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Fourth annual Music of the Mountains slated for April 27

Posted on April 14, 2014 at 10:36 am

The hills will be alive with the sounds of music on Sunday, April 27 when the Cocke County Partnership’s Tourism Committee presents its fourth annual Music of the Mountains. Beginning at 2 p.m., visitors can step back in time and listen to some “Sunday Music” similar to what was heard at the time the Great Smoky Mountains National Park’s was created in the early 1930s. The three-day event, sponsored by

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  • Java Garden to host outdoor music

    Posted on April 11, 2014 at 1:06 pm

    Java Garden, located on the corner of Henry and West Main Streets in downtown Morristown, will kick off its live outdoor music season at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 12, with guitarist Justin Duncan.

    Java Garden owner Ernie Allen is keeping his promise, and in return, the weather is cooperating to bring an evening of outdoor music to downtown Morristown on Saturday. Guitarist Justin Duncan will perform a variety of music, including blues, rock and traditional country, beginning at 6:30 p.m. April 12. “We’ve got a forecast of zero percent rain,” Allen said. Allen purchased the coffee house and eatery in late 2013 and

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  • At the Movies

    Posted on April 11, 2014 at 8:23 am

    Empty Movie Theater

    CAPT. AMERICA: WINTER SOLDIER 3D As Steve Rogers continues his affiliation with S.H.I.E.L.D. and struggles to embrace his role in the modern world, he’s reunited with James “Bucky” Barnes, who is now a brainwashed Russian assassin known as the “Winter Soldier.” Rated PG-13. Showing at Carmike Cinemas 12 College Square Mall at 12:50, 4:00, 5:15, 7:05 and 10:10. Showing at CarmikeTown Crossing 8 in Greeneville at 12:50, 4:00, 7:05 and

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  • Dueling pianos returns to Rose Center

    Posted on April 9, 2014 at 11:48 am

    The Big Bang traveling show returns to the Rose Center Friday night.  The ticket price of $60 includes heavy appetizers provided by Jersey Girl Diner and one adult beverage from the cash bar.

    A limited number of tickets are still available for Friday’s Big Bang concert at Rose Center’s Prater Hall in Morristown. Last year’s show was a complete sell-out. Geoff Smith and his partner, Eddie Thompson are returning for the second annual fundraiser for Crossroads Downtown Partnership. The two piano virtuosos hail from Nashville, the site of one of the Big Bang bar locations. All funds raised will be used to support

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  • Knoxville Opera taking show outdoors

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 12:14 pm

    Performances of “Norma” will be at 8 p.m. Friday, April 11 and Sunday, April 13 at 2 p.m. Both performances will be at the Tennessee Theater at 604 Gay Street in Knoxville. Tickets for Sunday’s show are available at a reduced rate on www.citizentribune.com.

    The Knoxville Opera Company is planning an outdoor festival that will take over downtown Knoxville on April 12. It will be the 13th Annual Rossini Festival and admission is free, according to Michael Torano, the director of marketing and public relations for the opera company. If the weather is nice the festival can draw as many as 100,000 people and there is a lot for them to see and hear.

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  • Rose Center debuts new concert series

    Posted on April 4, 2014 at 11:42 am

    Tonight, the Rose Center is excited to debut Java Jive, a new series of concerts featuring local performers. To kick off the series, singer Jill Bruce Cuningham is appearing Friday evening in the Davis Gallery at the Rose. “The inspiration behind the Java Jive concerts is to take our guests to a New York style cabaret,” said Drew Ogle, director of the Rose Center. “A group of friends, gathered in

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  • Musical acts announced for Rogersville Fourth of July

    Posted on March 10, 2014 at 11:08 am

    Dustin Lynch will co-headline the Rogersville Fourth of July Celebration. Lynch has a string of hits, including “She Cranks my Tractor.”

    The Rogersville Fourth of July Celebration Committee has announced the featured entertainers for this year’s concert. Once again the committee will host co-headliners. Contemporary Christian artist Matthew West will perform at 6:30 p.m. followed by an 8:30 p.m. concert by chart-topping Country music artist Dustin Lynch. Since the release of his hit, “Cowboys and Angels,” Lynch has sold more than one million copies of his debut single and has surpassed

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