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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25
Off With Their Heads Buster’s Billiards & Backroom, 899 Manchester St., 8 p.m., $8/10, 18+
Big Daddy Love Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Ave., 21+, 10 p.m., $5. Appalachian sounds out of Asheville, NC.
Open Mic Night with Warren Byrom Al’s Bar, 699 N. Limestone St., 9 p.m.
Jason Tyler Burton Natasha’s, 112 Esplanade, 9 p.m., $5. From the venue website: “Jason Tyler Burton is a singer-songwriter who grew up in central Kentucky and currently lives in Berea. He recently spent the better part of five years traveling and working seasonal jobs in Utah, California, Colorado, and settling for a while in Wyoming. His songwriting is steeped in the traditions of Springsteen and John Prine and he weaves stories that cover a surprisingly wide territory, reflecting his travels and experiences. Burton’s simple melodies, warm voice, honest storytelling, and lyrical depth invite you to lean in a little, and really listen.”
Gabe Hensley and Kyle Keith (of The Other Brothers) Willie’s Locally Known, 805 North Broadway, 7 p.m., free.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26
Red Barn Radio presents The Velvet Blue Artsplace, 161 N. Mill St, $8, all ages, 7 p.m. Each week, Rad Barn radio showcases bluegrass and old-time musicians in a live radio taping open to the public, hosted by bluegrass picker Arthur Hancock of Willie’s Locally Known.
Magic Beans w/ Barry Mando Project Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Ave., 18+, 10 p.m., $5.
Custom Made Bluegrass Willie’s Locally Known, 805 North Broadway, 7 p.m., free.
Holler Poets Series #52 w/Egon Danielson Al’s Bar, 699 N. Limestone St., 7:30 p.m. Featuring readings by writers Lynnell Edwards and Kasia Pater
The Rooster’s Crow Natasha’s Bistro, 112 Esplanade, 9 p.m., $5. From the venue website: “The Rooster’s Crow is a folk/rock band based out of Lexington, KY. Their repertoire consists of original songs written by frontman Derek Spencer. The 5-piece ensemble embellishes traditional forms with influences ranging from bluegrass to blues.”
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
Lipbone Redding Natasha’s Bistro, 112 Esplanade, 9 p.m., $8. From the venue website: “Inventive voicestrumentalist and Southern Gentleman, Lipbone Redding, creates original songs that effervesce with New Orleans swing, Memphis grooves and New York City style. Though his songs stand alone, his entire show is greased with uncanny riffs of vocal trumpeting (AKA THE LIP-BONE), booming mouth percussion, hilarious side moments and esoteric lyrics. Witty, soulful, and sincere, this freespirit has caught fire in Manhattan’s downtown scene.”
All American Werewolves/ I Like You The Green Lantern, 497 W. Third St.
Arpetrio Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Ave., 18+, 10 p.m., $8.
Honky Tonk Night: The Kentucky Hoss Cats Willie’s Locally Known, 805 North Broadway, 7 p.m., free.
The Swells Al’s Bar, 699 N. Limestone St., 9 p.m.
Thursday Night Live presents Coralee and the Townies
Cadillac Church Henry Clay Public House, 112 N. Upper St. 21+, 8 p.m., free.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28
Machines Are People TooBuster’s Billiards & Backroom, 899 Manchester St., 8 p.m., $5, 18+
Same As It Ever Was Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Ave. 10 p.m., 18+, $5.
Studio 300 Digital Art & Music Festival Al’s Bar, 699 N. Limestone St., 11 p.m.