While many businesses continue to struggle to survive amid the COVID-19 pandemic, some Central Kentucky venues are getting back into the game by pivoting during the pandemic to adapt their spaces for safe and socially distant live music.
Following a nine-year stint from 2000-2009, entrepreneur John Tresaloni is returning to the corner of Euclid and Woodland Avenues and bringing back campus bar the Fishtank.
On July 19, Carama launched “16 Bars For Breonna” on his SoundCloud page with the intent of releasing a new verse or song each day about Breonna Taylor’s case until she received justice.
Working in the restaurant business has been so much a part of Tommy Walters’ life that you could say it’s in his DNA.
Amidst the pandemic, The Burl has taken to presenting live music in a new format: a safe, socially distanced series of outdoor shows in the venue’s parking lot.
Despite being largely sidelined from live performances since mid-March due to COVID-19, many central Kentucky musicians have continued to seek creative outputs.
With both movie theatres and live music venues taking a big financial hit during the pandemic, one Lexington club has found success in recent weeks with a run of free movie nights set in it’s socially distanced parking lot.
With over 150 different songs performed across nine shows spread throughout Nashville, Billy Strings’ ‘Streaming Strings’ summer tour was one for the ages.
After it’s opening was briefly put on hold by COVID-19, The Burl has launched The Burl Food, part of the complex’s third phase of expansion.
Prestonsburg Tourism and Lexington-based NBC affiliate WLEX 18 have announced a partnership that will yield a 30-minute show on the TV station highlighting the Eastern Kentucky community’s music scene.
Following a lengthy NBA career and subsequent fall from grace, former Kentucky basketball star (1986-’88) Rex Chapman is back to being “King Rex” again.
In the midst of a move from south-central Lexington to the city’s east side, membership-based community workshop Kre8Now Makerspace is using its innovative and cutting-edge tools to help produce critical personal protective equipment (PPE) for health care workers fighting COVID-19.