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FRIDAY, JUNE 15
Devine Carama presents Brown Sugar Hip Hop Showcase Al’s Bar 601 North Limestone Street, 10p.m.
Local hip-hop savant Devine Carama hosts his monthly showcase of local hip-hop talent. As a musician, Devine Carama has impeccable taste and chooses the best rap music the city has to offer.
Bloodroots Barter Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Ave. 10 p.m., 18+, $8
The Velvet Blue Willie’s Locally Known 805 North Broadway, $5
John Hatfield Band Natasha’s 112 Esplanade Alley, $5
SATURDAY, JUNE 16
Ancient Warfare – Kink Ador Green Lantern, 497 W. 3rd St. 8 p.m., 21+
Local rockers Ancient Warfare offer up traditional singer/songwriter songs with an experimental flair. The band utilizes a viola in addition to the ordinary guitar and drum line-up.
Everyone Lives, Everyone Wins/ Xelas/ Wretched Worst Land of Tomorrow, 527 E. Third St, 7 p.m. A multi-media exhibit featuring video, art and music by three of Lexington’s most outside-the-box bands.