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July 23, 2014

Spongecake and The Fluff Ramblers at Willie’s Locally Known

A psychedelic/groove band influenced by late Grateful Dead and String Cheese Incident, Spongecake and The Fluff Ramblers are comprised of 7 members. www.willieslex.com 

Start: July 23, 2014 8:00 pm
End: July 23, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

The Rough Customers/ Askultra at Cosmic Charlie’s

  The Rough Customers: a high energy ska/punk band that incorporates almost every genre of music- From “Bach like” chorales to romantic period tone poems to 1980′s punk, and third wave ska.   Askultura is a 9-piece rumba / punk rock / ska band from Miami, FL. www.cosmic-charlies.com     

Start: July 23, 2014 10:00 pm
End: July 23, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

July 24, 2014

Eddie Barber at at Horseshoes Kentucky Bar and Grill

  Local country rock singer Eddie Barber will take the Horseshoes stage. www.horseshoeskentuckygrill.com 

Start: July 24, 2014 8:00 pm
End: July 24, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Horseshoes Kentucky Bar & Grill
Address:
1987 North Broadway, Lexington , KY, United States

The Smithdogs at Parlay Social

   The SmithDogs are a super-group of Lexington musicians playing blues, rock, funk and soul music.  www.parlaysocial.com  

Start: July 24, 2014 8:00 pm
End: July 24, 2014 11:30 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Vessel/ Captain Wingnut and The Burnt Ends at Cosmic Charlie’s

  Vessel has been together for 7 years playing their original entourage through the Southeast in major cities, festivals, clubs, and dives, delivering a unique sound that blends funk, rock, soul, fusion, bluegrass, electronic and jazz.  Captain Wingnut is a Lexington rock trio of JP Nowak, Lee Owen and Roddy Puckett.  www.cosmic-charlies.com  

Start: July 24, 2014 10:00 pm
End: July 24, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8

July 25, 2014

The Bats at Natasha’s Bistro

Bringing together the eight diverse talents known as The Bats, they 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 …

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

Eddie Barber at at Horseshoes Kentucky Bar and Grill

  Local country rock singer Eddie Barber will take the Horseshoes stage. www.horseshoeskentuckygrill.com 

Start: July 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: July 25, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Horseshoes Kentucky Bar & Grill
Address:
1987 North Broadway, Lexington , KY, United States

Kenny & The Skywalkers at Parlay Social

Kenny Owens leads a new country/rock group from Lexington. www.parlaysocial.com  

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

July 26, 2014

Moontower Festival at Equus Run Vineyards

  Moontower Music Festival is a one-day event featuring music by Moon Taxi, Sundy Best, Machines Are People Too, Brave Baby, Tyler Childers, A Lion Named Roar and Buffalo Rodeo. Craft beer from Alltech Lexington Brewing & Distilling Co. and tasty local grub from Cluckin’ Burger, The Gastro Gnomes, Crank + Boom Craft Ice Cream, Bradford BBQ, Rolling Oven, and …

Date: July 26, 2014
Venue: Equus Run Vineyards
Address:
1280 Moores Mill Rd., Midway, KY, United States
Cost: $45-$55

Masters of Karate at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

 Masters of Karate play an eclectic mix of classic/modern rock, hip hop, funk, and soul. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com  

Start: July 26, 2014 2:00 pm
End: July 26, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

Aly’An at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

  Aly’An is a local country rock duo made up of two best friends Alyson Burke and Andrea Warner Gross. Profits will go toward the support of SOAR (Speak Out and Rescue), an animal rescue/foster organization. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com

Start: July 26, 2014 6:00 pm
End: July 26, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

Ha Ha Tonka at Willie’s Locally Known

  Their record label. Bloodshot Records describes them as “…the crossroads of Americana and indie, where Alabama meets Arcade Fire.” www.willieslex.com

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

Eddie Barber at at Horseshoes Kentucky Bar and Grill

  Local country rock singer Eddie Barber will take the Horseshoes stage. www.horseshoeskentuckygrill.com 

Start: July 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: July 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Horseshoes Kentucky Bar & Grill
Address:
1987 North Broadway, Lexington , KY, United States

Nick Stump’s Blues All-Stars at Natasha’s Bistro

Nick Stump returns to Natasha’s for a night of blues and original music featuring an All-Star band. Nick Stump’s songs have been called “the most literate songwriting since Kris Kristofferson” by Blues Access Magazine. His song “Deep Mine Blues” has been on two Grammy nominated albums. www.beetnik.com

Start: July 26, 2014 9:00 pm
End: July 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $9

August 2, 2014

10 Years at Buster’s

10 Years is a six-piece rock band from Knoxville, TN that has released four albums and started their own label, to which they signed and produced their newest album. With Special guest Crobot. www.bustersbb.com

Start: August 2, 2014 9:00 pm
End: August 2, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Buster's Billiards & Backroom
Phone: (859) 368-8871
Address:
899 Manchester Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $15/$18

Kung Fu Grip at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

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

Start: August 2, 2014 10:00 pm
End: August 2, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

August 7, 2014

Churchill Jax at Parlay Social

The ChurchillJax are a rock and roll band based in Lexington, KY and feature a lineup that includes: Jason England, Justin Fisher and Christopher Jeffy.   www.parlaysocial.com  

