Songwriters Under the Stars

Songwriters under the Stars sounds enchanting, and well, it is. The 2nd Annual Nashville concert has some of the city’s top songwriters performing their hits backed by the Nashville Studio Symphony. It’s set amongst the gorgeous scenery of the Cheekwood Botanical Garden’s Shawn Lawn. Symphonic sounds complementing contemporary Music-City songwriters is a fantastic musical experience […]

By |April 22nd, |Adventures, Music, Previous Articles|0 Comments

Folk Rock and Roll

Spring is finally approaching. To some that means flowers blooming, birds chirping, and Allegra binges, but when I think of spring time all I can think of is folk-rock-and-roll. Every year on a mid-April weekend comes a very special music festival right in the heart of downtown Knoxville. The music festival is Rhythm N’ Blooms, […]

By |April 8th, |Music, Previous Articles|0 Comments

Wait, you can’t grow bluegrass in a cave?

Sometimes the music gods shine down and provide us with something amazing. 333 feet underground in a cave in the middle of nowhere, Tennessee, is one of the greatest music experiences you’ll ever come across. Here, outside the small Tennessee town of McMinnville, half-way between Nashville and Chattanooga, exists something truly unique. It’s called Bluegrass […]

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Radio ain’t dead, it’s just big boned

In this age of big business corporate radio stations, there is still an independently owned gem where the DJs are actually disk jockeys. They take pride in their work. There is a flow and rhythm throughout their sets. To them, DJing is an art form. The radio station is Knoxville’s own WDVX, and their idea […]

By |April 8th, |Music, Previous Articles|0 Comments