November 1, 2012 - 2:54pm
Local country music group is both surprised and pleased by growing popularity.
You may have heard of “Bourbon Country,” a Louisville-based country group that has suddenly become a pretty hot commodity. In the last two months alone, they’ve been booked at a host of venues in Louisville and in other parts of Kentucky, played for a number of charity...
July 29, 2012 - 7:55pm
Two rowdy women fronted bands at Uncle Slayton's Thursday night -- Louisville's Alabama Brown opened for Lydia Loveless.
Don't be fooled by the little black dresses -- the ladies fronting bands at Uncle Slayton's Thursday night were more hellcat than Hepburn. Both Alabama Brown, opening with her band the Inside Outlaws, and headliner Lydia Loveless belied their lady-like exteriors with brash lyrics and rowdy...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Being the biographical film about country music legend Loretta Lynn.
For years, I abhorred anything labeled Country Music. It brought to mind pop-country nightmares like Garth Brooks and Toby Keith. I liked the occasional Johnny Cash song, but it wasn't until I discovered artists like Bill Monroe and Townes van Zandt that I finally realized there was a whole new...
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...
October 1, 2011 - 6:10pm
Zoe Muth and the Lost High Rollers didn't disappoint country music fans at Uncle Slayton's.
Friday night at Uncle Slayton's offered a welcome dose of traditional, rootsy country music with Lexington's Coralee and the Townies opening the show for Seattle's Zoe Muth and the Lost High Rollers.