The indie-folk stylings of Horse Feathers, iconic Louisville rap quartet Nappy Roots and the hip-hop and rock fusion of Ivyrye are on tap on this week’s live menu.
The Moonshiner’s Ball escaped the rain at a new location and season in year five with standout performances from Southern Avenue, Turkuaz, River Whyless, The Wooks and others.
The Second Annual PeteFest Music Festival will be held on Sept. 7th-9th, 2018 in Louisville, Ky. at Jones Fields Nature Preserve with Son Volt, a “Stop Making Sense” Talking Heads collaboration, Ben Sollee and others.
Earlier this week I had the opportunity to speak with Mark Charles Heidinger ahead of Vandaveer’s March 13 show at the Downtown Arts Center in Lexington. We discussed musical beginnings, Lexington ties, ‘The Wild Mercury’, Kentucky pride, and much more.
The musical escapades of Mark Charles Heidinger have seen the Lexingtonian traverse the country, but his strong Kentucky ties always seem to find their way into the folk-pop stylings of his near decade old project, Vandaveer, which released its fifth full length album, “The Wild Mercury,” Feb. 19.