Here’s some highlights of the best concerts happening this week in Knoxville!
A SWINGIN' CHRISTMAS
A Swingin’ Christmas takes the stage of the Tennessee Theatre this Thursday and Friday night at 8pm. Holiday favorites performed in the styles of Duke Ellington, Count Basie and more. Violinist Regina Carter joins the band this year to make your season brighter. Her performance credits include the who’s who of jazz, plus artists as diverse as Mary J. Blige, Billy Joel and Dolly Parton.
VENUE: Tennessee Theatre
COST: $18 – $39.50
Texas singer-songwriter-guitarist Cas Haley takes the stage at the Open Chord this Thursday night at 8pm. Haley was a contestant on the second season of America’s Got Talent, finishing in second place. His music is a soulful blend of reggae and rock.
VENUE: Open Chord Music Venue
COST: $15 Advance/$20 At Door
WUTK 90.3 The Rock Volunteer Radio & Bearden Beer Market proudly present to you the 2nd Annual Jacket Jam this Thursday night from 7pm – 11pm. Bring a coat to donate! Then enjoy an open jam, open mic, drinks and good time.
VENUE: Bearden Beer Market
COST: No Cover(Just bring a coat to donate!)
Delbert McClinton has been named the “Godfather of Americana Music” by Rolling Stones magazine. McClinton brings his Amwerican blues rock and electric blues singer-songwriter style to the stage of the Bijou this Friday night at 8pm.
VENUE: Bijou Theatre
COST: $39.50 – $54.50
WDVX CLINCH RIVER BREAKDOWN
WDVX host the debut of the Clinch River Breakdown broadcast live from the Museum of Appalachia this Friday night! The show will feature Ketch Secor who is a founding member of Old Crow Medicine Show and the multi-instrumentalists singer-songwriter Molly Tuttle.
VENUE: Museum of Appalachia