WED Sept 9th
4th Street Live!: Lunchtime Live!; 11 a.m.
8Up: High Sounds with DJ Matt Anthony; 7:30 p.m.
Baxters 942: Full Contact Karaoke; 10 p.m.
Bearno’s (Bardstown): Petar Mandic; 7 p.m.
Brownies The Shed (Hurstbourne): Karaoke; 10 p.m.
Churchill Downs: O.A.R., Allen Stone, Brynn Elliott; 7 p.m.
El Nopal (Crestwood): Nick Nichols; 7 p.m.
Expo Five: Avatar, Gemini Syndrome, Decree, Las Vicious; 7 p.m., $20
Gerstle’s Place: Kimmet & Doug; 9 p.m.
Goodwood Brewing: Open Mic Night; 7 p.m.
Headliners: Nashville Pussy, Valient Thorr, Stonecutters; 9 p.m., $15
Hideaway Saloon: The Pranksters; 10 p.m., $3
Highland Taproom: Open Mic Night; 11 p.m.
Magnolia Bar: Vinyl Night with DJ Clay Baker
Manny & Merle: Open Mic with CJ Cumberland; 7:30 p.m.
Mercury Ballroom: Gramatik, Big Wild, BRANX; 9 p.m.
Meta: Wu-Tang Wednesday
Monkey Wrench: Relic; 9 p.m.
New Vintage: DEERPEOPLE, The Hart Strings, Jim Shoarghts & Milque; 9 p.m., $8
Saint’s Pub: Dorney; 7 p.m.
Shenanigans: Mickey Clark, Dale Perry & Friends; 8 p.m.
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar: The Blues Drifters; 8:30 p.m.
Third Street Dive: IKILLYA, HeadCrusher, Neurotic November, The Convalescence, Brother Wolf, Open Mic with Vulcan Logic; 9 p.m.
Tim Faulkner Gallery: Jam Session with The Tunesmiths
Tin Roof: Mandy McMillian; 9 p.m.
UofL (Margaret Comstock Hall): Emeritus Faculty Artist Lee Luvisi on piano; 8 p.m.
Wick’s Pizza (Highlands): Baby Fishmouth; 9 p.m.
Wick’s Pizza (Live On State): Travis Bowlin; 8 p.m.
THUR Sept 10th
4th Street Live!: Thirsty Thursday; 8 p.m.
8Up: Cinematic Slease with DJ Kim Sorise; 7:30 p.m.
Bard’s Town: Joe Gomez Guitar Ensemble; 6 p.m.
Baxters 942: Old Dominion; 6:30 p.m.
Blu Italian Grille: Hickory Vaught & Friends Bluegrass Band
Chill Bar: Kewl Karaoke; 9 p.m.
Drake’s (Shelbyville): Petar Mandic; 8 p.m.
Four Pegs: Open Mic Night; 8 p.m.
Gerstle’s Place: War Panties; 9 p.m.
Highland Taproom: Karaoke; 10 p.m.
Loui Loui’s: J-Boy’s Open Mic Jam; 7 p.m.
Lou Orleans: The Vibe Open Mic; 9:30 p.m.
Magnolia Bar: Matthew Corken; 10 p.m.
Mercury Ballroom: Magic Men Live!; 8 p.m.
Meta: Carly Johnson & Craig Wagner; 8 p.m.
Molly Malone’s (St. Matthews): DJ Night; 10:30 p.m.
Nowhere Bar: DJ Jay Kay; 7 p.m.
Planet Bar: Kaitie & Augie; 8 p.m.
Rudyard Kipling: Open Mic Night; 10 a.m.
Saint’s Pub: Bourbon, Brew, BBQ and Free Live Music; 8 p.m.
Stevie Ray’s Blue Bar: T.N.T. Throwdown & Open Jam; 9 p.m.
Tim Faulkner Gallery: Danika & Jeb-An Acoustic Evening; 8 p.m.
Tin Roof: Bourbon Straights; 9 p.m.
Zanzabar: The Sheepdogs, Buffalo Killers; 8 p.m., $15
FRI Sept 11th
8Up: Mile High Club with JP Source; 10 p.m.
Amy Z’s Pub: Joe D’Amato; 8 p.m.
Bard’s Town: Karaoke with Groucho; 10 p.m.
Bearno’s (Bardstown): Petar Mandic; 9 p.m.
Bistro 42: The King Bees; 9 p.m.
BJ Sport’s Bar: Roadhouse Ramblers; 8 p.m., $3
Brownie’s The Shed (Hurstbourne): Dean Heckel; 9 p.m.
Bud’s Tavern: John Walsh; 8 p.m.
Connections: Laboy Lefemme’s Drag Show; 10:30 p.m.
