Louisville boasts the new-but-venerable Bourbon and Beyond while Cincinnati presents the indie Midpoint festival. Also, Rufus Wainwright, Gordon Lightfoot and Peri Young are on their ways to Lexington.
At Troy Gentry's Grand Ole Opry funeral Thursday, country music artist Vince Gill urged Kentuckian Eddie Montgomery to lean on his Opry family. Lexington native Gentry died in a plane crash last week ahead of a New Jersey performance with Montgomery. The two were Opry members.
Vince Gill urges tearful Eddie Montgomery to lean on Opry family
Charlie Daniels sings 'How Great Thou Art' for Troy Gentry
Little Big Town performs at Troy Gentry's Grand Ole Opry memorial service
Troy Gentry memorial: Rev. Michael L. Glenn's memorable eulogy