Monthly Archives: January 2013

Bonnie Prince Billy + Dogfish Head + Holy Grale

We’re just going to share all the many fascinating details about this very special night … they speak for themselves. FROM THE HOLY GRALE: ✞✞✞ Holy Trinity ✞✞✞ An off-centered celebration of food, brews and song (Holy Grale + Dogfish Head + Bonnie Prince Billy ) at Holy Grale Monday, March 4th Join us with […]

Pinback returns

Indie rock favorites Pinback will return for another concert at Headliners Music Hall on March 20th, supporting their latest album, Information Retrieved. Here’s the details: Pinback with special guest Wednesday, March 20 at 9 p.m. $15 (18 and over) On sale 2/1 at 10am at Headliners Box Office, Better Days Records and online https://www.etix.com/ticket/online/performanceSearch.jsp?performance_id=1703461

Father John Misty can’t get enough Louisville

According to a post on his Facebook page, Father John Misty has scheduled a return date to Louisville this summer. After a wildly successful show earlier this month at Headliners Music Hall, the Sub Pop star and friends say they will return to Headliners on June 12th, with opening act Pure Bathing Culture. No news […]

Jim James on Broadway

“Hello friends!” says Jim James in a statement. “I have put together a special band of some of my oldest pals to help bring this album to life on the road! We are very excited about it and can’t wait to bring it to light! See ya out on the open road!” Jim James and […]

Calexico’s guide to New Orleans

Calexico named their latest album, Algiers, after the New Orleans neighborhood in which they recorded it. The band comes to the Brown Theater on Tuesday, January 29th, with Yo La Tengo. On their way here, LEO asked the guys for some New Orleans recommendations, because we hope to visit soon, and because these guys have […]

Houndmouth talks about home

Here is an interview with Houndmouth, currently on tour with the Drive-By Truckers, with dates with Grace Potter coming up. There’s a lot of talk about the New Albany scene, and Louisville, too. (Photo by Tyler Zoller)

Ben Sollee funds the arts

Ben Sollee will perform at the Fund for the Arts’ “Annual Arts Showcase” on Tuesday, Jan. 29th, from noon to 1  p.m. The free showcase will be held at the Brown Theater. Additional performances from the Kentucky Opera, Actors Theatre, the Louisville Orchestra, Stage One Family Theatre, and more will also be  presented. Sollee will […]

Bonnie Billy meets splendid Jeni

Here is where you can read a fun back-and-forth between Bonnie “Prince” Billy and Jeni Britton Bauer, founder and leader of the increasingly famous and beloved Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams of Columbus, OH, and Nashville, TN.

Grizzly Bear comes to the Brown Theater

Brooklyn indie rock stars Grizzly Bear will perform at the Brown Theater on Monday, April 1, with opener Owen Pallett at 8 p.m. Touring behind their acclaimed 2012 album, Shields, Grizzly Brown will headline an evening of smart pop-rock. Pallett’s latest solo album, In Conflict, will be released soon. Tickets go on sale for the […]

Another 7 Astronauts – album review

Another 7 Astronauts The Golden Autumn and the Afternoon (KARATE BODY) Employing a range of instruments, from steel drums and vibes to toy pianos, and the tremendous vocal talents of Dane Waters (Softcheque, Sapat), drummer JC Denison and trombonist/co-arranger Dan Moore (both ex-Lucky Pineapple) paint subtly colorful soundscapes with emotive yet calculated strokes. The result […]