Monthly Archives: January 2013

The New Orleans Jazz Fest Announces 2013 Lineup

Things are jumping in New Orleans these days. Mardi Gras is rolling towards its Fat Tuesday climax on Feb. 12, and the Super Bowl is being hosted next Sunday. You want to see a big party watch all these Mardi … Continue reading

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LOUISVILLE, KY Brown Theatre | 315 W. Broadway | Louisville, KY | 502-584-7777 Yo La Tengo w/Calexico | Tue. Jan. 29 | $23 adv-$25 dos | 20:00 | All Ages Punch Brothers w/Minton Sparks | Tue. Feb. 5 | $26.50 | 19:30 | All … Continue reading

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City Barbeque Makes An Effort

Barbeque has started popping up more often around the Bluegrass Region these days, one recent addition is City Barbeque, which opened last June in Lexington. Its location on Richmond Road is nestled in between a couple car dealerships, but is plenty … Continue reading

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Budweiser and Beck’s Debut New Beers Packing a Punch

Anyone else catch those teaser ads by Budweiser featuring a black label against a golden amber background? Turns out Anheuser-Busch has two new beers rolling off its production lines in St. Louis: Budweiser Black Crown and Beck’s Sapphire. Why add two … Continue reading

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LOUISVILLE, KY Headliners Music Hall | 1386 Lexington Road | Louisville, KY |502-584-8088 Circa Survive w/Minus the Bear | Mon. Mar. 11 | $20 adv-$22 dos | Doors 19:00 Frightened Rabbit | Wen. Mar. 27 | $13 adv-$15 dos | … Continue reading

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Lynn’s Paradise Cafe Closes Doors

Lynn’s Paradise Cafe is no more. The Louisville comfort food stalwart abruptly closed its doors last Friday after 22-years in business. This was not due to a lack of customers. Lynn’s had a devoted clientele drawn to the shimmering sign … Continue reading

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Metallica is “Some Kind of Monster”

Under the heading of better late than never, I finally viewed a copy of the 2004 Metallica documentary “Some Kind of Monster.” This film captures the creative and personal tensions erupting between band members during the recording of their 2003 … Continue reading

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Cooperation Is Key For A Successful 2013 Kentucky Legislative Session

It’s January again, which means the Kentucky General Assembly is back in session for another round of its own special brand of realty programming. Political gamesmanship, witticisms and wastes of time are sure to be on display over this short … Continue reading

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Lance Armstrong is Going Down HARD

Oh how the mighty have fallen. Lance Armstrong was one of the greatest athletes of his generation or any other. He owned a seat at the table with Michael Jordan, Wayne Gretzky, Muhammad Ali, Pele, Roger Federer and Tiger Woods. … Continue reading

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The Phunny Phorty Phellows Begin the March to Mardi Gras

I trust everyone had a happy Epiphany? Not sure? It took me doing a touch of religious research to figure that one out as well. More to the point the arrival of the Epiphany means Carnival season is officially under … Continue reading

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