Monthly Archives: April 2010

Coliseum, “House With A Curse”

On June 22, Coliseum releases House With A Curse, their first with a new label, Temporary Residence, and a new drummer, Carter Wilson. Recorded at The Funeral Home and mixed by J. Robbins, House With A Curse features guest appearances by Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Peter Searcy, Jason Noble, Robbins, Brigid Kaelin, Carrie Neumayer, Cheyenne Mize and […]

LEO Music ’Cast: The Kodiaks

Folk-ska group The Kodiaks perform on WFPK’s Live Lunch April 30. Singer and guitarist Leftey Shell and drummer Anthony Fossaluzza talk about the release of their new album, At The Banks. Listen: The Kodiaks

Tom Petty cancels Freedom Hall concert

A statement from Petty’s tour publicist: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers and Live Nation regret to announce that the May 12 concert at Freedom Hall  has been cancelled. Although it has been possible to reschedule all other shows originally planned for May and early June, unfortunately it was not possible to reschedule this show within […]

Stardeath & White Dwarfs

The Coyne Empire continues its invasion of Louisville with Wayne’s nephew’s group Stardeath & White Dwarfs two full months before The Flaming Lips headline Forecastle (Is Stardeath playing the role of scout ship before our annihilation, or have I been watching too much “Battlestar Galactica”?). The show’s at Glassworks, $8 (adv.), $10 (door). Playing the role of our […]

LEO Music ’Cast: A Lion Named Roar

“Said & Done” is the new album from A Lion Named Roar. The duo of Kenneth Tyler and Chris Jackson was the subject of a recent feature in Kings of A&R magazine, and the songs “Shoot It Straight” and “Currents” have spun regularly on WFPK. Their CD release is scheduled for May 28 at The […]

The Pass, “Colors” video

From Backseat Sandbar and SonaBLAST!, here’s the new video by The Pass, “Colors.” They open for Electric Six at Zanzabar Thursday.

Jalin Roze – Taxi (Video)

New video from Jalin Roze, using Mos Def’s track of the same name. Jalin Roze – Taxi from Visual Space Media on Vimeo. Mos Def’s original: Ski feat. Mos Def-Taxi from Creative Control on Vimeo.

SPIN: ear X-tacy 6th best in U.S.

6. EAR X-TACY Why It Rocks: ear X-tacy’s huge selection — rivaled by only a few stores in the country — and commitment to “keeping Louisville weird” has earned it praise from devoted music fans (or weirdos, obsessive-compulsives, music critics, whatever) that echo all the way to the coasts. From its early adoption of online ordering, […]

Burn To Shine 4

World Premiere: “Burn To Shine 4: Louisville” Followed by a Q&A with Brendan Canty & William Benton A benefit for local filmmaker & musician Jason Noble. Featuring music by: Liberation Prophecy Rachel Grimes Bonnie “Prince” Billy and The Cairo Gang Presented by Louisville Film Society and Kentucky Center for the Arts May 22, 2010 @ The […]

Live: AC/DC, The Broken Spurs

AC/DC w/ The Broken Spurs 4/13/10 Freedom Hall Per usual, AC/DC delivered live. With a giant train that literally crashed through the stage, pyrotechnics, explosive confetti, firing cannons and a 50-foot inflatable doll (bra size: 800 triple Z) the show was nothing less than a spectacle for the eyes and the ears. Musically, the band was on, ripping […]