The Music City Skinny is a weekly roundup of Nashville arts and entertainment news from around the web.
Music Row Community Gives Back: Texas Relief (Music Row)
G7 Entertainment Marketing and Sunrise Creative are spearheading a campaign to help those in Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey.
Alan Jackson’s Nashville Bar Starts #HonkyTonks4Texas for Harvey Victims (The Boot)
Alan Jackson‘s Nashville bar has kicked off a weekend-long fundraiser for the victims of Hurricane Harvey. From Aug. 31 through Labor Day (Sept. 4), $1 from every item sold at AJ’s Good Time Bar will be donated to the Hurricane Harvey Recovery Fund, which is being administered through the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
Chris Young, Lady Antebellum Raise Money for Hurricane Harvey Relief (Rolling Stone)
Country DJ Bobby Bones also launches a campaign after the storm decimates parts of Texas
AmericanaFest Features Big Star and Old Crow Medicine Show Documentary Premieres (NowPlayingNashville)
Festival hosts screening of “Thank You, Friends: Big Star’s Third Live…And More” and “50 Years of Blonde on Blonde: The Concert.”
Miranda Lambert, Foundation rescue 70+ Harvey dogs (Houston Chronicle)
Miranda Lambert’s Mutt Nation Foundation has rescued more than 70 pups from flood waters in Texas to Oklahoma.
“Dan Fogelberg is the iPhone of music” (Out and About Nashville)
Meet the cast and creators of PART OF THE PLAN, TPAC’s first ever original production
Beard on Books | September 2017 Nashville Literary Happenings (NowPlayingNashville)
Each month, East Side Story proprietor Chuck Beard offers up a survey of Nashville literary events he’s looking forward to, including R.L. Stine, numerous open Mic poetry nights, East Side Storytellin’ and more.
Florida Georgia Line turns viewing party into benefit for hurricane victims (The Tennessean)
Country duo Florida Georgia Line is converting its official CMT Crossroads premiere event at FGL House into a fundraiser for the American Red Cross to benefit victims of Hurricane Harvey.
7th Annual ‘Bianca Paige Day’ Held In Music City (News Channel 5)
A legend in the Nashville LGBT community was honored at an annual event. The 7th Annual “Bianca Paige Day” was held at TRAX in Nashville.
Parnassus Expands to Airport Location (Nashville Scene)
Now you can get hand-picked book selections flying in or out of town
Nashville Children’s Theatre Reveals Cast & Crew for 2017-18 Season (Broadway World)
Nashville Children’s Theatre, the nation’s oldest professional theatre for young audiences today announces full casting and creative teams for the 2017-2018 season, opening the theater’s 87th season – its first with programming designed by new executive artistic director Ernie Nolan.