Fleetwood Mac’s career arc in five songs

Before Fleetwood Mac performs at the KFC Yum Center on Wednesday, we combed through their discography, searching for the songs that define the growth, change, anger, turmoil, brilliance and pivotal moments scattered throughout the legendary band’s career. From early blues instrumentals to pop mega-hits, and through numerous lineup changes, Fleetwood Mac... Continue Reading

Cat Power returns to Louisville with ‘Wanderer’

Seconds into our conversation Chan Marshall begins to chant: “Louisville! Louisville! Louisville!” It’s a jocular introduction I wasn’t expecting, considering I was talking to the troubadour wizard known as Cat Power, a singer-songwriter responsible for some of the most forthright, melancholy songs this side of Karen Dalton. I take it as... Continue Reading