Decca: Dave McDonnell Group, Vinyl Night; 9:30 p.m.
Diamond Pub (Highlands): Glow Show with A L Neon; 10 p.m., $5
Expo Five: SayWeCanFly, Wind In Sails, Casey Bolles, Sounds Like Harmony; 6:30 p.m., $12
Foxhollow Farms: Home Page Realty Concert; 6 p.m., $10
Gerstle’s Place: Scott Wyatt, Off The Record, Sunday Six; 5 p.m., $5
Gypsy’s Sports Grille: No Problem; 8 p.m.
Headliners: The Sweet Spot; 9:45 p.m., $25
Hideaway Saloon: The Pranksters; 11 p.m., $5
Jimmy’s Music: Album Release Party for Nick Peay’s “Sobering”; 7 p.m.
Kentucky Center: The Paul Thorn Band; 8 p.m.
Louis’s The Ton: Robb Nickerson Quartet Bluenote Late Night Jazz; 11 p.m.
Lou Orleans: Live Band; 5 p.m.
Lydia House: Family Dog & Dry Summer; 9 p.m.
Magnolia Bar: The Little Ships, The Trouts, The Cartoons; 10 p.m.
Mercury Ballroom: Magic Men Live!; 9 p.m.
Mr. G’s Lounge: Karaoke; 10 p.m.
New Vintage: Light Treasons, Colors in Mind, Ol’ Girl, Brenda, Ghost Bomb; 9 p.m., $9
Nowhere Bar: DJ Glitter Titz; 10 p.m.
Over The 9: Aquila Bock; 7 p.m.
Planet Bar: DJ Brios; 10 p.m.
Play: Morgan McMichaels from RuPaul’s Drag Race
Ross Country Jamboree: Honkeywood; 7:30 p.m., $10
Saint’s Pub: The Spokes, Chad Graham, Gabe Deknatel; 9 p.m.
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar: Old School; 9 p.m.
Third Street Dive: Jas Patrick, Rachel Lipsky, Georgia English & The Jukebox Kids; 10 p.m., $5
Tim Faulker Gallery: Jerhico Harlot & The Slams; 8 p.m.
Tin Roof: Mandy McMillian, Kris Hitchcock; 6:30 p.m., $5
Trixie’s: Fear Factory, Once Human, Before The Mourning, The Bloodline, Beyon Dyplication; 7:30 p.m., $20
Wick’s Pizza (Goose Creek): The Dammit; 9 p.m.
Wick’s Pizza (Highlands): Dangerous Ally; 10 p.m.
Wick’s Pizza (Live On State): Shane Dawson; 10 p.m.
Wick’s Pizza (Middletown): Karaoke with Lisa; 8 p.m.
Zanzabar: Fred Table and the Chairs, Alanna Fugate; 8 p.m., $5
SAT Sept 12th
8Up: Hang Up with Alex Bell; 10 p.m.
Bard’s Town: Karaoke with Groucho; 8 p.m.
BJ Sport’s Bar: DJ Rip; 10 p.m., $3
Boneheadz Pub: No Problem
Brownie’s The Shed (Hurstbourne): Carl Stuck; 9 p.m.
Chill Bar: DJ Brios; 10 p.m.
Chubby Ray’s: Turley Richards; 7:30 p.m.
Clifton Center: Homefront; 4 p.m.
Clifton’s Pizza: Janis Pruitt, Mike Williams, Phil Ragland; 8 p.m.
Connections: Laboy Lefemme’s Drag Show; 10:30 p.m.
Decca: Vinyl Night; 10 p.m.
Diamond Pub (Concert Hall): Thriftworks, Russ Liquid, Dragon House; 9 p.m.
Diamond Pub (Highlands): Petar Mandic; 10 p.m.
Fort Knox, KY (Eastman Park): Fort Knox Blues Festival
Gerstle’s Place: Judge Angus, Strung Out Loud; 9 p.m., $5
Goodwood Brewing: Goodwood Brewing Stringband Jam Session; 4 p.m.
Gypsy’s Sports Grille: Pat Younger
Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Karass and Visiting Nurse, Phourist and the Photons, The Pat Sajak Assassins
Headliners: Delta Rae, Penny & Sparrow; 8 p.m., $18
Hideaway Saloon: Hot Iron Skillet; 11 p.m., $3
Highland Taproom: Karaoke; 11 p.m.
Iroqouis Ampitheater: The Dark Side of The Wall’s – Wish The Animals Were Here; 6:30 p.m., $45
Kentucky Center: Dark Side of the Wall – Wish The Animals Were Here; 7:30 p.m.
Marric’s Resturant: Joe D’Amato; 5:30 p.m.
