Monthly Archives: May 2012

Are The Jacksons coming to Louisville?

Sorry, no – The Jacksons (Jackie, Jermaine, Marlon, and Tito) are canceling tour dates, such as what was to be their opening date at the Louisville Palace on June 18th. No word yet if they will reschedule. Sorry, music lovers.

T. McAfee’s new album

T. McAfee’s new album, The Prequel, drops later today digitally, featuring the singles “4th Street” & “Gimme Ya’ Love”: – Born Rodney Terrel Moppins Jr. on March 21, 1984; born & raised in the West End of Louisville, KY -graduated from Doss H.S. c/o 2002, academically top 10% with a 3.7 GPA -attended Univ. of […]

Even more Forecastle updates

From the Cap’n: “As promised, we’re hitting you with two more after-parties to keep you busy long after festival gates close. The beautiful and historic Belle of Louisville will turn into the hottest nightspot in town as we welcome Paper Diamond and Tanlines aboard the ship on Friday, July 13, presented by Bell’s Brewery, Inc. […]

Concert update: Electric Six

Detroit-based Electric Six will bring their heavy dance rock to Headliners in November, and it’s official now: Electric Six with special guests Headliners Music Hall November 4th at 9pm Tickets: On sale Friday, June 1st at 10AM 18+ Description: “Electric Six is a six-piece Detroit-based band that plays what has been described as a brand […]

Clifton Center: New concerts announced

5 new concerts have been announced for the Clifton Center’s next season. Tickets go on sale June 1st: Anders Osborne and special guests  Lynn Taylor and the BarFlies Wednesday, July 11 – 7:30 pm  $22/$20 A Cross-Cultural Journey with Africa to Appalachia featuring Jayme Stone and Yacouba Sissoko Friday, October 26 – 8 pm  $22/$20 […]

A Mixtape For Jason

A 2-disc collection is coming out on June 8th to benefit Shipping News guitarist and LEO columnist Jason Noble: Jason Noble is a pioneering force in the independent music scene. He has been involved in many groundbreaking projects over the years, helping forge not just one, but two genres: post-rock (with Rodan and Shipping […]

Whips/Chains record

Coming soon from Deathwish: “DW135v Whips/Chains Master/Slave 12″EP Deathwish are proud to welcome Louisville’s Whips/Chains to our affiliated family. Featuring Ryan Patterson (Coliseum), Ben Sears (Black God), and Will Allard (Xerxes), Whips/Chains play a brand of heavy, apocalyptic music for the trying times we live in. Unpolished and pure, this massive sounding down-tuned three piece […]

Concert update: Kris Kristofferson live in Louisville

Concert update: Legendary country/folk/pop/rock singer-songwriter-guitarist, actor and activist Kris Kristofferson will perform to Louisville. Here are the details: Thu, August 9, 2012 7:30 PM (Doors: 6:30 PM) Kris Kristofferson Iroquois Amphitheater 1080 Amphitheater Road, Louisville, KY 40214 (502) 368-5865 All Ages. Ticket prices range from $27.50, $35 and $45. All tickets increase $3.00 day of […]

Concert update: The Tedeschi Trucks Band returns

Concert update: The Tedeschi Trucks Band will return to Louisville, in support of their new double-live album, Everybody’s Talkin’. Here are the details: The Tedeschi Trucks Band Thursday, July 19th, 2012 Coors Light Concert Series at Iroquois Amphitheater 1080 Amphitheater Road Louisville, KY 40214 7:30PM ALL AGES TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, JUNE 1st AT 10AM […]

Free, new Sea Hero music

Sea Hero is currently finishing up their album Grave Talk, recorded with Kevin Ratterman, and opened recently for Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo. Get a free song here: