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February 8, 2012

Plugged In

Live music and comedy listings for 2/08 -2/14

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Wed FEB 8

Beef O’Brady’s, Hillview: Short Bus; 7 p.m., free (R)

Billiards Club of Louisville: Short Bus; 11 p.m., free (R)

Café Classico: Espiritu Gitano; 6:30 p.m., free

Comedy Caravan: “Raw” hosted by Jay Cox; 7:15 p.m., $3 (R)

Corner Door: Big Booty Swing; 7:30 p.m., free (R)

Groucho’s: “Comedy in a Fish Bowl”; 10 p.m., free (R)

Hideaway Saloon: The Pranksters; 10:30 p.m., $3 (R)

The Ice House: Craig Morgan

Jerry Green & Friends: Freddie George; 9 p.m., free (R)

Lisa’s Oak St. Lounge: Muji Fuji; 7 p.m., free (R)

Monkey Wrench: Relic; 9 p.m., free (R)

Mulligan’s: Mickey Clark; 7 p.m., free (R)

Nachbar: VAMP; 10 p.m., free (R)

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Aladdin’s Castle; 10 p.m.

Stevie Ray’s: Dev & Doug; 9 p.m., $3 (R)

Theater Square: The VoJazz Trio with Megan Gebert; 6:30 p.m., free (R)

Uncle Slayton’s: The Real Nasty, Douglas Lucas & the Whispers, Sons of Fathers; 8:30 p.m., $5

U of L, Bird Hall: University Jazz Combos; 7:30 p.m., free

Wick’s Pizza, New Albany: Eight Inch Elvis (acoustic trio); 8 p.m., free

 

THU FEB 9

The Bard’s Town: Observation Deck; 7 p.m., free

Beef O’Brady’s, Valley Station: Short Bus; 7 p.m., free (R)

Blu Italian Grille: Hickory Vaught; 8 p.m., free (R)

Bud’s Tavern: Mike Willett & Friends; 8 p.m., free (R)

Café Classico: Espiritu Gitano; 6:30 p.m., free

Comedy Caravan: Gallagher; 7:15 p.m., $25; “The List”; 9:30 p.m., $1(R)

Corner Door: Tom Browning; 7:30 p.m., free

Dark Star Tavern: The White Russians; 10 p.m., free (R)

Gerstle’s: Sugar Lime Blue, Bluestown; 10 p.m.

Golden Nugget: Short Bus; 11 p.m., free (R)

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Midnite Sons, Introvert, Mercy Academy; 9 p.m., $3

Headliners Music Hall: The Drive-By Truckers, Nikki Lane; 10 p.m., $25

Hotel: Manila Luzon; 11 p.m., $5

Improv: Demetri Martin; 8 p.m., $30

Jack’s Lounge: The Scott Henderson Duo; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jerry Green & Friends: Freddie George; 7 p.m., free (R)

Meat: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 9 p.m., free

Potbelly Sandwich Shop: Randy Meyers; 11:30 a.m., free

Saints: Cosa Seria; 9:30 p.m. (R)

Smoketown USA: Billy Hower; 6 p.m., free (R)

Theater Square: Stein Stoess; 8 p.m., free (R)

Wick’s Pizza, Highlands: Screamin’ John and Jimi V; free (R)

Wick’s Pizza, New Albany: Aquila (R)

ZaZoo’s: Appalatin; 9 p.m., $3 (R)

 

FRI FEB 10

The Bank: Toledo Bend; $5

The Bard’s Town: “InKY” with Molly McCormack; 7 p.m.; “The Young, Dumb and Full of Comedy Show”; 10 p.m., $5

BBC, St. Matthews: Howard, Lewis & Lovins; 10 p.m.

Bearno’s, Downtown: Another Colour; 9 p.m., free

Bearno’s, Highlands: JD Green, Tristen Brooke, Cameron Culbertson; 10 p.m.

Bellarmine University: Ben Sollee, Justin Lewis; 7 p.m., $15

Blu Italian Grille: Flamenco Louisville; 7 p.m., free

Café Classico: Espiritu Gitano; 6:30 p.m., free; Barbara Martinez; 9:45 p.m., $10

Cahoots: Bosco, Last False Hope, The Sidewalkers; 10 p.m., free

Clifton Pizza Co.: Kitty Slickers; 8 p.m., free

Comedy Caravan: Gallagher; 7:15 p.m., $25

Corner Door: Changing Lanes; 7:30 p.m., free

Eddie Merlot’s: The Bobby Falk Group; 7 p.m., free

Gerstle’s: Fusionary, Hot Brown Smackdown, Soul Circus; 10 p.m.

