The Dogwood Arts Festival Fills Downtown with Beauty and Fun

It’s sort of like the grand finale of a fireworks show. We’ll have more festivals as the summer and fall move along, but the most intense portion of festival season has come and gone and it ends in spectacular fashion with the Dogwood Arts Festival on Market Square. It really starts months ahead of time […]

Saturday Sounds: Humming House Set to Come to Secret Show

It’s been about five months since I told you about a series of “Secret Shows” sponsored by the Knoxville Music Warehouse. The idea, Kent Oglesby and Garrett Thomson told me at the time is that you buy your ticket knowing the artist, but not the venue. The day before the show an email informs you […]

Rhythm n Blooms 2015: Day 3

Coming to you a little late today with the final Rhythm n Blooms installment for 2015. The final day found more than a few of us dragging around the Old City. My concert buddies took breaks for naps and such, but the line-up was so good, that simply wasn’t an option for me. It was […]

Forget Winter – It’s (Almost) Festival Season: Rhythm N Blooms Coming Soon

Just as the spring day teased us yesterday – with unrealistic hopes for sunshine and warmth for the next few weeks – I’ll tease you with news of a wonderful spring festival. I love Rhythm N Blooms and had an absolute blast last year for the three day weekend, dedicating separate articles to the firstĀ (highlights […]

Scruffy City Roots: Tonight and Last Month

The fourth edition of Scruffy City Roots happens tonight at 7:00 at the Square Room on Market Square. Unfortunately, I’ll miss this one and it looks to be a very good show. Longtime Knoxville favorite Mic Harrison, currently promoting his new album, “Still Wanna Fight,” which has a national release date of July 3 but […]