Dirty Guv’nahs Rock New Year’s Eve

As I mentioned, my choice to bring in the New Year was to attend the Dirty Guv’nah’s concert at the Bijou. I’m sure there were other great places to be in Knoxville, but this one proved to be an excellent choice. Dishwater Blonde, Bijou, Knoxville, New Year’s Eve 2010 Dishwater Blonde, Bijou, Knoxville, New Year’s […]

Christmas Day in Downtown Knoxville

So Christmas has come and gone, once again. What is it like to experience Christmas in the city? Of course, like anywhere, that depends on the person you ask. For everyone downtown, it’s pretty quiet. The streets are empty for most of the day. A soft snow-mist fell for much of the morning before turning […]

Dirty Guv’nahs Rock the House

The Dirty Guv’nahs, Bijou, Knoxville, Tennessee, September 24, 2010  I’ll admit upfront that I’m a groupie. If I was a newspaper writer I would have to confess my conflict of interest and disclose that this was the ninth time I’ve seen the group (for pictures of their most recent Sundown show go here). I’ve […]

Sun is Setting in a Western Sky (Sundown in the City: The Music)

The much anticipated Dirty Guvnah’s/Blues Traveler concert finally arrived last Thursday night. For those of you who may not be so familiar with Knoxville, Sundown in the City is an amazing series of free concerts presented each spring on Market Square in downtown Knoxville. The event features a mixture of local, regional and national artists […]