Big Ears ’18 sets lineup

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Tickets for the 2018 Big Ears Festival, set for Thursday-Sunday, March 22-25, go on sale Friday, Nov. 3.
Since Big Ears founding by Knoxville’s own Ashley Capps in 2009, Big Ears …

Auditions ahead for Knoxville’s Got Talent

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Got talent? Then the YMCA of East Tennessee and Knoxville’s Got Talent want to hear from you. They’re teaming for a community-wide talent search that will highlight the gifts of …

Sexuality and sensuality at the KSO

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Last night’s Knoxville Symphony Orchestra concert at the Tennessee Theatre was worth noting for multiple reasons, one of which was, for the first time in my memory, going back more …

Free music for the soul Sunday afternoon

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Three free music events in Knoxville on Sunday are worth absorbing.
At 4 p.m., at the Alumni Auditorium at UT, the University of Tennessee Orchestra will perform Dmitri Shostakovich’s “Symphony No. …

Barry Spann’s work evolves full circle

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There’s a very interesting exhibition of the paintings by Knoxville-based artist Barry Spann at the District Gallery in Bearden. It’s the first local exhibition in more than a decade.
Those who …