July 29, 2012 - 7:53pm
This Friday marks the final performance of Louisville's beloved funky collective, Lucky Pineapple, who have graced the local scene for nearly seven years. For their last interview, I brought the band into ear-X-tacy as an inspiration to talk about their musical influences.
This Friday marks the final performance of Louisville’s beloved funky collective, Lucky Pineapple, who have graced the local scene for nearly seven years. Reasoning for the breakup remains slightly unclear, but during an interview Monday afternoon, it was apparent that these four members have...
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.
April 18, 2011 - 8:06pm
This Thursday, Headliners will ring with laughs as comedians Neil Hamburger, Todd Barry and Brendon Walsh continue on their Spring Value Tour. Mr. Hamburger took time to speak with Louisville.com prior to his show on April 14th.
Neil Hamburger says that he's been a comedian for over 92 years. Gregg Turkington is 43. Yet, both men have accomplished a plethora of work done in music, comedy and television. This is a known fact. It's also known that Neil and Gregg are actually the same person. Turkington, who is a musician...
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...
November 15, 2010 - 10:00am
Kentucky Opera caps off its season this weekend with the popular tragic opera Madame Butterfly. Meet the woman behind the wig and makeup design for this production, Sue Sittko Schaefer.