Lexington native cellist and songwriter Ben Sollee will headline WUKY's Phoenix Fridays on August 22.
Last Friday of the Month,
June-September; 5 p.m.
(corner of N. Limestone and Main streets)
Lexington NPR affiliate WUKY 91.3 presents a new concert series on the fourth Friday of the month at downtown’s Phoenix Park, in front of the downtown public library. Upcoming nationally touring acts and favorite local acts round out the four concerts; free admission and on-site food and drink vendors are other modes of enticement.
June 27: Upcoming Louisville native songwriter Dawn Landes opens for former Felice Brothers member, songwriter, author and poet Simone Felice
July 25: Local bluegrass-tinged folk outfit Small Batch opens for Columbus-based indie rock group Saintseneca
August 22: Upbeat Lexington honky-tonk/soul sextet Coralee & The Townies open for nationally acclaimed cellist and songwriter Ben Sollee
September 26: Lexington vintage R&B act The Northside Sheiks open; headliner TBA