Jul 192017
 

Wednesday, July 19
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
Kingfish (River Rd) – Bike Nite with The Boogie Men (blues/rock) – 6:00-10:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam with Gary Applegate – 7:00
River City Winery (New Albany, IN) – Double Dog Dare (blues/folk) – 6:00-9:00
Sidebar Grill (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 6:00-9:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats – 8:00-12:00 – $10
TAJ Louisville – Blues & Brews with Tyrone Cotton – 6:00-9:00
Purchase special advance weekend passes to the Seven Sense Fest for only $15
The festival is August 18 and 19 at Swiss Hall, Swiss Park and Zanzabar
Third Street Dive – Open Mic – 9:00-12:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, July 20
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
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 with special guest 2 Miles Back (8:30-9:30) from southern Indiana before the jam – 8:30-1:00
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

Friday, July 21
Bicentennial Park (Jeffersonville, IN) – Summer Series with The Tillers (americana/old-timey/bluegrass) and The Moondogs (blues/funk/soul) – 6:30-9:30
Brown County Inn (Nashville, IN) – Jack Whittle Band (blues/soul/rock) – 8:30-11:30
Chateau Thomas Winery (Nashville, IN) – Fistful of Bacon – 7:30-10:00
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
Diamonds Pub (St Matthews) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00-2:00
Exchange Pub & Kitchen (New Albany, IN) – Tyrone Cotton – 7:00
Four Roses Bourbon Louisville Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival at the Water Tower – The Saints (r&b/soul/funk) 5:00 / V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) 7:00 / Ghost Town Blues Band 9:00
Gerstle’s Place – Erin Harpe and the Delta Swingers (delta blues) – 5:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
J. Renders Southern (Lexington, KY) – D.J. Rice – 7:00-10:00
Lawrence County Recreational Park (Springville, IN) – 37th Annual A.B.A.T.E. of Indiana Boogie with several acts including Spoilers3 (blues/rock) – 1:30-2:30
Levee at the River House – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-1:00
Old Talbott Tavern (Bardstown, KY) – Big Black Cadillac (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
On The Rox (Seymour, IN) – Gary Applegate – 8:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – John D’Amato 6:30 / The Decades (variety) 9:30 – $6
Time Warner Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30
Wick’s Pizza (Goose Creek) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock) – 8:00-11:00
4th Street Bar & Grill (Columbus, IN) – Cadillac Scott and the Snakehandlers (blues/r&b/soul) – 9:00-1:00

Saturday, July 22
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Four Roses Bourbon Louisville Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival at the Water Tower – Tyrone Cotton Band 4:15 / Tullie Brae 5:40 / Frank Bang & The Cook County Kings 7:00 / Mississippi Heat 9:30
Gaslight Pizza & Grill (Huntingburg, IN) – Travis Smith Benefit with 2 Miles Back (rock/blues) – 8:00-12:00
Harley Davidson Louisville – Spoilers3 (blues/rock) – Noon-4:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
KingPin Lanes – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock)
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Old Talbott Tavern (Bardstown, KY) – Big Black Cadillac (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
Oliver Winery (Bloomington, IN) – Sadie Johnson of the Sad Sam Blues Jam – 4:00-7:00
Red Bicycle Hall (Madison, IN) – The Claudettes (blues/jazz/rockabilly) – 8:00 – $5
Speed Art Museum – Women in Contemporary Southern Music with Kyshona Armstrong (r&b/soul), Dori Freeman (americana), Thayer Sarrano (folk/southern rock), Kate Campbell (folk/americana), Erin Rae (folk/pop), and Kelsey Waldon (country) – 1:00-4:00 – $10 for members/$20 for non-members
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Laurie Jane and the 45’s 6:30 / Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) 9:30 – $6
Waterfront Grille & Gathering (Winchester, KY) – Kelly Richey (solo) – 8:00-11:00
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 6:00 am

Sunday, July 23
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
Hog’s Tavern (Lanesville, IN) – Bike Nite with Spoilers3 (blues/rock) – 3:00-7:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Rock Bottom Band – 7:00-11:00
Retired Servicemen’s Club (1700 W Hill St) – The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (old school soul and r&b) – 8:00 – $4
Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar – Open Jam – 9:00
Shamrock Bar & Grille (Lexington, KY) – Open Jam – 6:00-10:00

Monday, July 24
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
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, July 25
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

All dates subject to change without notice.

