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Live music listings for 5/15 - 5/21

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Wed MAY 15

Air Devils Inn: open jam; 7:30 p.m.

Bearno’s (Highlands): open mic; 8 p.m.

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

Diamond Pub (Highlands): open mic; 7 p.m.

Expo Five: Insane Clown Posse, Moonshine Bandits, Kung Fu Vampire, Axe Murder Boyz; 8 p.m., $21-$28

Fat Daddy’s: Ray Pamalue; 7 p.m.

Gerstle’s: Kimmet & Doug; 9:30 p.m.

Gustavo’s: Robby Cox; 6 p.m.

Hideaway Saloon: Tom Boone, Tom Browning, John D’Amato; 10 p.m., $3

Jack’s Lounge: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 7 p.m.

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

Jim Porter’s: open jam; 8:30 p.m.

Magnolia Bar: DJ Sleepy T, Lemi Vice, Gitsum; 11 p.m., $4

Majid’s: Barb Polk & Eddie Humphries; 7 p.m.

Manny & Merle: Petar Mandic; 7 p.m.

Mixer: open mic; 7 p.m.

Monkey Wrench: Relic; 9 p.m.

Moose Lodge #5: Rob Brown; 7 p.m.

Nachbar: VAMP; 10 p.m.

Purrswaytions: acoustic jam

Rudyard Kipling: jazz jam; 8 p.m.

Shenanigans: Mickey Clark; 7:30 p.m.

Solidarity: Real Live Tigers, Tender Mercy, Antique TV, Timelords; 8 p.m., $5

Stevie Ray’s: Screamin’ John, Tyrone Cotton; 9 p.m.

Theater Square: The VoJazz Trio; 7 p.m.

Third Street Dive: open mic; 8 p.m.; Mother Nang & Stealing Volume; 10 p.m.

Tin Roof: Drake White

Two Lane: Brian Elmore

Uncle Slayton’s: Matthew Perryman Jones, Elenowen; 8:30 p.m., $10

Volare: Robbie Bartlett

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

ZaZoo’s: Reno Divorce, Aint Worth Killin; 9 p.m., $5



AmVets Post 9: Red Tail Ring; 7:30 p.m., $5

Baxter’s 942: The Bottom Sop; 10 p.m.

BBC (4th Street): Tristen Brooke; 6 p.m.

Bud’s Tavern: Mike Willett & Rick Robbins; 8 p.m.

Corbett’s: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 6 p.m.

Dark Star Tavern: The White Russians; 10 p.m.

Diamond Pub (Highlands): DJ Goast; 11 p.m.

Flip Flop Jack’s: DJs Lady Carol & Fierce Tease; 10 p.m.

Gerstle’s: Kentucky Fried Mouse, Me & You

Headliners Music Hall: Drivin’ N’ Cryin’, The Whigs; 9 p.m., $15

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

Jerry Green & Friends: Jerry Green; 7 p.m.

Left Field Lounge: John Baxter; 10 p.m.

Maple Inn Tavern: Kevin Grayson Sr.; 9 p.m.

Mike Linnig’s: Mickey Clark & the Blue Norther; 7 p.m.

Molly Malone’s (St. Matthews): Petar Mandic; 10 p.m.

Nowhere Bar: DJ Sleepy T; 11 p.m.

O’Shea’s: Nick Dittmeier; 9 p.m.

Phoenix Hill Tavern: audition night; 10 p.m.

Rudyard Kipling: Maxwell Sound; 7:30 p.m.; Duke of Uke & His Novelty Orchestra, Aby Laby Land, TJ Elmore; 8 p.m.

Rye: The Pass, Jalin Roze; 7 p.m.; DJ PhreeyaMined; 10 p.m.

Saints: Cosa Seria; 9:30 p.m.

Stevie Ray’s: open jam; 9 p.m.

Texas Roadhouse (Dixie Hwy): The No Problem Band; 6:30 p.m.

Theater Square: Stein Stoess; 8 p.m.

Tin Roof: Rachel Timberlake

Two Lane: Big Rock Show; 8 p.m.

Warehouse Hookah Bar: open mic

Zanzabar: El Ten Eleven, Michna, Nude Pop; 9 p.m., $10-$12

ZaZoo’s: Reeves Gabrels & His Imaginary Friends, New Bravado; 9 p.m., $10



Billiards Club: Stone the Crow

Blue River Café: Bridge 19; 7 p.m.

Bud’s Tavern: Nutz & Honey; 8 p.m.

Caffé Classico: Gareth Jones; 6:30 p.m.

Carmichael’s (Highlands): “Louisville Loves Mountains” with Hay DJ, The Slow Charleston, Beady, River City Drum Corps, Hog Operation, Potluck Ramblers, Troubadours of Divine Bliss; 5 p.m.

Coconut Beach: Grupo Ache

Decca: Kyle James Hauser; 8 p.m.

The Deuce: Double Knot Spies; 9 p.m.

Diamond Pub (St. Matthews): DJ Mike Moody; 10 p.m.

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

The Exchange: Petar Mandic; 7 p.m.

