Mar 252015
 

Wednesday, March 25
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam – 7:00
Natasha’s Bistro (Lexington, KY) – Johnny Rawls Soul Blues Revue – 8:30 – $8
Four time Handy Award nominee and 2006 West Coast Blues Hall of Fame R&B Male Vocalist of the Year
Parlay Social (Lexington, KY) – DeBraun Thomas (solo) – 8:00-11:00
Potbelly’s (Downtown) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – The Blues Drifters – 8:30-12:30
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, March 26
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – Kelly Richey – 8:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam – 8:00-11:00
Monkey Wrench – Laurie Jessup and Cort Duggins (acoustic duo) – 8:00
Rudyard Kipling – Open Mic – 10:00-2:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
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
WBRT 1320 AM (Bardstown, KY) – Pen Bogert hosts “Bourbon City Blues” every Thursday on WBRT from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and steaming live at http://www.wbrtcountry.com/
YUM Center – WAVE 3 concert with Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 11:00 am–1:00 pm

Friday, March 27
Bearno’s by the Bridge – Mr. Wonderful Production Band (r&b/soul/blues) – 10:00
Big Mama’s (Lanesville, IN) – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 8:00-12:00
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – Soul Circus Trio (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
Chateau Thomas Winery (Nashville, IN) – Gary Applegate – 7:00
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 and the local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Jeff Ruby’s – Soul River Brown (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Luke’s Tavern (Salem, IN) – Darryl Hewitt & Brian Fink (roots rock/blues) – 9:00
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Norton Center for the Arts (Danville, KY) – Memphis The Musical – 8:00 – $38/$56/$75
Won four Tony Awards in 2010 including Best Musical
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Allmanacs (Allman Brothers) – 9:30-1:30 – $5
Time Warner Cable Channel 98 – Kentucky Showcase with highlights from local shows – 4:30-5:00
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 6:00 am

Saturday, March 28
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) – 8:00
Brother’s BBQ (Danville, KY) – One Shot Johnny – 8:30-11:30
Cosmic Charlie’s (Lexington, KY) – Fat Box (blues/funk/jazz) – 10:00 – $5
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Gilbert’s Bar & Grill – Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats – 10:00
Goose Creek Diner – Big Poppa Stampley – 5:30
Jeff Ruby’s – Soul River Brown (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
O’Shea’s Irish Pub – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
Potbelly’s (Paddock Mall) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Stadium Joe’s – The Tarnations (blues/r&b/funk) – 9:00
Stevie Ray’s – No Problem (variety) 6:30 / Old School (r&b/Motown/funk) 9:30 – $6
Talon Winery (Shelbyville, KY) – Double Dog Dare (blues/folk) – 4:00-7:00
Tommy’s Bar (Crothersville, IN) – Darryl Hewitt & Brian Fink (roots rock/blues) – 9:00
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
Wick’s Pizza (Highlands) – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 10:00-2:00

Sunday, March 29
ARTxFM (http://artxfm.com/) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
New Vintage – Charles Walker Band (funk/r&b/blues) – 9:00 – Free admission
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Soul Jazz Brunch with Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking Soul Jazz Trio – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Monday, March 30
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Elks Home (841 S 6th St) – Blue Monday with The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (r&b/soul/blues) – 6:00
Patchen Pub (Lexington, KY) – Blues Jam hosted by Here For The Party – 7:00-11:00
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00

Tuesday, March 31
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00
Natasha’s Bistro (Lexington, KY) – The Lee Street Backslider (blues/soul/rock) – 9:00 – $7
Off Broadway Tap House (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s – Blues Jam – 8:00-1:00
Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30

All dates subject to change without notice.

Mar 182015
 

Wednesday, March 18
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam – 7:00
MarmaDuke’s – Muji Fuji (blues/rock) – 8:00-11:00
Parlay Social (Lexington, KY) – DeBraun Thomas (solo) – 8:00-11:00
Potbelly’s (Downtown) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats – 8:30-12:30
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, March 19
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Dish on Market – Big Poppa Stampley – 5:30-9:30
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam – 8:00-11:00
Rudyard Kipling – Open Mic – 10:00-2:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
Stevie Ray’s – Little G Weevil – 8:00 – $10
The 2013 International Blues Challenge Solo/Duo Contest Winner from Atlanta, GA
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
WBRT 1320 AM (Bardstown, KY) – Pen Bogert hosts “Bourbon City Blues” every Thursday on WBRT from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and steaming live at http://www.wbrtcountry.com/