Jul 122017
 

From Cajun to Zydeco to Blues to Rock and everything in between, Big Al & the Heavyweights from New Orleans, LA, offer a musical gumbo sure to please all. Formed in 1996 as the Unknown Blues Band with founding members Big Al Lauro, Warren Haynes (Allman Bros, Gov’t Mule), and Rick Gergen (Sweethearts of the Rodeo), the band has been featured at festivals and venues throughout the US. They have been staples at the WC Handy Festival in Muscle Shoals, AL as well as the Mardi Gras Celebration at Universal Studio’s in Orlando, FL. This is a show you don’t want to miss!

The show is from 8:00 pm to midnight, admission is $10 and Kentuckiana Blues Society members will receive $2 off when they display a current membership card. Stevie Ray’s is located at 230 East Main Street in downtown Louisville.

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Jul 122017
 

Today is the last day to join the blues society or renew your membership and receive free admission to this year’s Four Roses Bourbon Louisville Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival at the Water Tower. The festival is Friday and Saturday, July 21 and 22. Join or renew online at http://kbsblues.org/

Wednesday, July 12
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
Hard Rock Cafe – Blues Union (blues/southern rock) – 6:00-9:00
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 – Big Al & the Heavyweights – 8:00-12:00 – $10
A band from New Orleans playing blues, rock and zydeco since 1996!
Third Street Dive – Open Mic – 9:00-12:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, July 13
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
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
Whirlaway Tavern – Blues Union (blues/southern rock)

Friday, July 14
Barret Bar – Tyrone Cotton – 9:00
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
Jeptha Creed Distillery (Shelbyville, KY) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 6:00-9:00
Paddy Wagon (Richmond, KY) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock)
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Lindsey Lane (variety) 6:30 / Soul River Brown (funk/soul/blues) 9:30 – $6
Time Warner Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30

Saturday, July 15
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Diamond Pub (St. Matthews) – Soul River Brown and the Foundation Band (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00
Harley Davidson Louisville – Spoilers3 (blues/rock) – Noon-4:00
Korner Inn (Elberfeld, IN) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock)
Lawrenceburg Green (Lawrenceburg, KY) – Summer Concert on the Green with the Five Below Band (rock/blues) – 7:00-11:00
Levee at the River House – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Monkey Hollow Winery (St Meinrad, IN) – Gary Applegate – 4:00
Season’s Lodge (Nashville, IN) – South Central Indiana Blues Society Blues Jam – 9:00-12:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Charles Walker Band (funk/soul) 6:30 / V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) 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 6:00 am
19th Green Sports Pub & Grill (Jeffersonville, IN) – Bluestown – 9:00-1:00

Sunday, July 16
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
Hog’s Tavern (Lanesville, IN) – Bike Nite with Spoilers3 (blues/rock) – 3:00-7:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Rock Bottom Band – 7:00-11:00
Retired Servicemen’s Club (1700 W Hill St) – The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (old school soul and r&b) – 8:00 – $4
Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar – Open Jam – 9:00
Shamrock Bar & Grille (Lexington, KY) – Open Jam – 6:00-10:00
Willow Park – Cherokee Triangle Summer Concert Series with Jenny & the Jets (variety) – 7:00-9:00

Monday, July 17
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
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, July 18
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

All dates subject to change without notice.