Fat Daddy’s: Ray Pamalue; 8 p.m.

Flanagan’s: Freddy and the Cruegers; 10 p.m.

Galt House: “Bourbon and Blues”; 6 p.m.

Gerstle’s: Sparkle Steve, Stormy Mondayz, Casual Friday, Elizabeth Bissette

Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Six Mile Sound, JP Wright’s Railroad Music; 8 p.m.

Horseshoe Casino: Scotty McCreery; 8 p.m., $32-$47

Impellizerri’s (Downtown): This That & the Other

Jack Fry’s: Steve Crews; 7 p.m.

Jazzyblu: Maestro J.; 8 p.m., $10

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

Jim Porter’s: Grand Marquis; 7 p.m.

Lisa’s Oak Street Lounge: Shawn Sleeps Naked, John Gravatte’s Drunken Songs for Children, The Jereactors; 9 p.m., $5

Little Rick’s: Thomas Wietecha; 8 p.m.

Maker’s Mark Lounge: Petar Mandic; 11 p.m.

Mixer: Soul Trolley; 8 p.m.

Monkey Wrench: Nick Dittmeier, Fifth on the Floor, Johnny Berry; 8:30 p.m., $5

Moose Lodge #5: Reminiscing; 7 p.m.

Nowhere Bar: Glitter Titz DJz; 11 p.m.

Old Louisville: “SpringFest” with The Tunesmiths, Alex Wright and the Maven Down, Kentucky Hellbenders, Whiskey Bent Valley; 6 p.m.

O’Shea’s: Killer Lips

Palace Theater: Rodney Carrington; 8 p.m.

Phoenix Hill Tavern: Actual People, Xcapeartiz, D.O.H., Polio, Crash DDZ, Meth Wun, Bob Anonymous, Maddie Won’t Smoke, My Two Cents, Second Day Romans; 9 p.m.

Ri Ra: Tristen Brooke; 10 p.m.

Ross Country Jamboree: Doo-Wop All Stars; 7:30 p.m., $12

R Place Pub: Big Rock Show; 10 p.m.

Rudyard Kipling: The Misty Mountain String Band, Inland Traveler; 7:30 p.m., $5

Seidenfaden’s: DJs Blythe, Kim Sorise; 10 p.m.

Smyrna Inn: The Soundcheck; 8 p.m.

Stevie Ray’s: Studebaker John and the Hawks; 9 p.m., $5

Theater Square: The VoJazz Trio; 7 p.m.

Third Street Dive: Voice of Addiction, The Loaded Nuns, The Involuntarys; 10 p.m., $5

Tin Roof: Brinley Addington

Vincenzo: The Roger Dane Duo; 6 p.m.

Volare: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 8 p.m.

Warehouse Hookah Bar: DJ Goast

WFPK: “Live Lunch” with Christine Balfa and Balfa Toujours; noon

Wick’s (Goose Creek): The Bluesbenders; 9 p.m.

Wick’s (Hurstbourne): Shatterproof; 9 p.m.

Zanzabar: Plastic Plates, OK Deejays, DJ Stanislav; 11 p.m., $5-$7

ZaZoo’s: Daniel & the Lion, The Karsten Nelson Band; 9 p.m., $5



Bard’s Town: The J Bodies; 9 p.m., $5; Clown Car; 10 p.m., $5

Barret Bar: Tyrone Cotton & Stephen Couch; 9 p.m.

BChic Boutique: “Bardstown Bound” featuring Nick Peay

Billiards Club: Kevin Cummings

Blue River Café: The Lick Creek Band; 7 p.m.

Broad Run Vineyards: Another Colour; 6:30 p.m.

Bud’s Tavern: The Mike Yeager Band; 8 p.m.

Caffé Classico: Gareth Jones; 6:30 p.m.

Captain’s Quarters: Petar Mandic; 7 p.m.

Club 21: DJ KGee

Corydon Jamboree: Freddy Helm, Linda Smith, Haley Payne; 7:30 p.m., $10

Dark Star Tavern: The Pranksters; 10 p.m.

Decca: Troubadours of Divine Bliss; 8 p.m.

Diamond Pub (Highlands): DJ Craze, DJ Fluid, Yao Money, Jonathan “Oreo” Harris, Xybrium, LMNO; 8 p.m.; Nick Dittmeier; 10 p.m.

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

Fiesta Mexicana: Mickey Clark & the Blue Norther; 6:30 p.m.

Gerstle’s: The Decades Band, Strung Out Loud

Grateful Goat Winery: Tristen Brooke; 1 p.m.

Headliners Music Hall: Quiet Hollers, Discount Guns, The Downtown County Band, Mercy Academy; 8 p.m., $10

Highlands Tap Room: The Bottom Sop

Irish Exit: DJ Goast

Jazzyblu: Maestro J.; 9 p.m., $10

Jefferson Memorial Forest: Della Mae, Chatham County Line, Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper, Whiskey Bent Valley; 11 a.m., $10 per carload

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

Kenna’s Korner: The Soundcheck; 7 p.m.

