MUSIC CITY SKINNY | JUNE 24, 2022

Chris Stapleton, Pilgrimage Launch Charity Sweepstakes For Outlaw State Of Kind Fund (MusicRow Magazine) This special benefit campaign offers one lucky fan and a guest an all-expense-paid VIP trip to the 2022 Pilgrimage Festival from…

Chris Stapleton, Pilgrimage Launch Charity Sweepstakes For Outlaw State Of Kind Fund (MusicRow Magazine)

This special benefit campaign offers one lucky fan and a guest an all-expense-paid VIP trip to the 2022 Pilgrimage Festival from Sept. 24-25 in Franklin, Tennessee, plus a signed Stapleton Gibson ES-335 vintage burst guitar.

 

Know before you go: Hot weather, road closures and entertainment at Nashville Pride 2022 (Tennessean)

Pack the sunscreen, carpool with friends, and check out the free parade at Tennessee’s largest pride festival this weekend in Nashville. The parade kicks off the festivities for the weekend at 10 a.m. Saturday on the corner of Broadway and Eighth Avenue. The parade will march down Lower Broadway to Second Avenue. It is free to attend.

Nashville’s Shonka Dukureh Steps Into Role of a Lifetime in New Elvis Film (The Tennessee Tribune)

A Fisk graduate and longtime local artist, Dukureh’s powerful voice is one of a handful of talented artists tapped to play some of the most famous names in music history.

 

Lady A New Single “Summer State of Mind” (NowPlayingNashville)

MULTI-PLATINUM trio Lady A shake things up with their release of their new single “Summer State of Mind” (BMLG Records) as they get fans in the mood for good times and great memories.

 

CMgAys debuted during Nashville music festival (WKRN)

An unprecedented addition to CMA Fest this year is getting recognition during National Pride Month. CMgAys brought a twist to the four-day music festival in downtown Nashville.

 

New Country Musical MAY WE ALL Tour and Concept Album In The Works (Broadway World)

Lively McCabe Entertainment and CuzBro Productions have announced plans for a tour and a concept album for May We All: A New Country Musical, which will play its final performance on Sunday, June 26.

 

Tennessee Titans announce 2023 girls flag football league in partnership with Metro Nashville Public Schools (Main Street Nashville)

The league will feature 15 schools in its first year. Participating schools and schedule structure will be announced at a later date.

 

A Music City July 4th: Celebrate in Downtown Nashville (NowPlayingNashville) 

Get the scoop on Let Freedom Sing! Music City July 4th in Downtown Nashville including the lineup, schedule, viewing spots for fireworks, the app, vacation packages and more.

 

Company Distilling Announces Facility Opening Date and New Gin (Nashville Scene)

Most distillery startups are staffed by people you’ve probably never heard of — perhaps an assistant distiller at a larger facility or just someone with an interest in being part of the industry and a little money burning a hole in his or her pocket. But Company Distilling is different.

 

Geodis Park numbers reinforce Nashville’s legitimacy as soccer town (Nashville Business Journal)

In its first season at Geodis Park, Nashville SC is among the top MLS teams in terms of season ticket memberships, proving Music City has accepted the sport and it is gaining recognition within the league, despite losing a bid to host 2026 World Cup matches last week.

 

PHOTOS: Art exhibit “Birth” at the Monthaven Arts and Cultural Center in Hendersonville.

Christian Calvin, and his dad, Brownie Calvin, stand next to their works at the opening of the “Birth” Reception at Monthaven Arts & Cultural Center on Saturday, June 18, 2022.