Archive | December, 2012

Weekly Highlights – Dec. 17-22

16 Dec

Monday

Open House: A Comedy Open Mic Night at Mercy Lounge – 7:30pm, 21+
Open House is a comedy open mic for people who love comedy and openness. It will be a night of joy, tears and the occasional snort-laugh. So, come on down and watch some comedians tell funnies OR hop onstage and give it a try yourself. Hosted by Gary Fletcher.

8 off 8th at the Mercy Lounge – 8pm, 21+
This week’s 8 off 8th will feature performances by The Maloneys, Birdcloud, LYLAS, Gay Vibes, Nikki Lane, RI¢HIE, Quichenight and Courtney Jaye.

Blue Monday with Kenny Vaughan and Jeffrey Clemens of G. Love at 12 South Taproom – 9:30pm, 21+
Jeff Clemens, Kenny Vaughan, & Johnny d’Artenay make up this blues trio that has changed Mondays in Nashville forever. Talent is one thing but timing and taste take this group to a level far and away from anything else in town. Come see for yourself what everyone in 12 South has known for a while now.

Tuesday

Holiday Concert: Bella Voice at the Frist – 2pm
Bella Voce, Dallas Christian Academy’s select choir from Dallas, Texas, is a part of DCA’s touring live arts program, which includes hand-bells, vocals, instruments, human art, performance art and visual arts.

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Weekly Highlights – Dec. 10-15

9 Dec

Monday

Open House: A Comedy Open Mic Night at Mercy Lounge – 7:30pm, 21+
Open House is a comedy open mic for people who love comedy and openness. It will be a night of joy, tears and the occasional snort-laugh. So, come on down and watch some comedians tell funnies OR hop onstage and give it a try yourself. Hosted by Gary Fletcher.

8 off 8th at the Mercy Lounge – 8pm, 21+
This week’s 8 off 8th will feature performances by Karma Kite, Deli, Radar Vs. Wolf, Frances & The Foundation, Erin Rae and The Meanwhiles, The Flea Marketeers and Wild Cub.

Blue Monday with Kenny Vaughan and Jeffrey Clemens of G. Love at 12 South Taproom – 9:30pm, 21+
Jeff Clemens, Kenny Vaughan, & Johnny d’Artenay make up this blues trio that has changed Mondays in Nashville forever. Talent is one thing but timing and taste take this group to a level far and away from anything else in town. Come see for yourself what everyone in 12 South has known for a while now.

Tuesday

Kristi Rose & Fats Kaplin at Parnassus Books – 6:30pm
Kristi Rose & Fats Kaplin will be performing live at Parnassus Books!

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Weekly Highlights – Dec. 3-8

2 Dec

Monday

Author Event with J.T. Ellison at Parnassus Books – 6:30pm
J.T. Ellison will discuss and sign her new book Edge of Black.

Open House: A Comedy Open Mic Night at Mercy Lounge – 7:30pm
Open House is a comedy open mic for people who love comedy and openness. It will be a night of joy, tears and the occasional snort-laugh. So, come on down and watch some comedians tell funnies OR hop onstage and give it a try yourself. Hosted by Gary Fletcher.

Blue Monday with Kenny Vaughan and Jeffrey Clemens of G. Love at 12 South Taproom – 9:30pm, 21+
Jeff Clemens, Kenny Vaughan, & Johnny d’Artenay make up this blues trio that has changed Mondays in Nashville forever. Talent is one thing but timing and taste take this group to a level far and away from anything else in town. Come see for yourself what everyone in 12 South has known for a while now.

Tuesday

Christmas Concert Series at Scarritt-Bennett Center – 1pm
A free midday Christmas concert during the month of December in the historic Wightman Chapel, featuring Organist Polly Brecht.

Let’s Talk Books at Parnassus Books – 1:30pm
Join host Donna Nicely, former director of the Nashville Public Library, and local songwriter Marshall Chapman as they discuss beloved books and the joy of reading.

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