Big Ears shifts mindset

Harold DuckettArts 865

During the first two years (2009-2010) of the Big Ears Festival, I heard a lot of musicians and music lovers around town talk about it as some strange weirdness that …

Big Ears is the big deal

Betsy PickleArts 865

The 2019 Big Ears Festival officially launches today, and you can count on it taking over downtown Knoxville and the Old City through Sunday with music, film and dance.
An eclectic …

Big Ears 2019 to bring legends, newer stars

Harold DuckettArts 865

Big Ears 2019, which takes over downtown Knoxville March 21-24, joins with ECM to celebrate the record label’s 50th anniversary of standing at the intersection of excellence and exploring new …

Roomful of Teeth coming to Big Ears

Harold DuckettArts 865, Feature

The Big Ears Festival has announced its line-up for next spring’s gathering, March 21-24, 2019. This unique and genre-defying music festival has been hailed by the world’s music press for …