Sep 202017
 

Wednesday, September 20
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 – The Blues Drifters – 8:30-12:30
TAJ Louisville – Tyrone Cotton – 7:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, September 21
Brothers BBQ (Danville, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 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
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/southern rock) – 6:00-9:00
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, September 22
Chateau Thomas Winery (Nashville, IN) – Gary Applegate – 7:00
Check’s Cafe – Alley Hounds Duo (blues/rock) – 8:00-12:00
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 – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Levee at the River House – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-1:00
Mike Linnig’s – Bike Nite with the Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock)
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 / The Clark Band (variety) 9:30 – $6

Saturday, September 23
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Bistro 1860 – Soul River Brown and The Foundation Band (funk/soul/blues) – 7:00-11:00
Bourbon and Beyond (Champions Park)
Oak Stage – Dave Cavalier Noon / Shawn James & The Shapeshifters 1:20 / ZZ Ward 3:00 / Kenny Wayne Shepherd 4:50 / Amos Lee 7:00 / Steve Miller Band 9:30
Barrel Stage – Fantastic Negrito 12:35 / Chris Robinson Brotherhood 1:55 / Buddy Guy 3:45 / Band of Horses 5:55 / Eddie Vedder 8:05
The Bluegrass Stage – Reva Dawn Salon 1:00 / The Tillers 2:00 / NewTown 3:00 / Love Canon 4:25 / Mipso 5:45
Bourbon Barrel Tavern (Elizabethtown, KY) – Laurie Jane and Cort Duggins – 8:00-12:00
Brothers BBQ (Danville, KY) – One Shot Johnny – 8:00-11:30
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
El Nopal (Outer Loop) – Blues Union (blues/southern rock)
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Levee at the River House – Big Black Cadillac (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
Merle’s Whiskey Kitchen – Jimmy G and 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 – da Mudcats 6:30 / Rear View Mirror (rock/blues) 9:30 – $6
Tower Park Amphitheater (Fort Thomas, KY) – The Band of Helping Hands Blues Festival with Victor Wainwright and Train, Tad Robinson, Noah Wotherspoon, Ricky Nye, 500 Miles to Memphis, G-Miles and the Band of Helping Hands and Paul Thorn – 1:00-midnight
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, September 24
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
Bourbon and Beyond (Champions Park)
Oak Stage – Keifer Sutherland 12:55 / Nikki Lane 2:25 / G Love & Special Sauce 4:15 / Paul Rodgers 6:25 / Stevie Nicks 8:35
Barrel Stage – Caitlyn Smith 12:10 / Jonny Lang 1:30 / Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue 3:10 / Gary Clark Jr. 5:20 / Joe Bonamassa 7:30
The Bluegrass Stage – The Tillers 1:00 / Reva Dawn Salon 2:00 / NewTown 3:00 / Town Mountain 4:25 / The Steel Wheels 5:45
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
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

Monday, September 25
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, September 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) – 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.

Sep 132017
 

Wednesday, September 13
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 (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 – Higgs Bozon (rock/blues) – 8:30-12:30
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
WHAS-TV Great Day Live – Juggernaut Jug Band – 9:00-10:00 am

Thursday, September 14
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
Kingfish (River Road) – Big Poppa Stampley – 6:00-10:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 8:00-11:00
Nirvana Louisville – Cedric Burnside Project – 9:00-12:00 – $10/$15
PRP Pizza – Blues Union (blues/southern rock) – 6:00-9:00
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) – D Man & The Alley Hounds – 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
5/3 Pavillion (Lexington, KY) – Central Bank Thursday Night Live with the Five Below Band (rock/blues) – 5:00-8:00