Friday, March 20
Bank Street Brewhouse (New Albany, IN) – Several bands including Mississippi Adam Riggle – 6:00
Bedford Boat Club (Bedford, IN) – Gary Applegate – 8:00
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Leroy Ellington Band – 8:00-12:00
Big Mama’s (Lanesville, IN) – The Tarnations (blues/r&b/funk)
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 and the local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Headliners Music Hall – Claw Aid, a benefit show for local musician Brett Holsclaw and MERF featuring the Junk Yard Dogs (soul/r&b/funk), The Ass Haulers (rock), Inertia (rock), Sweatermeat (experimental), Juanita (garage rock) with special guest Will Oldham and DJ Kim Sorise – 8:00 – $7
Highland Tap Room – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere (Nicholasville, KY) – Five Below Band (blues/rock) – 9:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon & the Beats (Motown/blues/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Jim Porter’s – Ben Miller Band (blues/bluegrass) – 8:00 – $10
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Off Broadway Taproom (Madison, IN) – Darryl Hewitt and Brink Fink (roots/blues)
Planet Experience Bar & Bistro – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 8:00-11:00
Ricardo’s Grill & Pub (Versailles, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 7:30
Speakeasy Music Lounge (Madison, IN) – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 10:00-1:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats with special guest Ricky Nye – 9:30-1:30 – $5
Time Warner Cable Channel 98 – Kentucky Showcase with highlights from local shows – 4:30-5:00
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 6:00 am

Saturday, March 21
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 7:00
Bandana’s Bar & Grill (Bedford, IN) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock)
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Gregg Allman 7:00 / Leroy Ellington Band 8:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Diamond Pub & Billiards (St. Matthews) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00-2:00
Garage Pub & Grill (Columbus, IN) – Fistful of Bacon – 9:00
Goose Creek Diner – Big Poppa Stampley – 5:30
It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere (Nicholasville, KY) – Five Below Band (blues/rock) – 9:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Napoleon & the Beats (Motown/blues/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. PA and backline provided – 2:00
Norton Center for the Arts (Danville, KY) – ZZ Top / Ben Miller Band – 8:00 – $85/$95
Potbelly’s (Paddock Mall) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Rockies Bar & Grill (Rising Sun, IN) – Chuck Brisbin & the Tuna Project – 9:00-1:00
Stevie Ray’s – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) 7:00 / Jenny & the Jets (blues/rock) 10:30 – $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, March 22
ARTxFM (http://artxfm.com/) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Jim Porter’s – Tribute to Rob Johnson with Artie Dean Harris, Old School, Chris Leigh & the Broken Hearts, Hank Rose Project, Turley Richards with Greg Foresman, Brutally Hansome, From Paris featuring Kimmet Cantwell, Too Loose and Jake & Elwood and the Boys – 4:00
A MERF sponsored event. All proceeds to benefit the Johnson Family
New Vintage – Open Mic and Jam with John Clay and Friends – 7:00-12:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Rabbit Hash General Store (Rabbit Hash, KY) – Eric “Catfish” Evans and Sarah “Cadillac” Johnson – 2:30
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Soul Jazz Brunch with Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking Soul Jazz Trio – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Monday, March 23
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Elks Home (841 S 6th St) – Blue Monday with The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (r&b/soul/blues) – 6:00
Patchen Pub (Lexington, KY) – Blues Jam hosted by Here For The Party – 7:00-11:00
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00

Tuesday, March 24
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00
Off Broadway Tap House (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s – Blues Jam – 8:00-12:00
Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30

All dates subject to change without notice.

Mar 112015
 

Wednesday, March 11
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam – 7:00
Parlay Social (Lexington, KY) – DeBraun Thomas (solo) – 8:00-11:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – KBS Board Meeting – 7:00
Potbelly’s (Downtown) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Jenny & the Jets (blues/rock) 8:30-12:30
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, March 12
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam – 8:00-11:00
Natasha’s Bistro (Lexington, KY) – Nick Stump, Greg Foresman and Tom Green – 8:00 – $8
Rudyard Kipling – Open Mic – 10:00-2:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
Stevie Ray’s – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 8:00-12:00
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
WBRT 1320 AM (Bardstown, KY) – Pen Bogert hosts “Bourbon City Blues” every Thursday on WBRT from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and steaming live at http://www.wbrtcountry.com/

Friday, March 13
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Chuck Brisbin & Cold Tuna – 8:00-12:00
Chevy Chase Inn (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 9:30
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 and the local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Diamond Pub & Billiards (St. Matthews) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00-2:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Jim Porter’s – Bluestown (blues/rock) – 9:20
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Molly Malone’s – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 9:00-12:00
Old Talbott Tavern (Bardstown, KY) – Big Black Cadillac (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00
Point Blank Brewing Company (Corydon, IN) – Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats – 8:00-11:00
Stadium Joe’s Sports Cafe – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock) – 9:00-12:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Tarnations (blues/r&b/funk) – 9:30-1:30 – $5
Time Warner Cable Channel 98 – Kentucky Showcase with highlights from local shows – 4:30-5:00
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 6:00 am

