Monthly Archives: March 2009

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As previously reported, John Cowan and Relic-Bluegrass will play tonight at The Rudyard Kipling. All tickets purchased for the Bluegrass Hotel will be honored. Steve Forbert, who performed at Live Lunch today at ear X-tacy to kick off WFPK’s Spring Fund Drive, plays at 10 p.m. at Gerstle’s tonight after the Cards game.

Rachael Yamagata rocks it hard at Hard Rock

Singer-songwriter Rachael Yamagata put on an amazing, heart-felt show last night to a full house at the Hard Rock Cafe. Donning a simple black-and-white-striped dress and a pair of fuck-me boots, Rachael shared some newer material off her latest, Elephants … Teeth Sinking Into Heart, and didn’t shy away from favorites off her 2004 solo debut […]

He’s on a boat

J.K. McKnight announced that he will announce the headliners for the 2009 Forecastle Festival on March 26, which takes place July 10-12 at the Belvedere. The founder is partnering with Nederlander Entertainment to program the acts for this year’s event.

Bluegrass Hotel update: John Cowan, Relic perform tomorrow at Rud

Thanks to Aerin at The Rud for this update: “John Cowan Band will perform @ The Rudyard Kipling (422 W. Oak St.; (502) 636-1311). Relic to open. Show time 10 p.m. Free, donations accepted. Donations cover expenses (gas) and benefit the American Cancer Society. 21+ (unless with parent/guardian). We were sorry to hear about the […]

Ashleigh Flynn

Sunday, March 22 Highlands Tap Room “Knock On Wood”

Zakir Hussain

Preeminent table player Zakir Hussain, who’s name in India is uttered in reverential tones, comes to the Bomhard Theater March 25. Zakir Hussain live

Antikythera, Stonecutters’ dual release

Saturday, March 28 Uncle Pleasant’s Antikythera (releasing “Pantheon”) Stonecutters (releasing “Christhammer”) IamYou $10 / both albums for free upon admission 18+ / 9 p.m.

South By South End unveils 2009 poster

Frisbee tours southwest, SXSW

Frisbee tour dates … March 20 Austin, TX Touche’ March 21 Dallas, TX Dyer Street Bar March 23 San Antonio, TX The Mix March 25 Las Vegas, NV The Grape March 27 Lake Tahoe, CA KRTL radio show

LEO Music ’Cast: DR Country

The voice of VRKTM, Darren Rappa takes an old-school country turn with his newest project DR Country. They play Friday, March 20 at The Lounge (947 E. Madison St.; 889-5889). Bruce Linn & Le Enfant Terrible open. Showtime is 10 p.m. $5. DR Country