October 23, 2012 - 10:00am
Author Jason Howard explores how Kentucky culture shapes modern music at Carmich
There’s more to the music of the Bluegrass than simply strumming on the front porch. Join author Jason Howard for a reading and signing of his new book, ‘A Few Honest Words: The Kentucky Roots of Popular Music’, this coming Thursday, October 25th, at Carmichael’s Bookstore.
I am a recent convert to a very certain breed of religion.  No, no – fear not, friends – there shall be no spouting of rhetoric, waggling of fingers or worship of strange inanimate objects, but, it is, perhaps, an important from of spiritual honor to my ancestors.  After a...
April 28, 2012 - 6:31pm
A collected Ivy Brashear introdcued Kentuckians for the Commonwealth an
Performers were more than happy to donate their time to support Kentuckians for the Commonwealth, now in their 30th year. Sponsors and supporters sold out the venue within 15 minutes of the doors opening, leaving standing room only for the show and little discussion as to the popularity of the event, the performers.
The ambiance of the Brown Theater provided an inviting environment for the stellar performance by influential and talented artists.  Supporters of Kentuckians for the Commonwealth along with a host of sponsors from around Kentucky introduced the evening and the organization with a short...
December 30, 2011 - 12:03am
Kentucky artists showcase their talents for Kentuckians for the Commonwealth
There is no better way to wind down 2011 before embarking on a new year than to enjoy an evening with Kentucky artists at The Brown Theater.
The week prior to New Year’s Day is often a time to relax and take in the end of the year, spending gift cards, and making plans for the all-important New Year’s Eve celebrations. The end of a year is also a time when many people donate the most time and money to causes near and dear. A...