December 28, 2011

Plugged In

Live music and comedy listings for 12/28 -1/03

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Wed dec 28

BBC, 4th Street: “Songwriters Showcase” with Ashley Burchett; 7 p.m., free, (R)

Beef O’Brady’s, Hillview: Short Bus; 7 p.m., free (R)

Billiards Club of Louisville: Short Bus; 11 p.m., free (R)

Comedy Caravan: “Raw” hosted by Jay Cox; 7:15 p.m., $3 (R)

Corner Door: Big Booty Swing; 7:30 p.m., free (R)

Gilbert’s: Jimmy G & the Sidewinders; free (R)

Groucho’s: “Comedy in a Fish Bowl”; 10 p.m., free (R)

Headliners Music Hall: “C.A.S.A. benefit” with Thumper and the Plaid Rabbits, This That & the Other; 9 p.m., $5

Hideaway Saloon: The Pranksters; 10 p.m., $3 (R)

Jack’s: Slinky Jenkins; 9 p.m., free (R)

Jerry Green & Friends: Freddie George; 9 p.m., free (R)

Lisa’s Oak St. Lounge: Muji Fuji; 7 p.m., free (R)

Meat: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 9 p.m., free

Monkey Wrench: Relic; 9 p.m., free (R)

Mulligan’s: Mickey Clark; 7 p.m., free (R)

Nachbar: VAMP; 10 p.m., free (R)

Onizim’s Barn: Phil Kelly; 7 p.m., free (R)

Stevie Ray’s: Dev & Doug; 9 p.m., $3 (R)

Theater Square: The VoJazz Trio with Megan Gebert; 6:30 p.m., free (R)

TK’s Pub: The Over-reactors; 6:30 p.m. (R)

Wick’s Pizza, Middletown: Rockin’ Rob; free (R)

 

THU dec 29

The Bard’s Town: Observation Deck; 7 p.m., free; Louisville Comedy Underground; 9 p.m., free (R)

Blu Italian Grille: Hickory Vaught; 8 p.m., free (R)

Brick House Tavern: Neil Champine; 9 p.m., free (R)

Brown Theater: “KFTC Benefit” with Jim James, Ben Sollee & Daniel Martin Moore; 7 p.m., $35

Bud’s Tavern: Mike Willett & Friends; 8 p.m., free (R)

Capitol Plaza Hotel: The Shining; 7:30 p.m., free (R)

Comedy Caravan: Keith McGill, Paul Strickland, Mark Parris; 7:15 p.m., $10; “The List”; 9:30 p.m., $1(R)

Corner Door: Stu and Friends; 7:30 p.m., free

Dark Star Tavern: The White Russians; 10 p.m., free (R)

Gerstle’s Place: See No Evel

Golden Nugget: Short Bus; 11 p.m., free (R)

Headliners Music Hall: “Nothing in the Flowers” with Demi Demaree; 8 p.m., free

Improv: Bryan Callen; 8 p.m., $18

Jack’s Lounge: The Scott Henderson Duo; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jerry Green & Friends: Freddie George; 7 p.m., free (R)

Saints: Cosa Seria; 9 p.m. (R)

Smoketown USA: Billy Hower; 6 p.m., free (R)

Stevie Ray’s: Self Inflicted; 9 p.m., $4

Theater Square: Stein Stoess; 8 p.m., free (R)

Wick’s Pizza, Highlands: Screaming John and Jimi V; free (R)

Wick’s Pizza, New Albany: Aquila (R)

ZaZoo’s: Appalatin; 8 p.m., $2 (R)

 

FRI dec 30

The Bard’s Town: The River Sirens, The Company Sons; 7 p.m., $5; Project Improv; 8 p.m., $5; The Web, Kentucky Chrome Review, David Grubbs, Straight A’s; 9 p.m., $6

Billiards Club of Louisville: Stone the Crow; 10 p.m., $5

Check’s Café: Changing Lanes, Gabe Close & Dennis Ledford; 8 p.m., free

Comedy Caravan: Keith McGill, Paul Strickland, Rich Barber; 7:15 p.m. & 9:30 p.m., $15 each

The Connection: Syimone; 10:30 p.m. & 12:30 a.m.

