Local Comedian, Shane Rhyne, To Record Live Comedy Album – And You Are Invited

For people who have had anything more than a passing acquaintance with Knoxville’s comedy scene, there are things you know. Of Shane Rhyne, you know how important he has been in producing local shows and keeping the scene vibrant. You also know that he is funny and is getting ever better at his craft. Beyond […]

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 […]

Scruffy City Comedy Festival Offers Lots of Laughs

I ended my weekend with the Scruffy City Comedy Festival. Unable to make the first two nights, I caught the final set at Scruffy City Hall on Sunday night. And it was a great way to start a week that could be short on laughs for many of us as this depressing election drama finally […]