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Copious Notes has moved

Rich Copley’s Copious Notes blog has moved. View the Copious Notes blog at http://www.kentucky.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/copious-notes/

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Jordan Smith is on to ‘The Voice’ Top 12

The field for Season 9 of The Voice was cut in half Wednesday night, and in the least surprising development of the evening, Harlan County’s Jordan Smith made the cut. The coaches’ darling through the show’s first three rounds seems to have … Continue reading

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Harlan man stuns ‘The Voice’ judges

If you go onto a singing-competition show on national television seeking affirmation of your talent, you’d be hard-pressed to find a better response than Harlan’s Jordan Smith got Tuesday night on The Voice. His rendition of Sia’s Chandelier prompted most of the judges … Continue reading

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Details on the surprise Hunter Hayes show

So, you want to be one of the few, the proud who get to go to the Hunter Hayes show in Lexington tonight for CMT’s Instant Jam? Here’s the scoop: The show is at Cosmic Charlie’s (it was going to be at … Continue reading

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Campaign launched to bring ‘Parks and Rec’ band Mouse Rat to CentrePit

Even a renewed promise to finally develop the controversial CentrePointe block has not deterred Lexingtonians from launching new campaigns and initiatives regarding the block. The latest, launched Wednesday, is a bit of life imitating art involving the NBC sitcom Parks and … Continue reading

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Montgomery Gentry and Laura Bell Bundy drop new music on the same day

Nobody declared June 9, 2015, new music day in Kentucky, but that’s what we have with new releases from two Central Kentucky artists. Newly inducted Kentucky Music Hall of Fame members Eddie Montgomery and Troy Gentry, known to country music … Continue reading

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Derby helped bridge distance between Mom and me

My mother’s stockbroker was explaining to my brother-in-law a frustration of dealing with Mom. There was a stock she wanted to buy that he had advised against; it just didn’t have much of a chance of doing anything, he thought. … Continue reading

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Review: Ben Sollee at the Kentucky Theatre

Musicians often give hometown shows around holidays. Thanksgiving or Christmas visits can provide the perfect excuse for a hometown gig. But it was only fitting that the holiday Ben Sollee chose to make a Kentucky Theatre stand was Earth Day. After … Continue reading

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Lexington Children’s Theatre casts Jim Gray as …

So, you have probably played this game where you take a favorite film or play or novel and pick who among your friends or family would be which characters. Well, that’s what the Lexington Children’s Theatre has done for its … Continue reading

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Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra announces 2015-16 season

The Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra unveiled a 2015-16 lineup Thursday night that continues music director Scott Terrell‘s adventurous programming and features a monumental opening bow. Avner Dorman will be the Saykaly Garbulinska Composer-in-Residence, continuing the Philharmonic’s joint program with the Chamber Music … Continue reading

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