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November 23, 2014

Girls Guns and Glory/ Sarah Borges at Willie’s Locally Known

The foursome (Ward Hayden on vocals/guitar, Paul Dilley on electric and upright bass/piano, Josh Kiggans on drums/percussion, and Chris Hersch on lead guitar/banjo) found inspiration for this record from early ’50s rock ‘n’ roll icons such as Chuck Berry, Eddie Cochran, and Buddy Holly, as well as country greats like Hank Williams and Johnny Cash. For the past eight years, …

Start: November 23, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 23, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

November 24, 2014

WoodSongs Double Show: Ramblin’ Jack Elliot/ Nell Robinson and The Rose Of No-Man’s Land/ Country Current at The Lyric Theatre

RAMBLIN’ JACK ELLIOT: Bob Dylan called him “King of the Folksingers.” He has recorded forty albums; wrote one of the first trucking songs, “Cup of Coffee”, recorded by Johnny Cash; championed the works of new singer-songwriters, from Bob Dylan and Kris Kristofferson to Tim Hardin; became a founding member of Bob Dylan’s Rolling Thunder Revue; and continued the life of …

Start: November 24, 2014 6:15 pm
End: November 24, 2014 8:45 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508

December 12, 2014

Chung Yen Twins at Natasha’s Bistro

The Chung Yen Twins are J.D. Wright and David Cubine, a progressive acoustic guitar duo creating and performing a palette of rock, blues, and roots music.  www.beetnik.com 

Start: December 12, 2014 9:00 pm
End: December 12, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8

December 21, 2014

Tomáseen Foley’s “A Celtic Christmas” at Singletary Center for The Arts

Now in its 17th season, Tomáseen Foley’s A Celtic Christmas recreates the joy and innocence of a night before Christmas in a remote farmhouse in the parish of Teampall an Ghleanntáin in the west of Ireland; with the haunting melodies of traditional Irish Christmas carols and dances. www.finearts.uky.edu

Start: December 21, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 21, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: (859) 257-1706
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $30/$25/$20