Saturday, March 14
Bearno’s by the Bridge – St. Johns Wort (blues/rock) – 9:00
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Chuck Brisbin & Cold Tuna – 8:00-12:00
Chevy Chase Inn (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 9:30
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Easy Bar & Grill (Bardstown, KY) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock)
Gerstle’s Place – Five Below Band (blues/rock) – 10:00-1:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Jeff Street Pub (Franklin, IN) – Snakehandlers Blues Band Trio – 7:00-10:00
Jim Porter’s – Bluestown (blues/rock) – 9:20
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Natasha’s Bistro (Lexington, KY) – The Mojo Tones (blues/rock) – 9:00 – $7
Old Talbott Tavern (Bardstown, KY) – Big Black Cadillac (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00
Potbelly’s (Paddock Mall) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Red Bicycle Hall (Madison, IN) – Greg Foresman Band – 8:00 – $12 advance/$15 day of show
Stevie Ray’s – The Blues Drifters 7:00 / Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) 10:00 – $6
VFW Post (Salem, IN) – Below Zero Blues – 8:00-12:00
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, March 15
ARTxFM (http://artxfm.com/) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Lou Orleans (430 W. Muhammed Ali Blvd) – Sheryl Rouse (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00 – $10
New Vintage – Open Mic and Jam with John Clay and Friends – 7:00-12:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Rabbit Hash General Store (Rabbit Hash, KY) – The Cincinnati Dancing Pigs (jug band) – 2:30
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – Stevie Ray’s Hall of Fame Benefit for the Animal Care Society with Tre Bella 5:30 / Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats 6:30 / Jason Lockwood and Jezus Checker 7:30 / da Mudcats 8:30 / Soul Circus 9:30 – Jason Lockwood and Gene Wickliffe are Stevie Ray’s newest HOF inductees
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Soul Jazz Brunch with Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking Soul Jazz Trio – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Monday, March 16
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Elks Home (841 S 6th St) – Blue Monday with The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (r&b/soul/blues) – 6:00
Patchen Pub (Lexington, KY) – Blues Jam hosted by Here For The Party – 7:00-11:00
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00

Tuesday, March 17
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00
Off Broadway Tap House (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s – Blues Jam – 8:00-12:00
Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30

All dates subject to change without notice.

Mar 042015
 

Tonight’s Kentuckiana Blues Society Board Meeting has been postponed until next Wednesday, March 11 at the Pizza Place in Hikes Point due to the current winter storm warning.

Wednesday, March 4
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Headliners Music Hall – WFPK Roots & Boots Series with Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin, Jonah Tolchin & The Lonesome Angels and The Guilty Ones – 8:00 – Tickets are $15 for general admission and $25 for reserved seating. Blues fans can get a $5.00 discount by selecting the following link and using the password BLASTERS https://www.etix.com/ticket/online/performanceSearch.jsp?performance_id=1852932
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam – 7:00
Parlay Social (Lexington, KY) – DeBraun Thomas (solo) – 8:00-11:00
Potbelly’s (Downtown) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 8:30-12:30
The Garage (Columbus, IN) – Snakehandlers Blues Band Trio – 7:00-10:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, March 5
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam – 8:00-11:00
Papalino’s Pizza (Sprinhurst Mall) – Big Poppa Stampley – 7:00
Parlay Social (Lexington, KY) – Mike Hicks & Casey Wasner from the Keb Mo Band with The DeBraun Thomas Trio – 8:00
Patrick O’Shea’s – Jimmy Davis Band – 8:00-12:00
Rudyard Kipling – Open Mic – 10:00-2:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
Stevie Ray’s – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 8:00-12:00
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
WBRT 1320 AM (Bardstown, KY) – Pen Bogert hosts “Bourbon City Blues” every Thursday on WBRT from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and steaming live at http://www.wbrtcountry.com/

Friday, March 6
Ann Marie’s Bacon Bar – Grand Opening with The Bluesbenders (blues/rock/jazz) – 8:00-11:00
Brother’s BBQ (Danville, KY) – The Stella-Vees – 8:00
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 and the local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Jeff Ruby’s – Soul River Brown (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Jim Porter’s – Rock Bottom Blues (blues/rock) – 9:20
Karem’s Pub (Norton Commons) – Soul Circus Trio (funk/soul/blues) – 8:00-11:00
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Molly Malone’s – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 9:00-12:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Beat Daddys – 9:30
2014 KBS Band Contest Winners and Semi-Finalists at this year’s International Blues Challenge
Time Warner Cable Channel 98 – Kentucky Showcase with highlights from local shows – 4:30-5:00
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 6:00 am
Wick’s Pizza (Highlands) – Jimmy and the Slammers (blues/rock) – 9:00

Saturday, March 7
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Ladi T of Cinci Band (blues/funk/r&b) – 8:00-12:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Gerstle’s Place – V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b) – 9:30-12:30
Grandview Tavern – Big Poppa Stampley – 8:30
Jeff Ruby’s – Soul River Brown (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Jim Porter’s – Rock Bottom Blues (blues/rock) – 9:20
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Planet Experience Bar & Bistro – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 8:00-11:00
Potbelly’s (Paddock Mall) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Red Bicycle Hall (Madison, IN) – Benefit for Jefferson House with Jimmy Davis and Friends – 10:00
Stevie Ray’s – da Mudcats 6:30 / Mike Milligan and Steam Shovel 10:30 – $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, March 8
ARTxFM (http://artxfm.com/) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Lexington Convention Center (Lexington, KY) – Kentucky Crafted: The Market sponsored by the Kentucky Arts Council with the Juggernaut Jug Band – 2:15-4:15
Natasha’s Bistro (Lexington, KY) – The Lee Street Backslider (blues/soul/rock) – 8:00 – $7
New Vintage – Open Mic and Jam with John Clay and Friends – 7:00-12:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Soul Jazz Brunch with Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking Soul Jazz Trio – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Monday, March 9
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Elks Home (841 S 6th St) – Blue Monday with The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (r&b/soul/blues) – 6:00
Lyric Theatre (Lexington, KY) – The WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour with The Fairfield Four and The McCrary Sisters – 6:45 – $10/$5
Patchen Pub (Lexington, KY) – Blues Jam hosted by Here For The Party – 7:00-11:00
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00

Tuesday, March 10
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00
Off Broadway Tap House (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s – Blues Jam – 8:00-12:00
Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30

All dates subject to change without notice.

