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Cheyenne Mize: 3-fingered bloody guitar, Wayne Coyne and playing in Lexington

BY KAKIE URCH Cheyenne Marie Mize (iTunes), the extraordinary young folksinger and instrumentalist from Louisville, is wheeling into town for a local gig at Cosmic Charlie’s on Saturday, August 4, touring behind her new EP “We Don’t Need,”  (Yep Roc) […]

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Pitchfork 2012: The Ace Weekly Wrap-Up

by Raj Ranade Torrential downpours! Heat strokes! Handlebar mustaches! The Pitchfork Music Festival poses many dangers for press correspondents but myself and photographer Justin Hamlett braved Chicago's Union Park

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Pitchfork 2012: Interview – Alex Zhang Hungtai of Dirty Beaches

by Raj Ranade The first band-mates of Alex Zhang Hungtai, the man behind the fascinating art-rock project Dirty Beaches, didn't exactly mince words when explaining why they had to

the late Bill Doss in one of his final performances, at Pitchfork 2012

Pitchfork 2012: Interview – The Olivia Tremor Control

by Raj Ranade Note: Two weeks after this interview was conducted, Olivia Tremor Control singer Bill Doss passed away at the age of 43. No cause of death has

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Pitchfork Music Festival 2012: The Preview

by Raj Ranade Depending on who you talk to in the world of music journalism, the word "Pitchfork" can either be a token of taste-making authority or an obscenity.

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Ace Interview With My Morning Jacket’s Patrick Hallahan, Forecastle X

BY EVAN ALBERT Louisville's Forecastle Festival celebrates its tenth anniversary on the waterfront this weekend (click here to read our preview), and this year's Fest has been organized as

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Forecastle Music Festival Returns to Louisville Waterfront for Forecastle X

BY EVAN ALBERT After taking a breather in 2011, Forecastle Music Festival is coming back to Louisville’s scenic Waterfront Park. The Festival spent 2011 as a building year, hosting

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Bonnie Prince Billy plays Appalshop benefit at Cosmic Charlie’s Saturday

BY KAKIE URCH Two things very Kentucky Proud (though not edible) come together this Saturday at Cosmic Charlie's as Will Oldham, best known as "Bonnie Prince Billy," plays a

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March Madness Marching Band heads for HONK again

Road to Honk MAD MARCHERS ON THE ROAD AGAIN by John Malloy This time last year, the talented oddballs of March Madness Marching Band (MMMB) approached loyal local audiences—shako hats in

Lexington Fall Music Preview

Are the organizers of Boomslang making a play for regional music dominance? Lexington’s premier indie music festival is scheduled for the fourth weekend in September - which happens



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