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October 25, 2014

JD Shelburne at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

JD Shelburne is an up-and-coming country artist from Taylorsville, KY.  www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com

Start: October 25, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

The Bats at Natasha’s Bistro

Bringing together the seven diverse talent, The Bats have netted a genre that can best be described as cabaret meets rock and roll… and everything in between. The five women and two  men of this distinctive group embrace musical styles ranging from goofy to poignant.   www.beetnik.com  Tickets must be purchased through the Box Office, Monday- Friday, 10am-4pm. 859-259-2754.

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

Damage Therapy/ DeBraun Thomas Trio/ Marbin at Willie’s Locally Known

Damage Therapy is a deep psychedelic rock & roll group from Lexington. DeBraun Thomas is a young local blues guitarist with a prowess and depth of musicality well beyond his years.  Marbin is an instrumental rock and jazz fusion band based out of Chicago, IL. www.willieslex.com

Start: October 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , 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: October 25, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Estate
Address:
120 Sycamore Road, Lexington , KY, United States

SHOZO Halloween Bash feat. Tinderbox Circus Sideshow/ Sun Street/ Playfully Yours at Al’s Bar

Tinderbox Circus Sideshow provide a humorous and provocative stage show featuring slapstick humor, comic skits, bawdy songs, striptease acts, and a scantily clad female chorus. Sun Street is a psychedelic rock band from Morehead, Ky. Shozo: A Lexington rock quartet incorporating psychedelia, progressive, and electronica.   www.alsbarlexington.com   

Start: October 25, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

Boogie G & The Titanics at Parlay Social

A funk/rock/soul powerhouse trio from Lexington, consisting of guitar whiz Dan Trisko, singer and bassist George Burdette, and drummer Steve Lewis.   www.parlaysocial.com    

Start: October 25, 2014 9:30 pm
End: October 25, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

The Forthlins at Cheapside Bar and Grill

  A diverse, multi-genre, universally influenced sound. Americana meets Pop/Alt.   www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com 

Start: October 25, 2014 10:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Allman Brothers Tribute To The Fillmore East at Cosmic Charlie’s

Paying tribute to one of the greatest rock albums of all time, The Allman Brothers Band’s Fillmore East. We have a stellar line up as well. Danny Williams from The Barry Mando Project, The Smithdogs and Bluegrass Collective will be on guitar and vocals. Don Rogers from Bluegrass Collective, Green Genes and Kentucky Wild Horse will be on guitar and …

Start: October 25, 2014 10:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8 - $10

Garland Buckeye, The Invisible Impostors, and Fred Table and the Chairs at the Green Lantern

Triple bill of local acts! http://www.reverbnation.com/theinvisibleimposters http://fredtable.bandcamp.com/ http://www.garlandbuckeye.com/index.php?b=downloads  

Start: October 25, 2014 10:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
Address:
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

October 26, 2014

Branford Marsalis & the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia at Singletary Center for The Arts

  Grammy Award-winning saxophonist and Tony Award nominee composer Branford Marsalis is one of the most revered instrumentalists of his time. The three-time Grammy Award winner has continued to exercise and expand his skills as an instrumentalist, a composer, and the head of Marsalis Music, the label he founded in 2002 that has allowed him to produce both his own …

Start: October 26, 2014 3:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: (859) 257-1706
Address:
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $25/$35/$50

Nick Dittmeier In-Store Performance at CD Central

Nick Dittmeier is a singer-songwriter from southern Indiana who fronted the alt-country band Slithering Beast for five years. In early 2013, he branched out and started performing under his own name and established a new band. His first release, an EP called “Extra Better,” garnered local and regional attention and radio play, while earning him a nomination for “Songwriter of …

Start: October 26, 2014 3:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: CD Central
Address:
377 S. Limestone St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Nick Dittmeier Band/ Josh Nolan at Natasha’s Bistro

Nick Dittmeier is a singer-songwriter from southern Indiana. He fronted the alt-country band Slithering Beast for five years. In early 2013, he branched out and started performing under his own name and established a new band. His first release was an EP called “Extra Better.” It garnered local and regional attention and radio play, while earning him a nomination for …

Start: October 26, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 26, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Jackson Taylor and The Sinners at Willie’s Locally Known

Jackson Taylor tells stories about what he knows.  Jackson’s lyrics paint tales of lives filled with passion and joy as much as of a life tainted by sorrow and disappointment – his life. Jackson sings of heaven, hell, beauty and grit through the wall of outlaw country sounds. www.willieslex.com 

Start: October 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

October 27, 2014

WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour: Ian McLaglan/ Janiva Magness at the Lyric Theatre

IAN McLAGAN is a genuine, dyed-in-the-wool rock’n’roller. McLagan’s musical career began in the 1960’s in the UK as the keyboard player for the Small Faces and the Faces. He has performed and recorded with the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, and Billy Bragg among others. Awarded the prestigious Ivor Novello Award in 1996 for his outstanding contributions to British …

Start: October 27, 2014 6:45 pm
End: October 27, 2014 8:15 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Address:
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508
Cost: $20

