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October 20, 2014

WRFL presents Ben Frost and Colin Stetson at The Downtown Arts Center

Ben Frost (Reykjavík, Iceland) is an Australian-Icelandic experimental electronic music composer influenced by a wide range of music from classical minimalism to punk rock and black metal. His most recent album “Venter” was released on Mute Records/ Bedroom Community this year to critical acclaim. The album features the talents of percussionist Thor Harris (of the band SWANS), Greg Fox, and …

Start: October 20, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 20, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $7

October 24, 2014

ZZ Top at Norton Center for The Arts

  The sharp-dressed men of legendary rock band ZZ Top are bringing their signature mix of Southern rock, blues and boogie, to the Norton Center this fall.  Guitarist Billy F. Gibbons, bassist Dusty Hill and drummer Frank Beard are currently touring the country in support of their first studio album in nine years, La Futura.  ZZ TOP’s music is always instantly …

Start: October 24, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 24, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

October 27, 2014

Tatsuya Nakatani/ Xelas at Natasha’s Bistro

  Master percussionist Tatsuya Nakatani returns to Lexington on his annual visit for another mindblowing evening of experimental percussion and sonic exploration. Known for his unconventional use of percussive instruments and extended bowed gong technique, Nakatani is in a class all his own.  Xelas: Lexington post-metal ensemble Xelas mixes heavy sounds with traditional and Appalachian influences for a thickly textured …

Start: October 27, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 27, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $5

October 28, 2014

Troubadour Concert Series: Leo Kottke at the Lyric Theatre

  A widely recognized master of his instrument, Leo Kottke is an acoustic guitarist known for his innovative and idiosyncratic finger picking style.  He plays syncopated and polyphonic melodies drawing on blues, jazz and folk influences and has also built a jam band type following having collaborated with Phish’s Mike Gordon for some albums and tours. www.troubashow.com 

Start: October 28, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 28, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508
Cost: $36