Friday, September 15
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00
Cheapside Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Keith Hubbard Trio (blues/soul/funk) – 10:00-1:00
Cliftons Pizza – Juggernaut Jug Band
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
Exchange Pub & Kitchen (New Albany, IN) – Tyrone Cotton – 7:00
Goodwood Brewing – Jug Band Jubilee Jam – 7:00-10:00
Highlands Community Ministries – Tuba Skinny (jazz/blues) – 8:00-12:00 – $10
Hooters (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 7:30-11:30
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Nachbar – G Burns Jug Band – 9:00-11:00
Off Broadway Tap Room (Madison, IN) – Darryl Hewitt & Brian Fink
Oxmoor Farm – Filson Historical Society’s Music Under the Trees with Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 6:00-8:00 – $10/$12
Spectrum Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – D Man & The Alley Hounds 6:30 / The Decades (variety) 9:30 – $6
Third Street Dive – Soul River Brown and The Foundation Band (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00-1:00
University of Louisville’s Red Barn – WFPK’s Live Lunch with Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton – Noon-1:00

Saturday, September 16
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Brown-Forman Amphitheater – 13th Annual National Jug Band Jubilee with Deep Fried Pickle Project 1:00 / Derby City Dandies 2:00 / Cincinnati Dancing Pigs 3:00 / Jug Band Workshops 4:00 / Combs & Company 5:00 / Juggernaut Jug Band 6:00 / G Burns Jug Band 7:00 / Tuba Skinny 8:00 / Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton 9:00
Cow Days Festival (Greenburg, KY) – One Shot Johnny – 2:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Drifters Bar & Grill (Pekin, IN) – The Boogie Men (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
Gerstle’s Place – V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) – 9:00-12:30 – $5
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Levee at the River House – Toad Strangler (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
Mall at Lexington Green (Lexington, KY) – Lakeside Live with Tee Dee Young – 7:00-10:00
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
Prodigy Vineyards and Winery (Frankfort, KY) – Rhythm & Roots Summer Concert Series with the Five Below Band (rock/blues) – 7:00-10:00
Red Ass Bike Bash (Lodiburg, KY) – Below Zero Blues – 6:00-8:00
Seasons Lodge (Nashville, IN) – The 1-4-5’s – 9:00-12:00
Smyrna Inn – Blues Union (blues/southern rock)
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – John D’Amato 6:30 / Edge of Barstow (rock/soul) 9:30 – $6
Vernon Gymnasium (Vernon, IN) – Hurricane Relief Concert with several acts including Jimmy Davis – 2:00-11:00
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, September 17
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
Kentucky Bourbon Festival (Bardstown, KY) – Bourbon Barrel Boys (folk/bluegrass/blues) 1:00 / Laurie Jane and the 45’s 2:30 / Mississippi Millie 4:00
Kingfish (River Rd) – Blues and Greys (blues/rock) – 4:00-8:00
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
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Fundraiser for the National Kidney Foundation with Lefty, Alternative Facks, Mississippi Adam Riggle, and Soul Circus – 5:00-9:00 – $10

Monday, September 18
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, September 19
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.

Sep 072017
 

Due to the fact that only two bands are competing in this weekend’s KBS Band Contest, the competition is being moved to this Saturday at Stevie Ray’s. It will not take place Sunday as previously advertised. Our two contestants are One Shot Johnny and Dick and the Roadmasters. Doors with open at 4:00 pm with the contest starting at 5:00 pm. Free admission at the bar until 6:00 pm. After the contest, stick around for music from The Stella Vees and Pawn Shop Guitar. That’s this Saturday, September 9 at Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar!

Wednesday, September 6
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 – Jack Whittle Band (blues/rock) – 8:30-12:30
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, September 7
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Grillfish (Lexington, KY) – Ken Hubbard (solo) – 7:30-10:30
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
Texas Roadhouse (Dixie Hwy) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock)
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, September 8
Blues at the Crossroads (Terre Haute, IN)
Main Stage: Eric Steckel 6:45 / Ian Moore 8:00 / Ellusion 9:30 / Joe Marcinek Band 11:00
Verve Stage: Jazz Ensemble 7:00 / Jack Whittle 9:00 / The Nerve 11:00
Buskirk-Chumley Theater (Bloomington, IN) – Rory Block and Austin Lewis
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/) – 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
Hooters (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 7:30-10:30
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Lake Cumberland Blues, BBQ and Arts Festival (Somerset, KY) – The Blue Crawdads 5:30 / OTIS 7:00 / The Almanacs 8:30 / Boscoe France 9:45
Spectrum Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Blues and Greys (blues/rock) 6:30 / Laurie Jane and the 45’s 9:30 – $6
Third Street Dive – John the Revelator (folk/blues/southern gothic) – 8:00
Valley View Golf Course (Floyd Knobs, IN) – Louisville Fats and the Rhythm Cats – 8:00-11:00