Jul 052017
 

Only one more week to join the blues society or renew your membership and receive free admission to this year’s Four Roses Bourbon Louisville Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival at the Water Tower. The festival is Friday and Saturday, July 21 and 22. Wednesday, July 12 is the deadline to join or renew! The easiest way to accomplish this is online at http://kbsblues.org/

Wednesday, July 5
Bourbon on Main (Frankfort, KY) – Open Jam with Here For The Party – 6:00-9:00
Check’s Cafe – KBS Board Meeting – 7:00
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
Sidebar Grill (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 6:00-9:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Rock Bottom Band (rock/blues) – 8:30-12:30
Third Street Dive – Open Mic – 9:00-12:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, July 6
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
Levee at the River House – The Stella Vees – 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 – 8:00-1:00
Texas Roadhouse (Dixie Hwy) – Bike Nite with Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock) – 6:00-9:00
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
Wicked Eyed Woman (Elizabethtown, KY) – Alley Hounds Duo (blues/rock) – 6:00-8:00

Friday, July 7
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Leroy Ellington Band (soul/blues) – 8:00-12:00
Champions Bar & Grill (Richmond, KY) – Five Below Band (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
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
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – da Mudcats 6:30 / The KingBees 9:30 – $6
Time Warner Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30

Saturday, July 8
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
Brother’s BBQ (Danville, KY) – One Shot Johnny – 8:00-11:30
Champions Bar & Grill (Richmond, KY) – Five Below Band (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Gerstle’s Place – V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) – 9:00 – $5
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
Off Broadway Taproom (Madison, IN) – Mississippi Adam Riggle
Old Capitol Tap Room (Corydon, IN) – Blues and Greys (blues/rock) – 8:00-11:00
O’Shea’s Irish Pub – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00-2:00
Robinson’s Whitewater River Campground (Connersville, IN) – Blues on the River Festival with Noah Wotherspoon Band 6:00 / Mike Milligan and Steam Shovel 7:30 / Gordon Bonham Blues Band 9:00 / The Jay Jesse Johnson Band 10:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Mojo Tones (blues/rock) 6:30 / Edge of Barstow (rock/soul) 9:30 – $6
The Pavilion (Jeffersontown, KY) – Jeffersontown Summer Craft Beer Fest with Carla Reisert & The Tarnations (soul/funk/blues) 4:00 and Lester LeMaster (gospel) 6:30 – $35 advance/$45 gate
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 6:00 am

Sunday, July 9
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
Captain’s Quarters – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 7:00-11:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Kingfish (Jeffersonville, IN) – The Boogie Men (blues/rock) – 4:00-8:00
Kingfish (River Rd) – Blues and Greys (blues/rock) – 4:00-8:00
Levee at the River House – Big Poppa Stampley – 9:00-11:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Rock Bottom Band – 7:00-11:00
Retired Servicemen’s Club (1700 W Hill St) – The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (old school soul and r&b) – 8:00 – $4
Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar – Open Jam – 9:00
Shamrock Bar & Grille (Lexington, KY) – Open Jam – 6:00-10:00
Turtle Run Winery (Corydon, IN) – Starry Night Blues Band (blues/rock/jazz) – 1:30-5:30

Monday, July 10
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Skyla Burrell Blues Band – 7:00-10:00 – Free Admission
Pennsylvania blues band has their latest release “Blues Scars” on the VizzTone record label
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, July 11
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

All dates subject to change without notice.

Jul 022017
 

Today more than 160 businesses and organizations, including the Kentuckiana Blues Society (KBS), will be set up at the Louisville Water Tower from noon until 6:00 pm. Admission is free but it will cost you $5 to park your car. There will be a free designated area for bicycle parking. Sorry, no animals (besides service animals) allowed.

Now is a great time to join the blues society with the Four Roses Bourbon Louisville Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival just around the corner. The festival is Friday and Saturday, July 21 and 22 and will also be held at the Water Tower. Admission to the festival is $15 per day or you can purchase a one or two day pass for $10 per day before July 19. However, if you join the KBS, or renew your membership by Wednesday, July 12, you will receive free admission to both days of the festival.

An individual membership in the KBS is only $20 a year – $25 a year for a dual membership. In addition to free admission to the Water Tower Blues Festival, you will receive the monthly KBS newsletter Blues News in the mail, free admission to the KBS Anniversary Party in November and additional discounts at Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar, Guitar Emporium, MOM’s Music, Jimmy’s Music Center in New Albany, IN and more.

