Zakk Sabbath // Louisville, KY 8.18.19

Zakk Sabbath Mercury Ballroom Louisville, KY August 18th, 2019 Photos and words by Emily May Zakk Sabbath, iconic metal guitarist Zakk Wylde’s Black Sabbath cover band, performed recently in Louisville, KY to a packed venue of metal fans!  Formed by Wylde in 2014, the cover band has amassed quite a Continue Reading

Interpol – Surfbort // Louisville, KY 8.8.19

Interpol with Surfbort Old Forester’s Paristown Hall Louisville, KY August 8th, 2019 Photos and words by: Emily May Louisville, KY’s newest music venue has been bringing some great bands to the city since opening.  On the evening of August 8th, post-punk/indie rock band Interpol performed to a packed venue of Continue Reading

September Mourning – Call Me Monster – Mass Asylum // Louisville, KY 8.3.19

September Mourning with Call Me Monster and Mass Asylum Zanzabar Louisville, KY August 3rd, 2019 Photos and words by Emily May Hard Rock band September Mourning, who is in the midst of touring, made a stop recently in Louisville, KY.  The band’s concept is based on the fictional human-grim reaper Continue Reading

Corrosion Of Conformity – Crowbar – Quaker City Night Hawks – Lo-Pan // Louisville, KY 7.31.19

Corrosion Of Conformity with Crowbar, Quaker City Night Hawks and Lo-Pan Mercury Ballroom Louisville, KY July 31st, 2019 Photos and words by Emily May Heavy Metal band Corrosion of Conformity performed recently in Louisville, KY, having released their latest album No Cross No Crown earlier last year.  The band has been a Continue Reading

Lucero – Lydia Loveless // Louisville, KY 7.25.19

Lucero with Lydia Loveless Old Forrester’s Paristown Hall Louisville, KY July 25th, 2019 Photos and words by Emily May Memphis-based country-punk/rock band Lucero has been cultivating a loyal fanbase over the past 20+ years as a band and performed recently to a packed house in Louisville, KY.  The band has Continue Reading

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue – Mucca Pazza – Pilobolus -Ben Sollee // Louisville, KY 7.23.19

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue with Mucca Pazza, Pilobolus and Ben Sollee Old Forrester’s Paristown Hall Louisville, KY July 23rd, 2019 Photos and words by Emily May July 23rd was a night of celebration as Old Forrester’s Paristown Hall, Louisville’s newest music venue, had it’s opening night concert.  And what Continue Reading

Forecastle Festival 2019 // Louisville, KY 7.12-7.14

Forecastle Festival Waterfront Park Louisville, KY July 12th-14th Photos and words by Emily May Summertime is an exciting time of year for many people, but for music lovers it means festival season.  With a variety of festivals scattered across the US, one that more and more people flock to every Continue Reading

The Get Up Kids – Great Grandpa // Louisville, KY 7.11.19

The Get Up Kids with Great Grandpa Mercury Ballroom Louisville, KY July 11th, 2019 Photos and words by Emily May   Beloved punk rock band The Get Up Kids, who are in the midst of touring in support of their new album Problems, made a stop recently in Louisville, KY.  Performing Continue Reading

White Reaper – Twen – Buddy Crime // Louisville, KY 6.29.19

White Reaper with Twen and Buddy Crime Headliners Music Hall Louisville, KY June 29th, 2019 Photos and words by Emily May Beloved hometown band Whiter Reaper recently performed in Louisville while on tour with Twen, performing to a sold-out crowd of fans.  With plenty of fun energy and excitement in Continue Reading

X – Folk Uke // Louisville, KY 6.25.19

X with Folk Uke Mercury Ballroom Louisville, KY June 25th, 2019 Photos and words by Emily May Legendary punk band X performed recently in Louisville to a packed venue of fans.  Having formed in 1977, the band has had a long and successful career, garnering a large and loyal fanbase Continue Reading

Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Emily Edrosa // Louisville, KY 6.17.19

Unknown Mortal Orchestra with Emily Edrosa Headliners Music Hall Louisville, KY June 17th, 2019 Photos and words by Emily May Portland based psychedelic rock band Unknown Mortal Orchestra recently made a stop in Louisville, KY.  The band has been touring in support of their latest album IC-O1 Hanoi, an instrumental Continue Reading

Forecastle Festival 2019: A List Of Not-To-Miss Bands

Summertime is an exciting time of year, but for many concert-goers it signals the start of festival season.  There are many festivals to get excited about, but one that has been gaining traction and popularity over the years is Forecastle Festival.  Taking place in Louisville, KY each July, festival-goers flock Continue Reading