Magnolia Bar: CatFight; 10 p.m.

Maker’s Mark Lounge: DJ DV8; 10 p.m.

Maple Inn Tavern: Hook Line & Sinker; 9 p.m.

Moose Lodge #5: Rockin Ricky Powell; 7 p.m.

Old Louisville: “SpringFest” with DJ Matt Anthony, Miss Reva Devereaux, Dog House Kitchen, Thirty Spokes, Beyond Doubt, Flamenco Louisville; 5 p.m.

Oxmoor Farm: “Bacon Ball” with Johnny Berry & the Outliers, DJ Sam Sneed; 7 p.m., $30-$40

Quills (Highlands): Old Baby, Faun Fables, Wei Zhongle; 10 p.m., $6-$8

Ri Ra: Slinky Jenkins

River City Winery: Roz Tate; 8 p.m.

Ross Country Jamboree: Jimmy Fortune; 7 p.m., $25

Rudyard Kipling: Mike Liotti and Rosedale, Loren Benjamin and the Outlet Connection; 7:30 p.m.

Seidenfaden’s: DJs Sam Sneed & Narwhal; 11 p.m.

Shepherdsville Country: Amber Martin, Kelly Casey, Natalie Berry, Doug Pinson; 7:30 p.m., $8

Siggy’s: The No Problem Band; 9:30 p.m.

Stevie Ray’s: Replay, Brass DeVille; 9 p.m., $5

Theater Square: The VoJazz Trio; 7 p.m.

Third Street Dive: Tenn Pound Hammer, Mayday Malone, The Bright White; 10 p.m., $5

Tin Roof: Megan Pflueger

Two Lane: Indiana Joe & Arrow

Vincenzo: The Roger Dane Duo; 6 p.m.

Volare: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 8 p.m.

Wick’s (Goose Creek): Muji Fuji; 9 p.m.

Wick’s (Middletown): Thomas Wietecha; 8:30 p.m.

Zanzabar: Glitter Titz DJs; 11 p.m.



American Turners: Big Rock Show, Mooseknuckle, Two Far Gone; 5 p.m.

Bard’s Town: Jim Needler Alex Peterson, Charles Price; 6 p.m., $3

Cole’s Place: “Apollo Nights”; 6 p.m., $5

Gerstle’s: The Pranksters; 10 p.m.

Hillview Government Center: Short Bus; 1 p.m., $5

Irish Rover: “Vera Causa Benefit” with Catherine Irwin, Scott Carney, Oscar Parsons, Silver Tongues, Junk Yard Dogs; 3 p.m., $8

Iroquois Amphitheater: The Louisville Winds; 3 p.m., $5

Kentucky Center for the Arts: River City Drum Corp, Mexico Lindo, ArtsReach Violin Studio; 4 p.m.

Lisa’s Oak Street Lounge: Brett Eugene Ralph, Max Benson, Jonathan Wood, Darren Rappa

Monkey Wrench: open mic; 8 p.m.

Nowhere Bar: DJ Lady Carol; 3 p.m.

St. Boniface: The Louisville Vocal Project; 3 p.m.

Tin Roof: Dean Heckel

Uncle Slayton’s: Mary Gauthier, Scott Nolan & Joanna Miller; 8:30 p.m., $15

Wiltshire On Market: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 6:30 p.m.



Bearno’s (Highlands): open mic; 7 p.m.

Brown Theater: Ben Sollee, Nawang Khechog; 8 p.m., 25-$75

Comedy Caravan: Don Krekel’s Big Band Orchestra; 8 p.m., $10

Decca: The Buzzard; 8 p.m.

Diamond Pub (Highlands): DJ Intelli-G; 10 p.m.

Gerstle’s: Petar Mandic; 10 p.m.

Irish Exit: Phil Regan

Stevie Ray’s: open mic; 9 p.m.

21C: Kirby Gann, Patrick Donnelly; 7:30 p.m.

Wick’s (Hurstbourne): Short Bus; 7 p.m.



Against the Grain: open mic; 9 p.m.

Blu: The Doug Elmore Jazz Trio; 7 p.m.

Bone Headz: Short Bus; 7 p.m.

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

Club 21: DJ Chaz C; 10 p.m.

Crazy Dave’s: open mic; 9 p.m.

Diamond Pub (Highlands): Petar Mandic; 10 p.m.

Gerstle’s: Acoustirotic

Headliners Music Hall: David Lindley, Danny Flanigan; 8 p.m., $20

Hideaway Saloon: DJ PhreeyaMined; 10 p.m.

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

Maple Inn Tavern: Erin & Gene; 9 p.m.

Monkey Wrench: DJ Captain Howdy; 9 p.m.

Saints: Dev & Doug; 9 p.m.

Spinelli’s (Downtown): DJs Intelli-G, Gitsum, Crikket, Inspireme, Beejj, Oblivion Sanction; $3-$5

Stevie Ray’s: blues jam; 9 p.m.

Wick’s (Highlands): Robby Cox; 10 p.m.

Zanzabar: DJ Joey Flispart; 9 p.m.