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MUSIC CITY SKINNY | MAY 28, 2021

Memorial Day Highlights (NowPlayingNashville) Looking for some fun things to do Memorial day Weekend? Check out all Nashville has to offer. We've compiled some fun highlights for you and the family! Jason Isbell, Amythyst Kiah…

Memorial Day Highlights (NowPlayingNashville)

Looking for some fun things to do Memorial day Weekend? Check out all Nashville has to offer. We’ve compiled some fun highlights for you and the family!

Jason Isbell, Amythyst Kiah Lead 2021 Americana Awards Nominations (Rolling Stone)

Annual roots-music ceremony returns September 22nd to Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium.

The New Tennessee State Library & Archives Celebrates Statehood Day (NowPlayingNashville)

Visit the new Tennessee State Library and Archives on Tuesday, June 1st to celebrate 225 years of statehood. Enjoy tours of the new facility, view the three original Tennessee constitutions and celebrate with Bicentennial Mall State Park and the Tennessee State Museum too for even more activities.

Titans cornerback opens creative space for local talent in Nashville (WSMV)

The Tennessee Titans’ football player, his brother, and a few other like-minded people are helping change a Nashville neighborhood for the better.

Food Festivals Are Coming Back, but a Little Different This Year (Nashville Scene)

New BayHaven Food & Wine Festival joins Chow Chow and euphoria in the world of Southern food fests.

Yola Showcases Black Female Strength on New Song ‘Stand for Myself’ (Rolling Stone)

Yola has released “Stand for Myself,” the title track from her upcoming sophomore album that’s due out July 30th.

SLOPPY BONNIE A Roadkill: Musical for the Modern Chick at OZ Arts Nashville (Broadway World)

OZ Arts Nashville transforms its parking lot into an outdoor honky-tonk for this cosmic country musical about a rambunctious bride-to-be named Bonnie (aka Sloppy Bonnie when shes drunk).

Nashville Symphony Announces Return, Unveils 75th Anniversary Season (NowPlayingNashville)

After devastating shutdown and 18-month pause, the orchestra is set to resume regular performances at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Highlights include Beethoven’s First and Ninth, Firebird with the Nashville Ballet and two recording projects; guest artists include Leslie Odom, Jr., Police drummer Stewart Copeland and Ben Folds.

Painting Project Dresses Up Nashville’s Bombed Second Avenue (Patch)

The murals will eventually have to come down, but organizers have already found them new homes in local schools and the police department.

Girls on Film: How a Group of Photographers Is Bringing Accolades to Nashville (Nashville Scene)

The informal collective of women artists includes three Guggenheim Award winners.