Corner Door: Dave Young; 7:30 p.m., free

Fiesta Mexicana: Mickey Clark & the Blue Norther; 6 p.m., free

Gerstle’s Place: Butch Rice, Honeymoon Babies, Melody Resurrection; 8:15 p.m.

Headliners Music Hall: Rumors: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac, Those Damn Torpedoes: A Tom Petty Tribute; 9 p.m., $10

Improv: Bryan Callen; 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m., $18 each

Irish Exit: Strange Arrow; free

Jazzyblu: “Destination Live Fridays” with Maestro J.; 8 p.m., $10 (R)

Jerry Green & Friends: Freddie George; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jim Porter’s: Tee Dee Young; 7 p.m., $10 adv., $12 DOS

Magnolia Bar & Grill: Tornado, Mary and the Percolators; 8 p.m.

Monkey Wrench: Dem Reggae Bon; 9 p.m., $5

Mozz: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 7 p.m., free

Ri Ra: The Derby Boys, Jefferson Tarc Bus; 9:30 p.m.

R Place Pub: Copperfield

Seelbach Bar: The Dick Sisto Trio; 8 p.m. & 10 p.m., free (R)

Shepherdsville Music Barn: Sammy Adkins & the Sandy Hook Mountain Boys, Whiskey River Band; 8 p.m., $10

Smoketown USA: Billy Hower; 6 p.m., free (R)

Stevie Ray’s: Big Rock Show, Kudmani Band; 7:30 p.m., $5

Theater Square: The VoJazz Trio with Megan Gebert; 6:30 p.m.,
free (R)

Third Street Dive: The Skashank Redemption, The Frankl Project, Boom City; 10 p.m., $5

Uncle Slayton’s: Troubadours of Divine Bliss, Kri & Hettie; 8:30 p.m., $7

WFPK: “Live Lunch” with A Lion Named Roar; noon, free

Wick’s Pizza, Highlands: Aquila and the Kings of Summer

Zanzabar: Natural Child, State Champion; 9 p.m., $5

 

SAT dec 31

Amvets Post 9: Cadillac Shack; 8 p.m., $5

The Bard’s Town: Damaged Goods, Hazy Jane, “The Young, Dumb and Full of Comedy Show”; 7 p.m., free (with dinner), $5 (general)

Bearno’s By the Bridge: Butch Rice, Danny Flanigan, Clay & Calen, Larryoke; 8 p.m.

Billiards Club of Louisville: The Dallas Moore Band, Jefferson Tarc Bus, Big Rock Show, Stone the Crow, Dangerous Liaison; 8 p.m., $25

Bud’s Tavern: Mike Willett & Friends; 9 p.m., free

Butchertown Pub Studios: The Pass, Nerves Junior, DJ Booty Sweat; 8 p.m., $12 adv., $15 DOS

Comedy Caravan: Keith McGill, Paul Strickland, Rich Barber; 7:15 p.m., $25 & 10 p.m., $35

The Connection: Syimone; 10 p.m. & 12:30 a.m.

Dark Star Tavern: The Pranksters; 10 p.m. (R)

Eagle’s Club: Citizen’s Arrest; 9 p.m.

Fibber’s Tavern: The Dallas Cole Band

Fourth Street Live: 100% Poly; 9 p.m., free

German-American Club: The Rheingold Band; 9 p.m.

Gerstle’s Place: The Compromise, Hot Brown Smackdown; 10 p.m., $10

The Gillespie: V-Groove; 9 p.m., $50-$75

Goss Antiques: Moondance; 7 p.m., $20

The Grand: The Louisville Crashers; 9 p.m., $30

Headliners Music Hall: Cosa Seria, DJs Matt Anthony & Woodrow on the Radio; 8 p.m., $10 adv., $12 DOS

Hideaway Saloon: Canago; 10:30 p.m.

