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March 8, 2015

Lexington Townes Van Zandt Tribute at Willie’s Locally Known

Local and regional artists will perform the songs of the legendary Texas singer/songwriter Townes Van Zandt including Andrew English, Reva Williams, Amos Hopkins, Ancient Warfare, Brian Minks, Alanna Fugate, Arthur Hancock, Nate Thumas, Leigh Ann Yost, Joel Henderson, John Clay, Egon Danielson, Derek Spencer, Warren Byrom, Matt Davis Music and more TBA. www.willieslex.com

Start: March 8, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 8, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: $5

March 12, 2015

tadoo Lounge presents Bear Medicine and Joseph Allred (“The Moon Has Been All My Life” official vinyl release party)

This month’s tadoo Lounge Session will double as the official vinyl release celebration for the LP “The Moon Has Been All My Life” from local chamber-influenced dream-rock band Bear Medicine. The event will feature a headlining performance from them and an opening set from Knoxville-based 12-string guitarist Joseph Allred. Hosted as always at Smiley Pete Publishing, the Happy Hour-style event …

Start: March 12, 2015 6:00 pm
End: March 12, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Smiley Pete Publishing
434 Old Vine St., Lexington
Cost: Free

WRFL presents WOLF EYES/ Wretched Worst/ Jovontaes at Al’s Bar

Wolf Eyes (Detroit, MI) Lauded as the “Kings of American Noise”, Michigan-based Noise-rock band, Wolf Eyes brings the sludge to Lexington. Since their beginnings in the 90′s, the band has been tirelessly creative and devoted to crafting their baffling and explosive performances. Collaborations include: Merzbow, Anthony Braxton, Richard Pinhas, Prurient, John Wiese, and Black Dice among others. After a short …

Start: March 12, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 12, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8

March 21, 2015

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: March 21, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 21, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

March 23, 2015

WoodSongs 800th Show Celebration with Asleep At The Wheel at The Lyric Theatre

ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL is the legendary Austin based 9-time Grammy winning Band led by the dynamic Ray Benson. For over 40 years Asleep at the Wheel have been the caretakers of Western swing, carrying the traditions of Bob Wills across generations and the into the 21st century. The band latest CD is a spectacular tribute to this legacy, called …

Start: March 23, 2015 6:45 pm
End: March 23, 2015 8:15 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508
Cost: $20 - $30

March 24, 2015

Lexington Lexington presents Juan Wauters/ The Butchers/ Shawnthony Calypso/ Homeshake

Juan Wauters is a New York indie/folk singer songwriter.  The Butchers have been a longtime Lexington staple in the dive bar/ skater party scene and features members of the Thirties, Dr. Paul, and Candy. Shawnthony Calypso is a Lexington collaborative project featuring members of local bands Jovontaes, The Thirties and Bob Wilburn & his Hot Pockets.  www.alsbarlexington.com

Start: March 24, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 24, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

April 28, 2015

The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band at Cosmic Charlie’s

Roaring out of the southern Indiana foothills comes Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band playing a brand of Americana and Blues that stands alone – Delta blues and hillbilly fervor combine with musical acuity sharp as razor wire.  www.cosmic-charlies.com

Start: April 28, 2015 9:00 pm
End: April 28, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $12 - $15