If you can’t make it out to the Water Tower today, the easiest way to join the blues society or renew your membership is online at http://kbsblues.org/

The details and full schedule for this year’s Four Roses Bourbon Louisville Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival can be found online at http://www.louisvillebluesandbbqfestival.com/

More information on the Buy Local Festival is available online at http://www.keeplouisvilleweird.com/buylocalfair

Jun 292017
 

greggallman_v3-page-0The Mercury Ballroom
Friday, June 30
A Tribute to Gregg Allman & Butch Trucks featuring The Allmancs & Friends
Scheduled to appear: Dennie Humphrey (MC), Brad Canaday, Dave Chandler, Tyrone Cotton, John Hawkins, Sherry Edwards, Brigid Kaelin, Steve Morgan, Luke Petty, Tim Ragan, Steve Sturgill, Ben Toadvine, and Yani Vozos

Tickets are $12 each but blues fans can receive a two for one discount by using the following link and entering the promo code TMN241 https://concerts1.livenation.com/event/160052C7F8A24ACC

Jun 282017
 

Just a Reminder! The Four Roses Bourbon Louisville Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival at the Water Tower is coming up on July 21 and 22. Kentuckiana Blues Society members will receive free admission to both days but you must join or renew your membership by Wednesday, July 12 if your expiration date is June 2017 or earlier! The easiest way to renew or join the blues society is online at http://kbsblues.org/

Wednesday, June 28
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
Kroger (Tates Creek Centre, 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
O’Shea’s Irish Pub – Blues Union (blues/southern rock)
Sidebar Grill (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 6:00-9:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Fatt Matt and the Sluggers (blues/rock) – 8:30-12:30
Third Street Dive – Open Mic – 9:00-12:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, June 29
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
Paddock Shops – Music on the Terrace with Laurie Jane and The 45’s – 6:30-8:00
Parlay Social (Lexington, KY) – 387 South (blues/rock) – 8:00
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
Tavern in the Garden (Elizabethtown, KY) – Keith Hubbard, Pat Dice & Sherri McGee – 6:00-9:00
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
Wicked Eyed Woman (Elizabethtown, KY) – Summer Concert Series with the Alley Hounds Duo (blues/rock) – 7:00-10:00

Friday, June 30
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
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
Elk Creek Vineyards (Owenton, KY) – Keith Hubbard – 5:00-9:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Khalil’s (Dixie Hwy) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock) – 8:00-12:00
Mercury Ballroom – A Tribute to Gregg Allman & Butch Trucks featuring The Allmancs & Friends – 9:00 – Scheduled to appear: Dennie Humphrey (MC), Brad Canaday, Dave Chandler, Tyrone Cotton, John Hawkins, Sherry Edwards, Bridget Kaelin, Steve Morgan, Luke Petty, Tim Ragan, Steve Sturgill, Ben Toadvine, and Yani Vozos
Tickets are $12 each but blues fans can receive a two for one discount by using the following link and entering the promo code TMN241
https://concerts1.livenation.com/event/160052C7F8A24ACC
Seasons Lodge (Nashville, IN) – Fistful of Bacon – 9:00-12:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – D Man & the Alley Hounds (blues/rock) 6:30 / The Clark Band (variety) 9:30 – $6
Time Warner Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30

Saturday, July 1
Air Devils Inn – World Premiere of The Moondogs (blues/funk/soul) – 9:00-12:00 – $5
A new band featuring Tim Dennison, Jerry Hartshaw, Rob Pickett, Matt Swenson, and Jay Jackson
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Bicentennial Park (Madison, IN) – Madison Regatta Music and Food Truck Festival with The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Jimmy Davis and Nick Dittmeier & the Sawdusters – 6:00-10:00
Chateau Thomas Winery (Nashville, IN) – Gary Applegate – 7:00
Clifty Falls State Park Amphitheater (Madison, IN) – Arts in the Parks with Craig Brenner (blues/boogie woogie) – 7:30
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Hog’s Tavern (Lanesville, IN) – Bluestown (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Levee at the River House – V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) – 9:00-1:00
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Fatt Matt and the Sluggers (blues/rock) 6:30 / The Bella Blue Band (dance/funk) 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 6:00 am

