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April 24, 2014

Central Bank Thursday Night Live at Cheapside Park

The 19th season of Thursday Night Live will begin on April 3rd and run every Thursday through October 16th. The family-friendly event is held at the Fifth Third Pavilion at Cheapside Park. In addition to live music there will be food, beverages, and a lively social atmosphere. www.downtownlex.com April 3 – Bobby Perry Band April 10 – Off The Clock …

Start: April 24, 2014 5:00 pm
End: April 24, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Marco Tezza at Memorial Hall

Internationally renowned Italian pianist Marco Tezza will take the stage at the University of Kentucky. The concert, presented by the UK School of Music, is free and open to the public.A celebrated pianist and conductor, Tezza is a prolific artist who presents a vast repertoire, from baroque to contemporary music. He is well-known to the public and critics as an …

Start: April 24, 2014 7:30 pm
End: April 24, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: UK Memorial Hall
Address:
Memorial Hall, S. Limestone St., Lexington, KY, United States

PALEFACE at Willie’s Locally Known

Paleface is an American musician and artist currently on tour as a high-energy folk rock band and has released over a dozen records including two major label releases, and he’s collaborated and performed on three albums by The Avett Brothers. Paleface has influenced and inspired a wide range of musical acts, from electro-popsters YACHT, to Grammy Award recipients Kimya Dawson,  …

Start: April 24, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 24, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

The Other Brothers at Parlay Social

The Other Brothers are an electric roots-rock band from Lexington. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: April 24, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 24, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Grayson Jenkins at Henry Clay’s Public House

Singer/songwriter and Lexington transplant playing multi-genre acoustic music every Thursday night at Henry’s. www.henryclayspublichouse.com

Start: April 24, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 24, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Pub
Address:
112 N. Upper St., Lexington, KY, United States

Harpeth Rising at Natasha’s Bistro

Billed as an “American Sensation” by WSM 650, this group of young classically trained musicians is making an impact wherever they play. The quartet brings an exciting and distinctive sound to the Americana genre. With a banjo and fiddle, you might think they’re traditional bluegrass, but think again: cello and hand drum round out the group, creating a truly new …

Start: April 24, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 24, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $7

Warren Byrom/ Joel Henderson/ Forty-Gallon Baptists at Al’s Bar

Lexington music scene veteran Warren Byrom plays his own brand of americana. The Forty Gallon Baptists are a 9-piece band from Louisville playing a blend of country, rock, gospel. www.alsbarlexington.com

Start: April 24, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 24, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

C The Beat at Natasha’s Bistro

  Exploring the musical connection between Africa and the New World, C the Beat plays Reggae/Ska, AfroCuban jazz, New Orleans R&B, American Funk, Afrobeat, High Life, etc. C the Beat:Lee Carroll – keysWillie Eames – gtr & voxMark Jones – gtr & voxTripp Bratton – drums/percussionDavid Farris – drums/percussionJacob Hamrick – percussionRobert B Montgomery – bassChase Fleming – tromboneSteve Slaughbaugh …

Start: April 24, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 24, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Joshua Powell at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

“Joshua Powell and the Great Train Robbery” borrowed their brand from a 1903 silent Western and have crafted their sound in that sure-footed Americana tradition ever since. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com

Start: April 24, 2014 10:00 pm
End: April 24, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

April 25, 2014

Devine Carama: Brown Sugar Hip-Hop Showcase at Al’s Bar

Lexington hip-hop artist and producer Devine Carama hosts this rap series at Al’s Bar, featuring local artists. www.alsbarlexington.com

Start: April 25, 2014 9:00 am
End: April 25, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

Richard Ferreira at Brasbana

Cuban restaurant Brasabana features live music on Friday and Saturday evenings from 7 – 10 p.m. This evening features Latin keyboardist Richard Ferreira. For more info, full menu or to make a reservation, visit www.brasabana.com.

Start: April 25, 2014 7:00 pm
End: April 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Brasbana Cuban Cuisine
Address:
841 Lane Allen Road, Lexington, KY, United States

Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder at EKU Center for The Arts

Ricky Skaggs is a true pioneer to the Country, Bluegrass and Gospel/Christian music genres with 14 Grammy Awards, eight CMA Awards, eight ACM Awards, eleven IBMA Awards, two Dove Awards and nine ICM (Inspirational Country Music) Awards. Skaggs has released more than 30 albums since he began playing music more than 50 years ago. The all-star lineup of Kentucky Thunder …

Start: April 25, 2014 7:30 pm
End: April 25, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
521 Lancaster Ave., Richmond, KY, United States

Joe Bonamassa at Rupp Arena

Bonamassa has been praised as one of the world’s greatest guitarists and he is fast evolving into a full-blown charismatic and mesmerizing blues-rock star. With 11 #1 albums currently on the Billboard Blues Chart, Joe will perform a new show including an entire acoustic set featuring international musicians followed by his critically acclaimed electric set. www.rupparena.com

