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March 27, 2015

Late Day Sons at Willie’s Locally Known

New to the scene and based out of the Lexington area, Late Day Sons are a group that began as an acoustic duo and has since gained new members contributing wonderfully to the harmony and depth of this Americana/Folk sound.  www.willieslex.com 

Start: March 27, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 27, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: $5

Brown Sugar Hip Hop Showcase at Al’s Bar

Lexington’s longest running indie/local hiphop showcase, Brown Sugar, (2007-2014) returns to the Al’s Bar stage. On the final Friday of each month, The Devine Experience will focus on bringing you a true, vintage hiphop vibe featuring some of central KY’s finest MCs. www.alsbarlexington.com 

Start: March 27, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 27, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $7

The Underdogs at Natasha’s Bistro

Singer songwriters Marcus Wilkerson and Greg McIntosh play  acoustic music with two guitars and two voices (and a conga drum here and there). This time they come with new songs and with featured musicians speckled throughout the show. www.beetnik.com  

Start: March 27, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 27, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $7

Larry Williams Band at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

Country-rock artist Larry Williams and band will cover new and old country hits. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com

Start: March 27, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 27, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

The Black Cadillacs/ Heyrocco at Cosmic Charlie’s

The Black Cadillacs are a 6-piece rock and roll band, featuring 2 guitar players, bass, drums, keyboards and organ, and a stand-alone frontman. The Black Cadillacs have a diverse array of influences from classic bands like The Rolling Stones, The Who, and Pink Floyd to more modern bands like My Morning Jacket, The Black Keys, and Jack White. Heyrocco are …

Start: March 27, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 27, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8-$10

Xerxes/ Elsinores/ Bombs at the Green Lantern

XERXES: Post hardcore / death rock from Louisville, KY (No Sleep Records). BOMBS:  members of: The Moondogs, Goldstein, GhettoBlaster, Sonic Altar, Blood Carries Disease, Deanimator, NerdRage and more. Elsinores are a popular punk band based in Lexington.  

Start: March 27, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 27, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
Address:
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

The Lemons/ Today’s Hits/ Slushy at Best Friend Bar

 A bill of Surf-pop/punk bands out of Chicago.

Start: March 27, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 27, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Best Friend Bar
Phone: (859) 309-1682
Address:
500 East Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States

Bebo Baxter Band at Cheapside Bar and Grill

Bebo Baxter is a Lexington acoustic pop singer songwriter.   www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com  

Start: March 27, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 27, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Deadly Sins Burlesque & Tinderbox Circus Sideshow/ Vita and The Woolf at Natasha’s Bistro

Vita and the Woolf is the brain child of Jennifer Pague. It is an electronic soul pop musical group from Philadelphia. The band name was inspired by the love relationship between novelists Vita Sackville and Virginia Woolf.  The haunting harmonies and vocal layering combined with crazy instrumentation and simple drumming produce a sound that reflects R&B, soul, jazz, and powerful …

Start: March 27, 2015 11:00 pm
End: March 27, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

March 28, 2015

Winter Jam 2015 Tour Spectacular at Rupp Arena

One of the nation’s biggest Christian music events featuring: Skillet, Jeremy Camp, Francesca Battistelli, Building 429, For King & Country, NewSong, Family Force 5, Blanca, About A Mile, Veridia and Speaker: Tony Nolan. www.rupparena.com

Start: March 28, 2015 6:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10

Ol’ Pike Muleskinners at Willie’s Locally Known

An Alt-country band from White House, TN, with  drum, bass, guitjo, mandolin, and guitar instrumentation.     www.willieslex.com 

Start: March 28, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 28, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

The Bats at Natasha’s Bistro

Bringing together the seven diverse talents known as The Bats have netted a genre that can best be described as cabaret meets rock and roll… and everything in between. The five meddlesome women and two foolhardy men of this distinctive group embrace musical styles ranging from goofy to poignant. Tickets must be purchased through the Box Office, Monday- Friday, 10am-4pm. …

Start: March 28, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10

The Rough Customers/ I Like You/ Good English at Al’s Bar

Rough Customers: A high energy ska/punk band from Lexington that incorporates almost every genre of music including “Bach like” chorales to romanic period tone poems to 1980′s punk, to third wave ska. I Like You weave a tapestry of rich, beautiful harmonies with an eclectic blend of ukulele, trumpet, violin, acoustic guitar, upright bass and percussion. Delivering an energetic sound …

Start: March 28, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

Larry Williams Band at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

Country-rock artist Larry Williams and band will cover new and old country hits. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com

Start: March 28, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

Hounds & Horns/ Patson/ Big Fresh at the Green Lantern

  Hounds & Horns  are an alternative indie folk quartet from from Owensboro, followed by Big Fresh, an electro- pop veteran band from Lexington, along with Patson.      