Saturday, September 9
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Blues at the Crossroads (Terre Haute, IN)
Main Stage: Rock Band 3:15 / David Goodier Band featuring W.T. Feaster 4:00 / Dicky James 5:30 / Soupbone and the Blackwater Mission 7:00 / Edward David Anderson’s Black Dirt Revival 8:30 / Austin Stirling 10:00
Verve Stage: Crowe Committee 5:30 / Flying Jacksons 7:30 / Blackmaker 9:30 / Jazz Metamorphosis 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
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Lake Cumberland Blues, BBQ and Arts Festival (Somerset, KY) – The Blue Aspects Noon / LCBS Jam Band 1:30 / The Tarshack Revival 4:30 / Rachel Crowe 6:00 / D.J. Rice 7:45 / Kenny Neal 9:30
Levee at the River House – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
McCormick’s Creek State Park (Spencer, IN) – John Ford 11:00 am / King Bee and The Stingers 1:00 / Jack Whittle Band 3:00 / Chis Canas Band 5:00
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Renfro Valley Entertainment Center (Mount Vernon, KY) – Delbert McClinton – 8:30 – $30/$35
Seasons Lodge (Nashville, IN) – The Blues Ambassadors (blues/r&b/soul) – 9:00-12:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – KBS Blues Challenge Band Contest – Doors at 4:00 / Contest at 5:00
Two bands compete for a chance to represent the KBS at the IBC in January
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Stella Vees 6:30 / Pawn Shop Guitar (variety) 9:30 – $6
Trails End & The PanHead Saloon (Nashville, IN) – Forest Gras Band – 7:00-10:00
Trimble County Apple Festival (Bedford, KY) – Several acts including the Juggernaut Jug Band – 1:30
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, September 10
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
Kingfish (River Rd) – The Boogie Men (blues/rock) – 4:00-8:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam – 7:00-11:00
Ramada Inn (Bowling Green, KY) – Kentucky Blues Society 2017 Blues Challenge
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
Stream Cliff Farms Winery (Commiskey, IN) – Gary Applegate – 1:00

Monday, September 11
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 Blind Boys of Alabama – 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, September 12
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.

Aug 302017
 

This Thursday, August 31 is the application deadline for the 2017 KBS Blues Challenge Band Contest. The competition is Sunday, September 10 at Stevie Ray’s. Winner receives $1,500, Al Fresco’s Place Recording Studio time and will represent the KBS at the IBC next January in Memphis. The winning band will also be hired to play at this year’s KBS Anniversary Party on Saturday, November 18. Details and application forms at http://kbsblues.org/contest.htm

Wednesday, August 30
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) – Jim Stevenson – 6:00-9:00
Sidebar Grill (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 6:00-9:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Kyle Lacy and the Harlem River Noise (blues/rock) – 8:00-11:00 – $5
1950’s rock & roll mixed with the blues from NYC
Third Street Dive – Darren Deicide (blues/punk) – 9:00-11:00
“John Lee Hooker meets Johnny Rotten” musician from Jersey City, NJ
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, August 31
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
Westport Wine & Spirits – Juggernaut Jug Band

Friday, September 1
Belvedere – Louisville WorldFest with several acts including Big Poppa Stampley (8:15-9:00) and Carly Johnson (jazz/blues) (9:30-11:00)
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
Diamond Pub (St Matthews) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00
Hooters (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 7:30-11:30
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Old Talbott Tavern (Bardstown, KY) – Big Black Cadillac (funk/soul/blues) – 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 Bottle Trees (rock/blues) 6:30 / V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) 9:30 – $6