Start: August 7, 2014 8:00 pm
End: August 7, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

August 8, 2014

S H O Z O at AL’s Bar

  Shozo: A Lexington rock quartet incorporating psychedelia, progressive, and electronica.   www.alsbarlexington.com   

Start: August 8, 2014 10:00 pm
End: August 8, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

Stevie Monce Band at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

Based out of Nashville, Tennessee, singer/songwriter Stevie Monce mixes a classic rock n roll style with a distinct southern flair. With music ranging from shoe-tapping rock riffs to heartfelt acoustic ballads, Monce is able to connect with listeners through meaningful lyrics and organic tunes.    www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com   

Start: August 8, 2014 10:00 pm
End: August 8, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

August 9, 2014

The Deloreans/ Howell Dawdy/ Andy D at Cosmic Charlie’s

The Deloreans are a Louisville, KY band comprised of five members, influenced by the great classic music of the 20th century, but injected with a dreamy indie sound. Howell Dawdy is an outlandish techno artist with an outspoken voice.   Andy D: part epicurean hip-hop-dance songs and part sincere dance rock songs, being eclectic and catchy is the only goal. …

Start: August 9, 2014 10:00 pm
End: August 9, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

August 14, 2014

Kentucky Knife Fight/ Ancient Warfare at Al’s Bar

 St. Louis band Kentucky Knife Fight reach for the strange and quirky, with elements of dark rock.   Born a raw two-piece in the deep South, Ancient Warfare is now a multi-membered, multi-layered psych-folk-goth group led by singer and guitarist Echo Wilcox.   Ancient Warfare has shared the stage with national acts such as Richard Buckner, Mr. Gnome, Lucius, Chelsea Wolfe, Scout …

Start: August 14, 2014 9:00 pm
End: August 14, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States

August 15, 2014

C2 and The Brothers Reed at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

  C2 is a Lexington rock pop quartet. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com

Start: August 15, 2014 10:00 pm
End: August 15, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

August 21, 2014

Patrick McNeese Band at Parlay Social

“Appalachian jazz” that spins tales of life and times in the fabled city of Lexington, Kentucky. An all-original jazz/rock/world vibe in support of Patrick’s lyrical stories.  Patrick McNeese: Songwriter/Acoustic Guitar/Vocals Tripp Bratton: Drums/Percussion Jesse Pena: Bass Maggie Lander: Violin/Vocals Tom Martin: Keys. www.parlaysocial.com   

Start: August 21, 2014 8:00 pm
End: August 21, 2014 11:30 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

August 23, 2014

The Armory at Tin Roof

The Armory is a alternative rock/indie band from Atlanta, GA. www.tinroofbars.com 

Start: August 23, 2014 10:30 pm
End: August 23, 2014 10:30 pm
Venue: Tin Roof
Address:
303 S. Limestone, Lexington, United States

August 28, 2014

Heavy Sole at Tin Roof

Heavy Sole is a Nashville, TN rock duo with a powerful sound.  www.tinroofbars.com 

Start: August 28, 2014 10:30 pm
End: August 28, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Tin Roof
Address:
303 S. Limestone, Lexington, United States

August 29, 2014

Sonny and The Sunsets at Cosmic Charlie’s

  Sonny & the Sunsets’ busted beach-pop songs spark recollections of doo wop’s otherworldly despair, the kitchen sink savoir faire of The Raincoats, a dose of goofball humor from the Michael Hurley school, and positive possibilities exuded by Jonathan Richman, with and without The Modern Lovers. Helmed by the acclaimed singer-songwriter, playwright, author & onetime troubadour pianoman Sonny Smith.  www.cosmic-charlies.com 

Start: August 29, 2014 10:00 pm
End: August 29, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

August 30, 2014

City Mouse at Cosmic Charlie’s

City Mouse is a Lexington-based pop/punk trio.  www.cosmic-charlies.com 

Start: August 30, 2014 10:00 pm
End: August 30, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

August 31, 2014

Questapalooza 2014 at Quest Community Church

In it’s 9th year, Questapalooza boasts fun for the entire family. It features an Indoor Concert as well as a FREE Outdoor Party that includes activities that provide fun and entertainment for all ages. Started in 2006, QPZA set out to serve and love the city of Lexington, KY and its influence has quickly grown and spread across the region. …

Date: August 31, 2014
Venue: Quest Community Church
Address:
410 Sporting Ct, Lexington, KY
Cost: $33-$39

September 3, 2014

The Legendary Shackshakers/ Whiskey Shivers at Cosmic Charlie’s

The Legendary Shack Shakers’ hell-for-leather roadshow has earned quite a name for itself with its unique brand of Southern Gothic that is all-at-once irreverent, revisionist, dangerous, and fun. Led by their charismatic, rail-thin frontman and blues-harpist JD Wilkes, the Shack Shakers are a four-man wrecking crew from the South whose explosive interpretations of the blues, punk, rock and country have …

Start: September 3, 2014 10:00 pm
End: September 3, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10-$12

September 10, 2014

Clutch at Buster’s

A Maryland-based hard rock trio started in 2008 with a passionate following. With special guests Lionize and American Sharks.  www.bustersbb.com

Start: September 10, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 10, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Buster's Billiards & Backroom
Phone: (859) 368-8871
Address:
899 Manchester Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $22-$25