Start: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
Address:
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, United States

Donny Brook at Henry Clay’s Public House

Donny Brook is a cover band based out of Lexington playing pop/rock from the late 60′s into the early 90′s. www.henryclayspublichouse.com

Start: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Pub
Address:
112 N. Upper St., Lexington, KY, United States

Bebo Baxter Band at Cheapside Bar and Grill

Bebo Baxter is a Lexington acoustic pop singer songwriter.   www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com  

Start: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Fat Box at Cosmic Charlie’s

Fat Box plays a unique blend of Rock, Funk, Blues, and Jazz. They occasionally venture into the avant-garde but never lose sight of the groove. Their music features distinct, soulful vocals, fiery improvisations, and songs that don’t conform to predictable formulas. www.cosmic-charlies.com

Start: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
End: March 28, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

March 29, 2015

Evie Ladin & Keith Terry at Natasha’s Bistro

The polyrhythmic heat of Evie Ladin’s clawhammer banjo, resonant voice, real stories and rhythmic dance have been heard from A Prairie Home Companion to Celtic Connections, Lincoln Center to Hardly Strictly Bluegrass. Known as a driving force behind San Francisco’s Stairwell Sisters, Evie’s solo debut Float Downstream (2010), co-produced by Mike Marshall and Keith Terry, was quickly followed by Evie …

Start: March 29, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 29, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10

Concord America/ Jive Hounds/ Little Friends at Al’s Bar Lexington

Concord America is a punk rock band from the thriving music scene of Atlanta, GA. Jive Hounds are a local rock and roll/ garage pop band.  www.alsbarlexington.com 

Start: March 29, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 29, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

March 30, 2015

Misson Mondays at Blue Stallion Brewery

A benefit for the skate scene and locals parks.  

Start: March 30, 2015 4:00 pm
End: March 30, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Blue Stallion Brewing Co.
Address:
610 W. Third, Lexington , KY, United States

WoodSongs: Preservation Hall Jazz Band at The Lyric Theatre

Making their debut ion WoodSongs, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band will be showcasing the classic American sound that was created in the Crescent City 100 years ago. The band (Charlie Gabriel, clarinet; Freddie Lonzo, trombone; Ben Jaffe, bass & tuba; Rickie Monie, piano; Joseph Lastle, Jr., drums; and Clint Maegen, saxophone) derives its name from the Preservation Hall venue located in …

Start: March 30, 2015 6:45 pm
End: March 30, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Address:
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508
Cost: $20

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: March 30, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 30, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

Grateful Mondays at Cosmic Charlie’s

Every Monday Lee Owen hosts a Grateful Dead tribute at Cosmic Charlie’s. It starts at 9 and ends promptly at midnight. Come on down for a beer, or more, every Monday in March at the number one spot for Lexington Dead Heads.

Start: March 30, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 30, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $3

March 31, 2015

Celtic Thunder at Norton Center for The Arts

Celtic Thunder is a world-renowned supergroup – comprised of vocalists Emmet Cahill, Keith Harkin, Ryan Kelly, George Donaldson, Neil Byrne and Colm Keegan – best known for performing an eclectic mix of songs, ranging from traditional Irish fare to international hits. Their live shows are recognized for the use of dramatic lighting effects and choreography as well as a stage …

Start: March 31, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 31, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

Rhiannon Giddens at The Lexington Opera House

A founding member of Carolina Chocolate Drops, Giddens met her original CCDs band-mates at 2005’s “Black Banjo Gathering” in Boone, NC, and got schooled in Piedmont, NC region’s traditional music by Joe Thompson, an elderly African-American fiddle player. Thompson passed on to Giddens and her cohorts many of the songs that would comprise their early repertoire. Giddens is an American original—an artist …

Start: March 31, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 31, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $25 - $35

Vinyl Night at Cosmic Charlie’s

Holy Carp, CD Central and The Broken Needle present Vinyl Night at Cosmic Charlie’s every Tuesday in March.  This is a free event where all attendees are encouraged to bring their own vinyl and have selections played at the venue.  

Start: March 31, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 31, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

Tashi Dorji/ Tyler Damon/ Ma Turner/ Jovontaes at the Green Lantern

A Bhutanese guitarist now residing in Asheville, North Carolina, TASHI DORJI makes meticulously crafted sounds that conjure spirits, wrestle demons, and tame wild beasts. As beautiful as they are cerebral, his acoustic works are reminiscent of Derek Bailey’s free improvisations, flamenco and John Fahey’s Americana. Ma Turner  is guitarist/songwriter/co-founder of CROSS/Fatufairfe/Salad Influence as well as founder of long running avant …

Start: March 31, 2015 9:00 pm
End: March 31, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
Address:
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

April 1, 2015

DeBraun Thomas at Parlay Social

DeBraun Thomas is a young local blues guitarist with a prowess and depth of musicality well beyond his years. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: April 1, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 1, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Warren Byrom & Robby Cosenza at Blue Stallion Brewing

Blue Stallion’s Wednesday Night Live series will feature the americana songs and stylings of Warren Byrom and drummer Robby Cosenza. Food by Ellos on Broadway. www.bluestallionbrewing.com

Start: April 1, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 1, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Blue Stallion Brewing Co.
Address:
610 W. Third, Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free