Feb 192015
 

Recent Grammy Nominees Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin will be at Headliners Music Hall on Wednesday, March 4 as part of WFPK’s Roots & Boots Series.

The Alvin Brothers were nominated for their blues album “Common Ground: Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin
Play and Sing the Songs of Big Bill Broonzy.”

Doors open at 7:00 pm with the music starting at 8:00 pm. The Headliners show will also include
The Guilty Ones and Jonah Tolchin & The Lonesome Angels. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $25 for reserved seating. Blues fans can get a $5.00 discount by selecting the following link and using the password BLASTERS

https://www.etix.com/ticket/online/performanceSearch.jsp?performance_id=1852932

Video of Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin with The Guilty Ones recorded this past October.

Feb 182015
 

Wednesday, February 18
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Home Grown Radio Hour with guest Big Poppa Stampley – 7:00-8:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Hideaway Saloon – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam – 7:00
Parlay Social (Lexington, KY) – DeBraun Thomas (solo) – 8:00-11:00
Potbelly’s (Downtown) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats 8:30-12:30
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, February 19
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam – 8:00-11:00
Papalino’s (Springhurst Mall) – Big Poppa Stampley – 7:00
Rudyard Kipling – Open Mic – 10:00-2:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
Stevie Ray’s – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 8:00-12:00
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
WBRT 1320 AM (Bardstown, KY) – Pen Bogert hosts “Bourbon City Blues” every Thursday on WBRT from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and steaming live at http://www.wbrtcountry.com/

Friday, February 20
American Legion Post (Sellersburg, IN) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock)
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Billy Rock Band (soul/r&b/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 and the local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Filson Historical Society – Blues Night with the 10th Street Blues Band – 7:00-10:00 – $20/$25
Highland Tap Room – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
Jeff Ruby’s – Soul River Brown (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Planet Experience Bar & Bistro – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 8:00-11:00
Rudyard Kipling – Will Owen Gage, John Gage and Alan Rhody
Speakeasy Music Lounge (Madison, IN) – Big Poppa Stampley – 10:00
Stevie Ray’s – Lefty and the Lunatics (rock) – 9:30 – $6
Tiffany’s Lounge (Madison, IN) – Jimmy Davis – 10:00
Time Warner Cable Channel 98 – Kentucky Showcase with highlights from local shows – 4:30-5:00
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 6:00 am
Wick’s Pizza (New Albany, IN) – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 9:00

Saturday, February 21
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Crown Room (Madison, IN) – Jimmy Davis (solo) – 10:00-1:00
Four Corners Bar (New Hope, KY) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock)
Goose Creek Diner – Big Poppa Stampley – 5:30
Jeff Ruby’s – Soul River Brown (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Maple Inn – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
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. PA and backline provided – 2:00
New Vintage – Will Owen Gage / Goodbye June (rock/alternative) – 9:00 – $5/$7
Planet Experience Bar & Bistro – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 8:00-11:00
Potbelly’s (Paddock Mall) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Lamont Gillispie & 100 Proof 7:00 / The Saints (r&b/soul/funk) 10:00 – $6
The Garage (Columbus, IN) – Cadillac Scott and the Snakehandlers Blues Band – 9:00-12:30
Turner’s on River Road – Louisville Ski Club Mardi Gras Party with Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – $25/$30
Wallace Garner Show (WLOU 104.7 FM/1350 AM) – Local musician and music historian Butch Williams
is on every Saturday at 9:00 pm during February for Black History Month. Butch will talk about Louisville music history and play cuts from his extensive collection
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, February 22
ARTxFM (http://artxfm.com/) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Lyric Theatre (Lexington, KY) – First Annual Lexi Music Awards
New Vintage – Open Mic and Jam with John Clay and Friends – 7:00-12:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Rabbit Hash General Store (Rabbit Hash, KY) – Greg Schauber Trio – 2:30
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Soul Jazz Brunch with Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking Soul Jazz Trio – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Monday, February 23
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Elks Home (841 S 6th St) – Blue Monday with The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (r&b/soul/blues) – 6:00
Patchen Pub (Lexington, KY) – Blues Jam hosted by Here For The Party – 7:00-11:00
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00

Tuesday, February 24
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
EKU Center for the Arts (Richmond, KY) – The Hot Sardines
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00
Off Broadway Tap House (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s – Blues Jam – 8:00-12:00
Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30

All dates subject to change without notice.

