THE MUSIC CITY SKINNY | JAN 11, 2019

Beard on Books January 2019 Literary Edition (NowPlayingNashville) Each month, East Side Story proprietor Chuck Beard offers up a survey of Nashville literary events he's looking forward to including literary holiday parties, numerous open Mic…

Beard on Books January 2019 Literary Edition (NowPlayingNashville)
Each month, East Side Story proprietor Chuck Beard offers up a survey of Nashville literary events he’s looking forward to including literary holiday parties, numerous open Mic poetry nights, East Side Storytellin’ and more.

Bonnaroo 2019: Phish, Post Malone, Childish Gambino Lead Lineup (Rolling Stone)
Cardi B, Solange, Kacey Musgraves, Avett Brothers and Lumineers also set for Tennessee festival.

Pangaea Nashville to Close After 31 Years in Business (Nashville Scene)
When she was in her 40s, Sandra Shelton opened Pangaea Nashville, a store that came alive around her vision of sharing things she’d found during her travels to Mexico and across the Southwest.

Nashville Theater Scene Heats Up at Midwinter’s First Night 2019 (BroadwayWorld.com)
Performances from productions of director Brian Jones’ Avenue Q, for Nashville’s Circle Players – Middle Tennessee’s oldest community theater organization – and Center for the Arts’ Newsies, directed by 2019 Theaterati of the Year nominee Mark David Williams, are among highlights of next Sunday’s Midwinter’s First Night – Celebrating 30 Years in Nashville.

Eddie Montgomery, Blake Shelton and Others Remember Troy Gentry Live (CMT.com)
When Troy Gentry died, he left many brothers in music, and they came together to sell out the inaugural C’Ya On The Flipside benefit on Wednesday night (Jan. 9) in Nashville.

Lauren Alaina To Be Featured Entertainer At 2019 Symphony Fashion Show (MusicRow.com)
Symphony Fashion Show chairs Cynthia Arnholt and Allison Schaufele revealed the news during the 2018 Symphony Fashion Show kickoff party at Gus Mayer in Nashville.

William Shatner and Jeff Cook to Perform at Grand Ole Opry (BroadwayWorld.com)
Actor William Shatner will continue his foray into music, with a debut performance at the Grand Ole Opry on Friday, February 15, alongside Jeff Cook, co-founding member of the iconic country-rock band Alabama. Shatner will also emcee part of the show.