Sunday, July 2
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
Louisville Water Tower – 2017 Buy Local Fair with more than 180 local businesses and organizations including the Kentuckiana Blues Society – Noon-6:00
http://www.keeplouisvilleweird.com/buylocalfair
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Rock Bottom Band – 7:00-11:00
Retired Servicemen’s Club (1700 W Hill St) – The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (old school soul and r&b) – 8:00 – $4
Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar – Open Jam – 9:00
Shamrock Bar & Grille (Lexington, KY) – Open Jam – 6:00-10:00

Monday, July 3
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
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, July 4 – Happy Fourth of July
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
Miller Park (Campbellsville, KY) – One Shot Johnny
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

All dates subject to change without notice.

Jun 212017
 

Wednesday, June 21
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
Kingfish (River Rd) – Bike Nite with Spoilers3 (blues/rock) – 6:00-10:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam with Gary Applegate – 7:00
Manchester Music Hall (Lexington, KY) – Five Below Band (rock/blues) and Mr. Big (rock) – 7:30
River City Winery (New Albany, IN) – Jim Stevenson – 6:00-9:00
Sidebar Grill (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 6:00-9:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Mississippi Adam Riggle Band – 8:30-12:30
TAJ Louisville – Tyrone Cotton – 8:00
Third Street Dive – Open Mic – 9:00-12:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Noah Wotherspoon Band – 9:00 – $5

Thursday, June 22
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
Levee at the River House – Miller and the Other Sinners – 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 – 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

Friday, June 23
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Chuck Brisbin & Cold Tuna (rock/blues) – 8:00-12:00
Cheapside Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – The Hubcats – 10:00-1:00
Clifton’s Pizza – Juggernaut Jug Band – 7:30-10:30
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
Diamonds Pub (St Matthews) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00-2:00
Fort Knox Pride Observance (Fort Knox, KY) – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 11:30am-1:00pm
Highview Park FridayFest – Mary Mary with Screamin’ John Hawkins and Tyrone Cotton – 6:00-11:00
Hooters (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 7:30-10:30
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Kingfish (Jeffersonville, IN) – Jimmy Davis – 7:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Duck and Cover (rock/blues) 6:30 / Kirby (variety) 9:30 – $6
Time Warner Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30

Saturday, June 24
Azur Restaurant (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 7:00-10:00
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Baxter’s 942 – V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) – 9:00-11:00
BBQ, Blues & Brews Festival (Columbus, IN) – Faded Memory Blues Review 11:45 am / Wayne Ellis Watson & Bluescake 3:30 / ODDZ R 7:10
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Chuck Brisbin & Cold Tuna (rock/blues) – 8:00-12:00
Captain’s Quarters – D Man & the Alley Hounds (blues/rock) – 7:00-11:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
El Nopal (Outer Loop) – Blues Union
Hidden Hill Nursery & Sculpture Garden (Jeffersonville, IN) – Blues and Greys (blues/rock) – 6:00-9:30
Hog’s Tavern (Lanesville, IN) – Darryl Hewitt & Brian Fink – 9:00-1:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
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
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Higgs Bozon (rock/blues) 6:30 / The Beat Daddys 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 6:00 am
Wight-Meyer Winery (Shepherdsville, KY) – da Mudcats – 7:00-10:00

Sunday, June 25
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
Captain’s Quarters – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 7:00-11:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Equus Run Winery (Midway, KY) – Here For The Party – 2:00-4:30
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Rock Bottom Band – 7:00-11:00
Retired Servicemen’s Club (1700 W Hill St) – The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (old school soul and r&b) – 8:00 – $4
Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar – Open Jam – 9:00
Shamrock Bar & Grille (Lexington, KY) – Open Jam – 6:00-10:00
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – The Howlin’ Brothers (bluegrass/blues/old-timey) – 8:30 – $5

Monday, June 26
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 Suzie Vinnick (roots/blues) and Jake La Botz – 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, June 27
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

All dates subject to change without notice.