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February 15, 2012

Plugged In

Live music and comedy listings for 2/15 -2/21

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Wed FEB 15

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

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

Blu Italian Grille: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 7 p.m., free (R)

Comedy Caravan: “Raw” hosted by Jay Cox; 7:15 p.m., $5 (R)

Corner Door: Dan Hardin; 7:30 p.m., free

Eezy’s: Lindsey Lane & Friends; 7 p.m., free (R)

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

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: David Scott, Clint Ackerman, Jaime Duvall, Johnny Sands; 8:30 p.m., $5

Headliners Music Hall: Drivin’ N Cryin’, The Tunesmiths; 9 p.m., $15

Hideaway Saloon: The Pranksters; 10:30 p.m., $3 (R)

Highland Tap Room: The Bottom Sop; 10 p.m.

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

Jim Porter’s: The Supersuckers, The Spittin’ Cobras; 8 p.m., $12 adv., $15 DOS

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

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

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

Nachbar: VAMP; 10 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)

U of L, Bird Hall: University Oboe Studio; 7 p.m., free

U of L, Comstock Hall: Dieter Hennings; 8 p.m., free

Wick’s Pizza, New Albany: Corey & Stacy

 

THU FEB 16

The Bard’s Town: Louisville Guitar Society; 7 p.m., free

Baxter’s 942: The Bottom Sop; 10 p.m. (R)

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

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

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

Clifton Center: Douglas and Alexandre Lora with Dudu Maia; 7:30 p.m., $15

Comedy Caravan: “The List”; 9:30 p.m., $2 (R)

Corner Door: Dorney & Friends; 7:30 p.m., free

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

El Nopal, Goose Creek: The Louisville Blues; 5:30 p.m., free

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

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Arsenio Zignoto, No Copper, Cosmological Constant; 9 p.m., free

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

John W. Black Community Center: The Barefoot Best Friends; 6:30 p.m.

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

Saints: Cosa Seria; 9:30 p.m. (R)

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

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

Uncle Slayton’s: Fifth On the Floor, Ted Kamp; 8:30 p.m., $7

U of L, Comstock Hall: University Student Composers & Double Bass Studio; 8 p.m., free

Water Tower: Busted Soles; 7 p.m., $5

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

Wick’s Pizza, New Albany: Aquila (R)

ZaZoo’s: Appalatin; 9 p.m., $3 (R)

 

FRI FEB 17

The Bank: Momma Thai, Diverbird; $5

The Bard’s Town: Keltricity; 7 p.m., $5; “The Young, Dumb and Full of Comedy Show”; 10 p.m., $5

Bearno’s, U of L: Angu Con Hamburger; 9 p.m., $5

Billiards Club of Louisville: Bad Habit; 10:30 p.m.

Cahoots: Nixon, Neighbor, Anwar Sadat; 10 p.m., $5

Corner Door: Tom Boone & the Back Porch Pickers; 7:30 p.m., free

Eddie Merlot’s: The Bobby Falk Group; 7 p.m., free

Encounter Church: Ark of the Covenant

Gerstle’s: 64 West; 10 p.m.

Gilbert’s: Big Rock Show; 10 p.m.

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Changing Lanes, Punch It Richard, Jamison T. French, Blackstrap Molasses; 9 p.m., $6

Headliners Music Hall: Va Va Vixens; 8 p.m., $20

Improv: Christopher Titus

Irish Exit: Kevin Fletcher; 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: Brent James & the Contraband; 7 p.m., $10 adv., $12 DOS

Kentucky Center for the Arts: Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience; 8 p.m., $27.50

Lisa’s Oak Street Lounge: CMKT 4, Ben Traughber, No Copper; 9 p.m.

Louisville Science Center: The Ladybirds; 7 p.m.

Monkey Wrench: Randy Tuesday, Opposable Thumbs, Benanthrope; 10 p.m.

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

New Directions: Jefferson Tarc Bus; 10 p.m.

930 Art Center: Ranger, Rit Black & Co.; 8 p.m., free

Ogle Center at IUS: The Good Lovelies, Dala; 7:30 p.m., $10-$26.50

Old Louisville Coffeehouse: Phourist, Begging Victoria, Yo’Majesty & the Eracists; 7 p.m., free

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Common Collective, Amazon Pilot, On Empty, Matt Jaggers, Sweetleef; 10 p.m., $10

R Place Pub: Robbie Bartlett; 9 p.m.

Ri Ra’s: Dangerous Liaison; 10 p.m.

Rudyard Kipling: Amelia White, Rob Morsberger; 10 p.m.

Shepherdsville Music Barn: Blue Lonesome; 8 p.m., $10

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

Speed Museum: “Art After Dark” with Sapat; 7 p.m.

Theater Square: The VoJazz Trio with Megan Gebert; 7 p.m., free (R)

Third Street Dive: The Stardevils; 10 p.m., $7

Uncle Slayton’s: Mic Harrison & the High Score, Lera Lynn; 9 p.m., $8

Vernon Club: A Lion Named Roar, Jubalson; 7 p.m., $5

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

Wick’s Pizza, Goose Creek: The Shane Dawson Band; 9 p.m.

Wick’s Pizza, Highlands: Rachel Timberlake

Wick’s Pizza, New Albany: Tom & Phil

Zanzabar: R. Ring, The Black Swans; 10 p.m.

