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September 18, 2014

Big Fresh/ Reva Dawn Salon at the Green Lantern

Reva Williams and band are a ‘clusterfolk’ outfit with a decidedly indie sound.  Big Fresh is an electro pop veteran band from Lexington.  

Start: September 18, 2014 9:00 pm
End: September 18, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, United States

September 25, 2014

Shivering Timbers at Willie’s Locally Known

   Shivering Timbers, began with the husband-and-wife team of Jayson and Sarah Benn writing and performing songs to entertain their infant daughter. The Benns wound up playing some of those songs at Dan Auerbach’s 30th birthday party, and The Black Keys guitarist ended up producing 2010′s “We All Started In The Same Place”, the couple’s debut album as Shivering Timbers. …

Start: September 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Lexington, KY

September 26, 2014

David Mayfield Parade at Cosmic Charlie’s

David Mayfield grew up playing bass and touring with his family’s bluegrass band. As a teenager he established himself as a hot picker collecting national awards for his dexterity on guitar and mandolin. His knack for colorful performances was evident as a backing player in his sister Jessica Lea Mayfield’s band including their appearance on “The Late Show with David …

Start: September 26, 2014 10:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10

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 10, 2014

Phoebe Hunt & The Gatherers Album Release Party at Natasha’s Bistro

Known for her work in the Belleville Outfit and tours with Lexingtonian Ben Sollee, Pheobe Hunt is a beautiful presence in contemporary Americana music. Intimate and connected, listening to this songstress is akin to flipping through the New American Songbook. From heart wrenching to playful, the quality that shines through most of all in Phoebe’s music is honesty. Her insatiable …

Start: October 10, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 10, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10

October 16, 2014

Ben Sollee at EKU Center for The Arts

Lexington native Ben Sollee was weaned on vintage soul, a musical disposition still clearly heard in his rough, smooth, smoky vocals. With cello in hand he engages his legion of fans to rediscover the connections between music, art, film, dance, their community, and personal relationships. An intimate concert set entirely on the EKU Center stage, you can sit back and …

Start: October 16, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 16, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $20

November 1, 2014

The Devil Makes Three/ The Cave Singers at Cosmic Charlie’s

Devil Makes Three are a gritty and raw trio from Vermont who have toured with the likes of Emmylou Harris and Willie Nelson.  The Cave Singers are an indie quartet from Seattle. www.cosmic-charlies.com 

Start: November 1, 2014 9:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $20-$25

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