Nov 222017
 

Wednesday, November 22
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam with Gary Applegate – 7:00
Livery Stable Banquet and Event Facility (Madison, IN) – Junk Box – 8:00-11:00
Sidebar Grill (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 6:00-9:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Jenny and the Jets (variety) – 8:30-12:30
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am

Thursday, November 23 – Happy Thanksgiving
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Nick Stump Band – 8:00-1:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 8:00-11:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10 pm to 3 am
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 9:00-1:00
Special guests Sarah Breit and Joe Easley perform before the jam
VFW Post (Madison, IN) – Open Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:30-11:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am

Friday, November 24
Brasabana Cuban (Lexington, KY) – DJ Rice – 6:00-9:00
Captain’s Quarters – Jimmy Davis Band – 7:00-11:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Paddy Wagon (Richmond, KY) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/rock)
Shakespeare’s (Bryant Road) (Lexington, KY) – Rhythm and Blues Quartet – 7:00-11:00
Spectrum Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats 6:30 / Most Wanted (rock/blues) 9:30 – $6
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – The Kentuckiana Blues Radio Show hosted by Gary Sampson from 8:00 to 9:00 pm and the local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – RC and the NightShades – 9:30-12:30

Saturday, November 25
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Bearno’s Pizza (Jeffersontown, KY) – Lou’s Blues Revue (blues/rock) – 9:00
Beaver Street Tap Room (Corydon, IN) – Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats – 8:00-11:00
El Barrio – One Shot Johnny – 9:00-12:00 (KBS 2017 Band Contest Winner!)
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Lamasco Bar & Grill (Evansville, IN) – Seventh Annual River Basin Blues Society Blues Blast with Copper Kettle, Blues 4 U, Honey Roy, Cold Stares, and Eliza Neals & The Narcotics – 2:00
Levee at the River House – V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) – 9:00-1:00
Mercury Ballroom – Carly Johnson & The Believers (soul/r&b) Vinyl Release Show with special guests Otis Junior and The Jesse Lees (soul) – 9:00 – $12/$25
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Smyrna Inn – Blues and Greys (blues/rock) – 8:00-11:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Charles Walker Band (neo-funk) 6:30 / The Revelators 9:30 – $6
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am
WFPK Rolling Stones Radio Hour and Saturday Night Blues Party (91.9 FM) – 9:00-Midnight with Kevin Yazell
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 1:00 am
Whiskey Bear at the Summit (Lexington, KY) – Kelly Richey (solo) – 9:00-12:00

Sunday, November 26
ARTxFM (WXOX/97.1 FM) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Bearno’s by the Bridge (2nd and Main) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Headliners Music Hall – What’s Love Got To Do With It – A Tribute To Tina Turner starring Sheryl Rouse – 8:00-11:00 – $12/$20/$25
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam – 7:00-11:00
Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar – Open Jam – 9:00
Shamrock Bar & Grille (Lexington, KY) – Open Jam – 6:00-10:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am

Monday, November 27
Spectrum Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am

Tuesday, November 28
The Burl (Lexington, KY) – Oxford American’s 2017 Kentucky Music Issue Launch & Commonwealth Cultural Celebration with several acts including Tee Dee Young and Johnny Conqueroo – 7:00-10:00 – $10
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00-11:00
Off Broadway Tap Room (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 7:00-10:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Blues Jam – 9:00-1:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – 8:00 to 9:00 pm

All dates subject to change without notice.

