace
Phone: (859) 255-2951
Address:
161 Mill St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8

May 7, 2015

Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley at Natasha’s Bistro

This unique collaborative effort between two uniquely gifted musicians—Rob Ickes is a longtime, well established instrumental giant, and Trey Hensley is newly arrived in Music City, bursting with talent both as a vocalist and guitarist—is bound to be a revelation to traditional music fans on several counts. It is the vehicle which first introduces Trey Hensley to much of the …

Start: May 7, 2015 9:00 pm
End: May 7, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

May 15, 2015

The Moonshiner’s Ball at HomeGrown HideAways

Two days of moonshine-soaked Indie Rock, Americana & Bluegrass will commence at this inaugural outdoor music festival hosted by The Blind Corn Liquor Pickers at Berea’s HomeGrown HideAways. More than 20 live music and spoken word artists will perform, most of whom have a strong Kentucky connection. 2015′s line-up includes Ben Sollee, Bear Medicine, The Duhks, Vandaveer and more.  www.themoonshinersball.com

Date: May 15, 2015
Venue: HomeGrown HideAways
Address:
500 Floyd Branch Rd. , Berea, KY, United States

May 16, 2015

The Moonshiner’s Ball at HomeGrown HideAways

Two days of moonshine-soaked Indie Rock, Americana & Bluegrass will commence at this inaugural outdoor music festival hosted by The Blind Corn Liquor Pickers at Berea’s HomeGrown HideAways. More than 20 live music and spoken word artists will perform, most of whom have a strong Kentucky connection. 2015′s line-up includes Ben Sollee, Bear Medicine, The Duhks, Vandaveer and more.  www.themoonshinersball.com

Date: May 16, 2015
Venue: HomeGrown HideAways
Address:
500 Floyd Branch Rd. , Berea, KY, United States

May 17, 2015

The Moonshiner’s Ball at HomeGrown HideAways

Two days of moonshine-soaked Indie Rock, Americana & Bluegrass will commence at this inaugural outdoor music festival hosted by The Blind Corn Liquor Pickers at Berea’s HomeGrown HideAways. More than 20 live music and spoken word artists will perform, most of whom have a strong Kentucky connection. 2015′s line-up includes Ben Sollee, Bear Medicine, The Duhks, Vandaveer and more.  www.themoonshinersball.com

Date: May 17, 2015
Venue: HomeGrown HideAways
Address:
500 Floyd Branch Rd. , Berea, KY, United States

May 29, 2015

Troubadour Concert Series: Hot Rize at the Lyric Theatre

After 24 years on pause, legendary bluegrass quartet Hot Rize is back together with a new album, When I’m Free and a worldwide tour. Hot Rize started in 1978 and became one of Americas most popular bluegrass ensembles renown for their powerful stage presence, humor and master musicianship. The band picked up where they left off after disbanding at the …

Start: May 29, 2015 7:30 pm
End: May 29, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Address:
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508