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April 18, 2012

Plugged In

Live music and comedy listings for 4/18 - 4/24

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Wed apr 18

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”; 8 p.m., $5 (R)

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

Down River Bar: “Comedy Caravan”

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

Gerstle’s: The Mantras

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

Headliners Music Hall: The Polish Ambassador, Archnemesis; 10 p.m.

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

Highlands Tap Room: The Bottom Sop; 10 p.m. (R)

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

Kentucky Center for the Arts: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields with Joshua Bell; 7:30 p.m., $30-$85

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., $2 (R)

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

TK’s Pub: The 4hr Soundcheck; 7 p.m. (R)

Two Lane: Campfire Stew; 8 p.m. (R)

Uncle Slayton’s: Will Owen Gage, John Gage; 8 p.m., $7

U of L (Bird Hall): University Viola Studio; 7 p.m., free

ZaZoo’s: The Band Droidz; 9 p.m., $5

 

THU apr 19

The Bard’s Town: Observation Desk; 6 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)

Comedy Caravan: Mike Trainor, Kevin McCaffrey; 8 p.m., $10; “The List” hosted by Bryan Kennison; 10:15 p.m., $2 (R)

Corner Door: BlueZenGrass; 7:30 p.m., free

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

Down River: “Comedy Caravan”

Expo Five: Chelsea Grin, Attila, For the Fallen Dreams, Chunk No Captain Chunk, Vanna, Volumes

Gerstle’s: Arpetrio; 10 p.m.

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

Hideaway Saloon: The New Old Cavalry; 10 p.m., $5

Jack’s (New Albany): Dev & Doug; 10 p.m., free

Jerry Green & Friends: Jerry Green; 7 p.m. (R)

Molly Malone’s (St. Matthews): The High Fivin’ White Guys; 10 p.m. (R)

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

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

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Crowbar, Prong, Witchburn, Eye Empire, Maltese Cross; 7 p.m., $15 adv., $18 DOS

Roosters (Clarksville): Strange Arrow; 9 p.m. (R)

Rudyard Kipling: John Gage & Will Owen Gage, Phil Ragland, Eddie Hysinger; 7:30 p.m.

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

Slugger Field (Overlook Deck): Kitty Slickers; 5 p.m.

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

Stevie Ray’s: The Josh Garrett Band; 9 p.m., $7

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

Uncle Slayon’s: “Gonzo Derby” with The Town Monster, Brain; 7 p.m., $5

U of L (Bird Hall): University Piano Studio; 7 p.m., free

Wick’s (Goose Creek): DJ Ace & MC “G”; 10 p.m. (R)

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

Wick’s (New Albany): Aquila (R)

ZaZoo’s: The Foxery, Junior Astronomers; 9 p.m., $5

 

FRI apr 20

The Bank: Beyond Doubt; 10 p.m., $5

The Bard’s Town: The Tunesmiths, Broad Run, Jack Holiday and the Westerners; 8 p.m., $5; “The Roast of Hitler”; 10 p.m., $7

Bearno’s (Downtown): Dev & Doug; 9:30 p.m., free

Bearno’s (U of L): Noise New York, Go Mordecai!; 10 p.m., $5

Billiards Club of Louisville: Old School; 10:30 p.m., $5

Blackacre State Nature Preserve: John Gage & Will Owen Gage; 7:30 p.m., $12

Blue River Café: Eddie Rasche; 7 p.m.

Bud’s Tavern: Mike Druen & Rick Robbins; 8 p.m.

Comedy Caravan: Mike Trainor, Kevin McCaffrey; 8 p.m. & 10:15 p.m., $15 each

The Connection: Domanique Shappelle; 10:30 p.m.

Corner Door: Mike Franklin; 7:30 p.m., free

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

4th Street Live: Moonshine Millionaires; 6 p.m., free

Gerstle’s: The Frosties; 10 p.m.

Grateful Goat Vineyard & Winery: “Morchella Festival” with Vessel; 6 p.m., $5

Hard Rock Café: The Winston Hours; 9 p.m.

Headliners Music Hall: Kindred the Family Soul; 8 p.m.

Hilltop Tavern: Tristen Brooke; 10 p.m., free

Impellizzeri’s (Downtown): The Mississippi Adam Riggle Band; 9 p.m.

Improv: Jake Iannarino; 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m., $4.20 each

Irish Exit: Adam Green

IUS (Ogle Center): Southern Indiana Women’s Choral Festival; 7:30 p.m., $5

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

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

Jim Porter’s: Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band; 7 p.m.

Monkey Wrench: Joel Henderson; 8 p.m.

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

Old Louisville Coffeehouse: Gavin Caster; 8 p.m.

O’Shea’s: Tim and Scharfe; 10 p.m.

Phoenix Hill Tavern: (Hed) P.E., Mushroomhead, American Head Charge, Corvus; 7 p.m., $20 adv., $22 DOS; Vinal, Thee Japanese School Girls, On Empty, Behind Illusion, Anytime After Four, Northern Watch, Average Americans, Jessica Mayse; 10 p.m., $10

Please & Thank You: Whistle Peak, Bro. Stephen; free

Ri Ra: Jefferson Tarc Bus; 9:30 p.m.

Rudyard Kipling: “Funny Ladies of the Ville”, Bridge 19; 7:30 p.m., $8; Tarik Adams; 9 p.m.

Shepherdsville Music Barn: Wildwood Valley Boys; 8 p.m., $10

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

St. Agnes Catholic Church: Louisville Chorus; 7:30 p.m.