Nov 152017
 

This Saturday at the New Direction Bar and Grill, located at 2630 Chamberlain Lane, it’s the Kentuckiana Blues Society’s 29th anniversary celebration. Acts this year are Dick and the Roadmasters from Cincinnati and The Stacy Mitchhart Band from Nashville. Doors open at 6:30 pm with the music starting at 7:00 pm. New Direction has a full kitchen and bar, plenty of free parking and a great dance floor. Admission is $10 but it’s free for KBS members. To join the society, visit their website at http://kbsblues.org/

Wednesday, November 15
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Lexington Opera House (Lexington, KY) – St. Paul & The Broken Bones (soul) – 8:00 – $35
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam with Gary Applegate – 7:00
Sidebar Grill (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 6:00-9:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Andy T Band featuring Alabama Mike with special guest Anson Funderburgh – 8:00-12:00 – $5
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am
New time for the nightly blues hour!
Wick’s Pizza (Goose Creek) – Blues Union (blues/rock) – 6:00-9:00
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Frank Bang Electric Duo – 8:30 – $8

Thursday, November 16
Brother’s BBQ (Danville, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 6:00-9:00
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Nick Stump Band – 8:00-1:00
Lexington Opera House (Lexington, KY) – St. Paul & The Broken Bones (soul) – 8:00 – $35
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 8:00-11:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10 pm to 3 am
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 9:00-1:00
VFW Post (Madison, IN) – Open Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:30-11:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am
Wicked Eyed Woman (Elizabethtown, KY) – Alley Hounds Duo (blues/rock) – 6:00-8:00

Friday, November 17
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Leroy Ellington Band (soul/blues) – 8:00-12:00
Brown County Inn (Nashville, IN) – Jack Whittle Band – 8:30-11:30
Chateau Thomas Winery (Nashville, IN) – King Bee & The Stingers – 7:00-10:00
Diamond Pub & Billiards (St Matthews) – Soul River Brown and the Foundation Band (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00-2:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Kye’s (Jeffersonville, IN) – Chix Mix II – Great Songs of the 70’s with Robbie Bartlett, Jaqui Blue, Jeni Carr, Melissa Combs, Sherry Edwards, Tanita Gaines, Marilyn Kington, Christy Miller, Susan O’Neil, Pat Portman, Cheryl Price, Tiffany Puckett, Carla Reisert and Sylvia Walters – 7:30
Originally scheduled at The Planet Bar in Louisville, this event has been moved to Jeffersonville. The show is a benefit for The Center For Women & Families
Off Broadway Tap Room (Madison, IN) – Darryl Hewitt & Brian Fink (blues/roots rock) – 9:00
Spectrum Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Mississippi Adam Riggle 6:30 / Kirby (variety) 9:30 – $6
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – The Kentuckiana Blues Radio Show hosted by Gary Sampson from 8:00 to 9:00 pm and the local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am

Saturday, November 18
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Leroy Ellington Band (soul/blues) – 8:00-12:00
Blind Squirrel – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
El Barrio – One Shot Johnny – 9:00-12:00
Hog’s Tavern (Lanesville, IN) – The Boogie Men (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
MOM’s Music (Mellwood Ave) – Open Jam hosted by Marvin Maxwell the third Saturday of every month – 2:00
New Direction Bar & Grill – KBS 29th Anniversary Party with Dick and the Roadmasters and Stacy Mitchhart – 6:30-10:00 – $10/Free for KBS members
Norton Center for the Arts (Danville, KY) – Henry Butler – 8:00 – $28/$38
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Kirby (variety) – 9:30 – $6
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am
WFPK Rolling Stones Radio Hour and Saturday Night Blues Party (91.9 FM) – 9:00-Midnight with Kevin Yazell
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 1:00 am

Sunday, November 19
ARTxFM (WXOX/97.1 FM) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Bearno’s by the Bridge (2nd and Main) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam – 7:00-11:00
Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar – Open Jam – 9:00
Shamrock Bar & Grille (Lexington, KY) – Open Jam – 6:00-10:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am

Monday, November 20
Spectrum Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am

Tuesday, November 21
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00-11:00
Off Broadway Tap Room (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 7:00-10:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Blues Jam – 9:00-1:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from midnight to 1:00 am
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – 8:00 to 9:00 pm

All dates subject to change without notice.

