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April 19, 2014

Record Store Day at CD Central

CD Central’s 7th annual celebration of record store culture will feature hundreds of limited edition vinyl releases on sale, food, contests and a full day of live music. This year, CD Central will host a special appearance by the Grammy Award-winning KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS. The music lineup will also feature some of Lexington’s finest, including Warren Byrom & the Fabled Canelands, Summer Smoke, …

Start: April 19, 2014 12:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: CD Central
Address:
377 S. Limestone St., Lexington, KY, United States

KY Equine Humane Center’s Great Restaurant Roundup

Kentucky Equine Humane Center presents a casual evening of epicurean delights, entertainment and a one-of-a-kind live auction, where attendees can enjoy tasting stations, spirits, and a quick and lively auction featuring spectacular culinary experiences, local and national. Attendees could go home with anything from a $10 gift card for coffee to trip to New York City on a private plane …

Start: April 19, 2014 6:30 pm
End: April 19, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: The Signature Club of Landsdowne
Address:
3256 Lansdowne Drive, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $50-$100

Chris Sullivan at Brasbana

Cuban restaurant Brasabana features live music on Friday and Saturday evenings from 7 – 10 p.m. This evening features Chris Sullivan (Electric Guitar/Vocals.) For more info, full menu or to make a reservation, visit www.brasabana.com.

Start: April 19, 2014 7:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Brasbana Cuban Cuisine
Address:
841 Lane Allen Road, Lexington, KY, United States

Troubadour Concert Series: Melissa Etheridge at EKU Center For The Arts

This will be an intimate evening as Melissa delves into her hits like “Come to My Window”, “I’m The Only One”, “I Want To Come Over”, “If I Wanted To” & “Nowhere To Go” plus songs from upcoming projects and albums. www.ekucenter.com  or www.troubashow.com

Start: April 19, 2014 7:30 pm
End: April 19, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
521 Lancaster Ave., Richmond, KY, United States

Aly’An at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

Aly’An is a local country rock duo made up of two best friends Alyson Burke and Andrea Warner Gross. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com  

Start: April 19, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

Jeff Clair & Half Past Lonesome at Natasha’s Bistro

Veteran traditional bluegrass act from Jackson, KY. www.beetnik.com

Start: April 19, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10

Beaux Arts Ball 2014 at Buster’s

Lexington began its own Beaux Arts Ball in 1969, which has grown in popularity throughout the years as the tradition continues. University of Kentucky students, the community of Lexington, visitors from surrounding counties, cities and beyond have flocked to Lexington to partake in our celebration of beautiful arts. The event has been held in unique spaces all around the city, …

Start: April 19, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Buster's Billiards & Backroom
Phone: (859) 368-8871
Address:
899 Manchester Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

Wes Soard at Horseshoes Ky Bar and Grill

Wes Soard and band are a high energy group playing the music of the 70′s and 80′s. www.horseshoeskentuckygrill.com

Start: April 19, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Horseshoes Kentucky Bar & Grill
Address:
1987 North Broadway, Lexington , KY, United States

Nick Stump’s Blues All-Stars at Natasha’s Bistro

Nick Stump returns to Natasha’s for a night of blues and original music featuring an All-Star band.  Nick Stump’s songs have been called “the most literate songwriting since Kris Kristofferson” by Blues Access Magazine. His song “Deep Mine Blues” has been on two Grammy nominated albums, including the compilation, “Music of Coal” and Larry Cordle’s CD, “Murder On Music Row.” …

Start: April 19, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $9

Superfecta at Parlay Social

Popular Lexington R&B/funk cover band, spanning from classic rock hits to new pop hits. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: April 19, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Blind Corn Liquor Pickers/ Barry Mando Project at Al’s Bar

The Barry Mando Project features Lexington music veterans Danny Williams on Electric Baritone Mandolin and Vocals, Danny Cecil on Acoustic and Electric Basses and Paul Deatherage on Drums and Percussion. Kentucky bluegrass stretched to it’s modern limits, The Blind Corn Liquor Pickers are driven by drums and electric guitar and led by powerful vocals. www.alsbarlexington.com

Start: April 19, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

The Lone Bellow at Cosmic Charlie’s

A powerful americana trio out of Brooklyn, NY. Though the lyrics have a melancholic undercurrent, the songs are more often rave-ups than ruminations, with swelling three-part harmonies and rousing group-sung choruses. www.cosmic-charlies.com

Start: April 19, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $15

Larry Redmon at Redmon’s Fine Music and Spirits

With opening act Greg Austin & closing act Kenny Owens.  All proceeds go to The Lexington Ballet. Celebrating their 40th year, The Lexington Ballet provides education about dance & appreciation of the arts through their outreach programs to area schools. 

Start: April 19, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Redmon's Fine Music and Spirits
Address:
268 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

Sex Tide/ Jovontaes/ Little Friends/ Dr. Paul at Green Lantern

An array of local rock and experimental bands including Sex Tide: A rock duo from Columbus and Jovoantaes: Lexington jam-rock.    

