June 2, 2011 - 6:06pm
Kevin Ratterman talks about his roots as a musician, recording the new My Morning Jacket album, and what's next for Wax Fang.
Wax Fang’s Kevin Ratterman is a busy man in the music business these days. So busy that he never really got around to pursuing his family’s business of operating funeral homes in the Louisville area. Instead, he picked up on another family trait; music.
April 26, 2011 - 9:06am
Alejandro Escovedo and his band, The Sensitive Boys, are coming to Headliner's Music Hall this Thursday with rocker Jesse Malin to open. In this interview, Escovedo talks about his newest record and his long and varied musical career.
There are times when I mention Alejandro Escovedo's name that I still have to explain who he is (though not to many serious music people), and not only do I struggle to do his music justice by telling someone what it's like, but I also experience that feeling of chagrin that I even have to try.
July 29, 2012 - 7:53pm
This Louisville music landmark is still ranked high on Rolling Stone's list. But, how high?
Despite moving to a smaller location last year, Louisville's Ear X-tacy is still one of our nation's best record stores; #4 as declared by Rolling Stone magazine. Hopefully they'll be around to make next year's list again....
July 29, 2012 - 7:59pm
Sir Elton will be taking the stage promptly at 8 p.m.
Elton John is bringing his Greatest Hits Live tour to Louisville's KFC Yum! Center Friday night. The show will begin promptly at 8 p.m. (so all of the economic advantages for local businesses of having a taxpayer-subsidized downtown arena won't be realized until after the show).Tickets...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Wax Fang makes a random Louisville appearance at Zanazabar to kick-off the Derby live music season.
If you’ve lived here in our beloved Derby-city for a long time, then there is a good chance that you’re probably already over Thunder Over Louisville. It’s just a bunch of fireworks, right? Or maybe because it essentially generates Louisville’s biggest annual city-wide traffic jam, and packs the...