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 […]

Local Christmas Music for Your Stocking

As always, Knoxville enjoys an embarrassment of riches in the musical arena. This Christmas season has given us at least three new disks featuring local artists. You can’t go wrong with any of the three, so head out to disk exchange and pick them up! The first is by Christabel and the Jons. After much […]

Blue Plate on Ice and a Tasty Menu at Lattitude 35

Tony Lawson, Knoxville Music Icon Those blessed bad weather days just kept coming last week and, for me, that meant a daily trek through the ice or snow to WDVX studios on Gay Street for the noon Blue Plate Special. Once again, the performers originally scheduled to do the show could not make it, so […]

Man Versus Food to Run a Knoxville Episode

This is a bit of a departure for this blog, but I received a very nice e-mail today from Elyse Heslin of the Travel Channel. She informed me that Knoxville will be featured in an episode of Man vs. Food to air tomorrow night. In case you aren’t familiar with the program, it involves the […]