Upcoming Events › Folk

March 6, 2015

Grover Mollineaux at The Listening Room

The Listening Room will host Grover Mollineaux, performing his “The Troubadours of Folk” program.

Start: March 6, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 6, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Maxwell Street Presbyterian Church
180 East Maxwell Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10

March 8, 2015

Alanna Fugate at Willie’s Locally Known

Alanna Fugate harkens to an earlier folk tradition that many modern balladeers have forgotten, that of Joan Baez and early Dylan. A Virginia native living in Louisville, Fugate seems to have stepped right out of Greenwich Village circa 1965. 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

March 11, 2015

Hollow Bodies at Blue Stallion Brewing

Free music at Blue Stallion each Wednesday featuring popular local bands, this time with young acoustic folk band Hollow Bodies. www.bluestallionbrewing.com

Start: March 11, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 11, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Blue Stallion Brewing Co.
610 W. Third, Lexington , KY, United States

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

March 31, 2015

Rhiannon Giddens at The Lexington Opera House

Rhiannon Giddens’ journey began in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, where she was raised—an area with a rich legacy of old-time music that Giddens would explore in depth after college. She met her original CCDs band-mates at 2005’s Black Banjo Gathering in Boone, NC, and got schooled in the Piedmont’s traditional music by Joe Thompson, an elderly African-American fiddle …

Start: March 31, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 31, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $25 - $35