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Legendary Texas outlaw songwriter will be performing at The Down Home

Legendary Texas outlaw songwriter will be performing at The Down Home

October 10th, 2014 9:23 am by Contributed

Seventy-five year old legendary Texas outlaw songwriter Billy Joe Shaver will be performing at The Down Home, 300 W. Main St., Johnson City, on Sunday at 8 p.m. in promotion of his new album, "Long in the Tooth." Shaver's first studio album in six years s

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Local Entertainment
The Toby Jugg Band is coming home to Capone's

The Toby Jugg Band is coming home to Capone's

October 10th, 2014 9:19 am by Contributed

East Tennessee's "hometown heroes," The Toby Jugg Band, is finally returning to Johnson City. The Toby Jugg Band has opened for Molly Hatchet, The Johnny Van Zant Band (Lynyrd Skynyrd), 38-Special, Blue Oyster Cult, Goose Creek Symphony, Webb Wilder, Jack

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Community Local Entertainment Jonesborough
'A Spot on the Hill' to take place in Old Jonesborough Cemetery

'A Spot on the Hill' to take place in Old Jonesborough Cemetery

October 10th, 2014 9:13 am by Contributed

"A Spot on the Hill," an original, research-based play by Anne G'Fellers-Mason, will share the stories of the inhabitants in the Old Jonesborough Cemetery. Visit their makers and hear their tales of triumph and woe. How did these people come to Jonesborou

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Community Local Entertainment
An Appalachian Adaption of Strauss Masterpiece to Showcase Appalachian Culture

An Appalachian Adaption of Strauss Masterpiece to Showcase Appalachian Culture

October 10th, 2014 9:09 am by Contributed

A grandiose Appalachian shindig of deceit, infidelity and disguise is coming to the stage of the Toy F. Reid Eastman Employee Center. Johann Strauss's "Die Fledermaus: An Appalachian Party" will be held Saturday at 7:30 p.m.

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Local Entertainment
Theatre Bristol Presents George Bernard Shaw's "Pygmalion"

Theatre Bristol Presents George Bernard Shaw's "Pygmalion"

October 10th, 2014 9:05 am by Contributed

The Theatre Bristol Youth Service Board presents "Pygmalion," by George Bernard Shaw, this weekend in Theatre Bristol's ARTspace, 506 State St. TBYSB is made up of youth from the Tri-Cities who love theatre and Theatre Bristol.

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Entertainment Community Local Entertainment Jonesborough
Storytelling 2014: "We laughed til we cried"

Storytelling 2014: "We laughed til we cried"

October 9th, 2014 5:05 pm by Lisa Whaley, Executive Editor, Herald & Tribune

The right kind of tears filled tents and street corners as visitors spilled into Jonesborough last week for the 42nd Annual National Storytelling Festival.

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Entertainment Community Local Entertainment Erwin
Apple Festival deemed success

Apple Festival deemed success

October 9th, 2014 4:06 pm by Keeli Parkey, News Editor, The Erwin Record

"We have received a lot of positive feedback from vendors and festivalgoers" - Unicoi County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Amanda Delp.

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Local Entertainment Running Around
Tony Casey

Sticking to the plan at Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion

October 9th, 2014 1:20 pm by Tony Casey

The instructions were clear and I wasn't to deviate from the plan in the slightest.

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Entertainment Community Local Entertainment
ETSU radio station WETS-FM/HD to begin on-air fundraiser Oct. 15

ETSU radio station WETS-FM/HD to begin on-air fundraiser Oct. 15

October 9th, 2014 11:48 am by Contributed - ETSU

The 10-day campaign will feature special editions of public radio favorites like "Fresh Air," "Car Talk," "This American Life," "A Prairie Home Companion" and "Wait Wait Don't Tell Me!"

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
"America's Got Talent" winner Mat Franco appearing at Tusculum College on Oct. 15

"America's Got Talent" winner Mat Franco appearing at Tusculum College on Oct. 15

October 9th, 2014 11:10 am by Contributed

Franco became fascinated with the art of magic after seeing it on television at age four.

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