Photo by Sarah Jurado

May 23, 2012

Plugged In

Live music and comedy listings for 5/23 - 5/29

Readers are strongly encouraged to call ahead to verify these listings. To get your musical act or comedian listed, send email to pberkowitz@leoweekly.com with PLUGGED IN in the subject line. The deadline is FRIDAY at NOON the week before the show happens. We do not accept listings via social networking sites.

Wed may 23

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

Billiards Club of Louisville: Shane Dawson; 11:30 p.m., free (R)

Blu Italian Grille: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 7 p.m., free (R)

Comedy Caravan: “Raw”; 8 p.m., $5 (R)

Corner Door: Big Booty Swing; 7 p.m., free

Eezy’s: Lindsey Lane; 7 p.m., free (R)

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

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Sean T. Johnson, Brian Probus, James Redmon; 8:30 p.m., free

Headliners Music Hall: Animal Liberation Orchestra, Infamous Stringdusters; 8 p.m., $15

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

Highlands Tap Room: The Bottom Sop; 10 p.m. (R)

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

The Olmsted: “Zoom Group fundraiser” with Andrea Davidson; 6 p.m.

Stevie Ray’s: Dev & Doug; 9 p.m., $2 (R)

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

Two Lane: Campfire Stew; 8 p.m. (R)

Uncle Slayton’s: Dry the River; 8:30 p.m., $5

ZaZoo’s: Dewey Kincade; 6 p.m., free (R); Rum Drum Ramblers, The White Russians; 9 p.m., $8

 

THU may 24

The Bard’s Town: The Fooligans; 8 p.m., $3

Baxter’s 942: The Bottom Sop; 10 p.m. (R)

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

The Belvedere: “Abbey Road on the River”; noon

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

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

Comedy Caravan: David Crowe, Joe Larson, Tyler Jackson; 8 p.m., $10; “The List” hosted by Bryan Kennison; 10:15 p.m., $2 (R)

Corner Door: Dorney & Friends; 7 p.m., free

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

Decca: Misha Feigin; 8 p.m.

Down River: “Comedy Caravan”

El Nopal (Goose Creek): The Louisville Blues; 5:30 p.m.

Gerstle’s: Great Barrier Reefs, The Barry Mando Project; 9 p.m.

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

Hard Rock Café: Nick Dittmeier; 8 p.m., free

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Rubies For Royday, The Ivory Spires, Ted Stevens, Chris Grzech; 9 p.m., $5

Hewn from the Mountain Café: Non Chalante; 7 p.m., donations accepted

Jack’s (New Albany): Dev & Doug; 10 p.m., free (R)

Jerry Green & Friends: Jerry Green; 7 p.m. (R)

Mike Linnig’s: Another Colour; 4 p.m.; Elvis By Don; 6 p.m.; Rod Mitchell; 8 p.m.

Molly Malone’s (St. Matthews): The High Fivin’ White Guys; 10 p.m. (R)

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

Mozz: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 9 p.m., free (R)

Roosters (Clarksville): Strange Arrow; 9 p.m. (R)

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

Spalding University: Bridge 19, Joel Henderson; 6 p.m., $5-10

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

U of L (Comstock Hall): Tantalus Quartet; 7 p.m., $10-20

Wick’s (Goose Creek): DJ Ace & MC “G”; 10 p.m. (R)

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

Wick’s (New Albany): Short Bus; 11 p.m., free

ZaZoo’s: Appalatin; 9 p.m., $3 (R)

 

FRI may 25

The Bank: Adam Way, Huh Robots, Benanthrope

The Bard’s Town: “Comedy Benefit for Gilda’s Club”; 7:30 p.m., $5; Mote, Been To the Gallows; 9 p.m., $5

The Belvedere: “Abbey Road on the River”; noon

Cahoots: Late Ones, Frontier(s), Mote, Neighbor; 10 p.m., $5

Churchill Downs: The Black Lillies; 8 p.m., $10

Comedy Caravan: David Crowe, Joe Larson, Tyler Jackson; 8 p.m. & 10:15 p.m., $15 each

The Connection: Jadein Black; 10:30 p.m.

