Monthly Archives: July 2008

Kentucky Bluegrass Festival Full lineup

The 2008 Kentucky Bluegrass Music Festival, this Friday and Saturday at the Belvedere: Friday, Aug. 1: Kentucky Sassafras 5-7 p.m. Blue River Bluegrass Band 7:15-8 p.m. Relic 8:15–9:30 p.m. Shadow Ridge 9:45- 11 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2: Murphy’s Echo 4–4:45 p.m. The Cumberlands 5–5:45 p.m. Corn Island Quartet 6–6:45 p.m. Kentucky Wind 7–7:45 p.m. Hickory […]

Fleur De Lis Field Day Festival

This Saturday, Aug. 2, the Gutterman Family Farm is hosting The Fleur De Lis Field Day Festival. Eremy•Jirvin (of Second Story Man), Whistle Peak, Scott Carney and many others are slated to play, plus a bonfire and interpretive art. More here.

LEO Music ’Cast: Snow Monster

Five-year-old Mabel Benzing leads the Louisville group Snow Monster! We interviewed her and her father, Dustin, about the band’s new album, Ready In Seconds.

Freakwater tours with She & Him

Freakwater will open seven shows for the duo She & Him, the project of M. Ward and Zooey Deschanel. Ze details, courtesy of newoldtymer: Wednesday, July 23, The Opera House, Toronto, Ontario Thursday, July 24, Academy of Music Theatre, Northampton, Massachusetts Friday, July 25, Trocadero Theatre, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Saturday, July 26, Terminal 5, New York […]

Boston Phoenix: Wax Fang Kentucky’s Best New Band

The Boston Phoenix recently named Wax Fang Kentucky’s Best New Band. Read it here.

Live: Melissa Etheridge @ The Palace Theater

More photos of the show are here: http://www.simohen-art.com/gallery/blondie.htm http://www.simohen-art.com/gallery/melissaethridge.htm

Beantowners give Slint props

A release courtesy of the Boston Phoenix: The Boston Phoenix and ThePhoenix.com announce Slint as Kentucky’s Best All-Time Band The Boston Phoenix and thePhoenix.com announced today the release of its inaugural “50 Bands/50 States” list, and guess who made the cut at www.thephoenix.com/50states.