Saturday, September 2
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Belvedere – Louisville WorldFest with several acts including The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (old school soul and r&b) (7:00-8:00)
Brown County State Park (Nashville, IN) – Craig Brenner – 7:30-9:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Gerstle’s Place – John Ford – Noon-4:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
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
Smyrna Inn – Kirk & Carlene’s Anniversary with the Blues and Greys (blues/rock) – 8:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Boogie Men (blues/rock) 6:30 / Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) 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, September 3
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
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam – 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
Rockport City Park (Rockport, IN) – 3rd Annual Blues on the Rock Festival with David Dunavent and Evol Love, Laurie Jane and the 45’s, Boscoe France, The Tullie Brae Band, 2 Years Back, and The Beat Daddys – 2:00-Midnight – $5
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) – RC and the NightShades – 8:30-11:30

Monday, September 4 – Labor Day
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
Turtle Run Winery (Corydon, IN) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues)

Tuesday, September 5
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.

Aug 242017
 

Thursday, August 31 is the deadline to get your application in for the Kentuciana Blues Society Band Contest.

Contest is Sunday, September 10 at Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar.

Winner receives $1,500, recording time at Al Fresco’s Place Recording Studio and will represent the KBS at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis next January 17-20, 2018.

The KBS entertainment committee has also decided to hire the winning band from this year’s contest to play our anniversary show on Saturday, November 18. Stacy Mitchhart is the headliner for that event.

More information and applications form online at http://kbsblues.org/contest.htm

Aug 232017
 

Wednesday, August 23
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 – Doug Deming and the Jewel Tones – 8:00 – $5
Rockin’ blues and R&B band from Detroit, MI!
Third Street Dive – Open Mic – 9:00-12:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, August 24
Bean Blossom Blues Festival (Bean Blossom, IN) – Open Jam hosted by the 1-4-5’s – 6:00-11:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Hippy Head’s Spotlight with D Man & the Alley Hounds (blues/rock) – 8:00-9:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Nick Stump Band – 8:00-1:00
Ken Lake Hot August Blues Festival (Aurora, KY) – Scalehound 6:00 / Adam & the H-Bombs 8:00
Levee at the River House – Tyrone Cotton Band – 7:00-11:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 8:00-11:00
Norton Commons – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 6:30-10:00
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, August 25
Bean Blossom Blues Festival (Bean Blossom, IN) – Bruce Spratling 2:00 / Matthew Skoller 4:00 / The Cabin 12 Jammers 5:00 / Toronzo Cannon 6:00 / Rebekah Meldrum & Paul Holdman 7:30 & 9:30 / Samantha Fish 8:00 / Matthew Skoller 10:00
Brown County Inn (Nashville, IN) – The 1-4-5’s – 8:30-11:30
Champions Bar & Grill (Richmond, KY) – Five Below Band (rock/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
Drifters Bar & Grill (New Pekin, IN) – Spoilers3 (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
Hooters (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 7:30-11:30
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Ken Lake Hot August Blues Festival (Aurora, KY) – Rip Lee Pryor 6:00 / 2 Years Wasted 7:00 / Ivan Johns 8:30 / Lew Jetton & 61 South 10:00
Levee at the River House – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
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 / Nick Harless Band 9:30 – $6