Feb 102015
 

Wednesday, February 11
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam – 7:00
MarmaDuke’s – Muji Fuji (blues/rock) – 8:00-11:00
Parlay Social (Lexington, KY) – DeBraun Thomas (solo) – 8:00-11:00
Phoenix Hill Tavern – Lazy Eleven
Potbelly’s (Downtown) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Jenny & the Jets (blues/rock) 8:30-12:30
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00

Thursday, February 12
Alley Theater – Dunbar, Hughes, and Blues – 7:30 – $15
The Life & Times of Paul Laurence Dunbar with Phillip Cherry, Pfillil Stirgwolt, Tyrone Cotton and Thad Pinkney.
Performances feature recitations of the poetical works of Paul Laurence Dunbar, the most influential African American literary talent of the 19th century. Interspersed with performances of his work are included historical and biographical information about Mr. Dunbar, his works and his times. Also included with be historical commentary on the African origins of the banjo, its passage to North America, its development into the 19th century, and its connection to early African American culture.
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam – 8:00-11:00
Rudyard Kipling – Open Mic – 10:00-2:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
Smiley Pete’s (Lexington, KY) – Kelly Richey (solo) – 6:00
Stevie Ray’s – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 8:00-12:00
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
WBRT 1320 AM (Bardstown, KY) – Pen Bogert hosts “Bourbon City Blues” every Thursday on WBRT from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and steaming live at http://www.wbrtcountry.com/

Friday, February 13
Alley Theater – Dunbar, Hughes, and Blues – 7:30 – $15
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Leroy Ellington Band – 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 and the local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Hideaway Saloon – Fat Box (blues/funk/jazz) – 11:00 – $5
Kentucky Blues Society’s (Bowling Green) 2015 International Blues Challenge Band Representative
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Jim Porter’s – Bluestown – 9:20
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Natasha’s Bistro (Lexington, KY) – Nick Stump and Frank Schaap – 9:00 – $9
New Vintage – Mojoflo (funk/soul/r&b) and Them’s Live
$10 advance/$12 day of show / KBS members receive $2 discount
Point Blank Brewing Company (Corydon, IN) – Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats – 8:00-11:00
Speakeasy Music Lounge (Madison, IN) – Jimmy Davis (solo) – 10:00-1:00
Stevie Ray’s – The KingBees – 9:30-1:30 – $6
The Back Door – Will Owen Gage, Mike Alger & Mike Williams (variety) – 8:30-11:30
Time Warner Cable Channel 98 – Kentucky Showcase with highlights from local shows – 4:30-5:00
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 6:00 am

Saturday, February 14
Against the Grain Brewery – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 9:00-12:00
Alley Theater – Dunbar, Hughes, and Blues – 4:00 – $15
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 8:00
Belterra Casino (Florence, IN) – Leroy Ellington Band – 8:00-12:00
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – Tre Bella (r&b) – 8:00-11:30
Chateau Thomas Winery (Nashville, IN) – Gary Applegate – 7:00
Clifty Inn (Madison, IN) – Jimmy Davis Band – 8:00-12:00
Cosmic Charlie’s (Lexington, KY) – Mojoflo (funk/soul/r&b) – 10:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Gerstle’s Place – Dog House Kitchen (blues/r&b/funk) – 10:00-1:00
Goose Creek Diner – Big Poppa Stampley – 5:30
Indy Winter Blues Festival (Indianapolis, IN) – Blind Boy and the CNI Dawgs 8:00 / Craig & The Crawdads 9:00 / Mike Milligan and Steam Shovel 10:00 / The Governor Davis Band 11:00 – $10 advance/$12 day of show
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Jeff Street Pub (Franklin, IN) – Snakehandlers Blues Band Trio – 7:00-10:00
Jim Porter’s – Bluestown – 9:20
Joe’s Palm Room – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues)
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Ogle Center (New Albany, IN) – The Hot Sardines – 7:30 – $28 Admission/$10 Students
Phoenix Hill Tavern – Broken Dreams (blues/rock) – 9:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – The Bluesbenders (blues/rock/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
Potbelly’s (Paddock Mall) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Old School (r&b/Motown/funk) – 9:30-1:30 – $6
Wallace Garner Show (WLOU 104.7 FM/1350 AM) – Local musician and music historian Butch Williams
is on every Saturday at 9:00 pm during February for Black History Month. Butch will talk about Louisville music history and play cuts from his extensive collection
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, February 15
ARTxFM (http://artxfm.com/) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Club Element (6201 Preston Hwy) – The Tarnations (blues/r&b/funk) – 8:00
Louisville’s newest blues and jazz venue
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
New Vintage – Open Mic and Jam with John Clay and Friends – 7:00-12:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar – The Wilson Brothers (rock) – 5:00-9:00 – $5
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Soul Jazz Brunch with Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking Soul Jazz Trio – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Monday, February 16
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Elks Home (841 S 6th St) – Blue Monday with The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (r&b/soul/blues) – 6:00
Patchen Pub (Lexington, KY) – Blues Jam hosted by Here For The Party – 7:00-11:00
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00

Tuesday, February 17
Bud’s Tavern – Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats – 6:00-9:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00
Off Broadway Tap House (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s – Blues Jam – 8:00-12:00
Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30

All dates subject to change without notice.

