Sip 80+ Wines from Around the World at Red White & Zoo (NowPlayingNashville)
This exotic 21+ tasting event allows wine connoisseurs and novices alike to wander the Zoo paths while enjoying endless samples of wine and viewing select animal exhibits.
Kyle Dillingham To Debut As Guest Artist On Grand Ole Opry 7/24 (Broadway World Nashville)
Americana and bluegrass fiddling phenom Kyle Dillinghamis thrilled to announce he will be making his debut as a guest artist on the Grand Ole Opry on Wednesday, July 24. Dillingham, joined by his band Horseshoe Road, will give a two song performance, and introduced to the stage by Grand Ole Opry and Country Music Hall of Fame members, the Oak Ridge Boys.
31st Annual You Are So Nashville If … (Nashville Scene)
See all the winners, ‘weirdies’ and honorable mentions of our annual YASNI contest.
6 orphaned kittens hitch a dark, lonely ride on Sister Hazel’s tour bus (Orlando Sentinel)
They did it all for you, little kitties. Band members and staffers of the Florida alternative-rock group Sister Hazel saved the lives of six kittens that had been trapped for 800 miles in the battery compartment of the group’s tour bus.
At Channel to Channel, Marcus Manganni Guides Us Through the Darkness (Nashville Scene)
Brooklyn-based artist Marcus Manganni went to Dead Horse Bay in search of darkness, and his current installation at Channel to Channel takes gallerygoers on the journey with him.
Sally Williams leaves Ryman Hospitality for job at Live Nation (Tennessean)
Sally Williams, one of the top executives at the entertainment division of Ryman Hospitality, is departing the company for a leading job at Live Nation’s Nashville office.Williams will work as president of Nashville music and business strategy.
John Prine postpones shows due to stent surgery (WTHR)
A statement on Prine’s website on Tuesday said Prine’s doctors told him he had an elevated risk of stroke and he plans to have the surgery this week. Prine, who was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in June, has previously also had surgeries for lung and neck cancer.
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