Stevie Ray’s: The Horizontal Boogie Band, The Clay St. Blues Allstars; 7:30 p.m., $5

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

Third Street Dive: The Zoo Kings, The Whiskey Daredevils, The Hoax; 10 p.m., $6

Uncle Slayton’s: Joel Henderson, Alanna Fugate, Heidi Gluck; 8:30 p.m., $5

U of L (Comstock Hall): University Trumpet Ensemble; 8:30 p.m., donations accepted

VFW Post 1832: The Hogtown Blues Band; 9 p.m.

WFPK: “Live Lunch” with Joel Henderson; noon, free

Wick’s (The Highlands): Li’l T&A

Zanzabar: Bear In Heaven, Doldrums, Blouse; 9 p.m., $10

ZaZoo’s: Actual People, Grimey Rhyme Regime, Mr. Goodbar, Devine Carama; 9 p.m., $5

 

sat apr 21

The Bard’s Town: Hanna/Coovert Duo; 7 p.m., $3; “The Crackers of Comedy Tour”; 10 p.m., $5

Bearno’s (Downtown): Dev & Doug; 9:30 p.m., free

Blue River Café: The Lick Creek Band; 7 p.m.

Broad Run Vineyards: Another Colour; 4 p.m., free

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

Comedy Caravan: Mike Trainor, Kevin McCaffrey; 8 p.m. & 10:15 p.m., $15 each

The Connection: Domanique Shappelle; 10:30 p.m.

Corner Door: The Kirk Davis Band; 8 p.m.

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

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

Fibber’s: Citizen’s Arrest; 9 p.m.

Fiesta Mexicana: Mickey Clark & the Blue Norther; 6:30 p.m.

Gerstle’s: Radio Radio; 10 p.m.

Grateful Goat Vineyard & Winery: “Morchella Festival” with Seedus; 3 p.m.

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Junk Yard Dogs; 9 p.m., $5

Hideaway Saloon: Several Hundred People; 10 p.m., $5

Highlands Tap Room: Clear Plastic Masks

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

Irish Exit: Brian Elmore

Irish Rover, Too: Tom McShane; 1 p.m.

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

Jerry Green & Friends: Jerry Green; 7 p.m., $7 (R)

KCD Theater: James McMurtry, Otis Gibbs; 8 p.m., $20-25

Magnolia Bar: The Teeth, Opposable Thumbs; 10 p.m.

Maple Inn Tavern: Ricky Nye & Catfish Evans; 9 p.m., free

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

O’Shea’s: Scott Sullivan; 10 p.m.

Palace Theater: Trace Adkins; 8 p.m., $39.50-$75

Patrick O’Shea’s: Thee Japanese School Girls; 4 p.m.; The Instruction; 6 p.m.; Melody Resurrection; 10 p.m.

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Boozer, Deadhorse Cowgirls, Mertz & Glenn

Ri Ra: Jefferson Tarc Bus; 9:30 p.m.

Ross Country Jamboree: Kinman’s Show with Freddy Helm; $10

Rudyard Kipling: Kelsey Walden, Quiet Hollers

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

Stevie Ray’s: Self Inflicted, Timmy and Scharfe; 6:30 p.m.

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

Third Street Dive: The Star Devils, Just Big Boned; 9 p.m., $7

Vernon Club: Breathe Carolina, The Ready Set, Ashland High, Maihoka, The It Boys!; 7 p.m., $15 adv., $18 DOS

Wick’s (Goose Creek): Calling Eastwood; 9 p.m.

Wick’s (The Highlands): Wax Factory

Yum Center: “River Bash” with The Louisville Crashers, The Hi-Tops; 1 p.m., $10

ZaZoo’s: Sub-Urban Situation, Aby Laby Land, Hotel Noir; 9 p.m., $5

 

sun apr 22

Comedy Caravan: Mike Trainor, Kevin McCaffrey; 8 p.m., $10; “The Sunday Night Showcase”; 9:30 p.m., $5 (R)

Dark Star Tavern: Alanna Fugate & Jonathon Bramer; 9 p.m., free (R)

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

Grateful Goat Vineyard & Winery: “Morchella Festival” with The Howards; 2 p.m.

Louisville Nature Center: “Mighty Kindness Earth Day Hootenanny” with Yours Truly, Opal Fly & DJ Fox, CPHR DVN, Appalatin, Stonewheel, Big Poppa Stampley, Misha Feigin; noon

Rudyard Kipling: The Louisville Jazz Society presents “Brazil”; 5:30 p.m.

Stevie Ray’s: Will Owen Gage; 7 p.m., $7

Zanzabar: Woods, Mmoss, Gangly Youth; 9 p.m., $10

 

mon apr 23

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

Headliners Music Hall: EOTO, Kraddy; 10 p.m., $12 (adv.), $15 DOS

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

Monkey Wrench: Rodeo Ruby Love, The Foxery; 9 p.m., $5

O’Shea’s: Anna Vogelzang; 8 p.m.

U of L (Bird Hall): University Viola Studio; 7 p.m., free

 

TUE apr 24

The Bard’s Town: “The Funny Cide of Louisville Comedy Contest”; 8 p.m., free

Baxter’s 942: Dev & Doug; 9:30 p.m., free (R)

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

Bellarmine (Cralle Theatre): Ian Spence; 7:30 p.m.

Billiards Club of Louisville: Campfire Stew; 10 p.m. (R)

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

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

Corner Door: Hardware Project; 7:30 p.m., free

Hoggie’s: Short Bus; 7 p.m., free (R)

Improv: “Family Friendly Night” with Teri Moore, Lisa Thurman, Sean Smith; 7 p.m., $10

Kingfish (St. Matthews): Big Poppa Stampley; 7 p.m. (R)

Maple Inn Tavern: Erin & Gene; 9 p.m., free (R)

Palace Theater: The Fray, Jessie Baylin; 7:30 p.m., $34-$44