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March 6, 2015

Scott Carney/ Niles Foley/ Nativity Singers at Al’s Bar

Scott Carney is the front man of the popular Louisville-based rock group Wax Fang. Niles Foley is a fiddler from rural Kentucky who cut his teeth on learning old fiddle tunes and branching out into classical works as well. He has built a formidable reputation for “skillful and inventive fiddle playing” and a “stand-out” approach to a variety of genres—both …

Start: March 6, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 6, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
601 North Limestone, 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 18, 2015

The Landers/ Mike Cleary at Natasha’s Bistro

The Landers are an accomplished group of Lexington musicians inspired by the original songs and stories of Lexington Music Award Winner for Best Singer-Songwriter and multi instrumentalist Maggie Lander. Featuring Dan Trisko on guitar, Dwight Dunlap on drums, and Scott Stoess on bass, The Landers sonic palette weaves the shadow and light of Roots Americana, Indie Pop, Soul, and Rock.  …

Start: March 18, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 18, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $5

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

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

April 22, 2015

Ben Sollee at the Kentucky Theatre

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.  www.kentuckytheatre.com

Start: April 22, 2015 7:00 pm
End: April 22, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States