Feb 042015
 

Wednesday, February 4
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam – 7:00
Parlay Social (Lexington, KY) – DeBraun Thomas (solo) – 8:00-11:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – KBS Board Meeting – 7:00
Potbelly’s (Downtown) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Heritage Happy Hour 6:00 / Blues & Greys (blues/rock) 8:30
The Garage (Columbus, IN) – Snakehandlers Blues Band Trio – 7:00-10:00
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Selwyn Birchwood – 8:00
2013 International Blues Challenge Band Contest Winner

Thursday, February 5
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam – 8:00-11:00
New Vintage – Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band (funk) – 9:00
$10 advance/$12 day of show / KBS members receive $2 discount
Rudyard Kipling – Open Mic – 10:00-2:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
Stevie Ray’s – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 8:00-12:00
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
WBRT 1320 AM (Bardstown, KY) – Pen Bogert hosts “Bourbon City Blues” every Thursday on WBRT from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and steaming live at http://www.wbrtcountry.com/

Friday, February 6
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00
Captain’s Quarters – Louisville Fats & the Rhythm Cats – 7:00-11:00
Cincy Blues Society Winter Blues Fest – The Phoenix (Cincinnati, OH)
First Floor – Medicine Men 6:15 / Cheryl Renee Project 8:00 / Whiskey Shambles 9:45 / Brad Hatfield 11:30
Second Floor – BITS 6:15 / Chuck Brisbin & Tuna Project 8:00 / Soul Fixers 9:45 / Blue Birds Big Band 11:30
Third Floor – The Beaumonts 6:00 / Sonny Moorman Group 7:45 / Popa Chubby 9:30 / Doug Hart 11:15  http://cincyblues.org/
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 and the local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Grill Bar (Franklin, IN) – Snakehandlers Blues Band Trio – 9:00-12:00
Highland Tap Room – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
Jim Porter’s – Wayne Young’s Eric Clapton Tribute – 8:00
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Paulie’s Toasted Barrel (Lexington, KY) – Five Below Band (blues/rock) – 9:00
Planet Experience Bar & Bistro – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 8:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s – Kirby’s Dreamland (rock) – 9:30-1:30 – $6
Time Warner Cable Channel 98 – Kentucky Showcase with highlights from local shows – 4:30-5:00
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 6:00 am

Saturday, February 7
Bluebird Cafe (Vallonia, IN) – Darryl Hewitt and Brian Fink – 9:00
Bluegrass Tavern (Bardstown, KY) – Benjamin Davis Group (blues/rock) – 8:30
Cincy Blues Society Winter Blues Fest – The Phoenix (Cincinnati, OH)
First Floor – Ricky NYE INC with Bekah Williams 6:15 / Greg Schaber Band 8:00 / Lil Red & The Rooster 9:45 / Noah Wotherspoon Band 11:30
Second Floor – Johnny Fink & Intrusion 6:15 / Jay Jesse Johnson Band 8:00 / Leroy Ellington Blues Band 9:45 / G Miles & The Hitmen 11:30
Third Floor – Tempted Souls 6:00 / Kelly Richey 7:45 / Joanne Shaw Taylor 9:15 / The Juice 11:15  http://cincyblues.org/
Copper Still (Richmond, KY) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock) – 10:00-1:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Diamond Pub & Billiards (St. Matthews) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00-2:00
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-4:00
Moose Lodge (Madison, IN) – Jimmy Davis (solo) – 8:00-11:00
New Direction – V-Groove (blues/soul/r&b)
Paulie’s Toasted Barrel (Lexington, KY) – Five Below Band (blues/rock) – 9:00
Potbelly’s (Paddock Mall) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Kirby’s Dreamland (rock) – 9:30-1:30 – $6
St. James Black & White Knight Benefit (Elizabethtown, KY) – Big Black Cadillac (funk/soul/blues)
The Shop (Brandenburg, KY) – Bluestown – 8:00-12:00
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
Wick’s Pizza (Highlands) – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 9:00

Sunday, February 8
ARTxFM (http://artxfm.com/) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
New Vintage – Open Mic and Jam with John Clay and Friends – 7:00-12:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Rabbit Hash General Store (Rabbit Hash, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 2:30
Vernon Club – Kentucky Homefront Winter Fundraiser with John Gage & Will Owen Gage, Lisa Sandell, Will Owen Gage Trio and Tre Bella – 4:00-7:30 – Suggested Donation $10
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Soul Jazz Brunch with Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking Soul Jazz Trio – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Monday, February 9
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Elks Home (841 S 6th St) – Blue Monday with The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (r&b/soul/blues) – 6:00
Patchen Pub (Lexington, KY) – Blues Jam hosted by Here For The Party – 7:00-11:00
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00

Tuesday, February 10
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00
Off Broadway Tap House (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s – Blues Jam – 8:00-12:00
Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30

All dates subject to change without notice.