Nov 142017
 

On Saturday, November 18, the Kentuckiana Blues Society will celebrate it’s 29th anniversary with a show at New Direction Bar & Grill. New Direction is located at 2630 Chamberlain Lane. The music starts at 7:00 pm and acts include Dick and the Roadmasters from Cincinnati and Stacy Mitchhart from Nashville. Admission is $10 but it’s free if you are a Kentuckiana Blues Society member.

A full kitchen and bar, plenty of free parking and a great dance floor – what more could you want!

More information is available on the KBS website at http://kbsblues.org/

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Nov 082017
 

Wednesday, November 8
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Kroger (Euclid Ave – Lexington, KY) – Open Jam with Here For The Party – 4:00-8:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam with Gary Applegate – 7:00
Sidebar Grill (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 6:00-9:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Louisville Fats and the Rhythm Cats – 8:30
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am

Thursday, November 9
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Nick Stump Band – 8:00-1:00
Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts – 5th Annual Louisville Music Awards – 6:30-10:00 – $10
Awards presented in several categories including Best Blues Artist of 2017
Levee at the River House – D Man & the Alley Hounds (blues/rock) – 7:00-11:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 8:00-11:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10 pm to 3 am
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 9:00-1:00
Swiss Hall – ARTxFM Fundraiser with Laurie Jane and The 45’s and Southern Avenue – 8:00 – $10
VFW Post (Madison, IN) – Open Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:30-11:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am

Friday, November 10
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00
Bistro 1860 – Soul River Brown and the Foundation Band (funk/soul/blues) – 7:00-11:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00
The Pine Room (Nashville, IN) – Will Scott (soul americana/hill country blues) – 9:00-12:00
Spectrum Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Jenny and the Jets (variety) 6:30 / Big Black Cadillac (funk/soul/blues) 9:30 – $6
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – The Kentuckiana Blues Radio Show hosted by Gary Sampson from 8:00 to 9:00 pm and the local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Whirlaway Tavern – The Hord House Rockers (blues/rock) – 9:30-1:00

Saturday, November 11
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – Frank Bang Electric Duo – 9:00
Bistro 1860 – Soul River Brown and the Foundation Band (funk/soul/blues) – 7:00-11:00
Clifton Center – Kentucky Homefront Blues Show with DJ Rice and da Mudcats in the first hour and Marjorie Marshall & Britton Patrick Morgan and The Revelators in the second hour – 7:30 – $10/$12
Copper & Kings Distillery – Louisville Jazz Under the Stars with Sheryl Rouse Band – 6:00-1:00 – $10/$15
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00
Levee at the River House – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00
Merle’s Whiskey Kitchen – Jimmy G & The Sidewinders – 9:00
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Proud Mary BBQ (Lexington, KY) – Five Below Band (rock/blues) – 7:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Below Zero Blues 6:30 / V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) 9:30 – $6
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
WFPK Rolling Stones Radio Hour and Saturday Night Blues Party (91.9 FM) – 9:00-Midnight with Kevin Yazell
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 1:00 am

Sunday, November 12
ARTxFM (WXOX/97.1 FM) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Bearno’s by the Bridge (2nd and Main) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Headliners Music Hall
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam – 7:00-11:00
Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar – Open Jam – 9:00
Shamrock Bar & Grille (Lexington, KY) – Open Jam – 6:00-10:00
VFW #1427 (Charlestown, IN) – Toys For Tots Bike Run with The Boogie Men – 2:00-4:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am

Monday, November 13
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Time-Warner Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am

Tuesday, November 14
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00-11:00
Off Broadway Tap Room (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 7:00-10:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Blues Jam – 9:00-1:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – 8:00 to 9:00 pm
Zanzabar – The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band (country blues) and the Whiskey Bent Valley Boys (folk/bluegrass/old-timey) – 9:00 – $15

All dates subject to change without notice.

