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Live music and comedy listings for 5/02 - 5/08

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Wed may 2

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)

Cahoots: Late Ones, Arms Aloft, Fast Friends; 9 p.m., $5

Clifton’s Pizza: Walker & Kays; 7:30 p.m.

Comedy Caravan: “Raw”; 8 p.m., $5 (R)

Corner Door: Dan Hardin & the Sweet Nothings; 7 p.m., free

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

Fourth Street Live: Velcro Pygmies; 8 p.m., free

Gerstle’s: Lamont Gillespie & 100 Proof, Eddy Weigleb, Rick Cain; 8 p.m.

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

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: WolfCryer, Tender Mercy, Marion Dries, Ben Traughber; 8 p.m., $3

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)

Jim Porter’s: Blackberry Smoke; 8 p.m., $15

Kingfish (Jeffersonville): “The Great Steamboat Race Party” with The Louisville Crashers; 5 p.m., $35

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

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

Mulligan’s: Mickey Clark and John Gage; 7 p.m., free

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

O’Shea’s: Tim Morrow; 10 p.m., $3

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Super 69, The Winston Hours, The Steve Sizemore Group

Stevie Ray’s: Blonde Johnson; 8 p.m., $5

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

TK’s Pub: The 4hr Soundcheck; 7 p.m. (R)

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

Waterfront Park: “Fest-a-Ville” with Dem Reggae Bon; 11:30 a.m.; Marine Division Brass Band; 4 p.m.; Ha Ha Tonka; 7 p.m.; Point1Zero; 8 p.m.; Walk the Moon, 8 p.m.

Zanzabar: Jessica Lea Mayfield; 9 p.m., $10

 

THU may 3

The Bard’s Town: The 22nd Annual Wing Ding; 5 p.m., free

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

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

The Brewery: The Shining, Scott Kirby; 7 p.m., donations

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

Cluckers: Lefty and the Lunatics; 7 p.m., $5

Comedy Caravan: Spanky Brown, Zorna Jevon, Ally Breuner; 8 p.m., $10; “The List” hosted by Bryan Kennison; 10:15 p.m., $2 (R)

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

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

Down River: “Comedy Caravan”

Expo Five: Whitechapel, Miss May I, After the Burial, Within the Ruins, The Plot In You; 6:30 p.m., $15 adv., $17 DOS

Fourth Street Live: Clay Walker; 8 p.m., free

Frazier History Museum: “Ferdinand’s Ball” with The Louisville Crashers; 8 p.m.

Gerstle’s: Cover Me Badd; 9 p.m.

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

Hard Rock Café: Nick Dittmeier & Slithering Beast; 11 p.m., free

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Hotel Noir; 9 p.m., $15

Headliners Music Hall: Rumors: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac, Madmen Across the Water: A Tribute to Elton John; 9 p.m., $10

Hideaway Saloon: Bloodroots Barter & the Vermont Joy Parade; 10 p.m., $5

Improv: “All Star Comedy Jam”; 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m., $35 each

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

Jeff Ruby’s: Robbie Bartlett; 9 p.m.

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

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

Monkey Wrench: Blunt Honey; 9 p.m., $10

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

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

Nachbar: Relic; 9 p.m., free

O’Shea’s: Josh & Holly; 10 p.m., $3

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Foxy Shazam, Velcro Pygmies, Hellzapoppin Freakshow, The Over-Reactors, Two Far Gone; 8 p.m., $15

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

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

Speed Museum: “The Brunch Bunch” with The River Sirens; 11 a.m., $85

Stevie Ray’s: V-Groove; 9 p.m., $8

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

Uncle Slayton’s: The White Russians; 3 p.m., free

Waterfront Park: “Fest-a-Ville” with Coco Yam; 11:30 a.m.; Super 69; 4 p.m.; Jefferson Tarc Bus; 8 p.m.; AWOLNation; 9 p.m.

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

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

Wick’s (New Albany): Aquila (R)

ZaZoo’s: Appalatin; 9 p.m., $3 (R)

 

FRI may 4

The Bard’s Town: The Reneaus; 8 p.m., free; The Young, Dumb and Full of Comedy Show; 10 p.m., free

BBC (St. Matthews): The Grateful Derby

Billiards Club of Louisville: BSR; 10:30 p.m., $5

Blue River Café: Big Poppa Stampley; 7 p.m.

Comedy Caravan: Spanky Brown, Zorna Jevon, Ally Breuner; 8 p.m. &10:15 p.m., $15 each

Corner Door: Tristen Brooke; 7 p.m., free

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

Fourth Street Live: The Louisville Crashers; noon; Short Bus; 7 p.m.; O.A.R.; 8 p.m., all free

Galt House: “Unbridled Eve Gala” with Randy Owen, The Louisville Crashers, DJ 2nd Nature; 7 p.m.

Gerstle’s: Thumper & the Plaid Rabbits; 10 p.m.

The Gillespie: Biz Markie, DJ Weedy, E-Feezy, DJ Q, DJ WarrenPeace; $40-65

Golden Nugget: Dev & Doug; 10:30 p.m., ladies free

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Vessel; 10 p.m., $5

Headliners Music Hall: Old 97’s, The Sam Roberts Band, The County Line; 9 p.m., $15 adv., $18 DOS

Hideaway Saloon: Deep Fried 5, Lounge Sound System; 10 p.m., $5

Hillview Government Center: Jefferson Tarc Bus, Soundtrip, Two Pump Chump; 6 p.m., $5

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

Jeff Ruby’s: Robbie Bartlett; 9 p.m.