Jan 282015
 

Wednesday, January 28
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
Lexington Opera House (Lexington, KY) – Keb’ Mo’ – 7:30 – $45
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam – 7:00
MarmaDuke’s – Muji Fuji (blues/rock) – 7:30-10:00
Parlay Social (Lexington, KY) – DeBraun Thomas (solo) – 8:00-11:00
Potbelly’s (Downtown) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Blues Drifters – 8:30-12:30
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Bryan Himes and Chris Belt – 7:00

Thursday, January 29
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Headliners Music Hall – Date to Care Benefit with the Junk Yard Dogs (soul/r&b/funk) and DJ Matt Anthony – 8:00 – $10
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam – 8:00-11:00
Rudyard Kipling – Open Mic – 10:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
Stevie Ray’s – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 8:00-12:00
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
WBRT 1320 AM (Bardstown, KY) – Pen Bogert hosts “Bourbon City Blues” every Thursday on WBRT from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and steaming live at http://www.wbrtcountry.com/

Friday, January 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 and the local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Diamond Pub & Billiards (St. Matthews) – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 10:00-2:00
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00
Jim Porter’s – Rock Bottom Blues (blues/rock) – 9:20
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Off Broadway Tap House (Madison, IN) – Jimmy Davis Band – 9:00-1:00
Point Blank Brewing Company (Corydon, IN) – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
Speakeasy Music Lounge (Madison, IN) – Big Poppa Stampley – 10:00-1:00
Stevie Ray’s – Soul River Brown (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:30-1:30 – $5
Time Warner Cable Channel 98 – Kentucky Showcase with highlights from local shows – 4:30-5:00
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 6:00 am

Saturday, January 31
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Goose Creek Diner – Big Poppa Stampley – 5:30
Highland Tap Room – Little T&A Quartet (rock/blues/r&b) – 10:30
Jeff Ruby’s – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 9:00
Jim Porter’s – Rock Bottom Blues (blues/rock) – 9:20
Maple Inn – Blues & Greys (blues/rock) – 9:00-1:00
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise and special guests the Junk Yard Dogs (soul/r&b/funk) – 10:00-4:00
New Vintage – Stray Cat Blues Band – 8:00
$10 advance/$12 day of show – KBS members receive $2 discount with membership card
O’Shea’s Irish Pub – Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) – 9:00-1:00
Potbelly’s (Paddock Mall) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Mississippi Adam Riggle 7:00 / Billy Davis Group (rock/soul) 10:00 – $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
4th Street Bar & Grill (Columbus, IN) – Cadillac Scott and the Snakehandlers Blues Band – 9:00-1:00

Sunday, February 1
ARTxFM (http://artxfm.com/) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
New Vintage – Open Mic and Jam with John Clay and Friends – 7:00-12:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Soul Jazz Brunch with Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking Soul Jazz Trio – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Monday, February 2
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Elks Home (841 S 6th St) – Blue Monday with The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (r&b/soul/blues) – 6:00
Patchen Pub (Lexington, KY) – Blues Jam hosted by Here For The Party – 7:00-11:00
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00

Tuesday, February 3
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00
New Vintage – Selwyn Birchwood – 9:00
$10 advance/$12 day of show – KBS members receive $2 discount with membership card
Off Broadway Tap House (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s – Blues Jam – 8:00-12:00
Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30

All dates subject to change without notice.

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Wednesday, January 21
Cosmic Charlie’s (Lexington, KY) – The Delta Saints (rock/blues) and SIMO (rock/blues/r&b) – 10:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
Electric Lady (Madison, IN) – Open Mic Night – 7:30-11:00
International Blues Challenge (Memphis, TN) – European Blues Challenge Preview (Club 152) 11:30 am /
Blind Raccoon Showcase (Purple Haze Nightclub) 11:30 am / First Night of IBC Quarterfinals (Beale Street) 4:30 pm / Nightly Jams (various locations) 11:30 pm
Linda’s Log Cabin (Vernon, IN) – Open Jam – 7:00
MarmaDuke’s – Muji Fuji (blues/rock) – 7:30-10:00
Parlay Social (Lexington, KY) – DeBraun Thomas (solo) – 8:00-11:00
Potbelly’s (Downtown) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Stevie Ray’s – Heritage Happy Hour 6:00 / Louisville Fats and the Rhythm Cats 8:30
Volare Italian Ristorante – Robbie Bartlett Duo (blues/r&b/jazz) – 7:00-10:00
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Bryan Himes and Chris Belt – 7:00

Thursday, January 22
Bistro 42 (Prospect, KY) – Jason and John Burgard – 8:00
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 pm to midnight
International Blues Challenge (Memphis, TN) – Galaxie Agency Showcase (BB Kings) 11:00 am / Great Canadian Polar Bear Blues Showcase (Kooky Canuck) 11:30 am / Blind Raccoon Showcase (Purple Haze Nightclub) 11:30 am / Blues in the Schools with Tas Cru (Downtown Elementary School) 12:45 pm / BMI & Ardent Studios Presents Money Secrets Others Know (Blues City Cafe) 1:00 pm / Acoustic Blues Summit (A. Schawb) 1:00 pm / Blues on Beale Street: Memoirs of the IBC – Book signing and VIP Party (Silly Goose) 2:00 pm / Second Night of IBC Quarterfinals (Beale Street) 4:30 pm / Nightly Jams (various locations) 11:30 pm
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
Mick’s Lounge (Jeffersonville, IN) – Open Jam – 8:00-11:00
Rudyard Kipling – Open Mic – 10:00
Seidenfaden’s Cafe – WFPK’s Woodrow on the Radio spins wax every Thursday from 10:00 pm to 3:00 am
Stevie Ray’s – Thursday Night Throwdown Open Jam – 8:00-12:00
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
WBRT 1320 AM (Bardstown, KY) – Pen Bogert hosts “Bourbon City Blues” every Thursday on WBRT from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and steaming live at http://www.wbrtcountry.com/

