June 28, 2012 - 4:09pm
No, they didn't play "Popular."
6.24.12There was no better place to be in Louisville when Nada Surf and Waters played Headliners on Sunday night.San Francisco natives Waters opened the evening with a full set from their debut full-length, Out in the Light, and successfully appeased the anxious crowd with sweet melodic timing...
June 28, 2012 - 3:22pm
Drummer Ira Elliot evaluates their “Popular” past, jazz-fusion and a garage revival. Catch them at Headliners this Sunday.
Music trends come in waves. Nada Surf caught a ride to recognition as fuzz-clad production became a signature trait of most 90s alternative rock. They emerged at its peak in ‘96 with the angst-driven debut, High/Low. Nearly twenty years later, “Popular” is still the most notable...
July 29, 2012 - 7:01pm
In between the downpours of rain, those who made it out to the Palace Theater last night experienced a multifaceted stage production.
In spirit of The Great Escape Artist, Louisville’s Palace Theater was a fitting venue for the theatrical performance by Jane's Addiction last night. Accompanied by eccentric stage characters and props, they left no album untouched with a mixed set list to please any fan.
October 28, 2012 - 12:47pm
Tomorrow, March 23rd, Louisville’s Palace Theater welcomes Jane’s Addiction as they tour in support of The Great Escape Artist, their first record as a reunited band.
Even during the 90’s, Jane’s Addiction never fit into the raging pool of alternative rock. While it was popular to dress sloppy and embrace heavy distortion in angst-driven, slacker themes, Perry Ferrell preferred to dress in drag. Naturally, it was their showmanship that separated them...
November 15, 2011 - 5:06pm
Revolutionary African artist Bassekou Kouyate and his band Ngoni Ba unpack the lutes this Thursday.
Bassekou Kouyate’s axe of choice is a ngoni lute, a string instrument native to Africa that appears to wield limited musical capabilities by its small, handmade stature. However, in his hands this instrument commands the large band of Ngoni Ba as they oversee packed stadiums and festivals...