July 14, 2010 - 6:10pm
Since last year’s event, Forecastle Festival 2010 has expanded its electronic music acts, and is doing so wisely by inviting Ana Sia to perform at the festival’s after party aboard the Belle of Louisville, but she has not been slated to play the festival itself.
June 3, 2010 - 7:18am
Charlie Mars brought a lively show to Zanzabar that lived up to the groovy sound on his new CD, Like a Bird, Like a Plane.
At the moment Charlie Mars might be better known for having a famous girlfriend and looking good in skinny jeans (he was part of a fashion shoot for the April issue of Esquire magazine), but his music should be the thing that puts him on the map. A Wednesday night is tough on folks who have to...
May 16, 2010 - 8:52am
Barenaked Ladies bring a little bit of sunshine to the River City Saturday night at the Palace.
April 22, 2010 - 6:06pm
Titus Andronicus hit town Wednesday night at Skull Alley, proving why Rolling Stone named them one of the year's best new bands.
Patrick Stickles has the bearded profile of a Civil War general and the fiery and rolling eye of a slightly fanatical preacher. As front man of punk rockers Titus Andronicus, he embodies the thematic core of their new album, The Monitor, finding plenty of parallels between the despair and wreckage...
June 15, 2008 - 8:29pm
Porcini’s welcoming attitude is the key to its popularity
By Steve Hacker Porcini has been well-liked since it opened in 1992 and receives consistent mention as one of the city’s most popular Italian restaurants — a place where you might run into Rick Pitino and you’ll probably meet a few of your friends. On each of my three recent visits (where I indeed...