Corner Door: Tom Boone & the Back Porch Pickers; 7 p.m., free

Dish: Bob Anonymous; 9 p.m.

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

Gerstle’s: Monophonics; 10 p.m.

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Sex Tide, Band of Carnies, Dickwolf, The Comedy Act Not To Laugh At; 9 p.m., $5

Hideaway Saloon: Canago, Fairweather Kings, Buffalo Rodeo; 10:30 p.m., $5

Hurley D. Conrad Memorial Bandstand: Holy Name Concert Band; 7:30 p.m.

Improv: Orlando Jones; 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m., $20 each

Irish Exit: Adam Way, Huh Robots, Benanthrope; 9 p.m., $5

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

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

Jim Porter’s: Jake & Elwood’s Blues Brothers Tribute; 7 p.m.

Mike Linnig’s: Big Dixie; 4 p.m.; Donny Dynamite and the Dynamos; 7 p.m.; Rod Mitchell; 8 p.m.

Monkey Wrench: Several Hundred People; 10 p.m., $5

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

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Stoic Static, Local Villains, Zachary Todd, Matt Jaggers, Malcolm McLaughlin, Beggin Victoria, They Came Bearing Arms; 10 p.m., $10

Reader’s Corner: Another Colour; 7 p.m., free

Ri Ra: Jefferson Tarc Bus

Rudyard Kipling: Whiskey Bent Valley; 7 p.m.; The Andreas Guitar Duo; 9:30 p.m.

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

Third Street Dive: Al & the Black Cats, The Elixirs; 10 p.m., $7

U of L (Comstock Hall): Brendan Evans, The Huston/Todd Duo; 4 p.m.; The Goran Ivanovic & Andreas Kapsalis Guitar Duo; 7 p.m., $10-$20 each

WFPK: “Live Lunch” with Damien Jurado; noon, free

Wick’s (Highlands): Li’l T&A

Wick’s (New Albany): Dev & Doug; 9:30 p.m., free

Zanzabar: Karass, A7A; 10 p.m., $5

ZaZoo’s: “Ryan Adams Tribute” with Butch Rice and Friends, Screen Door Porch; 9 p.m., $8

 

SAT may 26

Against the Grain: Solid RockIt Boosters; 8:30 p.m.

AmVets Post 9: Cadillac Shack; 9 p.m., $5

The Bank: Abandon the Hive

The Bard’s Town: Damaged Goods Improv; 7:30 p.m., $5

The Belvedere: “Abbey Road on the River” with Jefferson Starship; noon

Billiards Club of Louisville: Big Rock Show; 10:30 p.m., $5

Cahoots: John Clay Burchett, The County Line, Nick Dittmeier & Slithering Beast; 10 p.m., $5

Churchill Downs: “Bluegrass Art Experience”; noon

Comedy Caravan: David Crowe, Joe Larson, Tyler Jackson; 8 p.m. & 10:15 p.m., $15 each

The Connection: Jadein Black; 10:30 p.m.

Corner Door: Alanna Fugate; 7 p.m., free

Corydon Jamboree: Amber Martin, Glen Rice, Christy Miller; 7:30 p.m., $10

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

Decca: Fattlabb; 8 p.m.

Dish: Haymaker; 9 p.m.

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

German-American Club: Rheingold Band; 6 p.m.

Gerstle’s: The Navigators; 10 p.m.

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Flood Water, The Lonely Sons; 9 p.m., $5

Headliners Music Hall: Michael Franti and Spearhead, Nic Cowan; 9 p.m., $25

Hideaway Saloon: Grayson Capps

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

Improv: Orlando Jones; 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m., $20 each

Irish Exit: Ray Strange

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

Jeffersonville Riverstage: The Louisville Crashers, The American Dream

Jerry Green & Friends: Jerry Green; 7 p.m., $7 (R)

Jim Porter’s: The Blues Brothers Tribute; 7 p.m.

