From Louisville Punk/Hardcore History
Jump to: navigation, search

Around 1980, Tewligans was a biker bar, but moved over into a newer format, including punk and new wave acts. Located in the same spot on Bardstown Road as The Cherokee, and later Cahoots.

There is a Facebook group dedicated to the place that you should check out: [1]

Louisville bands that played there:

National Acts that played there:

  • Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Fugazi
  • Circle Jerks
  • 10,000 Maniacs
  • R.E.M. (under fake name)
  • Mighty, Mighty, Bosstones
  • U.K. Subs
  • Smashing Pumpkins
  • Pearl Jam
  • Tesco Vee's Hate Police
  • Johnny Thunders (of the New York Dolls) 1984 & 3/1/86
  • Shakin Pyramids (Ireland)
  • Hellbillies (Chicago)
  • Bad Brains
  • Flock of Seagulls
  • They Might Be Giants
  • Jonathon Richman
  • Hasil Atkins
  • Mojo Nixon & Skid Roper
  • Afghan Whigs
  • Eleventh Dream Day 3/13/1993 (w/ some Lvl members incl. Wink O'Bannon)