Nov 012017
 

Wednesday, November 1
Check’s Cafe – KBS Monthly Board Meeting – 7:00
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam with Gary Applegate – 7:00
Performance Hall at ArtsPlace (Lexington, KY) – Red Barn Radio with Kelly Richey – 8:00-9:30
Sidebar Grill (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 6:00-9:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Brody Buster’s One Man Band and The Amanda Fish Band – 8:00 – $5
Blues from out of the Great Plains to the River City
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am

Thursday, November 2
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Nick Stump Band – 8:00-1:00
Levee at the River House – Laurie Jane and The 45’s – 7:00-11:00
Louisville Metro Hall – Mayor’s Music Series featuring da Mudcats – Noon-1:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 8:00-11:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10 pm to 3 am
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 8:00-1:00
VFW Post (Madison, IN) – Open Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:30-11:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am

Friday, November 3
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Chuck Brisbin & Cold Tuna (rock/blues) – 8:00-12:00
Brother’s BBQ (Danville, KY) – One Shot Johnny – 8:00-11:00
Check’s Cafe – Alley Hounds Duo (blues/rock) – 7:00-11:00
Desperado’s (Richmond, KY) – Five Below Band (rock/blues) – 8:00
Gerstle’s Place – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00 – $5
Levee at the River House – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-1:00
Spectrum Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Blues Drifters 6:30 / Miller and the Other Sinners (blues/soul) 9:30 – $6
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – The Kentuckiana Blues Radio Show hosted by Gary Sampson from 8:00 to 9:00 pm and the local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
WHAS-TV Great Day Live – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-10:00 am

Saturday, November 4
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Chuck Brisbin & Cold Tuna (rock/blues) – 8:00-12:00
Chateau Thomas Winery (Nashville, IN) – Gary Applegate – 7:00
Crowne Plaza Airport Expo Center – Yearlings Club 66th Anniversary Gala with The Sheryl Rouse Band (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-1:00 – $65
Desperado’s (Richmond, KY) – Five Below Band (rock/blues) – 8:00
Diamond Pub (St Matthews) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00
Elk Creek Vineyards (Owenton, KY) – John Ford – 5:00-9:00
Gerstle’s Place – V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) – 9:00 – $5
Holsopple Brewing – The Moondogs (blues/funk/soul) – 7:30-10:30
Lola above the Butchertown Grocery – Laurie Jane and The 45’s CD Release Party for Midnight Jubilee. Special guest DJ Woodrow on the Radio from WFPK – 8:00-12:00
Loui Loui’s Authentic Detroit Style Pizza – Lou’s Blues Revue (blues/rock) – 9:00-12:00
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – One Shot Johnny 6:30 / The Beat Daddys 9:30 – $6
The 2017 KBS Band Contest Winner One Shot Johnny will start the night. The 2014 KBS Band Contest Winner The Beat Daddys will end it!
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
WFPK Rolling Stones Radio Hour and Saturday Night Blues Party (91.9 FM) – 9:00-Midnight with Kevin Yazell
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 1:00 am

Sunday, November 5
ARTxFM (WXOX/97.1 FM) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Bearno’s by the Bridge (2nd and Main) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Headliners Music Hall
Sunday, November 5 – MERFest 2017 with The Louisville Crashers, Radiotronic, Soul Circus, V-Groove and Wildwood – 2:00 – 10:00 – $15 advance/$18 day of show/VIP tickets $25
Includes a silent auction, raffles and a food truck will be on site. All proceeds benefit the Musician’s Emergency Resource Foundation
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam – 7:00-11:00
Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar – Open Jam – 9:00
Shamrock Bar & Grille (Lexington, KY) – Open Jam – 6:00-10:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – The Howlin’ Brothers (bluegrass/blues/old-timey) – 8:30-11:00

Monday, November 6
Cosmic Charlie’s (Lexington, KY) – The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band and Whiskey Bent Valley Boys (folk/bluegrass/old-timey) – 9:00
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Time-Warner Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am

Tuesday, November 7
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00-11:00
Off Broadway Tap Room (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 7:00-10:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Blues Jam – 9:00-1:00
WCHQ (100.9 FM) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – 8:00 to 9:00 pm

All dates subject to change without notice.

