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.
BLUEGRASS, COUNTRY AND GOSPEL -- Older American Center, 414 W. 14th St., Chickamauga, Ga. Music by Taylor Ridge Express, Bluegrass Country, Raymond & Friends and Ponder Creek Band, 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17. Free. 706-858-3855.
BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL -- Linsdale Community Service Center, Chestuee Road, Cleveland, Tenn. Between the Lines, Just Us, Liberty Boys, Cedar Ridge and Windy Ridge featured, noon-9 p.m. Aug. 24, rain or shine. Bring a lawn chair. $5 ages 13 and up. 423-338-5608, 423-338-2396.
CHARLES & MYRTLE'S COFFEEHOUSE -- Christ Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road. Singer/songwriter Buddy Mondlock performs, 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17. $10 suggested donation. 423-892-4960, www.christunity.org.
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 JUBILEE -- Cleveland Cowboy Church, 3040 Blythe
Road, Cleveland, Tenn. Gospel singing featuring Shields of Faith, 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16. 423-476-7936.
FRESH ON FRIDAYS -- Miller Plaza, 850 Market St. Music for lunchtime crowd, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16. Free. 423-265-0771.
GOSPEL, BRIDGEPORT, ALA. -- Hardee's, 50770 Old Highway 27. Sacrifice and Casey Hindman featured, 6 p.m. CDT Tuesday, Aug. 20. 423-582-7852.
GOSPEL, CHATTANOOGA -- Oakwood Community Church, 3927 Webb Road. DVD screening of historic singing from 20 years ago, 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18. 423-903-3652.
GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. -- Bimbo's Restaurant, 7606 Rhea County Highway. Greg Finch featured, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20. 423-240-7210.
GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. -- McDonald's, 130 Able Drive. Gospel Tones featured, 7 p.m. today, Aug. 15. 423-775-1529.
GOSPEL, EAST RIDGE -- East Ridge Christian Church, 1514 Rebecca Drive. Hope for Tomorrow, Walt Carroll and Iris Johnson featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, Aug. 15. 706-866-1987, 423-364-9303.
GOSPEL, FORT OGLETHORPE -- Cloud Springs Deli, 4097 Cloud Springs Road. Spirit Filled, Karen Higgenbottom and Gospel 3 featured, 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19. firstname.lastname@example.org.
GOSPEL, HIXSON -- Dairy Queen, 5433 Highway 153. Mike Hixon and the Gospel Jubilee Band plus Harmony Gold Quartet, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20. 423-867-7217.
GOSPEL, SODDY-DAISY -- Sequoyah Church of God, 2007 Frankie Lane. Jim Ricketts and guest featured, 6 p.m. today, Aug. 15. 423-842-0384.
GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH -- Wendy's, 6009 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road. Fifth anniversary celebration featuring 2x2 Quartet and Willow Creek Quartet, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20. 423-899-7852.
GOSPEL, RINGGOLD, GA. -- Philadelphia Baptist Church, 1065 Pine Grove Road. Florida Boys Quartet and Willow Creek Quartet featured, 6 p.m. (earlier time) Friday, Aug. 16. $5 donation requested. 706-861-9885, 423-488-6031.
GOSPEL, TRENTON, GA. -- American Legion Post 106, 13205 N. Main St. (Highway 11). The Sullivans, The Gary Family and Fox Mountain Express featured, 7-8:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19. 423-582-7852.
KAMAMA MUSIC SERIES -- Kamama Gallery, 5951 Alabama Highway 117, Mentone, Ala. Concert by country folk/hillbilly blues artist Lisa Lambert, who released her first solo album, "Songs and Stories From Tishomingo County," in February, performs, 7 p.m. today, Aug. 15; doors open at 6 p.m. (all times Central). $10. Limited seating; reservations recommended. 256-634-3001.
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 Matthew Croxton, 1:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, on Chimney Patio (in Nealey Barn if weather is bad). $13 includes concert, five tastings and logo wine glass. 706-698-9463, www.cartecayvineyards.com.
OPEN MIC NIGHT -- The Arts Center, 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn. Registered solo acts, duos, trios and quartets compete to see who wins a featured show in future House Blend Concert Series, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16. Free. 423-745-8781, www.athensartscouncil.org.
PICKIN' AT THE POST -- American Legion Post 106, 15202 N. Main St. (Highway 11), Trenton, Ga. Weekly concert by bluegrass bands, 7 p.m. today, Aug. 15. Doors open at 5 p.m. for open jam. Free unless noted below. 423-260-6264, www.acousticaccess.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.
SACRED HARP SINGING WORKSHOP -- Planet Altered, 48 E. Main St. Folk School of Chattanooga gathering for all levels of shape-note singers, 7-9 p.m. today, Aug. 15. Free; donations accepted. 423-827-8906, ChattanoogaFolk.com.
SCENIC CITY CHORUS -- Woodmore Elementary Schoool, 800 Woodmore Lane. Women's four-part harmony sessions for all talent levels, 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday. Singers needed; visitors welcome. 423-304-9131, 423-488-5087, www.sceniccitychorus.com.
SEBA JAM SESSION -- Silverdale Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 7407 Bonny Oaks Drive. Monthly meeting/jam session for Southeastern Bluegrass Association chapter, 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18. Players of all levels welcome. www.sebabluegrass.org, 423-624-3063, 423-314-1842.
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.
SODDY-DAISY JAMBOREE -- Soddy-Daisy Community Center, 190 Depot St. Pickers and listeners gather, 7-10 p.m. today, Aug. 15. 423-332-3654.
SOUTHERN GOSPEL ROCK -- Trenton First Baptist Church, 11905 S. Main St., Trenton Ga. Michael Phillips will perform a concert blending gospel traditions with elements of country and southern rock, 6 p.m. Aug. 25. Free. 877-727-0697.
SUMMER MUSIC WEEKENDS -- Rock City, 1400 Patten Road, Lookout Mountain. Bands perform 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays through Labor Day. Free with regular admission: $11.95-$19.95. 706-820-2531, www.seerockcity.com.
SUMMER OF FUN CONCERTS -- Incline Railway's St. Elmo Station, 3917 St. Elmo Ave. Weekly series features Ogya, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17. 423-821-4224, http://ridetheincline.com.