Friday, January 23
Amy Z’s (Lyndon) – The Bluesbenders (blues/rock/jazz) – 9:00-12:00
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 and the local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
International Blues Challenge (Memphis, TN) – 2015 Keeping the Blues Alive Awards (Doubletree Hotel) 11:00 am / Pacific Northwest Showcase (Club 152 First Floor) 11:30 am / Blind Raccoon Showcase (Purple Haze Nightclub) 11:30 am / Women in Blues Showcase (Center for Southern Folklore) Noon / Youth Showcases (Beale Street Clubs) 4:20 pm / IBC Semi-Finals (Beale Street Clubs) 5:20 pm / Nightly Jams (various locations) 11:30 pm
Jeff Ruby’s – Soul River Brown (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Jim Porter’s – Lazy Eleven – 9:20
Majid’s – Tanita Gaines – 7:00
New Vintage – Deep Fried Five (funk/rock) – 9:00-2:00 – Free admission
Patchen Pub (Lexington, KY) – Albert Crabtree and Master Blaster
Rum Boogie Cafe’s Blues Hall (Memphis, TN) – 17th Annual IBC Jam hosted by The Stella Vees – Noon-4:00
Salt Creek Brewery (Bedford, IN) – Laurie Jane and the 45s – 8:00
Smyrna Inn – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock)
Speakeasy Music Lounge (Madison, IN) – Mississippi Adam Riggle – 10:00-1:00
Stevie Ray’s – Gordon Bonham Blues Band – 9:30-1:30 – $5
The Pig on Beale (Memphis, TN) – The Stella Vees – 9:00
Time Warner Cable Channel 98 – Kentucky Showcase with highlights from local shows – 4:30-5:00
WFPK Woodrow on the Radio (91.9 FM) – Midnight to 6:00 am

Saturday, January 24
Backstretch Bar & Grill (Lexington, KY) – Ronn Crowder – 8:00
Buffalo Wings & Rings (Bardstown, KY) – Dallas Cole Band (blues/southern rock)
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Crown Room (Madison, IN) – Jimmy Davis (solo) – 10:00-1:00
Grandview Tavern – Big Poppa Stampley – 8:00
International Blues Challenge (Memphis, TN) – IBC Finals and Silent Auction (Orpheum Theatre) 11:00 am / Jams all day long (various locations) / 31st IBC Finals & Best Self-Produced CD Winner Announcement (Orpheum Theatre) Midnight
Jeff Ruby’s – Soul River Brown (blues/funk/r&b) – 9:00-12:00
Jeff Street Pub (Franklin, IN) – Cadillac Scott and the Snakehandlers Blues Band
Jim Porter’s – Lazy Eleven – 9:20
META – Derby City Soul Club with DJ’s Matt Anthony and Kim Sorise – 10:00-3:00
Pine Room (Nashville, IN) – Opal Fly, Donn Middleton & Mark Buschkill – 8:00
Planet Bar & Bistro (1565 Bardstown Rd) – Robbie Bartlett (blues/r&b/jazz) – 8:00-11:00
Potbelly’s (Paddock Mall) – Big Poppa Stampley – 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Rum Boogie Cafe’s Blues Hall (Memphis, TN) – 17th Annual IBC Jam hosted by The Stella Vees – Noon-4:00
Stevie Ray’s – Carla and the Holy Smokes (r&b/blues/soul) 7:00 / Soul Circus (funk/soul/blues) 10:00 – $6
The Pig on Beale (Memphis, TN) – The Stella Vees – 9:00
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
Wild Earth (Elizabethtown, KY) – D Man Duo (blues/rock) – 6:30-9:00

Sunday, January 25
ARTxFM (http://artxfm.com/) – Blues Highway hosted by Mike Suttles – 8:00-10:00 am
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
New Vintage – Open Mic and Jam with John Clay and Friends – 7:00-12:00
Pizza Place (Hikes Point) – Open Jam hosted by Larry Ferguson – 7:00-10:00
Willie’s Locally Known (Lexington, KY) – Soul Jazz Brunch with Lee Carroll’s Home Cooking Soul Jazz Trio – 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Monday, January 26
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Elks Home (841 S 6th St) – Blue Monday with The Mr. Wonderful Production Band (r&b/soul/blues) – 6:00
Patchen Pub (Lexington, KY) – Blues Jam hosted by Here For The Party – 7:00-11:00
Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club (Lexington, KY) – The Tee Dee Young Band & Friends (blues/jazz) – 9:00-12:00

Tuesday, January 27
Crescent Hill Radio (WCHQ/100.9 FM and http://www.crescenthillradio.com/) – Local/regional blues hour from 11:00 to midnight
Henry Clay’s Public House (Lexington, KY) – Northside Sheiks (blues/r&b) – 8:00
Off Broadway Tap House (Madison, IN) – Open Acoustic Jam with Jimmy Davis – 8:00-11:00
Stevie Ray’s – Blues Jam – 8:00-12:00
Time-Warner Cable Channel 98 – The Joe DeBow Show – 8:00-8:30

All dates subject to change without notice.