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September 30, 2014

Buffalo Wabs & The Price Hill Hustle/ Israel Nash at Willie’s Locally Known

Buffalo Wabs & The Price Hill Hustle is a Cincinnati based, 4 piece Americana/Folk band that blends the tradition of heroes like Woody Guthrie and Mississippi John Hurt w/ contemporary flavor. “Nash paints a sonic picture using bright strokes of grunge, ‘60s folk-pop and crying pedal steel.” —CMT  www.willieslex.com 

Start: September 30, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 30, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

Hannah Sturgill at Natasha’s Bistro

  Hannah Sturgill is a young singer-songwriter from Lexington. www.beetnik.com 

Start: September 30, 2014 9:00 pm
End: September 30, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $7

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: September 30, 2014 10:00 pm
End: September 30, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

October 1, 2014

Edgar Meyer & Chris Thile at Norton Center for The Arts

  Bassist/composer Edgar Meyer and mandolinist/composer Chris Thile return to the Norton Center – this time as a duo, crossing traditional boundaries in a diverse program of largely original music.  These two MacArthur Fellows have collaborated on several critically acclaimed projects including their 2014 duo recording; Yo-Yo Ma’s Grammy-winning Goat Rodeo Sessions; a 2008 recording of original compositions; and, most …

Start: October 1, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 1, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

Red Barn Radio: The Whiskey Charmers at Artsplace

The Whiskey Charmers is the Americana Roots duo of Carrie Shepard and Lawrence Daversa. Their haunting melodies tell stories of love, heartbreak, the open road, and of course, whiskey. Brett Callwood of the Detroit Metro Times says “The Whiskey Charmers truly create the aural equivalent of crying into a tumbler filled with bourbon, bemoaning a lost love.” www.redbarnradio.com 

Start: October 1, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 1, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Artsplace
Phone: (859) 255-2951
Address:
161 Mill St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8

Joan Shelley/ Warren Byrom at Willie’s Locally Known

Louisville, KY musician Joan Shelley will perform in celebration of her most recent solo album “Electric Ursa”. The Chicago Reader writes, “she sings with striking intimacy, as though addressing someone sitting just a few feet away.” Paired with local performer Warren Byrom. www.willieslex.com

Start: October 1, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 1, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

Desert Noises at Cosmic Charlie’s

Desert Noises work with an emotional palette that is sophisticated beyond their years, as front-man Kyle Henderson translates melancholy, longing, and regret into lyrical fables like a seasoned troubadour. He seems to be howling into the vastness with all of his might, romancing his hopelessness and taking comfort in open spaces. These four young men are carving a path across …

Start: October 1, 2014 10:00 pm
End: October 1, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

October 2, 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: October 2, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 2, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: 5/3 Pavilion at Cheapside Park
Address:
Cheapside Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Under The Streetlamp at EKU Center For The Arts

Under the Streetlamp exudes the irresistible rapport of a modern day Rat Pack, as these former leading cast members of the musical Jersey Boys deliver an evening of Doo-Wop, Motown, old time rock ‘n roll and all your favorite songs from The Beach Boys, The Beatles, The Four Seasons and other classic hits from the American radio songbook. www.ekucenter.com for …

Start: October 2, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 2, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, 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, 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,  and …

Start: October 2, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 2, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

KY Hoss Cats at Parlay Social

Vintage, four-on-the-floor era country and swing from a group of Lexington music veterans. www.parlaysocial.com   

Start: October 2, 2014 8:30 pm
End: October 2, 2014 11:30 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Fleece/ Navigateur/ DJ Luxury Elite at Al’s Bar

Fleece is the stage moniker of electronica artist Graham Tucker, of Lexington. There is reverence for analog sound and 80s inspiration permeating through Navigateur’s music. A sun-drenched warped sensibility flows through these songs making them feel nearly tangible, projecting a veneer that will send you on introspective trips, all the while, making your head bob.” – Brenton Crozier,  Synconation

Start: October 2, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 2, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

Kris Roe at Cosmic Charlie’s

Honest music, chock full of beautiful mistakes, played loud, recorded to analog tape. Creating words and sounds in the basements and dive bars of the world.  www.cosmic-charlies.com 

Start: October 2, 2014 10:00 pm
End: October 2, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10

Cort Carpenter at Tin Roof

Cort Carpenter is a new, young country act from Nashville,TN. www.tinroofbars.com 

Start: October 2, 2014 10:30 pm
End: October 2, 2014 10:30 pm
Venue: Tin Roof
Address:
303 S. Limestone, Lexington, United States

October 3, 2014

The Night Market

  The Night Market is a collaboration between the NoLi CDC and Kentucky for Kentucky. The event will feature booths by local makers and creatives with a huge selection of art and handmade goods.  

