April 18, 2011 - 8:07pm
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit are playing Headliner's this Friday night. In this interview, Isbell talks about songwriting and growing up in the music-steeped area around Muscle Shoals, Alabama.
Talking to Alabama-born Jason Isbell, you are struck right off by his affable, easy-going nature. He has the warm drawl and native politeness of a Southern gentleman and the thoughtfulness of a songwriter who puts great care and intellectual honesty into his writing. He is a former member of the...
April 8, 2011 - 3:01pm
The Harbor Lawn has been packed every last Wednesday in the summer for years now, and with little surprise.
By now, you’ve probably worn a t-shirt in the evening and have spent countless hours, and tissues, trying to find the balance between a runny nose and complete congestion. Summer in Louisville is beginning. While allergies are an all-to-well-known rite of the changing of the seasons...
April 7, 2011 - 10:00am
Folk-rocker Ari Hest will perform at Uncle Slayton's next Monday night at 7:30 p.m. along with singer-songwriter Sarah Siskind. Hest is touring behind a new album, Sunset Over Hope Street.
Folk rocker Ari Hest will play at Louisville's new music venue, Uncle Slayton's on Monday, April 11, along with guest, Sarah Siskind. Siskind's album Say It Louder was named the Americana Album of the Year at the Nashville Music Awards in 2009.
March 25, 2011 - 7:26pm
Part Deux of a star struck boy's interview with guitar legend Steve Howe.
Part Two of the interview with Steve Howe, guitarist for Yes. (read Part One HERE). Yes will be performing at The Louisville Palace on Saturday, March 26.
March 23, 2011 - 8:48am
British singer-songwriter Bobby Long comes to Headliners this weekend, touring the States behind his just-released debut after making a splash with a song featured in the movie Twilight. He explains what he loves about touring, and where his musical inspirations come from in this interview, and never once mentions his famous pal, Robert Pattinson.
British singer-songwriter Bobby Long will play Headliner's Music Hall Saturday, March 26 with opener Andrea Davidson at 9:00 p.m. Influenced primarily by American folk music (and part of a burgeoning folk revival in England), Long's style is stripped down and acoustic, relying on staples of...