THURSDAY April 30, 2015 Comedy: Bill Burr is at the Singletary Center at 7 pm. Music: Jazz Arts Foundation plays at the Farish Theatre at 7 pm. Comedy: James Gregory performs at Comedy Off Broadway at 7:15 pm. Shows through Saturday. Thursday Night Live: Scott Said plays at the Cheapside Pavilion from 5 - 8 pm. FRIDAY May 1, 2015 Party: The first annual Derby Eve Lexington is at Saxony Farm at 7:30 pm. Party: Bradley Picklesimer’s Derby Eve Party is at the Bar Complex at 9 pm. Dance: Bluegrass Youth Ballet presents Rapunzel at the Lexington Opera House at 7 pm. SATURDAY May 2, 2015 The 2015 Kentucky Derby is at Churchill Downs at 5:30 pm. Read: Independent Bookstore Day is at Morris Book Shop at 10 am. Bike: Pedaling for a Purpose is at West Sixth at 9 am. Dance: Bluegrass Youth Ballet presents Rapunzel at the Lexington Opera House at 2 pm. SUNDAY May 3, 2015 Fundraiser: Brunch & Bibelots is at the Headley-Whitney Museum at 11 am. Read: Ultimate Star Wars at Joseph-Beth at 1 pm. Music: Central Kentucky Concert Band at the Lexington Opera House at 3 pm. MONDAY May 4, 2015 Woodsongs: Sam Gleaves & Tom Paxton play at the Lyric Theatre at 6:45 pm. Fundraiser: March Madness Marching Band play at Blue Stallion for Mission Monday at 7 pm. TUESDAY May 5, 2015 Gigs: Joyful Noise’s J Fernandez at Al’s Bar at 9 pm. WEDNESDAY May 6, 2015 Film: The Cult Film Series at Al’s Bar presents The Devils at 8 pm. Red Barn Radio: Lydia Sylvia and Brad Becker play at Artsplace at 8 pm. Gigs: Kelly Ruth and Juliana play at Natasha’s at 9 pm. 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 April 30 thru May 6 2015 THURSDAY April 30, 2015 Seether 8 pm Bogart’s (Cincinnati) Thursday Night Live: Scott Said 5 pm Cheapside Pavilion Bishops | Goodwolf 8 pm The Green Lantern Grayson Jenkins 9 pm Henry Clay’s Pub FRIDAY May 1, 2015 May Day Labor Day Party: The Elsinores | Allen Poe | Middle Class Mischief | Real tha Poet 8 pm Al’s Bar Mike Archer 9 pm Bigg Blue Martini Erin & The Project 10 pm Cheapside Nine Pound Hammer | Vibrolas 10 pm Cosmic Charlie’s The Ghost Wolves | Adam Faucett & The Tall Trees | Doc Feldman & The Infernal Method 10 pm The Green Lantern Grayson Jenkins | Greg Austin 8 pm Henry Clay’s Nick Stump’s Blues All-Stars 9 pm Natasha’s See Alice 9 pm O’Neill’s Mandy Ray 10 pm Paulie’s Toasted Barrel SATURDAY May 2, 2015 Fred Birch 6 pm Al’s Bar Shawnthony Calypso | Sh*t Boys | Warhammer 10 pm Best Friend Bar Captain Wingnut and The Burnt Ends 10 pm Cosmic Charlie’s Eileen Doan 9 pm Common Grounds Patrick McNeese Band 8:30 pm Natasha’s See Alice 9 pm O’Neill’s Andrew Velez 10 pm Tin Roof Custom Made Bluegrass 8 pm Willie’s SUNDAY May 3, 2015 Those Crosstown Rivals | Arliss Nancy | Chopper Brown | The New Strange 10 pm Cosmic Charlie’s Central Kentucky Concert Band 3 pm Lexington Opera House Sirens of Spring Tour III: Mama’s Black Sheep | Christine Havrilla | Kiya Heartwood 8 pm Natasha’s Esquela | Clean Green Music 8 pm Parlay Social Esquela 8 pm Willie’s MONDAY May 4, 2015 Metal Monday: Hackney 9 pm Al’s Bar Woodsongs: Sam Leaves | Tom Paxton 6:45 pm Lyric Theatre Xelas | Tamir | Kraken Fury 9 pm Natasha’s Tee Dee Young 8 pm Tee Dee’s Blues Club TUESDAY May 5, 2015 J Fernandez (Joyful Noise) 9 pm Al’s Bar The Northside Sheiks 8 pm Henry Clay’s WEDNESDAY May 6, 2015 Red Barn Radio: Lydia Sylvia | Brad Becker 8 pm Artsplace Ben Lacy 7:30 pm Blue Stallion Kelly Ruth | Juliana 9 pm Natasha’s DeBraun Thomas 8 pm Parlay Social 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