Tommy Dorsey Orchestra at the Grand Theatre

Dorsey was a giant in the Big Band Era of the 1930s and ‘40s. His orchestra was considered among the best dance bands, generating a string of 17 No. 1 hits. Frank Sinatra became a superstar as vocalist for the band, and prominent musicians, including drummer Buddy Rich and trumpeter Doc Severinsen, played with the band at one time or …

Start: October 27, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 27, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Grand Theatre
Address:
308 Clair St. , Frankfort, KY, United States
Cost: $20-$30

Carrie Nation & The Speakeasy/ Blind Corn Liquor Pickers at Als’ Bar

Kentucky bluegrass stretched to it’s modern jam-band limits, driven by drums and electric guitar and led by powerful vocals. Carrie Nation & the Speakeasy is a high energy, acoustic brass n grass 5-piece from Wichita, KS. The band, whose sound has been described as “…a stagecoach in overdrive”, has brought their eclectic blend of punk, bluegrass, and dixieland to packed …

Start: October 27, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 27, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

Open Mic with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Willlie’s Locally Known hosts their weekly open mic series with Coralee. 

Start: October 27, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 27, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

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: October 27, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 27, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

Tatsuya Nakatani/ Xelas at Natasha’s Bistro

  Master percussionist Tatsuya Nakatani returns to Lexington on his annual visit for another mindblowing evening of experimental percussion and sonic exploration. Known for his unconventional use of percussive instruments and extended bowed gong technique, Nakatani is in a class all his own.  Xelas: Lexington post-metal ensemble Xelas mixes heavy sounds with traditional and Appalachian influences for a thickly textured …

Start: October 27, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 27, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $5

October 28, 2014

Troubadour Concert Series: Leo Kottke at the Lyric Theatre

  A widely recognized master of his instrument, Leo Kottke is an acoustic guitarist known for his innovative and idiosyncratic finger picking style.  He plays syncopated and polyphonic melodies drawing on blues, jazz and folk influences and has also built a jam band type following having collaborated with Phish’s Mike Gordon for some albums and tours. www.troubashow.com 

Start: October 28, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 28, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Lyric Theatre and Cultural Arts Center
Address:
300 E Third Street, Lexington, 40508
Cost: $36

Troubadour Concert Series: Boz Scaggs at the Lexington Opera House

The Troubadour Concert Series presents Boz Scaggs, a musical seeker and a man of sizable talent as a singer, songwriter and guitarist. His explorations in Blues, R&B, Rock and Jazz have produced lasting work and a career that has brought with it acclaim, a loyal following, and an enduring respect among musicians. His catalogue of hits includes “Lowdown,” “Lido Shuffle,” …

Start: October 28, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 28, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States

Ian McLagan at Parlay Social

Ian  McLagan is an English keyboard instrumentalist, best known as a member of the English Rock bands Small Faces and Faces. He has also collaborated with The Rolling Stones and has been leading his own band since the late 1970s.

Start: October 28, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 28, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Fauxgrass at Natasha’s Bistro

The Fauxgrass approach to music, original and traditional, has quickly landed them a place in the progressive bluegrass community since their 2011 inception. With a fresh, playful, and heart-felt approach to structure Fauxgrass performances flow between genres with unique instrumental communication. The current members consist of Adam Balcer (guitar, vocals), Tim McKay (bass, vocals), Joey Schultz (banjo, vocals) and Jason …

Start: October 28, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 28, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8

Spider Bags / Jovontaes / Dr. Paul at Al’s Bar

Spider Bags are a rock quartet from Chapel Hill North Carolina.  They will be joined by local surf-psych band Jovonataes and the personal savior of these streets, Dr. Paul.  www.albarlexington.com  Jovontaes – Falcon from Coleman Guyon on Vimeo.

Start: October 28, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 28, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

Service Industry Night: Lavon Musk at Cosmic Charlie’s

Featuring an all vinyl set by DJ Lavon Musk and drink specials. www.cosmic-charlies.com   

Start: October 28, 2014 10:00 pm
End: October 28, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

October 29, 2014

Cory Branan at Willie’s Locally Known

“Branan’s hushed, dry whiskey voice and his sharp edged, story song lyrics make the appropriately titled Mutt a mongrel that rewards repeated spins…” -American Songwriter www.willieslex.com

Start: October 29, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 29, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

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: October 29, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 29, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

October 30, 2014

King’s Ransom at Parlay Social

Kings Ransom is a blues-fueled rock/soul band from the Lexington area.  www.parlaysocial.com

Start: October 30, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 30, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

The Twiggenbury’s at Natasha’s Bistro

Lexington’s favorite “Fab Faux” Brits, The Twiggenburys, play favorites from decades of Brit-rock, including The Beatles, The Who, David Bowie, Rolling Stones, ELO, Pink Floyd, Elton John, Psychedelic Furs and more.  www.beetnik.com  

Start: October 30, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 30, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8

Chimarra/ Troy G Biv/ DJ Proof at Al’s Bar Lexington

Chimarra is an electronic artist blending music with nature soundscapes that will be sharing the stage with DJ Prof and Troy G Biv. www.alsbarlexington.com 

Start: October 30, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 30, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States