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July 31, 2015

The Greatest of These/ Rooster’s Crow/ The Slams, etc at The Paddy Wagon

A night of local and regional americana, rock and roots acts on the deck of Richmond’s Paddy Wagon.   

Start: July 31, 2015 6:00 pm
End: July 31, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: The Paddy Wagon
Address:
150 East Main Street, Richmond, KY, United States

Same As It Ever Was at Cosmic Charlie’s

This 7-piece outfit of Knoxville musicians came together out of their mutual love and respect for the music of the Talking Heads in the summer of 2004 and have not looked back since. Over the years the band has performed extensively, and now nearly have the entire Talking Heads catalog at their fingertips; They bring the excitement and energy of …

Start: July 31, 2015 10:00 pm
End: July 31, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10

August 1, 2015

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. www.beetnik.com Reservations by phone only at 859-259-2754.

Start: August 1, 2015 9:00 pm
End: August 1, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $10

August 2, 2015

Pulse/ Smiling Politely at Willie’s Locally Known

Pulse is a Lexington rock band. Smiling Politely offers heavier rock fare, hailing from Minneapolis.  www.willieslex.com 

Start: August 2, 2015 8:00 pm
End: August 2, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: $5

Beat Awfuls/ Pop Empire/ Nerd Rage at Best Friend Bar

Beat Awfuls are lo-fi indie punk. Pop Empire is a Psych-rock from Cincinnati.  Nerd Rage plays local grind punk.

Start: August 2, 2015 9:00 pm
End: August 2, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Best Friend Bar
Phone: (859) 309-1682
Address:
500 East Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $5

August 3, 2015

Elsinores/ Wymns Prysn at Best Friend Bar

Punk by Wymns Prysn followed by The Elsinores: a punk quartet from Lexington.    

Start: August 3, 2015 9:00 pm
End: August 3, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Best Friend Bar
Phone: (859) 309-1682
Address:
500 East Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $5

August 8, 2015

Jerk String/ Hollywood Blanks at Best Friend Bar

Jerk String is a post-rock 5-piece from Lexington. Hollywood Blanks is a Baltimore, MD indie garage rock band. 

Start: August 8, 2015 9:00 pm
End: August 8, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Best Friend Bar
Phone: (859) 309-1682
Address:
500 East Euclid Ave, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States

August 16, 2015

Banditos at Willie’s Locally Known

Banditos is a rowdy, twangy, jug-band lovechild band from Birmingham, AL. www.wllieslex.com

Start: August 16, 2015 8:00 pm
End: August 16, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: $5

August 21, 2015

Husky Burnette at Willie’s Locally Known

A raw and gritty blues/rock trio from Chatanooga, TN led by Brian “Husky” Burnette, melding delta swamp rock, and soul sensibilities. www.willieslex.com 

Start: August 21, 2015 9:00 pm
End: August 21, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: $5

August 29, 2015

Born Cross Eyed at Cosmic Charlie’s

Born Cross Eyed is a Lexington Grateful Dead tribute band that started in 1991.   www.cosmic-charlies.com

Start: August 29, 2015 10:00 pm
End: August 29, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

September 5, 2015

Five Finger Death Punch/ Papa Roach at Rupp Arena

Five Finger Death Punch is a heavy death metal group from Las Vegas who have sold over 2.6 million albums in the United States. They are embarking on a North American tour with rock/rap act Papa Roach and In this Moment.  www.rupparena.com for tickets

Start: September 5, 2015 6:15 pm
End: September 5, 2015 8:15 pm
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States

September 18, 2015

Black Jacket Symphony present Led Zeppelin II at The Lexington Opera House

The Black Jacket Symphony returns to the Lexington Opera House to perform Led Zeppelin’s II album in it’s entirety. The Black Jacket Symphony offers a unique concert experience by recreating classic albums in a live performance setting with a first class lighting and video production. A selected album is performed in its entirety by a group of handpicked musicians specifically selected …

Start: September 18, 2015 8:00 pm
End: September 18, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $30 - $35

September 22, 2015

Cost of Desire/ Damage Therapy at Al’s Bar

Cost of Desire is a hard rom 5 piece from Columbia, MO. Damage Therapy is a deep psychedelic rock & roll group from Lexington. www.alsbarlexington.com   

Start: September 22, 2015 9:00 pm
End: September 22, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

September 27, 2015

Troubadour Concert Series: Exile at Highbridge Spring Mountain Water Cave

Legendary country rock group Exile will preform inside the Highbridge Cave as part of the Troubadour Concert Series. Fans must bring a lawn chair and  comfortable shoes are suggested. Exile is JP Pennington, Marlon Hargis, Les Taylor, Sonny Lamaire, and Steve Geotzman. www.troubashow.com www.lexingtonlyric.com for tickets.

Start: September 27, 2015 5:00 pm
End: September 27, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Highbridge Cave
Address:
Wilmore, KY, 40390, United States

October 11, 2015

Motley Crue at Rupp Arena

Hailing from Los Angeles, CA, the quartet—Vince Neil (vocals), Mick Mars (guitars), Nikki Sixx (bass) and Tommy Lee (drums)—has commandeered the rock pantheon for over 30 years. In that time, they have accumulated worldwide album sales exceeding 80 million, seven platinum or multi-platinum albums, 22 Top 40 mainstream rock hits, six Top 20 pop singles, a star on the Hollywood …

Start: October 11, 2015 7:00 pm
End: October 11, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Rupp Arena
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $25 - $125

October 16, 2015

The Beach Boys at EKU Center for The Arts

  The Beach Boys are American icons. Their classic songs including “Good Vibrations,” “Surfin’ Safari,” and “Wouldn’t It Be Nice” epitomize the spirit of California and have been the soundtrack of summer for generations. www.ekucenter.com for tickets.

Start: October 16, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 16, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States

November 19, 2015

Mannheim Steamroller at EKU Center for The Arts

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Grammy winner Chip Davis features the beloved Christmas music of Mannheim Steamroller along with dazzling multimedia effects www.ekucenter.com for tickets.

Start: November 19, 2015 7:30 pm
End: November 19, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States

January 8, 2016

Greg Allman at Norton Center for The Arts

Gregg Allman is one of rock’s most acclaimed and beloved stars, possessing a distinctively soulful voice and singular songwriting ability that resonates through a musical career that spans nearly half a century. Gregg Allman, and the Allman Brothers Band, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of fame in 1995. At the 54th Annual Grammy Awards in 2012, the …

Start: January 8, 2016 8:00 pm
End: January 8, 2016 10:00 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States
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