ACOUSTIC GOSPEL JAM — Brainerd United Methodist Church, McFerrin Chapel, 4315 Brainerd Road. Jam session, 6-7 p.m. each Sunday. After 7 p.m. play anything. 423-698-5928.
ALL AMERICAN SUMMER — Hunter Museum of America Art, 10 Bluff View. Concert series by regional artists, most Thursdays, some Sundays. Free with regular admission: $9.95 (free to all on first Sundays). Cash bar available. 423-267-0968. www.huntermuseum.org.
Today, July 31: Rock band Dark Horse Ten, 6 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 3: Free First Sunday featuring bluegrass with Jeff Joyner, 1 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 7: Series finale by local duo The Goodbye Girls.
AN EVENING WITH STEVEN WHITSON — Palace Theatre, 72 S. Main St., Crossville, Tenn. The 2003 West Tennessee Idol and former host/lead vocalist of Tennessee Shindig in Pigeon Forge, Tenn., performs in benefit for Kids on the Rise, 7 p.m. CDT Saturday, Aug. 2. $15. 931-484-6133, www.palacetheatre-crossville.com.
ARTS ON THE SIDE — The Arts Center, 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn. Monthly lunchtime series of art or music continues with old-fashioned sing-along led by Jennifer Nunley, Ellen Kimball, Ellen Jones, Lauren Brown Shepherd, Whitney Kimball Coe and Chris Livingston, noon Tuesday, Aug. 5. Free. Brown-bag lunches welcome. 423-745-8781, www.athensartscouncil.org.
BLUEGRASS — Whole Foods Market, 301 Manufacturers Road. Forever Bluegrass presents live bluegrass music, 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, July 31. Free. Drink and food specials available. email@example.com
CHOO CHOO CHORUS — All Saints Academy, 310 E. Eighth St. Men’s barbershop harmony group rehearsal, 7-9:30 p.m. each Monday. All voice ranges needed; not required to read music. 423-894-8559, 423-413-8681.
COWBOY GOSPEL JUBILEE — Cleveland Cowboy Church, 3040 Blythe Road, Cleveland, Tenn. No shows until September. 423-476-7936.
EVERLASTING MUSIC — Palace Theatre, 72 S. Main St., Crossville, Tenn. Sandrock Recordings and Friends of Cumberland Trail State Park present multiple acts performing seven decades of music of the Cumberland Mountains, accompanied by images and film, 7 p.m. CDT Friday, Aug. 1. $15. 931-484-6133, www.palacetheatre-crossville.com.
FRIENDS OF FOLK MUSIC — Chattanooga Folk School, 1200 Mountain Creek Road, Suite 130. Individual performances and jam session for acoustic musicians, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3. 423-867-3092, 423-775-2996.
GOSPEL, CHATTANOOGA — East Ridge Christian Church, 1514 Rebecca Drive. Bread of Life Singers, Truth Seekers and Tammy Spencer featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, July 31. 423-894-8111.
GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. — Gospel Singing Hall, 3975 Rhea County Highway. Donnie Young and New Beginning with featured singers, 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2. 423-285-2165.
GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. — Bimbo’s Restaurant, 7606 Rhea County Highway. The Scofields featured, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5. 423-240-7210.
GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. — McDonald’s, 130 Able Drive. Walter and Patsy Arnold featured, 7 p.m. today, July 31. For bookings, call Rosie Penney at 423-240-6027.
GOSPEL, EAST BRAINERD — Wendy’s, 7655 East Brainerd Road. Spirit Filled featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4. 423-599-5463.
GOSPEL, HIXSON — Dairy Queen, 5433 Highway 153. Kindred Spirits Vocal Band and Southland Quartet featured, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5. 423-867-7217.
GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH — Wendy’s, 6009 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road. Spirit Filled and the Sinard Family featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5. 423-899-7852.
GOSPEL, RINGGOLD, GA. — Cloud Springs Deli, 4097 Cloud Springs Road. Ron Sample, the Burns Family and Buck Gouger featured, 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4. 423-598-6864.
