Urban Adventures on a Warm January Weekend (plus Ticket Winners Announced)

I hadn’t intended to write about this, but I always have my camera around and, as it turned out, Urban Woman and I had a great time this past Friday night, Saturday and Sunday. In the midst of it, we kept saying, “Man, this has been so much fun. No way would we be doing […]

A Momentous Week in Knoxville and Across the Nation

Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. birthday. Lots of festivities have been underway for days and more is planned for today. The annual King March takes places on MLK, Jr. Blvd this morning starting at 10:00 and our historically warm temperatures make participation as easy as ever. Tonight there will be a King celebration at the […]

The Downtown Knoxville Ten Day Planner (1/15/2016 – 1/24/2017)

If you want to be certain your event is included on this calendar, I’ll need your event two weeks in advance. The absolute best way to make sure I include your event is to make a FB event and invite me – two weeks in advance. My FB “events” are the one place I’ll go […]

Modern Studio Set for a (Pretty Cranked Up) Soft Opening

When I introduced you to Modern Studio last July, it seemed little more than a dilapidated building and a dream. Victor Agreda, Jr., Burke Brewer and Carolyn Corley had a vision and a lot of optimism. Raise your hand if you wondered if it would ever happen. I see you out there, and you, and […]

Rhythm N’ Blooms Announces Headliners (and a ticket Giveaway)

  It’s that time of year. We had the Big Ears announcement a few days ago, Bonnaroo just made their announcement and today we get word from Rhythm N’ Blooms about that festival’s lineup. Tickets are already on sale hereĀ and I’ll have a couple to give away. (Details at the end of this article.) This […]