Start: April 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $69-$99

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

Tall, Dark and Handsome at Natasha’s Bistro

DH4 aka Tall, Dark and Handsome is a rare blend of jazz and regional music. Karen Jones (fiddle) and Bev Futrell (guitar), also members of the Reel World String Band, team up with George Neel, an accomplished jazz mandolin player, and Ricky Baldwin, a well-known bass player, also playing with Nick Stump’s Blues All-Stars. The songwriting and country-inspired singing of …

Start: April 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8

Eddie Barber at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

Eddie Barber is a musician/songwriter/performer that is known in Central KY for his country/southern rock vocals and smooth yet controlled stage presence. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com

Start: April 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 25, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

The Death Valley Wreckers at Tin Roof

A rock/pop/everything cover band made up of five Nashville music veterans. www.tinroofbars.com

Start: April 25, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 25, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Tin Roof
Address:
303 S. Limestone, Lexington, United States

Kung Fu Grip at Parlay Social

A funk fusion band playing rock, Top 40 and R&B music. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: April 25, 2014 9:30 pm
End: April 25, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Bad People/ The Dead Gypsies/ Ondezvous at Cosmic Charlie’s

Bad People are a post-rock experimental band from Lexington. The Dead Gypsies are a two-piece rock. Ondezvous is an alternative/indie trio. www.cosmic-charlies.com 

Start: April 25, 2014 10:00 pm
End: April 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

April 26, 2014

‘The Redemption’ at Servant Heart Farm

‘The Redemption’: April 26. Servant Heart Farm, U.S. 68, Wilmore. Music lineup includes Disciple, The Never Claim, Bright Gray and other acts and events to be named later at a later date. Times and ticket information will also be announced.  

Date: April 26, 2014
Venue: Servant Heart Farm
Address:
9520 Harrodsburg Road , Wilmore , KY, United States

Renato Benites at Brasbana

Cuban restaurant Brasabana features live music on Friday and Saturday evenings from 7 – 10 p.m. This evening features Renato Benites (Latin and English guitar / vocals).   For more info, full menu or to make a reservation, visit www.brasabana.com.    

Start: April 26, 2014 7:00 pm
End: April 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Brasbana Cuban Cuisine
Address:
841 Lane Allen Road, Lexington, KY, United States

The Bats at Natasha’s Bistro

Bringing together the eight diverse talents, The Bats have netted a genre that can best be described as cabaret meets rock and roll. The five feisty women and three very brave men of this distinctive group embrace many musical styles with the material ranging from comical to poignant. They sing of love lost and found, the joys and stings of …

Start: April 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10

Cort Carpenter at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

Nashville country music singer Cort Carpenter has been performing around the country for the past 3 years and gaining a steady growing and faithful fan base that has been built completely on his own. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com

Start: April 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

Madlib Retrospective featuring Sheisty Khrist at Al’s Bar

Sheisty Khrist is a local hip hop artist, known as the force behind local tribute shows paying homage to an eclectic mix of acts that includes A Tribe Called Quest, Michael Jackson and Ween, to name a few. www.alsbarlexington.com

Start: April 26, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

Larry Redmon at Redmon’s Fine Music and Spirits

Larry Redmon is a local americana/country artist. All proceeds go to the Lexington Fraternal Order of Firefighters and their ‘Shop with a Firefighter” and “Firefighter Toy” programs.  

Start: April 26, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Redmon's Fine Music and Spirits
Address:
268 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, United States

The Death Valley Wreckers at Tin Roof

A rock/pop/everything cover band made up of five Nashville music veterans. www.tinroofbars.com

Start: April 26, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Tin Roof
Address:
303 S. Limestone, Lexington, United States

Sundresses/ Blacks Owls/ No Excuse at Al’s Bar

Two rowdy Cincinnati bands and Lexington’s rock outfit No Excuse will take the Al’s stage. www.alsbarlexington.com 

Start: April 26, 2014 9:00 pm
End: April 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

The Ark Band at Parlay Social

The Ark Band plays roots reggae, calypso and soca music. Based out of Columbus, OH with members hailing from St.Lucia, Sierra Leone, Ghana, and America. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: April 26, 2014 9:30 pm
End: April 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

April 27, 2014

Lexington Brass Band Concert at Calvary Baptist Church

The Lexington Brass Band will perform its last show under the baton of its 20+ year conductor, Dr. Ronald Holz. World-renowned trumpeter Vincent DiMartino will collaborate with the band on several features, and on the finale, which will feature several well known members of the band throughout the years. www.lexingtonbrassband.com

Start: April 27, 2014 4:00 pm
End: April 27, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: Calvary Baptist Church
Address:
150 E. High St., Lexington, United States
Cost: $5

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