Louisville Water Tower: “Kentucky Reggae Festival”

Maple Inn Tavern: Billltown Road; 9 p.m. free

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

Mulligan’s: The Kirk Davis Band; 9 p.m.

Ri Ra: Jefferson Tarc Bus

Ross Country Jamboree: Al Hilbert, Tayler Lynch, David Wayne; $10

Rudyard Kipling: “GLBT fundraiser”; 6 p.m.; Tippin’ the Velvet; 10 p.m.

Saints: Villin’

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

Third Street Dive: Jason & the Punknecks, The Hillbilly Harlots, The Joneses; 10 p.m., $5

U of L (Comstock Hall): Old Toad Guitar Duo, Lynn McGrath; 4 p.m.; Adam Holzman; 7 p.m., $10-$20 each

Vernon Club: Beyond Doubt

Wick’s (Goose Creek): The Shane Dawson Band; 9 p.m.

Wick’s (The Highlands): Rachel Timberlake

Wick’s (New Albany): Dev & Doug, The Juice Box Heroes; 9:30 p.m., free

Yum Center: Nickelback, Bush, Seether, My Darkest Days; 6 p.m., $39.50-$77.50

ZaZoo’s: Desert Rose: An Arabic Showcase; 9 p.m., $5 (women & military), $10 (general)

 

SUN may 27

The Belvedere: “Abbey Road on the River”; noon

Bunbury Theater: Dick Sisto-Steve Allee Duo, Quartet Ivory & Gold; 6:30 p.m., $25

Churchill Downs: “Bluegrass Art Experience”; noon

Comedy Caravan: “Late Late Breakfast” hosted by Tyler Jackson; 5:30 p.m., free (R); David Crowe, Joe Larson, Tyler Jackson; 8 p.m., $10; “The Sunday Night Showcase”; 9:30 p.m., $5 (R)

Dark Star Tavern: Alanna Fugate & Jonathon Bramer; 9 p.m., free (R)

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

Headliners Music Hall: Alejandro Escovedo, Jesse Malin; 8 p.m., $15

Improv: Orlando Jones; 7 p.m., $20

Phoenix Hill Tavern: “Beatersville Car and Bike Show” with The Ladybirds, Hellfire Revival, Solid RockIt Boosters, Th’ Empires, 3GC; 1 p.m.

Spinelli’s (Downtown): Low Lights For Fist Fights; 6 p.m., $5

Third Street Dive: Hellfire Revival, Slugger City; 8 p.m., $5

Turtle Run Winery: The Ron Jones Quartet; 1:30 p.m., free

U of L (Comstock Hall): Youth Guitar Ensemble and Orchestra; 6 p.m., free

Willow Park: Lamont Gillespie & 100 Proof; free

ZaZoo’s: The Jess Langer Band, Daniel & the Lion, The Alanna Fugate Band; 8 p.m., $5

 

MON may 28

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

The Belvedere: “Abbey Road on the River”; noon

Churchill Downs: “Bluegrass Art Experience”; noon

David Schuster Fine Art: Kelly McRae

Decca: The Jazz Buzzards; 8 p.m. (R)

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

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

 

TUE may 29

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

Baxter’s 942: Dev & Doug; 9:30 p.m., free (R)

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

Billiards Club of Louisville: Campfire Stew; 11:30 p.m. (R)

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

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

Corner Door: BlueZenGrass; 7 p.m., free

Hoggie’s: Short Bus; 8 p.m., free (R)

Kingfish (St. Matthews): Big Poppa Stampley; 7 p.m. (R)

Maple Inn Tavern: Erin & Gene; 9 p.m., free (R)