Louisville music http://wfpl.org en Following the 'Breadcrumb Trail' in Search of Louisville's Slint http://wfpl.org/post/following-breadcrumb-trail-search-louisvilles-slint <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Over the last 20 years, filmmaker Lance Bangs has worked on wide range of projects for music and entertainment folks—Spike </span>Jonze<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, REM, The Rolling Stones, David Cross, Pavement, Michel </span>Gondry<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Marc </span>Maron<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, The White Stripes.</span></p><p>That doesn’t even begin to scratch the surface.</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Sean Cannon 9111 at http://wfpl.org Following the 'Breadcrumb Trail' in Search of Louisville's Slint What Does Downtown Louisville's Mercury Ballroom Mean for Headliners Music Hall? http://wfpl.org/post/what-does-downtown-louisvilles-mercury-ballroom-mean-headliners-music-hall <p>When a few friends from Louisville started booking music shows at Headliners Music Hall in 2005, they had no idea they'd be pioneers in &nbsp;Louisville’s music scene.</p><p class="c0"><span>“We never set out to do that,” said Joe Argabrite, a now co-owner of Headliners on Lexington Road. &nbsp;“We set out to work hard and create a viable market, which we have and I think now people are very interested.” </span></p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 18:36:10 +0000 Jacob Ryan 8513 at http://wfpl.org What Does Downtown Louisville's Mercury Ballroom Mean for Headliners Music Hall? Independent Record Shops Come Roaring Back in Louisville http://wfpl.org/post/independent-record-shops-come-roaring-back-louisville <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The national decline of local independent record stores hit home two years ago this week when John </span>Timmons<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> <a href="http://archives.wfpl.org/2011/11/02/ear-x-tacy-closure-could-affect-live-music-venues/">announced that Ear </a></span><a href="http://archives.wfpl.org/2011/11/02/ear-x-tacy-closure-could-affect-live-music-venues/">X-tacy</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://archives.wfpl.org/2011/11/02/ear-x-tacy-closure-could-affect-live-music-venues/"> would close </a>for good.</span></p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 17:05:24 +0000 Joseph Lord 7334 at http://wfpl.org Independent Record Shops Come Roaring Back in Louisville