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Happy Thursday, people! We've compiled a nice playlist of feel-good tunes to get you ready for the long Labor Day Weekend. It only makes sense to soak up the remaining days of summer with upbeat songs by artists like Delta Spirit and Matisyahu, who both happen to be playing September shows in Asheville!
We are beyond excited to announce Communion Clubnight September featuring the ethereal Jessica Lea Mayfield! Mayfield, a 23-year old from Kent, Ohio first performed with her family band One Way Rider at the age of 8. She soon caught the attention of Dan Auerbach (The Black Keys), who described her as "dark and moody in a mysterious way." Opening for Jessica Lea Mayfield: Crash. A current member of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros and former lead singer of The Deadly Syndrome, Crash blends americana, folk, and soul with the New Orleans music he grew up on to craft his ...
Few things are better than autumn weather paired with a killer lineup of shows at the Bijou Theatre. Catch the Minnestota-bred Bluegrass quintet Trampled by Turtles defy genres with their hybrid folk sound on Sunday, September 7. Fast forward to the straight-up rock and roll band Clutch, who will push the boundaries of alternative metal on Tuesday, September 9. The funky music continues on Wednesday, September 10, when the soulful Vintage Trouble make their way to Knoxville. Snag tickets to see these artists and many, many more at the Bijou this fall!
You don't want to miss either of the uber-talented songwriters performing at the Historic Tennessee Theatre in the upcoming weeks! Fusing elements of the blues, country, folk, gospel and jazz, four-time Grammy winner Lyle Lovett -- in a career that spans 14 albums and more than four million records sold -- makes his way to Knoxille with his legendary Large Band on Tuesday, August 26. Then comes the unrepentantly southern Jason Isbell, whose loud records are resplendent with careful songwriting. Get lost in his emotional and inspring lyrics at the Tennessee Theatre on Friday, September 5.
It has been 29 years since the heavy metal outfit known as GWAR burst upon our world in an explosion of blood, guts, and screaming steel, and we're thrilled to announce these masters of "shock rock" are back to perform two shows this December! Often copied, never tamed, GWAR has set a standard of consistency in their work that is unmatched in rock and roll history. You won't want to miss them rock out with Corrosion of Conformity and American Sharks on Tuesday, December 2 at Exit/In and Wednesday, December 3 at The Orange Peel. Tickets go ...
We are oh-so thrilled to announce one of the most successful duos in rock history is going on tour! From their first hit in 1974 through their heyday in the '80s, Daryl Hall and John Oates' smooth, catchy take on Philly soul brought them enormous commercial success -- including six number one singles and six platinum albums. Touring all over the country, this legendary duo makes their way to Hunstville on Thursday, October 2. Tickets will go on sale this Friday!
We are excited to announce the return of Big Ears Festival to Knoxville on March 27-29, 2015!
Big Ears brings together musicians and artists who span generations and transcend genres for dozens of concerts along with installations, exhibitions, film screenings, interactive workshops, informative talks, surprise collaborations, and unexpected connections. Venue details, 2015 lineup, activity information and more will be release later this fall. Check out the 2014 year-in-review recap video here, and stay connected for all the latest news via Big Ears’ newsletter, Facebook, and Twitter.
We are pleased to announce the sleek and modern Neon Trees First Things First Tour! Creatively fusing alternative pop powered with bright melodies, huge choruses, and witty lyrics about the challenges of finding love in the digital age, Neon Trees bring an experience unlike any other. We've got 3 upcoming November shows in Asheville, Chattanooga, and Knoxville. Snag tickets when they go on sale this Friday!
October 17: Ben Rector - Track 29, Chattanooga, TN
October 18: Kacey Musgraves - The Orange Peel, Asheville, NC
October 27: Skrillex - Township Auditorium, Columbia, SC
November 4: Smallpools / Magic Man - Exit/In, Nashville, TN
November 4: Carcass - Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh, NC
November 6: Carcass - The Orange Peel, Asheville, NC
November 7: Carcass - Exit/In, Nashville, TN
November 12: Dirty Heads with special guest - The Orange Peel, Asheville ...
6-time Grammy Award winner and Bangarang beat phenom Skrillex will be taking Columbia by storm this fall on Monday, October 27, and you won't want to miss out on this! Tickets go on sale tomorrow at 10am, so get pumped and snag your spot sooner rather than later!
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