Upcoming Events › Rock

September 17, 2014

Bros. Landreth at Natasha’s Bistro

 Hailing from the sprawling southern Manitoban prairies The Bros. Landreth are fiercely proud to call Winnipeg home. Anchored by the bluesy wail of electric guitars, the swell of B3 organ, and the harmonized swoon of two voices that were born to mesh. www.beetnik.com

Start: September 17, 2014 9:00 pm
End: September 17, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Address:
Lexington, KY
Cost: $5

Simo at Cosmic Charlie’s

SIMO is virtuoso guitarist J.D. Simo, Frank Swart on bass, and Adam Abrashoff on drums with rocking blues in the tradition of Hendrix, Michael Bloomfield and the guitar greats of the 70′s. www.cosmic-charlies.com 

Start: September 17, 2014 10:00 pm
End: September 17, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $5

September 18, 2014

Ben Lacy Trio at Parlay Social

Ben Lacy and cohorts will play funk, rock and jazz covers, led by Lacy’s virtuosic rhythmic and melodic style. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: September 18, 2014 9:00 pm
End: September 18, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

Big Fresh/ Reva Dawn Salon at the Green Lantern

Reva Williams and band are a ‘clusterfolk’ outfit with a decidedly indie sound.  Big Fresh is an electro pop veteran band from Lexington.  

Start: September 18, 2014 9:00 pm
End: September 18, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
Address:
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, United States

September 19, 2014

Big Fat Liars at Natasha’s Bistro

  This acoustic duo combines a  set list featuring rock, classic country, top 40 and hip hop with a fun, interactive show. The duo consists of author/filmmaker Michael Crisp and musician Brad Elswick.   www.beetnik.com   

Start: September 19, 2014 9:00 pm
End: September 19, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Tim Talbert at Cheapside Bar & Grill

Tim Talbert is a multi-genre musician, covering music new and old. www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com  

Start: September 19, 2014 10:00 pm
End: September 19, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States

September 20, 2014

Tim Talbert at Cheapside Bar & Grill

Tim Talbert is a multi-genre musician, covering music new and old. www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com  

Start: September 20, 2014 10:00 pm
End: September 20, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States

Junction Creek at Paulie’s Toasted Barrel

Junction Creek plays a mix of rock and country and hails from Louisville. www.pauliestoastedbarrel.com

Start: September 20, 2014 10:00 pm
End: September 20, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Paulie's Toasted Barrel
Address:
517 W. Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

Born Cross Eyed at Cosmic Charlie’s

  A Lexington-based Grateful Dead Tribute Band. www.cosmic-charlies.com 

Start: September 20, 2014 10:00 pm
End: September 20, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $8

September 25, 2014

Shivering Timbers at Willie’s Locally Known

   Shivering Timbers, began with the husband-and-wife team of Jayson and Sarah Benn writing and performing songs to entertain their infant daughter. The Benns wound up playing some of those songs at Dan Auerbach’s 30th birthday party, and The Black Keys guitarist ended up producing 2010′s “We All Started In The Same Place”, the couple’s debut album as Shivering Timbers. …

Start: September 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Address:
Lexington, KY

Jollett Hollow at Natasha’s Bistro

Jollett Hollow is the brain child of Jesse Taylor. The music represents his life story from his family’s origins in the hills of Virgina. Jollett Hollow combines the power of a rock band with the folk sense of a singer-songwriter. www.beetnik.com 

Start: September 25, 2014 9:00 pm
End: September 25, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $6

September 26, 2014

Churchill Jax at Cheapside Bar & Grill

Churchill Jax are a rock and roll band based in Lexington  and feature a lineup that includes: Jason England, Justin Fisher and Christopher Jeffy.       www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com   

Start: September 26, 2014 10:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States

See Alice at Parlay Social

  See Alice is a Lexington ‘hard rock dance band’ making their debut on the Parlay Social stage. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: September 26, 2014 10:30 pm
End: September 26, 2014 10:30 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

September 27, 2014

Smash Mouth at Norton Center for The Arts

  Celebrating its 20th Anniversary this year with a new national tour, Smash Mouth has long since established itself as the ultimate true-to-life California party-band with a fun-loving vibe.  The multi-platinum Smash Mouth is a 60s influenced garage band with a keen pop sensibility, a style they have created and that is all their own. In addition to selling more than …

Start: September 27, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

Palisades EP Release Show at the Green Lantern

  Palisades release party for the local pop/punk band’s new 4 song EP called “Handshake Codes.” Also with Fanged Robot, and The Nativity Singers. 2 sets: an early show at 8pm and a later show at 11pm.

Start: September 27, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Green Lantern
Address:
497 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $6

Churchill Jax at Cheapside Bar & Grill

Churchill Jax are a rock and roll band based in Lexington  and feature a lineup that includes: Jason England, Justin Fisher and Christopher Jeffy.       www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com   

Start: September 27, 2014 10:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States

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: September 27, 2014 10:30 pm
End: September 27, 2014 10:30 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

October 1, 2014

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 3, 2014

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 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

October 17, 2014

The NTH Power at Cosmic Charlie’s

Few artists pack as much punch in a five-piece, all-analog ensemble as The Nth Power. The formula starts with drummer Nikki Glaspie (Dumpstaphunk, Beyoncé)’s deep pocket, explosive energy and silky vocals, compounded by bassist Nate Edgar (John Brown’s Body), whose quiet confidence lies in perfect contrast to the emphatic, funky low-end he creates.     www.cosmic-charlies.com

Start: October 17, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 17, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States

October 18, 2014

Pallbearer/ Tombs/ Vattnet Viskar at Cosmic Charlie’s

  Pallbearer is a metal band from Central Arkansas, formed in 2008 after spending time playing in various bands around the Little Rock underground metal scene. Paying homage to doom metal of old while still looking wholly forward, the band built upon the underground success of their initial demo offering in 2010. Tombs  is Brooklyn, NY four-piece heavily influenced by …

Start: October 18, 2014 10:00 pm
End: October 18, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $12-$14

October 24, 2014

ZZ Top at Norton Center for The Arts

  The sharp-dressed men of legendary rock band ZZ Top are bringing their signature mix of Southern rock, blues and boogie, to the Norton Center this fall.  Guitarist Billy F. Gibbons, bassist Dusty Hill and drummer Frank Beard are currently touring the country in support of their first studio album in nine years, La Futura.  ZZ TOP’s music is always instantly …

Start: October 24, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 24, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States

March 26, 2015

Rave On: The Buddy Holly Experience at EKU Center for the Arts

Rave On! The Buddy Holly Experience reinvents the ordinary tribute show with an electrifying, high-energy, rock ‘n’ roll extravaganza featuring America’s premier Buddy Holly interpreter, Billy McGuigan. A rock ‘n’ roll tour-de-force including such hits as “Peggy Sue,” “That’ll Be the Day,” “Oh Boy,” and,   of course, “Rave On.” www.ekucenter.com

Start: March 26, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 26, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $16-$29