Despite the ice and snow, folks are still intent on getting out and about. As usual, A Kentucky Newspaper has a Weekender-ish, Scene-like features section. Check out Joseph Lord’s chat with Louisville native Ben Thornewill, pianist, vocalist and songwriter for Jukebox the Ghost, scheduled to play a Dare To Care Benefit at Headliners on Saturday with Bobby Bare Jr. Editorial aside: your humble correspondent ran into Thornewill’s parents, Judah and Araby Thornewill, at a party last weekend. They said that it was “interesting” watching their son’s band climb to fame from the outside.
J.L. Puckett plugged the Stray Cats Band show at the Zeppelin Cafe tonight.
All the rest in the Features section is Christmas-related.
Louisville Music News Shows of Note for next week are here.
LEO’s Mat Herron has a story about the need for providing food for folks in Louisville who find themselves out of work and hungry. The focus is WFPK’s Dare To Care Fundraiser at Headliners on Saturday, featuring Bobby Bare Jr. and Jukebox the Ghost . Herron also plugs the Stray Cat show at the Zeppelin on Friday. Herron is one busy fellow: he reviewed Jubalson’s new EP Wake.
Over at the C-J, Peter Berkowitz writes about the future of ear X-tacy, which article might be in Velocity.