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October 1, 2014

Edgar Meyer & Chris Thile at Norton Center for The Arts

  Bassist/composer Edgar Meyer and mandolinist/composer Chris Thile return to the Norton Center – this time as a duo, crossing traditional boundaries in a diverse program of largely original music.  These two MacArthur Fellows have collaborated on several critically acclaimed projects including their 2014 duo recording; Yo-Yo Ma’s Grammy-winning Goat Rodeo Sessions; a 2008 recording of original compositions; and, most …

Start: October 1, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 1, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

October 3, 2014

Ark Life at Cosmic Charlie’s

Their mile high harmonic rock&roll — equal parts mischief, humor, & heartthrob — pulls as much inspiration from contemporaries like Heartless Bastards, Elvis Perkins, and Thao & the Get Down Stay Down as from the band’s enduring loves for The Kinks, Nina Simone, and the classic campfire singalong.  www.cosmic-charlies.com  

Start: October 3, 2014 10:00 pm
End: October 3, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

October 5, 2014

Silverback at Natasha’s Bistro

SILVERBACK typically plays rock and roll, rhythm and blues, soul music and folk-rock written prior to 1973. all proceeds will go to the Bridget Leukemia Society. www.beetnik.com 

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

October 12, 2014

Will Solomon/ And The Giraffe/ Late Days Sons at Willie’s Locally Known

Will Solomon and band are a Lexington group playing warm, lush americana/indie influenced by Elton John, Chris Thile and the new acoustic soundscape. And The Giraffe are a Nashville duo reminiscent of Iron and Wine and Bon Iver. Late Day Songs are a backwoods indie outfit with a well crafted dreamy sound. www.willieslex.com

Start: October 12, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 12, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

November 15, 2014

Diego Garcia at Singletary Center for The Arts

Diego Garcia knows how to mine romantic yearning in his work. His acclaimed 2011 solo debut Laura was the ultimate bedroom recording, an intensely focused and utterly entrancing chamber-pop song cycle about unrequited love, his own. The titular Laura was a woman he fell for in college but lost during a hectic period a decade ago when he was fronting …

Start: November 15, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 15, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: (859) 257-1706
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $26