November 9, 2010 - 12:32pm
Singer-songwriter Jay Farrar will play a solo show at Phoenix Hill on
Thursday, Nov. 11 at 8:00 p.m. with opener Jessica Lea Mayfield. In an interview, he talks about what's coming up next.
Jay Farrar's band Uncle Tupelo (which also included Wilco's Jeff Tweedy) pretty much spawned the Alt-Country movement in the late 80s; in fact, so influential was their album No Depression that it became another name for this particular genre of American roots music. When Tweedy and Farrar went...
October 18, 2010 - 1:26pm
Kentucky native Chad Sloan takes the role of Belcore in Kentucky Opera's production of Donizetti's Elixir of Love. The baritone tells how he got his start in Kentucky's arts programs.
Performing the swaggering soldier-suitor Belcore in Gaetano Donizetti's charming comic opera, Elixir of Love (L'Elisir d'amore), Kentucky native Chad Sloan will take the stage for this Friday night's opening at the Brown Theater. This is Sloan's first time playing Belcore, but not the first time...
October 18, 2010 - 10:25am
Joe Pug is a Chicago-based singer-songwriter coming to Skull Alley on October 13. In this interview, he talks about his approach to songwriting and creating a fan base from the ground up.
October 13, 2010 - 2:47pm
In preparation for their Friday night concert at The Brown Theatre, Drive-By Truckers' frontman Patterson Hood took some time to talk with Louisville.com about the current tour, their forthcoming album, and what fans can expect at their Louisville show. Hint: Expect the unexpected.
Alt country-rock band Drive-By Truckers will be performing Friday night October 8th at 8:00 P.M. at the Brown Theatre. For over a decade-and-a-half and ten studio albums, the band with roots in Alabama and Georgia fronted by Patterson Hood and Mike Cooley, have been making a cerebral ruckus with...
September 29, 2010 - 1:12pm
Original member Charlie Mechling and the rest of Straight No Chaser will perform at Horseshoe Casino Friday October 1. A few days before the show, Charlie spoke with Louisville.com about the band's new album and tour, replacing a founding member, and his dad's record collection.
Straight No Chaser, the a cappella group that began at Indiana University, will be performing in The Showroom at Horseshoe Casino this Friday October 1 at 7:30. On a 75-city fall tour in support of their new Top 30 album With A Twist, their first non-Christmas release, the band is breaking in a new...