Harley’s Main Street Tavern: The Name’s Stroker, Little Brothers, Ruff Patches; 9 p.m., $3

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Vessel, Samuel Hadfeld, Brandon Koufeldt; 8 p.m.

Headliners Music Hall: Va Va Vixens; 8 p.m., $20

Horseshoe Casino: The Robert Cray Band; 7:30 p.m., $15-$30

Impellizzeri’s, Downtown: Short Bus; 9 p.m., free

Improv: Rob Schneider; 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m.; $30 each

Irish Exit: Keith Wheatley; free

Jazzyblu: “Destination Live Fridays” with Maestro J.; 8 p.m., $10 (R)

Jerry Green & Friends: Freddie George; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jim Porter’s: Satisfaction; 7 p.m., $10 adv., $12 DOS

Magnolia Bar: “Half Baked Comedy Showcase”; 10 p.m., free

Mozz: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 7 p.m., free

New Directions: Moonshine; 10:30 p.m.

Old Louisville Coffeehouse: Tayler Lynch; 7 p.m., free

Palace Theater: Trey Songz, Big Sean; 8 p.m., $49.50-$67.50

Phoenix Hill Tavern: The Cigarette, Field of Kings, Beeler Attic, Jamie Tingle; 9 p.m., $10

R Place Pub: Shane Dawson

Rudyard Kipling: Neulore; 9:30 p.m.

Shepherdsville Music Barn: The Little Roy and Lizzie Show; 8 p.m., $12

Smoketown USA: Billy Hower; 6 p.m., free (R)

Theater Square: The VoJazz Trio with Megan Gebert; 7 p.m., free (R)

Third Street Dive: Johnny Berry & the Outliers; 10 p.m., $5

Uncle Slayton’s: Chris Knight, Corey Brumback; 9 p.m., $18 adv., $20 DOS

WFPK: “Live Lunch” with Craig Wagner; noon, free

Wick’s Pizza, Goose Creek: Gabe Close; 9 p.m.

Wick’s Pizza, Highlands: Bass Drum Aliens, Touch Armor Class, Manfred

Wick’s Pizza, New Albany: Arrow & Joe

Yum Center: New Edition, K-Ci & JoJo, El DeBarge; 8 p.m., $48.50-$75

ZaZoo’s: Nappy Roots, Skyscraper Stereo, Scanners, Jalin Roze; 9 p.m., $15 adv., $20 DOS

 

SAT FEB 11

The Bank: Jed and the Noisemakers; $5

The Bard’s Town: Shine-ola; 8:30 p.m., free; Joel Ruiz, Zach Ames, Jon Durnell, Tess Barker; 9 p.m., $5

BBC St. Matthews: Thirty Spokes; 10 p.m., free

Bearno’s, Downtown: Three On the Tree; 9 p.m., free

Café Classico: Espiritu Gitano; 6:30 p.m., free; Barbara Martinez; 9:45 p.m., $10

Clifton’s Pizza: Troubadours of Divine Bliss; 8 p.m.

Comedy Caravan: Gallagher; 7:15 p.m., $25

Corner Door: Chris Hale; 7:30 p.m., free

Corydon Jamboree: Ron Gaddis, Theresa Dunn, D.J. Newman; 7:30 p.m.

Dark Star Tavern: The Pranksters; 10 p.m. (R)

Eagle’s Club: Citizens Arrest; 8 p.m.

Eddie Merlot’s: The Bobby Falk Group; 8 p.m., free

Gerstle’s: V-Groove; 10 p.m.

Hard Rock Café: Jordan Knight; 9 p.m., sold out

Harley’s Main Street Tavern: Flood Water, The Outer Loop Band; 9 p.m., $5

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Parlour, Opposable Thumbs, R. Keenan Lawler; 9 p.m., $6

Headliners Music Hall: Va Va Vixens; 8 p.m., $20

Hideaway Saloon: Pick Your Switch; 10 p.m.

Impellizzeri’s, Downtown: Cosa Seria; 10:30 p.m., $7 (R)

Improv: Rob Schneider; 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m.; $30 each

Irish Exit: Adam Greene; free

Jack’s Lounge: The Scott Henderson Duo; 7 p.m., free (R)

Jazzyblu: “Neo-Soul Saturdays” with Maestro J.; 8 p.m., $10 (R)

Jerry Green & Friends: Freddie George; 7 p.m., free (R)

King Pin Lanes: She Groove; 9 p.m.