ZaZoo’s: Andy D, The Flyswatters, French Connection; 9 p.m., $5

 

SAT FEB 18

The Bank: Uh-huh Baby Yeah, Nova Echo; $5

The Bard’s Town: Dr. Vitamin; 8 p.m., free; Jake Reber; 8 p.m., $5

Corner Door: Hominy & Grizz; 7:30 p.m., free

Corydon Jamboree: David Graves, Kim Kinman; 7:30 p.m.

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

Eddie Merlot’s: The Bobby Falk Group; 8 p.m., free

Gerstle’s: Mojoflo; 10 p.m.

Gilbert’s: Big Rock Show; 10 p.m.

Headliners Music Hall: Va Va Vixens; 8 p.m., $20; The Pass; 11:30 p.m., $5

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

Improv: Christopher Titus

Irish Exit: Josey Earl; free

Jazzyblu: “Neo-Soul Saturdays” with Maestro J.; 8 p.m., $10 (R)

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

Jim Porter’s: Lindsey Lane & Axis, Bag of Hammers, Rock Bottom Blues Band; 7 p.m.

Johnny D’s: The Hogtown Blues Band; 9 p.m.

Kirkwood’s: Judge Angus; 9 p.m.

Mac’s Hideaway: Shatterproof; 10 p.m.

Magnolia Bar: Deer Meet, The Winston Hours, Tyler Childers; 11 p.m., $5

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

New Directions: Edgewood; 10 p.m.

Old Louisville Coffeehouse: The Jim Needler Conspiracy, Dan Bowlds & Rhonda Rainwater; 7 p.m., free

Palace Theater: Kevin Hart; 7:30 p.m., sold out

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Rehab; 8 p.m., $15 adv., $18 DOS

River City Jubilee: Rockin’ Terry Lee, Scott Stamper; 7:30 p.m., $12

Ross Country Jamboree: Maria Stamper, Christy Miller; $10

Rudyard Kipling: The Slow Reel, Blackstrap Molasses, Matt Thompson and Alexander Smith; 10 p.m., $5

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

Stevie Ray’s: Kelly Richey, Li’l T&A; 8 p.m.

Theater Square: The VoJazz Trio with Megan Gebert; 7 p.m., free (R)

Third Street Dive: The Art Adams Band, Davy Jay Sparrow and His Well-Known Famous Drovers; 10 p.m., $6

TK’s Pub: SCM; 10 P.M.

Uncle Slayton’s: Farmer Jason, Heidi Howe; 4 p.m., $8; Jason Ringenberg, Heidi Howe; 9 p.m., $12 adv., $15 DOS

Wick’s Pizza, Goose Creek: Slippery Grip; 9 p.m.

Wick’s Pizza, Highlands: Lou Dog Revival

Wick’s Pizza, New Albany: Second Day Romans; Away With a Rose

Yum Center: Van Halen, Kool & the Gang

ZaZoo’s: Honeymoon Babies; 9 p.m., $5

 

SUN FEB 19

The Bard’s Town: Owen Stovall; 8 p.m., $5

Bearno’s, Downtown: Beyond Doubt, Under Construction; 2 p.m.

Comedy Caravan: “The Sunday Night Showcase”; 9:30 p.m., $5 (R)

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

Improv: Christopher Titus

Ogle Center at IUS: New Millennium Duo; 3 p.m., free

Phoenix Hill Tavern: “Steve Osborne Tribute” with Big Rock Show, Bride, Wax Factory, Broke By Tuesday, Dave Osborne; 4 p.m., $5-$8

Spinelli’s, Downtown: On My Honor, Late Ones, Fast Friends, Aim for the Skies, Brain Trust; 6 p.m., $5

St. Boniface Church: Chorale Arts Society; 3 p.m., $10-$20

Stevie Ray’s: The King Bees, The Travel’n Mojos, Jimi V and Screamin’ John, Little T&A, Lamont Gillespie & 100 Proof Blues

U of L, Comstock Hall: Audrey Walstrom; 3 p.m., free; University Wind Symphony; 7:30 p.m.

 

MON FEB 20

Comedy Caravan: The Don Krekel Orchestra; 7:15 p.m., $12

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

Hideaway Saloon: Tom Boone & the Back Porch Pickers; 10 p.m., $2 (R)

U of L, Comstock Hall: Core Ensemble; 8 p.m., $5

 

TUE FEB 21

The Bard’s Town: “Variety Shack”; 8 p.m., free (R); Sassafras Dance Company; 8 p.m., $5

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)

Comedy Caravan: Todd Merriman, Greg Welsh, Mike Thompson, Damaged Goods, Zachary Todd; 8 p.m., $10

Corner Door: Lewis Mathis; 7:30 p.m., free

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Slam, Rap’venture Time, Girl Next Door, CPHR DVN, Touch Armor Class; 8 p.m., free

Headliners Music Hall: Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires, Little Barrie; 9 p.m., $15

Hideaway Saloon: End Times Spasm Band

Hoggie’s: Short Bus; 7 p.m., free (R)

Irish Exit: Phil Regan; free

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

Monkey Wrench: King Kong, Johnny Berry, Tyrone Cotton; 8 p.m., $7

R Place Pub: Dev & Doug; 11 p.m., free (R)

U of L, Comstock Hall: University Symphonic Band & Concert Band; 8 p.m., free