Get to know spoken word artist, Jonathan "Courageous" Clark, before "Swopera: Spoken Word Opera" takes the stage as one of our In Tune picks this month!
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Below find picks for some of the best live shows in the Scruffy City this month! Check back next month to keep In Tune!
4/6 – Willie Nelson & Family
Country superstar Willie Nelson is taking the Tennessee Theatre stage early in the month. His career has spanned over six decades with 200 plus albums. Hear this iconic Texan play some of his award-winning songs alongside his family.
COST: $79 – $175
VENUE: Tennessee Theatre
4/11- 4/14 - Swopera: Spoken Word Opera
Swopera: A spoken word opera. Carpetbag Theater is celebrating their 50th anniversary with a special production of swopera. The show tells the story of a community’s changing dynamics! Lines are delivered in spoken word poetry and rhyme, accompanied by elements of hip-hop and soul.
TIME: April 11th – 14th
COST: $20/general admission, $10/student, senior & military, $15/advanced
VENUE: Ula Love Doughty Carousel Theater
4/12 – Walker Hayes
Country crooner, Walker Hayes, is coming to Knoxville with his The Dream On It Tour. Get ready for the show by listening to his hit, “90s Country,” for ultimate nostalgia. If you don’t get lost his music, you’ll get lost in his baby blue eyes. *swoon*
COST: $20/advance, $79/VIP
VENUE: The Mill & Mine
4/17 – SAN HOLO
Dutch EDM artist, SAN HOLO, is coming to The Mill & Mine! Originally this producer wanted to be in a band, but found it easier to work alone. He started with a significant following on SoundClound and now is playing Coachella and Ultra Music Festival in Miami.
COST: $20/advance, $99/VIP advance
VENUE: The Mill & Mine
4/18 – Kelsea Ballerini with Brett Young
I thought I missed you, but I miss Kelsea more! Country queen and hometown superstar, Kelsea Ballerini, is back with Brett Young on her Miss Me More tour. We caught up with a few of her fans last year at her homecoming concert, take a look here. Brandon Ratcliff is a special guest performer.
COST: $23 – $43
VENUE: Civic Coliseum
4/26 – 4/28 – Dogwood Arts Festival
Celebrate Spring with fine art, local goods and great music! Two of our must-see performances are nine piece funk band, LUTHI, and four-man band, The Brook & The Bluff, from Alabama. Downtown will be filled with blooming plants and booming music all weekend long.
TIME: April 26th – 28th
VENUE: Downtown Knoxville