Category Archives: Louisville

Ways to hear more Slint

You read about Slint in this week’s issue of LEO Weekly. You want to hear more, but the 200 tickets made available for their intimate hometown surprise show/celebration/tour warm-up sold out ASAP. Don’t worry – there’s an app for that. The online radio station Art FM is providing a live stream of the concert tonight […]

Cut Copy coming to Headliners

Australia’s best dance/rock band, Cut Copy, is finally coming to Louisville to play. Hear and see more here. Ticket info follows: Cut Copy with Classixx Thursday, June 26 Headliners Music Hall Tickets $22 adv. / $25 DOS On sale: Friday, April 11 Presented by Shark Productions & Headliners

Eric Church, Dwight Yoakam tour comes to the Yum

Eric Church will headline a night of country music at the KFC Yum Center on Thursday, September 25. Dwight Yoakam will be the middle act for the entire tour; the Louisville opener will be the Brothers Osborne. TICKET INFO: “Tickets for the tour will go on sale April 18 in select markets, with additional information […]

Paul McCartney gets Yummy in Louisville

Sir Paul McCartney (ex-Wings, star of the 1984 movie Give My Regards To Broad Street) will perform at the KFC Yum Center on Thursday, June 26. It is his first concert in Louisville, oddly enough. How do you like these corporate names? June 19 – New Orleans, LA – Smoothie King Center June 26 – […]

Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy plays solo

Here’s all the info you could possibly need for this Jeff Tweedy solo show: “The Kentucky Center and Production Simple are pleased to announce that Jeff Tweedy will be in Louisville for a performance at The Brown Theater on Broadway on Wednesday, June 11. Tickets for this all ages show will go on sale to […]

Forecastle Festival announces day-by-day line-up

The Forecastle Festival will offer single-day tickets on Friday at noon EST. They say, “A limited number of single-day general admission tickets will be available for $74.50, and will increase to $84.50 once the initial allotment is gone. General admission weekend passes are currently available for $184.50, moving to $199.50 in the next and final […]

Iron & Wine – oh!

Iron & Wine with Special Guest May 13 Headliners Music Hall 1386 Lexington Road Louisville, KY 40206 $30 in advance. $35 day of show. Doors @ 8 p.m. 18 & over. Tickets on sale Friday, 4/4/14 @ 10 a.m.

That’s right, they’re not from Louisville: Lyle Lovett, Dave Rawlings and friends return

Lyle Lovett & His Acoustic Group Saturday, May 17 Iroquois Amphitheater $45+; 7:30 p.m. On sale Friday, March 21, at 10 a.m. “Tickets are available via, by phone (877) 987-6487, or in-person at the Iroquois Amphitheater Box Office (8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., M-F.)  Phone, internet & outlet orders subject to convenience fee.” The […]

Fork in Socket: album review

Fork in Socket Mount Mountain (SELF-RELEASED) If anything, Fork in Socket proves their aptitude lies in finding and exploiting the groove inherent in the many and varied riffs that constitute each track. The entire album is riff-heavy, moving from one piece to the next with an alarming alacrity, befitting a band steeped in such a […]

Outkast, Jack White, Beck, The Replacements, Slint, Nickel Creek headline Forecastle ‘14

Four reunions and two of popular music’s most vital and intriguing artists have been booked to headline this year’s Forecastle Festival at Waterfront Park between July 18 and 20. Outkast, Jack White, Beck, The Replacements, Slint and Nickel Creek are some of the biggest reasons for music fans to look forward to this year’s adventure. […]