GOSPEL, RINGGOLD, GA. — Philadelphia Baptist Church, 1065 Pine Grove Road. Featured singers, 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1. firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE INSPIRATIONS — Palace Theatre, 72 S. Main St., Crossville, Tenn. Legendary Southern gospel group performs, 7 p.m. 7 p.m. CDT Aug. 7. $20 first eight rows, $15 remaining seats; prices increase by $3 day of show. 931-484-6133, www.palacetheatre-crossville.com.
KAMAMA MUSIC SERIES — Kamama Gallery, 5951 Alabama Highway 117, Mentone, Ala. Blues duo 2Blu from Columbiana, Ala., featured, 7 p.m. Aug. 7; doors open at 6 p.m. (all times Central). $10. Limited seating; reservations recommended. 256-634-3001.
MOM’S MONDAY CONCERT SERIES — Lake Winnepesaukah, 1730 Lakeview Drive, Rossville. Robby Hopkins performs on Lakeside Stage, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4. Free with park admission (free to moms with two children at full price). 706-866-5681.
MOUNTAIN OPRY — Walden’s Ridge Civic Center, 2501 Fairmount Pike, Signal Mountain. Bluegrass and mountain music, 8-11 p.m. each Friday. Free. 423-886-3252.
MUSIC AT THE WINERY — Cartecay Vineyards, 5704 Clear Creek Road, Ellijay, Ga. Weekly music series features Hear Now, 1:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2. $13 includes concert, five tastings and logo wine glass. 706-698-9463, www.cartecayvineyards.com.
RED BANK BLUEGRASS JAM — Grace Nazarene Church, 6310 Dayton Blvd. Jam session for all levels of bluegrass and country musicians, 6:30-9 p.m. each Thursday. Play or listen. 423-877-9948.
RED CLAY PICKIN’ BARN — Intersection of Weatherly Switch and Old Lead Mine Valley Road on state Highway 317 near Red Clay Park, Cleveland, Tenn. Family musical entertainment, 7-11 p.m. each Saturday. $5 donation. 423-240-3439.
RICK WEBB FAMILY — First-Centenary United Methodist Church, 419 McCallie Ave. Gospel singers named Artist of the Year in 2010 and 2011 by 3,200 radio stations worldwide in concert for church homecoming, 9:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 3. No 8:30 a.m. service; 10:45 a.m. service follows. 423-756-2021.
THE RINGGOLD OPRY — Ringgold Depot, 155 Depot St., Ringgold, Ga. Bluegrass and old-time country music, clogging and dancing, 7 p.m. Aug. 9. Free. 706-935-2251.
SACRED SOUNDS — Ringgold Depot, 155 Depot St., Ringgold, Ga. Share America Foundation concert series features The Florida Boys, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8. $5 donation. www.shareamericafoundation.org.
SCENIC CITY CHORUS — Spring Creek Street Baptist Church, 1312 Spring Creek St., . www.sceniccitychorus.com. Women’s four-part harmony sessions for all talent levels, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Mondays. Singers needed; visitors welcome. 423-304-9131, 423-488-5087.
SENIORS DANCE — Teamsters Union Hall, 4431 Bonny Oaks Drive. Band plays line dance, slow country and ’50s rock music, 7-10 p.m. each Saturday. $5 donation. 423-867-7185.
SNOW HILL BLUEGRASS JAMBOREE — Highway 58 Volunteer Fire Department Training Center, 9100 Snow Hill Road, Harrison. Volunteer firefighters sponsor jamboree by area bands, 5:45-10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2. Free. 423-344-5619.
SODDY-DAISY JAMBOREE — Soddy-Daisy Community Center, 190 Depot St. Pickers and listeners gather, 7-10 p.m. today, July 31. 423-332-3654.
SUMMER OF FUN CONCERTS — Incline Railway’s St. Elmo Station, 3917 St. Elmo Ave. Weekly series features Folk School of Chattanooga musicians, noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2. 423-821-4224, http://ridetheincline.com.