Posts Tagged ‘bluegrass’

14 Jun. 2011

Concert Review: Alison Krauss and Union Station

The inimitable bluegrass troupe Alison Krauss and Union Station graced The Lawn at White River State Park stage in Indianapolis on a beautiful, balmy night last Thursday. It’s been a few years since Krauss has brought her mellow, yet spirited tones to the Circle City, so country music devotees and nu-grass converts were ready and […]

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20 May. 2011

Concert Review: The Charlie Daniels Band

Note: This concert review was lost in the ether after our recent server outage. Some may have forgotten about the event, but I found the night a little too good to let slip away. So I’m here to tell you how it all went down. On Friday, April 29th, The Charlie Daniels Band took the […]

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22 Apr. 2011

Concert Preview: The Charlie Daniels Band

Some of the younger kids know him as that old guy playing the crazy fiddle in the Geico commercial, but to millions around the world, he’s the one and only Charlie Daniels. Last seen on an Indianapolis stage in September 2010, The Charlie Daniels Band is back to promote their latest patriotic album, The Land […]

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12 Mar. 2011

Concert Preview: Keller Williams at The Vogue

America’s favorite one-man jam band is coming to Indy’s The Vogue to throw a little eclectic funk on your St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Keller Williams, a veritable jack-of-all-musical-trades, takes the stage at the Broad Ripple landmark to showcase his motley mix of country, bluegrass, rock, reggae, jazz, folk and a wee bit of percussive hip […]

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29 Jan. 2011

Bluegrass Ball w/ The Travelin McCourys, Cornmeal, White Lightning Boys – Bluebird – 01/29/11 – Bloomington, IN

Who Bluegrass Ball w/ The Travelin McCourys, Cornmeal, White Lightning Boys When Saturday, January 29, 2011 9:00pm – $15 adv / $20 at door – 21+ Where Bluebird (map) 216 N. Walnut St. Bloomington, IN, United States 47401 Other InfoA night of bluegrass at the Bluebird nightclub. The bands will perform individually followed by a […]

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06 Dec. 2010

Tuesday night at the Bluebird: Hot Buttered Rum with The New Old Cavalry

Uncork the old moonshine jug and get ready for some 21st century pickin’ and grinnin’: progressive bluegrass aficionados Hot Buttered Rum will bring their modern take on the traditional genre to Bloomington’s Bluebird nightclub this Tuesday night. Signed to the String Cheese Incident-run label SCI Fidelity, the band is well-known on the jam scene for […]

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02 Mar. 2010

Radio Radio Presents Split Lip Rayfield.

Tomorrow night starting at 8 p.m. Endiana will be opening for Split Lip Rayfield at Radio Radio. Split Lip Rayfieldconsists of three “bad-asses” that contribute to a sound unlike any other. They venture to find a medium between bluegrass and punk rock, and they are pleased with their success in doing so. (Please refer to the YouTube […]

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27 Jan. 2009

Indianapolis Concert: Old Crow Medicine Show at the Vogue in Broad Ripple

Old Crow Medicine Show will be in concert at the Vogue in Broad Ripple this coming Saturday, 1/31/09. Old Crow Medicine Show is an old-time string band based in Nashville, Tennessee. They have been recording since 1998. The band has headlined at such major music festivals as Bonnaroo, Telluride Bluegrass Festival, and the New Orleans Jazz Festival. Their 2007 live-performance itinerary included shows in Boone, NC, Seattle, Lawrence, KS, Arcata, CA, Knoxville, […]

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14 Jan. 2009

Indianapolis Concert: Woodbox Gang at Sams Saloon

Friday night at Sams Saloon in Indianapolis, the Woodbox Gang is in concert. The Woodbox Gang play an eclectic, unique style of bluegrass music labeled by some as “insurgent Americana,” “jug-punk,” “y’allternative,” and “funk-a-billy;” though they prefer the terms “caustic acoustic” and “trashcan Americana”. Whatever you wanna call it, its fun to watch. The show starts […]

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