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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

Red Barn Radio: Moonshine & Wine at Artsplace

Moonshine and Wine is a Cincinnati based duet of James Funk and Danielle Kuntz that blends Americana, bluegrass, and folk such as Civil Wars to Gram Parsons with Emmylou Harris. www.redbarnradio.com

Start: April 1, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 1, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Artsplace
Phone: (859) 255-2951
Address:
161 Mill St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8

April 2, 2015

Songwriter’s Night: Dan Hill/ Dock Steffey/ Tom Green at Natasha’s Bistro

Dan Hill: A gifted songwriter and singer who has lived and performed in Nashville and now plays all around Kentucky and the region. Dan will be doing songs from his outstanding CD “Twelve Dollars Worth” and he’ll also be introducing several great new songs from his upcoming album, which he is currently recording at Shangri-La Studios. Dock Steffey One of …

Start: April 2, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 2, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8

Underhill Rose/ North Carolina Country at Parlay Social

The voices in Underhill Rose may sound familiar. The harmony-driven folk duo, featuring Eleanor Underhill and Molly Rose Reed, was one half of the popular Asheville-based band, the Barrel House Mamas. After the group disbanded, Underhill and Reed decided they wanted to keep singing together, so in 2009 they formed Underhill Rose, which features a like-minded brand of dusty country …

Start: April 2, 2015 8:30 pm
End: April 2, 2015 10:30 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Turquoise Jeep at Cosmic Charlie’s

Turquoise Jeep Records is an independent record label founded by Flynt Flossy and Whatchyamacallit. It is best known for its YouTube videos including “Lemme Smang It” (by Yung Humma featuring Flynt Flossy) and “Did I Mention I Like to Dance.” Currently, the label has one album titled, “Keep the Jeep Riding” and four singles and is working on a clothing …

Start: April 2, 2015 10:00 pm
End: April 2, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $12 -15

April 3, 2015

Joshua Bell and The UK Symphony Orchestra at Singletary Center for the Arts

Often referred to as the “poet of the violin,” JOSHUA BELL is one of the world’s most celebrated violinists. He continues to enchant audiences with his breathtaking virtuosity, tone of sheer beauty, and charismatic stage presence. His restless curiosity, passion, universal appeal, and multi-faceted musical interests have earned him the rare title of “classical music superstar.” He will join with …

Start: April 3, 2015 7:30 pm
End: April 3, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: (859) 257-1706
Address:
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $85/$75/$65/$45

RC and The Nightshades at Natasha’s Bistro

Singer-songwriter guitarist Ronn Crowder’s bluesy Memphis-style vocals and harmonica are accompanied by  percussionist Steve Dimartino, acclaimed horn player and sometimes vocalist Skeets Pennington, and the bass playing of Roger Tremaine. www.beetnik.com 

Start: April 3, 2015 9:00 pm
End: April 3, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $7

JustMe CD Release Party at Al’s Bar

A night of local hip-hop and spoken word, hosted by rap veteran Sheisty Khrist. www.alsbarlexington.com 

Start: April 3, 2015 9:00 pm
End: April 3, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

Haroon Ali at Cheapside Bar and Grill

Haroon Ali is a an acoustic/hip-hop singer, guitarist and producer.  www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com 

Start: April 3, 2015 10:00 pm
End: April 3, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Colourless/ Wol and Weeps/ Babes at the Green Lantern

Colourless is a new local psychedelic rock outfit featuring Joe Drury, Tom Hnatow, Lanie Mossing, Aaron Crace. Babes are a New Orleans-based swamp rock band. Wol and Weeps are a duo consisting of fuzzed out drums and guitar.    

Start: April 3, 2015 10:00 pm
End: April 3, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
Address:
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

April 4, 2015

Legna Tocado & Yoisel Concepcion at Natasha’s Bistro

She is a lyric soprano who has sung the music of great composers with symphonies and string orchestras in many cultural settings. He is a singer-songwriter who weaves music with his voice and his masterful guitar. www.beetnik.com

Start: April 4, 2015 9:00 pm
End: April 4, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Radio People/ Carl Calm/ Dr Paul at Al’s Bar

Radio People bring booming synth pop from Cleveland.  Paul, aka Paul Eldred, a solo  is rock ‘psuedokaraoke’ act from Lexington.  Carl Calm is the moniker of Lexington electronic artist Eric Lanham, former member of the band Caboladies. www.alsbarlexington.com  

Start: April 4, 2015 9:00 pm
End: April 4, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

Ben Lacy at Cheapside Bar and Grill

Ben Lacy is a Lexington guitar virtuoso known for his rhythmic, melodic style. www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com  

Start: April 4, 2015 10:00 pm
End: April 4, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

C2 and The Brothers Reed at Cosmic Charlie’s

C2 and the Brothers Reed are a rock and roll band from Lexington composed of Cameron Clark, Kelly & Kody Reed, and James Weishar  www.cosmic-charlies.com 

Start: April 4, 2015 10:00 pm
End: April 4, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5 - $10

April 5, 2015

Sunday Service: Restless Leg String Band at Cosmic Charlie’s

  Cosmic Charlie’s will once again host Sunday Service, a reverential night of all things bluegrass, tradition, and good times. Join the Restless Leg String Band and enjoy their unique blend of classic tunes, recognizable covers, and patented originals.  This is a chance not only to elongate the weekend, but a way to pay one’s respects at the altar of …

Start: April 5, 2015 9:00 pm
End: April 5, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

Metal Sunday w/ Auroch/ Arktos/ Autocrat at Al’s Bar

This weeks Metal Sunday features local and regional rock acts including: Arktos, a duo branched off from the metal group Stampede.  www.alsbarlexington.com 

Start: April 5, 2015 10:00 pm
End: April 5, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

April 6, 2015

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: April 6, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 6, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

April 7, 2015

White Knight/ Damage Therapy/ The Last of The DoDo at the Al’s Bar

Local underground indie rock from White Knight, deep psychedelic rock & roll by Damage Therapy, and self-described ‘circus metal’ from Last of The Dodo.  www.alsbarlexington.com 

Start: April 7, 2015 9:00 pm
End: April 7, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

April 8, 2015

King John–Stratford Festival Screening at Fayette Mall Theater

The Cinemark Theater at Fayette Mall will be joining with Fathom Events and BY Experience for a special cinematic event: three screenings of Stratford Festival‘s Shakespearean performances. The screenings will start with King Lear on Wednesday, February 25, followed by King John on Wednesday, April 8 and Antony and Cleopatra on Thursday, May 21. For more showtimes and to purchase …

Start: April 8, 2015 5:00 pm
End: April 8, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Cinemark Fayette Mall
Address:
3800 Mall Rd. Plaza, Lexington, KY, 40503, 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: April 8, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 8, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking at Blue Stallion Brewing

Wednesday Night Live featuring the sounds of Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking Soul Jazz Trio. Featuring Smith Donaldson on bass, Dave Farris on drums, and Lee Carroll on keys, they play a smooth mix of soul and jazz. The Epic Cure food truck will provide food during the event. No cover. www.bluestallionbrewing.com

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