Magnolia Bar: Beast in the Field, Old Vikings, Voyage of Slaves, Braintrust, Damaged Goods, Kentucky Goddamn; 8 p.m., $4

Maple Inn Tavern: River City Blues; 9 p.m., free

New Directions: Red Line; 10:30 p.m.

19th Green: Eight Inch Elvis; 9 p.m., $5

Old Louisville Coffeehouse: The Real; 7 p.m., free

Our Mother of Sorrows School: Squallis Puppeteers’ “Love-a-Thon Puppet Prom” with Supertruck; 7 p.m., $10-$25

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Jefferson Tarc Bus; 10:30 p.m.

Ross Country Jamboree: Mike Boughey, Dave Campbell, Megan Stout; $10

R Place Pub: Logan Street

Rudyard Kipling: Alanna Fugate, Trapper Hawkins, The Sam Hadfield Band; 9:30 p.m.

Sammy O’s: Final Shot; 9 p.m., free

Smoketown USA: Billy Hower; 6 p.m., free (R)

Theater Square: The VoJazz Trio with Megan Gebert; 7 p.m., free (R)

Third Street Dive: Eddie and the Fuckmunkeys, Man On Man; 10 p.m., $5

Uncle Slayton’s: JK Mabry, Lance Whalen; 8:30 p.m., $7

Wick’s Pizza, Highlands: The Cigarettes

Wick’s Pizza, New Albany: Black Magic Marker; CMN

ZaZoo’s: Justin Lewis, Houndmouth, Gunnar & the Grizzly Bears, Andrew Combs; 9 p.m., $8

 

SUN FEB 12

The Bard’s Town: Classical Revolution; 7 p.m., free

Brown Hotel: Nada Loutfi; 4 p.m. (R)

Comedy Caravan: Gallagher; 7:15 p.m., $25; “The Sunday Night Showcase”; 9:30 p.m., $5

Gerstle’s: The Pranksters; 10 p.m., $3 (R)

Horner Novelty, Jeffersonville: The Impersonators; 7:30 p.m., $10

Improv: Rob Schneider; 7 p.m., $30

Kentucky Center: Nellie McKay; 7 p.m., $25

Ogle Center at IUS: IUS Concert Band; 3 p.m., free

Uncle Slayton’s: Homegrown Jams; 7:30 p.m., $5

U of L, Comstock Hall: Music Ex Series; 3 p.m., $15 (general), $5 (students)

 

MON FEB 13

Gaslite Tavern: “Open Mic Comedy” hosted by Lovest Brown; 10 p.m. (R)

Headliners Music Hall: Heartless Bastards, Hacienda, Houndmouth; 8 p.m., $15

Hideaway Saloon: Tom Boone & the Back Porch Pickers; 10 p.m., $2 (R)

Horner Novelty, Jeffersonville: The Impersonators; 7:30 p.m., $10

LFPL, Bon Air: Four Shillings Short; 2:30 p.m., free

Potbelly Sandwich Shop: Randy Meyers; 11:30 a.m., free

U of L, Bird Hall: University Jazz Repertory Ensembles; 7:30 p.m., free

 

TUE FEB 14

The Bard’s Town: “Variety Shack”; 8 p.m., free (R)

BBC, 4th Street: Rachel Stump; 8 p.m., free (R)

Blu Italian Grille: The Dave Clark Trio; 6 p.m., free (R)

Clifton’s Pizza: Danny Flanigan; 8 p.m. (R)

Comedy Caravan: Monique Marvez, Tucker; 7:15 p.m., $10

Corner Door: Charles Price; 7:30 p.m., free

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Rachel Stump, CPHR DVN; 8 p.m., $5

Hoggie’s: Short Bus; 7 p.m., free (R)

Horner Novelty, Jeffersonville: The Impersonators; 7:30 p.m., $10

Improv: Alex Reymundo; 8 p.m., $20

Irish Exit: Phil Regan; free

Kingfish, River Road: Big Poppa Stampley; 7 p.m. (R)

Monkey Wrench: Scott Mertz & J. Glenn, Klondike & the Slow Rush; 9 p.m., free

R Place Pub: Dev & Doug; 11 p.m., free (R)

Uncle Slayton’s: Tyrone Cotton, Leigh Ann Yost, Butch Rice; 8 p.m., $7