July 31, 2012 - 4:11pm
American singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson, the man behind Janis Joplin’s famous “Me & Bobby McGee” and a member of the original Highwaymen, visits the Iroquois Amphitheater in Louisville Thursday as part of the Coors Light Summer Concert Series.
American singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson, the man behind Janis Joplin’s famous “Me & Bobby McGee” and a member of the original Highwaymen, visits the Iroquois Amphitheater in Louisville Thursday as part of the Coors Light Summer Concert Series. Kristofferson’s...
June 6, 2012 - 10:14pm
Tea Leaf Green, The Stone Foxes throw down psychedelic jams at Headliner's Music Hall.
San Francisco came to town last night, during the Venus transition, as jam rock bands The Stone Foxes and Tea Leaf Green took to the stage at Headliner’s Music Hall. Both groups hail from the San Francisco Bay area and this was the first time that the Stone Foxes stopped through...
May 10, 2012 - 6:49pm
Bonnie Raitt performs in Louisville at the Kentucky Center's Whitney Hall to celebrate the launch of Redwing Records and the release of her nineteenth studio album, Slipstream.
After a seven year hiatus from the studio, blues angel Bonnie Raitt will celebrate the release of her new album, Slipstream, in Louisville this Sunday, May 13th at the Kentucky Center’s Whitney Hall. The launch of the album, a semi-experimental mix of reggae, soul and blues, co shares...
June 20, 2011 - 8:25am
The roots rock legends celebrated their almost half of a century together this weekend with a performance in the new East End arts center.
There aren't very many bands that stay together – or many times alive – long enough to celebrate their 45th anniversary.Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is one of the few. And even more remarkably, the band’s current line-up playing shows throughout the country in honor of this...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Somebody steered Bob Dylan right a couple of Julys ago (after a Slugger Field concert), when he rode up to the F.A.B.D. on a motorcycle, had himself a rib dinner and a couple of Budweisers with zero fanfare, and then rode off again, like the Lone Ranger.
This article appears in the January 2011 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.