Live Nation http://wfpl.org en New Louisville Music Venue to be Called Mercury Ballroom http://wfpl.org/post/new-louisville-music-venue-be-called-mercury-ballroom <p>A new music venue planned for South Fourth Street in Louisville now has a name.</p><p>The Mercury Ballroom is scheduled to open in April of next year.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It will be housed in the renovated Wright-Taylor Building near Fourth and Chestnut. &nbsp; The venue is owned by Live Nation, which also operates the Louisville Palace just to the south.</span></p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 21:37:14 +0000 Rick Howlett 7843 at http://wfpl.org New Louisville Music Venue to be Called Mercury Ballroom Music Venue, Hotel in the Works for Louisville's South Fourth Street http://wfpl.org/post/music-venue-hotel-works-louisvilles-south-fourth-street <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A long-vacant building on South Fourth Street in Louisville will be transformed into a 900-seat music hall.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It&rsquo;s part of larger development underway in the downtown district known as Clay Commons.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Officials announced today that the Wright Taylor building in the 600 block of South Fourth has been purchased by the Live Nation entertainment company, which already owns the nearby Louisville Palace.</span></p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 19:21:00 +0000 Rick Howlett 6987 at http://wfpl.org Music Venue, Hotel in the Works for Louisville's South Fourth Street