Saturday, August 26
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Bean Blossom Blues Festival (Bean Blossom, IN) – Matthew Curry 3:30 / Jay Jesse Johnson 5:00, 7:00 & 9:00 / Southern Avenue 5:30 / Charlie Musselwhite 7:30 / Eric Lindell and the Grand Nationals 9:30
Brown County Inn (Nashville, IN) – Jack Whittle Band – 8:30-11:30
Capital City Blues and River Festival (Frankfort, KY) – Robbie Bartlett and Tee Dee Young – 6:00 – $20
Champions Bar & Grill (Richmond, KY) – Five Below Band (rock/blues) – 9:00-1:00
Cheapside Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – The Hubcats (blues/honky tonk/soul) – 10:00-1:00
Cliftons Pizza – Juggernaut Jug Band – 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
Drifters Bar & Grill (New Pekin, IN) – Spoilers3 (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Ken Lake Hot August Blues Festival (Aurora, KY) – Street Corner Blue Noon / Reggie May 1:00 / Little Boys Blue 2:00 / Al Hill 3:30 / Laurie Jane & the 45’s 5:00 / The Beat Daddys 6:30 / Big Mike Griffin 8:00 / Alonzo Pennington 10:00
Levee at the River House – V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) – 9:00-1:00
Locust Grove – 2017 Watershed Festival featuring several acts including Big Poppa Stampley and Dom Flemons – 10:00 am-10:00 pm
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
Monkey Hollow Winery (Saint Meinrad, IN) – Gary Applegate – 4:00
Norton Commons – Blues & Soul Scene with The Tyrone Cotton Band and Soul Street – 6:30
Shack in the Back BBQ (Fairdale, KY) – Blues Union (blues/southern rock)
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Saints (r&b/soul/funk) 6:30 / da Mudcats 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, August 27
Art in Speed Park (Sellersburg, IN) – Several artists including Tyrone Cotton and the Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – Noon
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
Goodfellas Distillery (Lexington, KY) – Johnny Roy & The RubTones – 4:00-8:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam – 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
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Blues For Austin Benefit with D Man & the Alley Hounds, Louisville Fats and the Rhythm Cats, da Mudcats, Laurie Jane and the 45’s, The Hord House Rockers and Banshee Child – 5:00 – $6 – The show is to help pay the medical expenses for 14-year-old Austin Walker who has the autoimmune disease scleroderma

Monday, August 28
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, August 29
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 – Laurie Jane and the 45’s – 8:00-9:00 – Free admission
The show will be broadcast on 100.9 FM, WCHQ’s “Live from Gerstle’s Place” radio show
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00-11:00
Kingfish (Jeffersonville, IN) – Bike Nite with The Boogie Men (blues/rock) – 6:00-10:00
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.

Aug 162017
 

Wednesday, August 16
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 – The Andy T Band, Alabama Mike and Anson Funderburgh – 8:30 – $5
TAJ Louisville – Tyrone Cotton – 7:00-10:00
Third Street Dive – Open Mic – 9:00-12:00

Thursday, August 17
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 1:00 to 2:00 am
Grand Theatre (Frankfort, KY) – Robert Cray Band – 7:30 – $40/$55/$65
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
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, August 18
Baxter’s 942 – Five Below Band (rock/blues) – 8:00
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Leroy Ellington Band (soul/blues) – 8:00-12:00
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
Exchange Pub & Kitchen (New Albany, IN) – Tyrone Cotton – 7:00
Gerstle’s Place – John Ford – 5:00-9:00
Hooters (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 7:30-10:30
J. Renders Southern (Lexington, KY) – D.J. Rice – 7:00-10:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Off Broadway Tap Room (Madison, IN) – The Hewitt & Fink Band – 9:00
O’Shea’s Irish Pub – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00-2:00
Ribberfest (Madison, IN) – Jason Ricci and the Bad Kind 6:00 / Ana Popovic 8:00 / Delbert McClinton 10:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Below Zero Blues (blues/rock) 6:30 / Big Black Cadillac (funk/soul/blues) 9:30 – $6
Spectrum Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Seth Walker (blues/roots) – 9:30 – $10
4th Street Bar and Grill (Columbus, IN) – The Jack Whittle Band – 8:00-12:00
21C Museum Hotel (Lexington, KY) – A Summer Soirée to benefit the Community Action Council with Tee Dee Young – 7:00-12:00 – $100

Saturday, August 19
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 Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00-2:00
El Nopal (Outer Loop) – Blues Union (blues/southern rock)
Historic State Street Theater (Elizabethtown, KY) – Delbert McClinton – 7:00 – $20/$40/$60
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 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
Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center (Lexington, KY) – Tin Can Buddha – 7:00-10:00 – $20
Ribberfest (Madison, IN) – The Bob Lafary Trio 11:30 am / Toad Strangler 1:30 / The Claudettes 3:30 / Dwayne Dopsie and the Zydeco Hell Raisers 5:30 / The Legendary Downchild Blues Band 7:30 / Los Lobos 9:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Duck and Cover (rock/blues) 6:30 / Mojo Tones (blues/rock) 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 and Grill (Jeffersonville, IN) – The Boogie Men (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00

Sunday, August 20
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
Mike’s Dance Barn (Nashville, IN) – South Central Indiana Blues Society 2017 Blues Challenge – 2:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam – 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, August 21
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, August 22
Buskirk-Chumley Theater (Bloomington, IN) – Robert Cray Band – 8:00 – 38/$45
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.

