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NASHVILLE: The Marshall Tucker Band Led will perform in concert on April 29 at Nashville’s War Memorial Auditorium stage. Headlined by founding member and lead singer Doug Gray, the distinctive and influential Marshall Tucker Band (“Heard It In a Love Song,” “Fire On The Mountain,” “Can’t You See,” and “Take The Highway,”)…

Women lead the way in the upcoming Grammy Awards, which were announced Friday morning. Drake and Kendrick Lamar led the biggest categories, earning nods for record, album and song of the year. Aside from them, the top awards are dominated by women.     The 61st Annual Grammy Awards will be broadcast live from the…

HILHAM: The 21st Annual Car Show will be held at Standing Stone State Park in Hilham on Saturday, October 13, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Registration opens at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 1:00 p.m. in the field below the dam. Early registration is $10 and will be open until Friday, October 12. If you do…

CARYVILLE: The Louie Bluie Music & Arts Festival is coming to Cove Lake State Park in Caryville on September 29. TheFestival is a project of the Campbell Culture Coalition, a nonprofit arts agency. It’s named in honor of Howard “Louie Bluie” Armstrong (1909-2003), the internationally acclaimed string band musician who grew up in LaFollette in…

SOUTHAVEN, MS: The 162nd Memphis Mid-South Fair kicks off Friday, September 20, at Landers Center  with music, rides, entertainment, agriculture and plenty of foods reflecting all of the southern culture. Admission is (Adults (13-59) $10; Youth (5-15) $5; and Seniors (60+) $50. Southaven sits in the TN/MS border. Among the attractions…

SOUTHAVEN, MS: The 162nd Memphis Mid-South Fair opens tomorrow (Friday), September 20 for a ten-day run that ends September 30. The history of the fair follows the development of Memphis and Mississippi culture as well as American History. Southaven sits on the TN/MS Border at Memphis. In the mid-1850s, the…

CLARKSVILLE: An Evening with Lane College In Concert will be held September 21 at Greenhill Church, 311 Walker Street, at 7 p.m. The Choir is under the direction of Professor Alexis Rainbow. Greenhill Church Pastor Angela R. Jones welcomes the choir, which hails from Jackson’s historically black college. Lane College is a private,…

TIPTONVILLE: The Reelfoot Lake Arts and Crafts Festival, which will celebrate its 45th year, will be held October 5-7 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at Reelfoot Lake State Park on TN 21 in Tiptonville. Most people come to Reelfot’s festival for the handmade crafts, which range from quilts to woodwork, Of course, there’s…

Author Raymond Hamb is studying Practical Journalism at Lane College In Tennessee. CHICAGO: Chance the Rapper is a Chicago artist born on the south side of Chicago from the Chatham community. Chance became known by his debut tape “Acid Rap” that went viral around the world. A humanitarian, he helps the community the…

CLARKSVILLE: Lee Greenwood will headline a concert as part of Clarksville’s five-day Welcome Home Veterans Celebration. Greenwood is a long time friend of the Welcome Home Veterans Celebration and will be returning this year for a FREE concert at Beachaven Winery on Saturday, September 15 at 7:30 p.m. Greenwood is known for…

NASHVILLE: Cher’s HERE WE GO AGAIN tour will make a stop at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena for one night only, January 31, 2019. Tickets go on sale to the general publicFriday, September 14 at 10 a.m. at LiveNation.com. Cher, now 72, has received great reviews for her role in  Mamma Mia 2 – Here We Go…

SPENCER: Traditional Music, Old Time Competitions, Handmade Crafts, and Pioneer Demonstrations make this the place to be on the weekend after labor day as the 40th Annual Mountaineer Folk Festival sets up stage at Fall Creek Falls State Park. The festival runs from September 7-9 The Mountaineer Folk Festival’s jam-packed schedule includes handmade crafts, two stages…

CLARKSVILLE: The 1950s are out, and change is in the air!  Clarksville’s oldest professional theatre enters Season 36 of live entertainment on the corner of Franklin and First in Historic Downtown Clarksville with a Tony Award-winning family-friendly musical, piled bouffant-high with laughter, romance and deliriously tuneful songs. Legends Bank presents…

Written by Tyler Newkirk, a Practical Journalism student at Lane College Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On (1971) The legendary Marvin Gaye was one of the few musicians to address social issues in his music. He drew from every single issue going on in the world, while also taking from…

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