Start: October 3, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 3, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Night Market
Address:
E Loudoun Ave & Bryan Ave, Lexington, KY

Dru Hill & Sisqo at Singletary Center for The Arts

Dru Hill & Sisqo equate the perfect musical blend of soulful R&B, rock, hip-hop, and romance. Lexington’s own HoneyChild and Devine Carama will open. www.finearts.uky.edu  Call 859.257.4929 for the Singletary box office. 

Start: October 3, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 3, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: (859) 257-1706
Address:
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $40-$20 student

The Chop Tops/ Keith Jones and The Makeshifts at Willie’s Locally Known

The Chop Tops are a psychobilly/rock band formed in 1995 in Santa Cruz, CA.  www.cosmic-charlies.com

Start: October 3, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 3, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

Patrick McNeese Band at Natasha’s Bistro

The Patrick McNeese Band invites you to the official release of the band’s 12-song studio project, “Hallelu” – plus other gems from Patrick McNeese’s collection of originals.  This music kinda defies description, but there are hints of Joni Mitchell, Bruce Cockburn, a smidgen of Dr. John, some Jean Luc Ponty and a bit of Bruce Hornsby and Van Morrison.  Patrick …

Start: October 3, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 3, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8

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 3, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 3, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Henry Clay Pub
Address:
112 N. Upper St., Lexington, KY, United States

Ark Life at Cosmic Charlie’s

Their mile high harmonic rock&roll — equal parts mischief, humor, & heartthrob — pulls as much inspiration from contemporaries like Heartless Bastards, Elvis Perkins, and Thao & the Get Down Stay Down as from the band’s enduring loves for The Kinks, Nina Simone, and the classic campfire singalong.  www.cosmic-charlies.com  

Start: October 3, 2014 10:00 pm
End: October 3, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

October 4, 2014

Jericho Woods at Willie’s Locally Known

A southern rock and country band from outside of Louisville, KY. www.willieslex.com     

Start: October 4, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 4, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

Alma Gitana at Natasha’s Bistro

Alma Gitana [Gypsy Soul] fuses musical styles and elements from countries and cultures throughout the Mediterranean–including Southern Spain, Morocco, Greece, Egypt and Lebanon. This versatile group brings to the stage a wealth of talent stemming from their collective diverse backgrounds including rock, West African, traditional Irish and Scottish, jazz, classical guitar, flamenco, Latin percussion and Arabic they’ve  performed for audiences …

Start: October 4, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 4, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10

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: October 4, 2014 9:30 pm
End: October 4, 2014 11:30 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Dent May/ Dr. Paul at Al’s Bar

Two eclectic synth-pop acts. www.alsbarlexington.com

Start: October 4, 2014 10:00 pm
End: October 4, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

October 5, 2014

Silverback at Natasha’s Bistro

SILVERBACK typically plays rock and roll, rhythm and blues, soul music and folk-rock written prior to 1973. all proceeds will go to the Bridget Leukemia Society. www.beetnik.com 

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

The Fauntleroys at Willie’s Locally Known

Beloved troubadour Alejandro Escovedo,  axe hero Ivan Julian, eclectic tunesmith Nicholas Tremulis and propulsive percussive force Linda Pitmon make up The Fauntleroys. www.willieslex.com

Start: October 5, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 5, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: $20

The Fauntleroys ft. Alejandro Escovedo at Willie’s Locally Known

Alejandro Escovedo returns to Lexington with his new band, The Fauntleroys.  Their new EP “Below The Pink Pony”, out now on Plowboy Records, features Escovedo on bass guitar.   “Together, they make what one wag present at that Continental gig dubbed “chords and dischord” — juiced with raw energy and the charge they get out of making music just for fun. Sharing writing and …

Start: October 5, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 5, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: 20.00

October 6, 2014

Woodsongs Old Time Radio Hour: Buddy Holly Tribute at the Lyric Theatre

The indelible legacy of Buddy Holly continues to touch fans and has inspired decades of artists across multiple genres. Although he only played rock and roll for a few years, the breadth of material Holly recorded made an enormous, lasting impression on popular music. DAVID FRIZELL, country Music star and multi-award-winner, has gathered a cadre of music’s elite for a …

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

Robert Cray at the Grand Theatre

Blues icon and five-time Grammy Award winner Robert Cray and his band take the stage at Frankfort’s Grand Theatre Mon., Oct 6 at 7:30pm. Cray is well known as one of the few blues artists to cross over into top-40 stardom. His career has included collaboration with legends such as BB King and Eric Clapton. His induction into the Blues …

Start: October 6, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 6, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Grand Theatre
Address:
308 Clair St. , Frankfort, KY, United States
Cost: $40-$65

Open Mic with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

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

Start: October 6, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 6, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States