The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's 2010 Run Like Hell 5K run/walk is this Friday at 7:00 P.M. at Distillery Commons. It is followed by a costume contest and participant party at O'Shea's in the Highlands.
John Prine played a spirited two-hour set Friday night to an appreciative crowd at The Louisville Palace, performing songs that spanned his 40-year career. Sara Watkins was a worthy opener who also proved to be a fine duet partner for Prine.
This Saturday at Christ Evangical United Church, Louisville singer-songwriter Cheyenne Marie Mize will be performing in support of her new CD Before Lately. The Louisville show is the second date of a tour that finds her going across the US and into Canada this fall. In the meantime, you can purchase a tune not on the album with proceeds going to Norton Healthcare's Music Therapy program.
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.
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.
As leader of the Sunshine band since the early 1970s, Harry Casey has enjoyed great success, but as KC himself tells Louisville.com, fame isn't always so great, and the term "disco," well let's just say it annoys him. He also talks about what to expect at his upcoming Concert for the Cure show Saturday in Jeffersonville.
Just a few weeks removed from their appearance on The Late Show with David Letterman, Jukebox The Ghost is touring in support of their new album Everything Under the Sun, and Louisville-native, pianist, singer-songwriter Ben Thornewill took a few minutes out of a busy day in New York to talk with Louisville.com.