Aug 092017
 

Wednesday, August 9
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 (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
Rabbit Hash General Store (Rabbit Hash, KY) – Pop-up Concert with Little Joe McLerran – 6:00
2009 International Blues Challenge Solo/Duo Contest Winner from Boulder, CO
Sidebar Grill (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 6:00-9:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Deltaphonic (country blues/funk/roots rock) – 8:00-12:00 – $5
Third Street Dive – Open Mic – 9:00-12:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, August 10
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 – Napoleon and the Beats (blues/funk/r&b) – 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, August 11
Barret Bar – Tyrone Cotton – 9:00
Brother’s BBQ (Danville, KY) – Here For The Party – 7:00-11:00
Cincy Blues Festival (Cincinnati, OH)
Budweiser Main Stage – Guitar 4 Vets Cincinnati 5:10 / Strum N’ Honey 6:00 / Dixie Peach Band 7:15 / Davina and the Vagabonds 8:30 / Albert Cummings 10:15
Youth Showcase Stage – Kellen Williams Trio 5:30 / Jake Kulak and the Lowdown 6:35 / The Aaron Carney Band 7:40 / The Joe Tellmann Band 8:45 / The BITS Band 9:50 / Jam 11:05
Backline Super Stars Local Stage – Rhythm Jones 5:45 / Tempted Souls Band 7:00 / The Beaumonts 8:15 / Johnny Fink and the Intrusion 9:30 / Everett and Delta Storm 11:00
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
Highview Park – FridayFest with Screamin’ John Hawkins & Tyrone Cotton and Mary Mary (90’s rock) – 6:00-9:00
Hooters (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 7:30-10:30
Lancaster Grand Theatre (Lancaster, KY) – Kentucky Arts Guild fundraiser and Album Release Show for Lightnin’ Rod & The Thunderbolts latest release “Delta Time” – 7:00-10:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – 3D Squared (pop rock) 6:30 / Leroy Ellington Band (soul/blues) 9:30 – $6
Talon Winery (Shelbyville, KY) – Jim Stevenson – 6:00-9:00
Time Warner Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Seth Walker (blues/roots) – 9:30 – $10
360 Cafe – Blues Union (blues/southern rock)

Saturday, August 12
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder & Friends – 7:30-11:30
Blind Squirrel – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
Cincy Blues Festival (Cincinnati, OH)
Budweiser Main Stage – BITS Band 4:50 / Blue Ball Presentation 5:50 / Stacy Mitchhart 6:00 / Ruthie Roster 7:20 / Ronnie Baker Brooks 9:10 / Doug Hart Band 11:00
Arches Boogie Piano Stage – Jimmy D Rogers 4:45 / Craig Brenner 5:20 / Liz Pennock and Dr. Blues 5:55 / Ricky Nye 6:30 / Josh Paxton 7:05 / Bob Malone 7:40 / Rob Rio 8:15 / Cynthia Girtley 8:50 / Mitch Woods 9:25 / Katharina Alber 10:00 / Bob Seeley 10:35 / Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne 11:10 / Grand Finale 11:45
Backline Super Stars Local Stage – Dick and the Roadmasters 4:45 / Leroy Ellington Band 6:00 / Jay Jesse Johnson Band 7:15 / The Soulfixers 8:30 / Chuck Brisbin & The Tuna Project 9:45 / Brownstreet Breakdown 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
Hoopsters Sports Grill (Jeffersonville, IN) – Spoilers3 (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
J. Renders Southern (Lexington, KY) – Willie Eames – 7:00-10:00
Jammin’ on Main (Richmond, KY) – Five Below Band (rock/blues) – 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Lover’s Leap Winery (Lawrenceburg, KY) – Double Dog Dare (blues/folk) – 2:00-5:00
Mango’s Mexican Grill & Catina – Big Poppa Stampley – 6:00
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Seasons Lodge (Nashville, IN) – The 1-4-5’s – 9:00-12:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Subourbons (rock/blues) 6:30 / Radiotronic (80’s dance) 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, August 13
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
Bloomington Boogies: Blues & Boogie Woogie Piano Festival (Bloomington, IN) – Michele Brentano, Zain Mackey, Lee Van Buskirk, Cassidy Gephart, Craig Brenner, Josh Paxton, Bill Sims, Jr., Ross E. Martinie Eiler, Liz Pennock & Dr. Blues, Mitch Woods, Bob Seeley, Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne, Rob Rio, and C. J. Chenier – 1:00
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 (River Rd) – Blues and Greys (blues/rock) – 4:00-8:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam – 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
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Hippie Reunion Benefit For the Kentucky Music Heritage Foundation with The Moondogs (blues/funk/soul) 5:00 / Jimmy G & the Sidewinders 6:00 / Another Mule (rock) 7:00 / Marjorie Marshall 8:00 – $10

