August 3: A Lion Named Roar

August 3: A Lion Named Roar

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Lion Named Roar, the Louisville masters of Western Pop, are loaded up with new songs for a charity concert at Headliners.

A fundraiser for Brightside, the concert will feature A Lion Named Roar and Dave Moisan, along with In Lightning and Jenna Dean. It's Friday, August 8, at 6 p.m. Music lovers can get tickets for $10 or VIP entrance for $40. Order tickets in advance on Headliners' website. If you wait til the day of the show, expect to pay $12.50.

Chris Jackson and Tyler Anderson of A Lion Named Roar visited The Setlist and talked about their new single, "Riches or Gold," which they wrote about Louisville native Hunter S. Thompson. Hear the meaning behind it, along with a preview of the sound, in the video above or check out the band's Soundcloud page.

They have more new music for their fans to hear, which they plan on giving everyone a taste of at Headliners. Keep up with A Lion Named Roar on Facebook to get more updates from the guys as they grow their EP Foreign Land into a full album.

The Setlist is a collaboration between WFPK Music Director Kyle Meredith and WAVE 3 News Producer Laurel Mallory with videography and editing by Chris Witzke. It airs every Sunday morning on WAVE 3 News Weekend Sunrise, which is produced by Ali Hammond.

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