THURSDAY Feb 12, 2015 Theatre: Athens-West debuts with Pulitzer prize winner Doubt, A Parable at the Downtown Arts Center at 8 pm. Shows through Sunday. Music: The Old-Time Music Gathering presents I Love Mountains Day at Al’s Bar at 6 pm. The show benefits Kentuckians For The Commonwealth. Music features the Clack Mountain String Band, Blind Corn Liquor Pickers, The Barflies, The Railsplitters, and more. Speak: The 2015 Bale Boone Symposium presents “When Did the American Civil War End?” by Dave Blight, Department of History, Yale University. The lecture is at 7 pm at the Hilary J. Boone Center. Film: One World Film Festival presents The Jewish Cardinal at the Kentucky Theatre at 7 pm. FRIDAY Feb 13, 2015 Lexington Old-Time Music Gathering at ArtsPlace, featuring The Tillers, Rayna Gallery and Friends, and Friday Night Square Dance. Begins at 6:30 pm. Music: Lexington Philharmonic presents Tchaikovsky & Crouching Tiger at the Singletary Center at 7:30 pm. Music: AcoUstiKats & Paws and Listen perform as a part of After Dark at the Student Center Ballroom at 7 pm. Gigs: Sundy Best at Lexington Opera House at 8 pm. SATURDAY Feb 14, 2015 Gigs: Jamaican Queens and Sleepy Kitty play at Al’s Bar at 9 pm. Music: Lexington Old-Time Music Gathering at ArtsPlace. Daytime workshops, jams, song sessions noon - 5 pm. Saturday Night Square Dancing 7 - 11:30 pm. Film: One World Film Festival presents The Great Beauty at the Kentucky Theatre at 10 am. Ball: UK vs South Carolina at Rupp Arena at 2 pm. SUNDAY Feb 15, 2015 Theatre: AthensWest’s Doubt, A Parable at the Downtown Arts Center at 2 pm. Music: Old-Time Jam at Windy Corner Market at 6 pm. Gigs: The Tall Boys play at Cosmic Charlie’s at 9 pm as part of Sunday Service. MONDAY Feb 16, 2015 Kids: Presidents’ Day Family Event at the Mary Todd Lincoln House at 11 am. Gigs: Grateful Monday at Cosmic Charlie’s at 9 pm. TUESDAY Feb 17, 2015 Music: Rain: A Beatles Tribute at the Lexington Opera House at 7:30 pm. Film: Harlan County, USA at the Farish Theatre at 7 pm. Concert: Fleetwood Mac at the KFC! Yum Center at Louisville at 8 pm. WEDNESDAY Feb 18, 2015 Speak: Achy Obejas’ talk “Identity and Dislocation” at Transy’s Carrick Theatre at 7:30 pm. Culture: Black History Convocation at the Lyric Theatre at 10 am. Gigs: The Redheads, Everything’s Eventual, and Ondezvous play at Al’s Bar at 9 pm. Comedy: Guy Torry at Comedy Off Broadway at 7:15 pm. Shows through Thursday. Click to subscribe to the Ace e-dition (delivered to your inbox every Thursday), for everything to do in Lexington for the next seven days in the bluegrass.