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

Jim Porter’s: Joe Diffie, Lindsey Lane & Axis, Self Inflicted, Rock Bottom Blues; 8 p.m., $20 adv., $25 DOS

Maple Inn Tavern: Shiny Old Soul; 9 p.m., free

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

Mulligan’s: Mickey Clark and John Gage; 7 p.m.

Nachbar: Rude Weirdo, Bus Hus; 10 p.m., free

O’Shea’s: 88 Keys & the Truth, 64 West; 10 p.m., $5

Patrick O’Shea’s: Voodoo Avenue; 10 p.m., $5

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Lit, Velcro Pygmies, Hellzapoppin Freakshow, Freddy & the Cruegers, Wax Factory, Juice Box Heroes, Point1Zero, Tragikly White; 7 p.m., $20

Siggy’s Pizza & Pub: Redline; 9 p.m., free

Stevie Ray’s: The Predators, King Bees; 7:30 p.m.

St. John UCC: Bourbon Baroque; 7:30 p.m., free

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

Third Street Dive: The Pinstripes, The Andy Shaw Band; 10 p.m., $6

Union Station: Don Trip; 8 p.m.

Vernon Club: Lamont Gillespie & 100 Proof, Li’l T&A, The Stray Cat Band; 9 p.m., $10

Waterfront Park: “Fest-a-Ville” with Cosa Seria; 11:30 a.m.; Lindsey Lane & Axis; 4 p.m.; The Hillbenders; 7 p.m.; Kirby’s Dreamland; 8 p.m.; The Charlie Daniels Band; 8 p.m.

WFPK: “Live Lunch” with Old 97’s, Sam Roberts; noon, free

Wick’s (The Highlands): Twistin’ Tarantulas, 3GC

Zanzabar: CAVE, Today the Moon Tomorrow the Sun; 10 p.m., $6

ZaZoo’s: Dallas Alice; 10 p.m.

 

SAT may 5

The Bard’s Town: Prime Time Players; 7 p.m., free; Keltricity; 7 p.m., free; White Knight; 10 p.m., $5

Billiards Club of Louisville: BSR; 10:30 p.m., $5

Blue River Café: Grease Gravy; 7 p.m.

Comedy Caravan: Spanky Brown, Zorna Jevon, Ally Breuner; 8 p.m. &10:15 p.m., $15 each

The Connection: Aurora Sexton; 10:30 p.m.

Corner Door: A Malcolm Project; 7 p.m., free

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

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

Gerstle’s: Mojoflo, Zach Deputy, Tristen Brooke; 9 p.m.

Golden Nugget: Dev & Doug; 10:30 p.m., ladies free

Hideaway Saloon: Roster McCabe, Autotrain; 9 p.m., $10

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

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

Jeff Ruby’s: Robbie Bartlett; 9 p.m.

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

Jim Porter’s: Replay; 8:30 p.m.

Kentucky Exposition Center: “T.I.’s Celebrity Derby Gala”; 10 p.m., $60-100

Magnolia Bar: The Fauxgues, The F Street Band; 11 p.m., $5

The Mammoth: Softcheque, Parlour, Faun Fables, Ford Theater Reunion, Madame Machine, w.n.b.a.; 7 p.m., $10

MGM 421: “The Celebrity Derby Fight Party” with Jim Phebe, Breezy Bree, Ms. Tanika; 7:30 p.m., $25

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

O’Shea’s: The Touchables, Howard Lewis & Lovins, 64 West; 10 p.m., $5

Patrick O’Shea’s: 88 Keys & the Truth; 10 p.m., $5

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Hot Action Cop, Rock Brigade, Scary Uncle, Stone the Crow; 8 p.m., $10

Ross Country Jamboree: Allie Shea Hash, Roger Riggs; $10

Stevie Ray’s: Freddy & the Cruegers; 7:30 p.m.

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

Third Street Dive: Izzy & the Catastrophics; 10 p.m., $7

Uncle Pleasant’s: The Uncommon Houseflies, Nick Peay; 8 p.m.

Union Station: Internal Bleeding, Coathanger Abortion, End It With a Shotgun, Littledidweknow; 7 p.m., $12

Wick’s (Goose Creek): The Dallas Cole Band; 9 p.m.

Wick’s (The Highlands): The Instruction, Satellite Twins, The Plastic Inevitables

Zombie House: “Derby of the Dead” with Uh-huh Baby Yeah, Late Ones, Vaderbomb, Fast Friends, Carl Fox, Against the Current, DK AK; 8 p.m., $10

 

SUN may 6

Comedy Caravan: Spanky Brown, Zorna Jevon, Ally Breuner; 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)

 

MON may 7

Derby Dinner Playhouse: Country Royalty; 7:30 p.m., $31-$36

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 8

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

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

BBC (Fourth 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: Charles Price; 7 p.m., free

Hideaway Saloon: Silo Effect; 10:30 p.m., $5

Hoggie’s: Short Bus; 7 p.m., free (R)

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

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

Phoenix Hill Farmers Market: Tristen Brooke; 4 p.m., free

Vernon Club: Rose Funeral, Demise of the King, Reign Revelation; 7 p.m., $10

Zanzabar: P.G. Six, Luke Roberts; 10 p.m.