Start: April 19, 2014 10:00 pm
End: April 19, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
Address:
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, United States

April 20, 2014

Lice/ Black Panties/ Gazer at the Green Lantern

Lice: Members of Elsinores, Salad Influence, Cross, Wretched Worst, Arcane Rifles. Black Panties are a wild punk rock band from St. Louis, IL. Gazer is ‘weird rock’ from Cincinnati, OH.  

Start: April 20, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 20, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
Address:
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, United States

April 21, 2014

Troubadour Concert Series: Goo Goo Dolls at Lyric Theatre

This event is sold out. With a pop music career that spans nearly 30 years, multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated band the Goo Goo Dolls’ notable singles include “Name” and “Iris.” They will perform an acoustic concert  at the Lyric Theatre as part of a series of shows called “The Otis Midnight Sessions.” According to the band’s website, the shows will be performed in …

Start: April 21, 2014 7:00 pm
End: April 21, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Address:
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508
Cost: $44.80-48.80

Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club

Every Monday Night, Live Music 9:00 – 12:00 Recurring weekly live music and blues jam session at the best juke joint in Kentucky. Elm Tree & 2nd Street

Start: April 21, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 21, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

Blue Moon Shiners at Al’s Bar

An all-female roots and old-time band. www.alsbarlexington.com  

Start: April 21, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 21, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

Drivin’ N’ Cryin/ The Ghost Wolves at Cosmic Charlie’s

A punk/folk/rock band from Atlanta, GA that began in 1985. The Ghost Wolves are a rock trio from Austin, TX. www.cosmic-charlies.com   

Start: April 21, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 21, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $12-$15

April 22, 2014

Ron Pope at The UK Cats Den

New York based musician Ron Pope, whose singles have been featured on NBC’s “The Voice,” CW’s “Vampire Diaries” and “90210” and multiple seasons of FOX’s “So You Think You Can Dance,” is stopping by the Cat’s Den on his “Calling off the Dogs” nationwide tour, in support of his brand new album of the same title.

Start: April 22, 2014 7:00 pm
End: April 22, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: UK Student Center- The Cats Den
Address:
404 South Limestone , Lexington, KY, United States

Outside the Spotlight: Fred Longberg-Holm/ Christoph Erb/ Michael Zerang at Rasdal Gallery

Fred Longberg-Holm is a jazz cellist known for his free improvisation, as well as being a session musician, producer and arranger.

Start: April 22, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 22, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: UK Student Center
Address:
404 South Limestone Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

The Northside Sheiks at Willie’s Locally Known

The Northside Sheiks hail from Lexington, and  play vintage blues and early R&B. Think Little Walter, Jimmy Reed, Howling Wolf, Little Willie John, etc. www.willieslex.com

Start: April 22, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 22, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

The Dustbowl Revival at Willie’s Locally Known

The Dustbowl Revival is a Venice, California-based roots collective that merges old school bluegrass, gospel, jug-band, swamp blues and the hot swing of the 1930’s. Known for their inspired live sets, the Dustbowl Revival boldly brings together many styles of traditional American music. Imagine Old Crow Medicine Show meeting Louis Armstrong’s Hot Seven Band in New Orleans or Bob Dylan …

Start: April 22, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 22, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

Shueh-li/ Futurebum/ The Uncles at Natasha’s Bistro

Shueh-li is an Australian-born Singapore recording artist living in the U.S.A. Blending synths and theremin into a beautiful and mesmerizing sound that touches on her Eastern heritage while sounding like the future.  Futurebum is the solo project of Lexingtonian Tristin Morin. All dub, no step. The Uncles are the groove trio of Lex scene vets Uncle Dave Farris (drums), Uncle …

Start: April 22, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 22, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $6

April 23, 2014

Red Barn Radio: Marv Ashby at Artsplace

Marv’s aggressive flatpicking style and straight-ahead vocal arrangements propel his covers of tradition 70′s and 80′s bluegrass. www.redbarnradio.com

Start: April 23, 2014 7:00 pm
End: April 23, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Artsplace
Phone: (859) 255-2951
Address:
161 Mill St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8

Corey Kenton at Paulies Toasted Barrel

Corey Kenton is a popular local country act playing straight-ahead modern country music. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com

Start: April 23, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 23, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

Stephen Kelly Hunt at Parlay Social

Stephen Kelly Hunt is a Murray, Ky-native singer and powerhouse guitarist covering classic rock, country and pop classics from the 80′s and beyond. This will be a solo acoustic set performance. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: April 23, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 23, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Rosie Flores/ KY Hoss Cats at Willie’s Locally Known

Rosie Flores is an Austin, TX musician with a qwirky rockabilly sound. Hoss Cats: Four on the floor era country music and western swing featuring: Brandon Bowlds, Danny Cecil, Roddy Puckett, Ray Smith, Tim Welch, Jesse Wells, and Ross Whitaker. www.willieslex.com

Start: April 23, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 23, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

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

Particle/ Freekbass at Cosmic Charlie’s

Particle is an L.A. based jam band  that reaches across genre lines. Particle are one of the foundational bands in Livetronica, mixing sequenced electronica into a live – jazz tinged – highly instrumental band. Their prog rock influences frequently peak out through the sequencing creating a vibe somewhere between Pink Floyd and drum and bass. “Despite growing up in the …

Start: April 23, 2014 10:00 pm
End: April 23, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States