GIGS and CONCERTS Lexington, Kentucky Music Listings February 12 thru February 18 2015 THURSDAY Feb 12, 2015 The Railsplitters | Clack Mountain String Band | Blind Corn Liquor Pickers 7:30 pm Al’s Bar The Apache Relay | Andrew Combs 10 pm Cosmic Charlie’s Grayson Jenkins 9 pm Henry Clay’s Pub Luke Bryan | Randy Houser | Dustin Lynch 7:30 pm KFC Yum! Center (Louisville) Rich Kirby and Friends 4 pm Morris Book Shop Doc Feldman & Infernal Method | Joseph Allred 9 pm Natasha’s The Honeycutters 8 pm Willie’s FRIDAY Feb 13, 2015 Pet Shoes | Beat Awfuls | Hair Things | Little Friends 9 pm Al’s Bar The Tillers | Rayna Gellert and Friends 8 pm ArtsPlace Avery Crabtree 6 pm Austin City Saloon Sterling Baxter 10 pm Cheapside Grayson Jenkins 9 pm Henry Clay’s Pub Sundy Best 8 pm Lexington Opera House Peter Walker 4 pm Natasha’s Nick Stump’s Blues All-Stars 9 pm Natasha’s Stairway II Zeppelin 9 pm O’Neill’s Lauren Mink 9 pm Parlay Social Little Bit Country, Little Bit Rock n Roll with Kyle and Haley Rooster Brew (Paris) SATURDAY Feb 14, 2015 Jamaican Queens | Sleepy Kitty | Jesse Saxon 9 pm Al’s Bar Lexington Old-Time Music Gathering 7 pm ArtsPlace Sterling Baxter 10 pm Cheapside Brice Farrar | Special Sessions 6 pm Natasha’s Other Brothers 9 pm Henry Clay’s Pub The Space Cowboys 9 pm O’Neill’s Jordan English Band 10 pm Tin Roof All The Little Pieces 7 pm Willie’s SUNDAY Feb 15, 2015 The Tall Boys 9 pm Cosmic Charlie’s Lexington Old-Time Music Gathering Cabaret 2 pm Willie’s Old-Time Jam 6 pm Windy Corner MONDAY Feb 16, 2015 Grateful Mondays 9 pm Cosmic Charlie’s Solas 7:30 pm The Grand Theatre (Frankfort) TUESDAY Feb 17, 2015 The Baja Yetis 8 pm Cosmic Charlie’s The Northside Sheiks 8 pm Henry Clay’s Pub Fleetwood Mac 8 pm KFC Yum! Center (Louisville) Rain: A Beatles Tribute 7:30 pm Lexington Opera House UK Jazz Night 8 pm Natasha’s WEDNESDAY Feb 18, 2015 The Redheads | Everything’s Eventual | Ondezvous 9 pm Al’s Bar Cosmic Bassment 10 pm Cosmic Charlie’s DeBraun Thomas 10 pm Parlay Social Jordan English 11 pm Tin Roof VENUES Al`s Bar 601 Limestone St 859.252.9104 ArtsPlace 161 N. Mill Street Atomic Café 265 Limestone St. 859-254-1969 Austin City Saloon 2350 Woodhill Drive 859.266.6891 Bar Lexington: 373 East Main St. 859-523-7694 Bigg Blue Martini 369 W. Vine St. 859.231.9000 Black Box Theater 141 E. Main St. 859.225.0370 Bogart`s at Crowne Plaza 1375 S. Broadway 859.255.4281 Buster`s Billiards & Backroom 899 Manchester St. 859.368.8871 Campus Pub 393 Waller Ave 859.231.0957 The Cellar 3256 Lansdowne Drive 859.317.8301 Cheapside 131 Cheapside 859.254.0046 Chevy Chase Inn 833 East Euclid Ave. 859.266.9422 Common Grounds 343 E. High St. 859.233.9761 Coffee Times Coffee House: 2571 Regency Rd. 859-277-9410 Cosmic Charlie`s 388 Woodland Ave. 859.309.9499 Giuseppe`s: 4456 Nicholasville Rd. 859-272-4269 Grapevine 4101 Tates Creek Rd. 859.273.7788 Green Lantern 497 W. Third St. 859.252.9539 Henry Clay’s Public House 112 N. Upper Street Horse and Barrel at DeSha`s 101 N. Broadway 859.259.3771 The Julep Cup 111 Woodland Ave 859-226-0300 Kentucky Theatre 214 East Main Street 859.231.6997 Land of Tomorrow 527 E. Third Street Lynagh`s Irish Pub 384 Woodland Ave. 859.255.1292 Malibu Pub and Grill 239 Surfside Dr. 859.278.9003 Natasha`s 112 Esplanade 859.259.2754 O`Neill`s Irish Pub 2051 Richmond Rd. 859.266.4488 Parlay Social 257 W. Short Street The Secret Bar and Grill 841 Lane Allen Road 859.317.8673 Shamrocks Bar and Grill154 N. Patchen Dr. 859.269.7621 ShowMe’s Restaurant: 1973 Bryant Rd. - 859-317-8625 Southside Pub 3650 Boston Rd. 859.223.4775 Squires Tavern 3429 Buckhorn Dr. 859.317.8887 Tee Dee's Club 266 E Second St 859.335.8440 Tin Roof 303 S. Limestone St. 859.317.9111 Two Keys Tavern 333 S. Limestone St. 859.254.5000 Vue 201 E. Main Street, 15th Floor Willie’s Locally Known 805 N. Broadway