Oct 252017
 

Wednesday, October 25
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam with Gary Applegate – 7:00
River City Winery (New Albany, IN) – Tyrone Cotton – 6:00-9:00
Sidebar Grill (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 6:00-9:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Blues and Greys (blues/rock) – 8:30 – $5
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, October 26
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Nick Stump Band – 8:00-1:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 8:00-11:00
PRP Pizza – Blues Union (blues/rock)
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10 pm to 3 am
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 8:00-1:00
Twisted Cork (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 7:00-10:00
VFW Post (Madison, IN) – Open Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:30-11:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Friday, October 27
American Legion (Madison, KY) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/rock)
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Leroy Ellington Band (soul/blues) – 8:00-12:00
City Limits Events and Entertainment Center (Nicholasville, KY) – Halloween Bash with RC and the NightShades – 7:00-10:00 – $10
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – The Kentuckiana Blues Radio Show hosted by Gary Sampson from 8:00 to 9:00 pm and the local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Diamond Pub (St Matthews) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Spectrum Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Higgs Bozon (rock/blues) 6:30 / Duck and Cover (rock/blues) 9:30 – $6
WFPK’s Live Lunch (91.9 FM) – Laurie Jane and the 45’s celebrate the release of their new album Midnight Jubilee – Noon

Saturday, October 28
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Leroy Ellington Band (soul/blues) – 8:00-12:00
Blind Squirrel – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
Broad Run Vineyards (Jeffersontown, KY) – Blues Union (blues/rock) – 6:00-9:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Jimmy Can’t Dance – Voodoo Swamp Halloween with Mike Hood & Friends – $10
Kingfish (Jeffersonville, IN) – Halloween Party with The Boogie Men (blues/rock) – 7:00-11:00
Lumberjack’s (Butlerville, IN) – Darryl Hewitt and Brian Fink – 9:00
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Smyrna Inn – Bluestown – 8:30-12:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Laurie Jane and the 45’s 6:30 / Sheryl Rouse Band 9:30 – $6
WFPK Rolling Stones Radio Hour and Saturday Night Blues Party (91.9 FM) – 9:00-Midnight with Kevin Yazell
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 1:00 am
Wight-Meyer Winery (Shepherdsville, KY) – Halloween Party with da Mudcats – 7:00-10:00

Sunday, October 29
ARTxFM (WXOX/97.1 FM and http://artxfm.com/) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Bearno’s by the Bridge (2nd and Main) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Lettersong Calligraphy Studio & Gallery – KBS Blues Challenge Solo/Duo Contest – Contestants are Chuck “The Big Four Bluesman” Morrison, DJ Rice, Freddie Shaw, Jake Groves and Brenden Schultz, Metro Bluez and The Wildflower Chronicles – Doors at 5:00/Contest starts at 6:00 – Free admission
Winner receives $750, Al Fresco’s Place Recording Studio time and will represent the KBS at the International Blues Challenge next January in Memphis. The last hour of the solo/duo competition will be broadcast live on 100.9 FM, WCHQ’s Live From Lettersong radio show.
Many thanks to Four Roses Bourbon for their support!
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam – 7:00-11:00
Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar – Open Jam – 9:00
Shamrock Bar & Grille (Lexington, KY) – Open Jam – 6:00-10:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Hurricane Relief for Dominica with Jason Lockwood (solo) 4:00 / Laurie Jane & Cort Duggins 5:00 / Jimmy G and the Sidewinders 6:00 / The Beat Daddys 7:00

Monday, October 30
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Lyric Theater & Cultural Arts Center (Lexington, KY) – WoodSong’s Old-Time Radio Hour with The Legendary Shack Shakers (hillbilly blues/southern rock) and Donald & Barron Ryan (piano classics) – 6:45
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Time-Warner Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30

Tuesday, October 31 – Happy Halloween
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00-11:00
Off Broadway Tap Room (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 7:00-10:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Blues Jam – 9:00-1:00
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – 8:00 to 9:00 pm

All dates subject to change without notice.