Impellizzeri’s, Downtown: Cosa Seria; 10:30 p.m., $7 (R)

Improv: Bryan Callen; 7 p.m. & 9:45 p.m., $23 each

Jack’s Lounge: The Scott Henderson Duo; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jazzyblu: Bashiri Asad; 8 p.m., $20

Jeff Ruby’s: Robbie Bartlett; 9 p.m.

Jerry Green & Friends: Freddie George; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jim Porter’s: Cosmo & the Counts, Lindsey Lane & Axis, The Flying Martinis, Bluestown; 8 p.m., $20

Mack Daddy’s: Uncle Clyde’s Hi-Fi; 9 p.m.

The Maple Inn: The River City Blues Band

Monkey Wrench: She Groove; 7 p.m., $15

Mozz: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 7 p.m., free

Mulligan’s: Logan Street; 9 p.m., free

Nachbar: Junk Yard Dogs; 10 p.m., $3

Patrick O’Shea’s: Freddie and the Kruegers; 6 p.m., $15

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Sponge, The American Dream, Centerfold, Wax Factory, Kirby’s Dreamland, King Sonic; 9 p.m., $20

R Place Pub: The Over-Reactors; 10 p.m., free

Rudyard Kipling: Blue Moon Circus; 9:30 p.m., $10

Sammy O’s: The Bella Blue Band

Seelbach Bar: The Dick Sisto Trio; 8 p.m. & 10 p.m., free (R)

Seidenfaden’s: Johnny Berry & the Outliers; 11 p.m., $5

Smoketown USA: Billy Hower; 6 p.m., free (R)

Stevie Ray’s: The Predators; 9 p.m., $20

Theater Square: The VoJazz Trio with Megan Gebert; 6:30 p.m., free (R)

Third Street Dive: The Art Adams Band, Slithering Beast, 3GC; 9 p.m., $12

Tink’s: The Blue Umbrellas; 8 p.m., $5

Wick’s Pizza, New Albany: Eight Inch Elvis, Dev & Doug; 10 p.m.

ZaZoo’s: The Broken Spurs, The Bad Reeds; 9 p.m., $10

 

SUN jan 1

The Bard’s Town: Louisville Comedy Underground; 9 p.m., $5 (R)

Brown Hotel: Nada Loutfi; 4 p.m. (R)

Comedy Caravan: Keith McGill, Paul Strickland, Rich Barber; 7:15 p.m., $10

Gerstle’s Place: The Pranksters; 10 p.m., $3 (R)

Monkey Wrench: “The 9th Annual Townes Van Zandt Tribute” with Nate Thumas, Heidi Howe, Tingo, Roz Tate, Michael Kerman & A Girl Named Earl, Vicki Meares, John Clay Burchett, JK Mabry, Laura Ellis, Leigh Ann Yost, George Stearman, Denny Wheatley, Corey Profumo, Bill Ede, John Gage, Mickey Clark, Mick Sullivan, Tyrone Cotton, Justin Wells, Alanna Fugate, Shadwick Wild, Justin Lewis, Wyndell Williams, Sean Hopkins, Sam Hadfield, Butch Rice, Scott Mertz, Kelly Wilkinson & Jim Dishman; 8 p.m.

Sitar: Four Shillings Short; 6 p.m.

 

MON jan 2

Clifton’s Pizza: Joe Hanna; 7 p.m.

Gaslite Tavern: “Open Mic Comedy” hosted by Lovest Brown; 10 p.m. (R)

Hideaway Saloon: Tom Boone & the Back Porch Pickers; 10 p.m., $3 (R)

 

TUE jan 3

The Bard’s Town: ”Variety Shack”; 8 p.m., free (R)

BBC, 4th Street: Rachel Stump; 8 p.m., free (R)

Blu Italian Grille: The Dave Clark Trio; 6 p.m., free (R)

Clifton’s Pizza: Danny Flanigan; 8 p.m. (R)

Irish Exit: Phil Regan; free

Kingfish, River Road: Big Poppa Stampley; 7 p.m. (R)

New View Bar & Grill: Short Bus; 8 p.m., free (R)

R Place Pub: Dev & Doug; 10:30 p.m., free (R)