Monday, August 14
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, August 15
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.

Aug 022017
 

Wednesday, August 2
Casa Fiesta (Frankfort, KY) – Shaun, Sean, and not Shawn – 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 – Blues and Greys (blues/rock) – 8:00-12:00
Third Street Dive – Open Mic – 9:00-12:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, August 3
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 – Jimmy G & the Sidewinders – 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
Tavern in the Garden (Elizabethtown, KY) – Laurie Jane and the 45’s – 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, August 4
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Chuck Brisbin & Cold Tuna (rock/blues) – 8:00-12:00
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00
Brother’s BBQ (Danville, KY) – RC and the NightShades (blues/r&b) – 8:00-11:00
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
Drifters Bar & Grill (New Pekin, IN) – Spoilers3 (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
Levee at the River House – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-1:00
The Loft @ Over the 9 (formerly Riverbend Winery) – Sheryl Rouse Band (blues/r&b/jazz) and DJ Z Nyce – 10:00-2:30 – $20/$30/$120
Shamrock Bar & Grille (Lexington, KY) – The Mojo Tones (blues/rock) – 7:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Moondogs (blues/funk/soul) 6:30 / Toad Strangler (blues/rock) 9:30 – $6
Talon Winery (Shelbyville, KY) – Double Dog Dare (blues/folk) – 6:00-9:00
Time Warner Cable (Channels 98 and 12.97) – Kentucky Showcase with local show highlights – 4:30
West Kentucky African American Heritage Center (Russellville, KY) – Russellville Blues Society presents The Jimmy Church Band
4th Street Bar & Grill (Columbus, IN) -Gary Applegate – 9:00

Saturday, August 5
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
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – Miller and the Other Sinners (blues/soul/gospel) – 8:00
Chateau Thomas Winery (Nashville, IN) -Gary Applegate – 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
Drifters Bar & Grill (New Pekin, IN) – Spoilers3 (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
Gerstle’s Place – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00 – $5
Hard Rock Cafe – V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) – 8:00-11:00
Kentucky Kingdom – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 2:00-6:00
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) – 9:00-1:00
Seasons Lodge (Nashville, IN) – Jimmy G & the Sidewinders – 9:00-12:00
Shakespeare and Co. USA (Lexington, KY) – Keith Hubbard and The Hubcat Trio with guest Upshaw Briggs (blues/honky tonk/soul) – 7:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – One Shot Johnny 6:30 / Sheryl Rouse 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, August 6
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
Equus Run Winery (Midway, KY) – Here for the Party – 2:00-4:00
Levee at the River House – Miller and the Other Sinners (blues/soul/gospel) – 5:00-9:00
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
T.C. Steele State Historic Site (Nashville, IN) – Arts in the Parks Series with Craig Brenner & The Crawdads (blues & boogie-woogie piano) – 2:00
Turtle Run Winery (Corydon, IN) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 1:30-5:30

Monday, August 7
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, August 8
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
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Devon Gilfillian (blues/soul/gospel) – 8:45 – $10

All dates subject to change without notice.