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Zac Brown Band coming to Rupp Arena

Country music fans can expect an early Christmas present this year with the Zac Brown Band playing at Rupp Arena Dec. 14. OK, you will have to pay for tickets, which are $29.50 to $69.50 and go on sale at … Continue reading

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Duck Dynasty coming to Rupp Arena

Rupp Arena has played host to numerous college basketball and pop music dynasties over the decades. But Sept. 29, it will be taken over by the singular power of the Robertson family of Duck Dynasty. Frankfort Christian Academy is hosting a discussion … Continue reading

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Review: Winter Jam 2012 at Rupp Arena

More: Check out our photo gallery from Winter Jam 2012 at Rupp Arena. Not everyone can play an arena. Regular attendees at Rupp Arena concerts have certainly sat through performances by opening acts, sometimes even headliners who were not ready … Continue reading

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Miranda Lambert concert at Rupp Arena postponed

Miranda Lambert has postponed her sold-out concert Friday at Rupp Arena in Lexington due to a death in her family. The rescheduled show will be Feb. 26. Lambert’s father-in-law, Dick Shelton, died Tuesday in Oklahoma, according to a statement from … Continue reading

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‘Bodies Revealed’ extends its stay

  Bodies Revealed, the inaugural exhibit at the Lexington Center Museum and Gallery, has been ­extended through Jan. 29. A news release cited “overwhelming response” to the show in ­announcing its extension beyond its ­originally slated closing date of Jan. … Continue reading

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Ichthus organizers hope to attract more local fans

The Ichthus Festival is focusing on a new market: Central Kentucky. During the past four ­decades, the Wilmore ­Christian pop music festival has drawn fans from all over the Eastern United States and even farther away. Ichthus CEO Mark ­Vermilion … Continue reading

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The end is near for the David Crowder Band

The David Crowder Band has announced it is working on its last record and will play its last tour in the fall. A characteristically geeky statement on the band’s website explains that the group always had a six album plan … Continue reading

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The faithful roots of country and bluegrass

Toward the end of its Winter Jam set last Saturday night at Rupp Arena, the David Crowder Band treated us to a little bluegrass. As he has done on his last few visits to Kentucky, guitarist Jack Parker strapped on … Continue reading

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Review: Winter Jam 2011 at Rupp Arena

Newsboys may be the comeback story of Christian rock. I purposely did not qualify that statement with “of the year” or “of the decade.” Christian pop has never been a genre that completely let faded heroes of the past back … Continue reading

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Red hot at Winter Jam

More: Click here to listen to our chat with Red’s Anthony Armstrong. In 2006, the band Red released its debut album, hoping someone would listen. The group wasn’t even on a label at the time, but slowly people tuned in … Continue reading

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