August 13, 2012 - 8:53am
Brandi Carlile and her band put on an electrifying show at the Iroquois Amphitheater Saturday night.
On a picture-perfect evening at Iroquois Amphitheater, an enthusiastic crowd of fans gathered for an evening that felt as much like a celebration as a concert. Clutching cameras and posters, snapping pictures, meeting and greeting one another with smiles and hugs, Brandi Carlile fans are an...
July 29, 2012 - 7:56pm
Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears
Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears delivered a scorching set of rock, soul, and funk at Headliner's Thursday night.
For someone who didn't pick up a guitar until he was 20, Joe Lewis sure seems to know what to do with it -- including playing it with his teeth for effect. Last night's packed house at Headliner's seemed primed and ready for such flourishes from a band known for both its musical prowess...
April 16, 2012 - 8:30am
Death Cab for Cutie – keepin’ Louisville classy
And bonus points for the correct pronunciation of our city name!
As Death Cab for Cutie fans poured into the show on Friday April 13, 2012, they were minutes away from experiencing a different kind of alt rock show. Dare I say it- a classy show.  One that was very fitting for the setting of the historical Louisville Palace Theatre.
July 29, 2012 - 8:01pm
Humana Festival
Humana Festival presents a very funny, very tasty Oh, Gastronomy.
The opening of Oh, Gastronomy, now taking place in Actors Theatre as part of the Humana Festival, was one of tasty skits and delightful songs with a hint of seriousness topped off with a lot of humor.  
July 29, 2012 - 8:01pm
Kentucky Opera
Kentucky Opera presented its last production of the season, Franz Lehar's The Merry Widow. Full of fin de siecle excess and broad comedy, it's more musical theater than opera.
The Merry Widow, composed by Austrian Franz Lehar, is a light, frolicsome piece that concerns the romantic and monetary intrigues of a group of European aristocrats living the high life in fin de siecle Paris -- right before the world hurtles into the conflagration of war. That's what we know...