July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Nothing says, “We’re open for business!” quite like whiskey drinkin’ music, although a neon ‘whiskey by the drink’ sign that can be seen from I-65 doesn’t hurt.
Saturday evening was the official grand opening of The Haymarket Whiskey Bar on Main Street, in NuLu. Front man, Mason Dixon is bent on preserving what he described as, “old time music”. Following The Shovel Bums, a band of archeologists, Mason rounded up the boys, Leroy, JR...
July 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
Come out, get down and dirty with Bosco, Highlonesome, and the Quiet Hollers at the Mag Bar January 13, 2012
Bosco is a full speed band with quick riffs, fun lyrics and in your face attitude. It is energetic, stripped down music that brings me back to more carefree times of my youth. The drum kit is not pushed to the back of the stage, it is situated up front, already Bosco sets themselves apart visually...
September 6, 2011 - 11:32am
The Kentucky Bluegrass and Burgoo Festival was held this past weekend at the Water Tower.
The weather was not a friend to the 6th annual Kentucky Bluegrass and Burgoo Festival held at the Water Tower this weekend.My husband and I passed up on 100+ temps on Saturday and rain threats on Sunday and ventured out on chilly Monday afternoon. We found that the overcast, windy skies did...
August 31, 2011 - 2:45pm
Enjoy some bluegrass music, burgoo and/or barbecue, and beer while relaxing in some sunshine at the Bluegrass Festival this Labor Day weekend.
My husband and I never considered ourselves Bluegrass Fans until seeing a bluegrass trio play in a small brewery in Nashville last Spring. We had just driven across the country after leaving Los Angeles, the city where he grew up and where I had been living for five years. A city where we didn'...
May 6, 2012 - 2:24pm
Linked to the North by its Civil War stance but portrayed each May with plantation imagery, just where does Louisville's core allegiance lie?
This article appears in the May 2011 issue of LouisvilleMagazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.