Martin’s Tavern: The Mr. Wonderful Production Band; 10 p.m.
Mercury Ballroom: The Struts, Jet Black Orchid; 8:30 p.m.
Meta: Derby City Soul Club’s Vinyl Night; 10 p.m.
Molly Malone’s (St. Matthews): Dance Party; 10:30 p.m.
Mr. G’s Lounge: Karaoke; 10 p.m.
New Vintage: The Damn Quails; 9 p.m., $10
Planet Bar: Riley & Price, Karaoke; 8 p.m.
Play: Butchertown Get Down – “Drive” with Sam Sneed; 9 p.m.
RiverStage: Zumba Glow Party; 7 p.m.
Ross Country Jamboree: Natalie Berry, Billy Hart; 7 p.m.
Saint’s Pub: Album Release Party for Nick Peay’s “Sobering” with Anni and the Jones; 7 p.m.
Seidenfaden’s Cafe: Sam Sneed & Aaron Chadwell; 11 p.m.
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar: One Shot Johnny, Soul Circus; 6:30 p.m.
Third Street Dive: Drunk & Sailor, Emma Loo & Sam, 40rty, Vinyl Sunday; 10 p.m., $5
Waterfront Park (Brown-Foreman Amphitheater): Fleur De Lis Regatta; 2 p.m.
Waterfront Park (Brown-Foreman Lawn): Louisville Pagan Pride Day; 11 a.m.
Wick’s Pizza (Goose Creek): Broken Dreams; 9 p.m.
Wick’s Pizza (Highlands): Stone Soup; 10 p.m.
Wick’s Pizza (Live On State): Gas Money; 10 p.m.
Wick’s Pizza (Middletown): Doug Florio; 9 p.m.
Zanzabar: Zella Day; 7:30 p.m., $15
SUN Sept 13th
8Up: Rockin’ Rooftop Ramen & Rose; 8 p.m.
Bard’s Town: Classical Revolution; 6:30 p.m.
Chill Bar: Kewl Karaoke; 8 p.m.
Connections: Laboy Lefemme’s Drag Show; 10:30 p.m.
Diamond Pub (Highlands): Petar Mandic; 9 p.m.
Flat12 Bierwerks: Acoustic Brunch; 11 a.m.
Gerstle’s Place: The Pranksters; 10 p.m.
Kentucky Center: Open Mic; 4 p.m.
Monkey Wrench: Bluegrass Brunch; 10 a.m.
New Vintage: John Clay & Friends Open Mic; 7 p.m.
North Lobby: Open Mic; 4 p.m.
Norton Commons Ampitheater: Louisville Orchestra’s ‘Corkestra’; 2:30 p.m.
Nowhere Bar: DJ Syimone; 6 p.m.
Planet Bar: Sunday Funday; 2 p.m.
RiverStage: Rock on Water with Jason Gray, Carrollton, Hush Harbor; 7 p.m.
Tim Faulkner Gallery: Vinyl Brunch; 11 p.m., $5
Zanzabar: Jib Kidder; 8 p.m., $5
MON Sept 14th
Decca: The Buzzard; 8 p.m.
Gerstle’s Place: Petar Madic; 9 p.m.
Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Vinyl Night; 8 p.m.
Highland Taproom: Metal Monday; 11 p.m.
Lou Orleans: Blue Monday with Down Home Blues; 5 p.m.
Nowhere Bar: Service Industry night with Kevin Cummings; 10 p.m.
Time & Space: Open Mic; 10 p.m.
Tin Roof: Korey Hunt; 9 p.m.
TUES Sept 15th
Bardstown, KY: Kentucky Bourbon Festival; 9 p.m.
Buckheads (Bardstown): Mickey Clark & Dale Perry; 5 p.m.
Clifton Center: Pride of Kentucky Chorus; 6 p.m.
Gerstle’s Place: Frankie Moody; 9 p.m.
Haymarket Whiskey Bar: Pirate Night with Drunk & Sailor
Highland Taproom: Listening Party for Keep Louisville Loud Radio Show; 10 p.m.
Iroqouis Ampitheater: Billy Idol, The London Souls; 7 p.m., $70
Kaiju Bar: Mary Ocher; 9 p.m.
Kreso’s: The Evolution of Bourbon Through Bluegrass Music; 5 p.m., $60
Nowhere Bar: Karaoke with Lisa; 7 p.m.
Seidenfaden’s Cafe: Sound and Vision – Movies about Music; 8 p.m.
Stevie Ray’s Blues Bar: The World Famous Tuesday Blues Jam; 9 p.m.
Tin Roof: Mandy McMilan; 9 p.m.
Wick’s Pizza (Live on State): Swing Dancing; 7 p.m.