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April 23, 2014

Dreamin’ Rovers/ Lucky Sunday at Al’s Bar

Lucky Sunday is an Indie/Pop/Rock band based out of Lexington. www.alsbarlexington.com 

Start: April 23, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 23, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

April 25, 2014

Shivering Timbers/ Bear Medicine/ Ancient Warfare at Willie’s Locally Known

Shivering Timbers are an Akron, OH based folk rock band described as “Neko Case channeling Patsy Cline while The Bad Seeds channel The Replacements.” Ancient Warfare: “…a gelatinous base in a fuzzed-out psychedelia, heavy in the melody and led by Echo Wilcox’s rich vocals…The songs tangle and sway in darker, introspective sounds” — AMERICAN GLOAM www.willieslex.com

Start: April 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

April 27, 2014

Farewell Drifters at Natasha’s Bistro

With their acoustic instrumentation and the anthemic thrust of their songwriting, the Farewell Drifters find themselves in the midst of what’s bound to go down in the annals of popular music history as an era-defining, youthful folk-rock boom.  They bring a unique Brian Wilson-like sensibility to the movement, with intricately arranged harmonies and atmospheric, string-swathed studio shading that is newly …

Start: April 27, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 27, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $12

May 9, 2014

The Moonshiner’s Ball at Homegrown Hideaways

Two days of moonshine-soaked Indie Rock, Americana & Bluegrass hosted by The Blind Corn Liquor Pickers at Homegrown Hideaways  in Berea, Kentucky. Line up includes Vandaveer, The Baja Yetis, Ben Lacy, Driftwood Gypsy, Murals and Whiskey Best Valley Boys. www.themoonshinersball.com  

Date: May 9, 2014
Venue: HomeGrown HideAways
Address:
500 Floyd Branch Rd. , Berea, KY, United States

Absalom Absalom at Al’s Bar

Absalom Absalom is a Lexington art-rock quintet that will be playing their final show. www.alsbarlexington.com 

Start: May 9, 2014 9:00 pm
End: May 9, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

May 10, 2014

The Moonshiner’s Ball at Homegrown Hideaways

Two days of moonshine-soaked Indie Rock, Americana & Bluegrass hosted by The Blind Corn Liquor Pickers at Homegrown Hideaways  in Berea, Kentucky. Line up includes Vandaveer, The Baja Yetis, Ben Lacy, Driftwood Gypsy, Murals and Whiskey Best Valley Boys. www.themoonshinersball.com  

Date: May 10, 2014
Venue: HomeGrown HideAways
Address:
500 Floyd Branch Rd. , Berea, KY, United States

May 11, 2014

The Moonshiner’s Ball at Homegrown Hideaways

Two days of moonshine-soaked Indie Rock, Americana & Bluegrass hosted by The Blind Corn Liquor Pickers at Homegrown Hideaways  in Berea, Kentucky. Line up includes Vandaveer, The Baja Yetis, Ben Lacy, Driftwood Gypsy, Murals and Whiskey Best Valley Boys. www.themoonshinersball.com  

Date: May 11, 2014
Venue: HomeGrown HideAways
Address:
500 Floyd Branch Rd. , Berea, KY, United States

May 19, 2014

WoodSongs: The Infamous Stringdusters/ Elephant Revival at The Lyric Theatre

The Infamous Stringdusters sound like no one else, combining virtuosic chops on five traditional bluegrass instruments, with an ethos of pushing the genre forward. When the band first emerged eight years ago, they were immediately branded fast-picking Nashville wunderkinds, a new-generation super group built to revive the high lonesome sound. Then came immediate accolades—IBMA awards, a chart-topping self-titled album and …

Start: May 19, 2014 6:45 pm
End: May 19, 2014 8:15 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Address:
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508
Cost: $10

June 5, 2014

Reva Dawn Salon/ Bear Medicine at Al’s Bar

Reva Williams and band are a ‘clusterfolk’ outfit with a decidedly indie sound. ‘Beautiful soothing sounds emanate from the combination of falsetto lead vocals, acoustic guitar, cello, brushed drums, and flute that is Bear Medicine. They establish sweet healing vibes and share poignant lyrics with a tip of the dirty baseball cap to the simple psychedelic folk sounds of the …

Start: June 5, 2014 9:00 pm
End: June 5, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

June 7, 2014

Conor Oberst / Dawes at Buster’s

Best known as the founder and a primary force behind the Omaha-based indie act Bright Eyes, singer-songwriter Conor Oberst has also been a member of several other bands, including Monsters of Folk (feat. Jim James, M. Ward and fellow Bright Eyes member Mike Mogis). He has been focusing more seriously on solo career in recent years. California-based folk band Dawes …

Start: June 7, 2014 8:00 pm
End: June 7, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Buster's Billiards & Backroom
Phone: (859) 368-8871
Address:
899 Manchester Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

July 9, 2014

Michael Corwin at Natasha’s Bistro

Michael Corwin is a meticulous songwriter, from Toledo, Ohio. Influenced by classic artists such as Steve Earle, Woody Guthrie, Lyle Lovett, and Townes Van Zandt, his music captures the joys and hardships of the common man, with songs that are relatable, authentic descriptions of life. His songs hold a nice balance of skilled musicianship with enduring melodies that create a …

Start: July 9, 2014 8:00 pm
End: July 9, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8