Chattanooga Now Live Music Calendar - Sept. 22-28

Chattanooga Now Live Music Calendar - Sept. 22-28

Simple Life Tour comes to Collegedale Community Church

September 22nd, 2016 by Casey Phillips in Chattnow Music

Andrew Greer, left, and Wayne Watson will bring their Simple Life Tour to Collegedale Community Church, 9305 Four Corners Place, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24. Watson's career credits include a dozen Dove Award wins, including Male Vocalist of the Year and Song of the Year for "Friend of a Wounded Heart" in 1989. He has been nominated twice for Grammy Awards, for his performance of "Watercolour Ponies" (a multiple Dove Award winner) and Best Pop Gospel Album in 1992 for "A Beautiful Place." Greer is a multiple Dove-nominated singer/songwriter known for his soulful folk/gospel sound. A $10 ticket admits two. Purchase in advance at www.collegedalecommunity.com.

Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press.

ACOUSTIC GOSPEL JAM — Brainerd United Methodist Church, McFerrin Chapel, 4315 Brainerd Road. Jam, 6-7 p.m. each Sunday. After 7 p.m. play anything. 423-698-5928.

CHARLES & MYRTLE'S COFFEEHOUSE — Christ Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road. The Belle Hollows, contemporary folk band from Nashville, 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24. $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.

CSO CHAMBER SERIES — Silver Ballroom, Read House, 709 Broad St. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents "Musical Passport," 3 p.m. Oct. 2. $28 (reduced prices for students). 423-267-8583, www.chattanoogasymphony.org.

CSO MASTERWORKS — Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents "Strauss and Rachmaninoff," 7:30 p.m. today, Sept. 22. $21-$83 (reduced prices for students). 423-267-8583, www.chattanoogasymphony.org.

GOSPEL, APISON — Breaking Ground Church, 4900 Bill Jones Road. Sacrifice and Allyson Thompson featured, 7-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23. 423-617-9140.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. — Bimbo's Restaurant, 7606 Rhea County Highway. Craig Tyndall featured, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27. 423-240-7210.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. — McDonald's, 130 Able Drive. McDonald's Singers and Grand Voices featured, 7 p.m. today, Sept. 22. 423-240-6027.

GOSPEL, EAST RIDGE —East Ridge Christian Church, 1514 Rebecca Drive. Featured singers, 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, Sept. 22. karenscealf@comcast.net.

GOSPEL, EAST RIDGE — Spring Creek Road Baptist Church, 1312 Spring Creek Road. Open mike, 7-9 p.m. each Tuesday. 423-315-7995.

GOSPEL, HIXSON — Dairy Queen, 5433 Highway 153. Kindred Spirits Vocal Band and guest Booker T. Scruggs featured, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27. 423-593-7217.

GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH— Wendy's, 6009 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road. Jim Ricketts and Crystle Elam featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27. 899-7852.

GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH — Rafael's Italian Restaurant, 5032 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road. Heart to Heart and Redeeming Grace featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26. 423-617-9140.

GOSPEL, TRENTON, GA. — American Legion Hall, 13205 N. Main St. Believer's Voice and Chris VanAllman & The Mary Bean Singers featured, 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26. 423-939-0065.

LEGENDS OF SOUTHERN HIP-HOP —Memorial Auditorium, 399 McCallie Ave. Concert featuring ensemble performances by Mystikal, Juvenile, Trick Daddy, Bun B, 8 Ball & MJG and Pastor Troy, 8 p.m. Sept. 30. $51, $58 and $77, plus fees. 423-757-5580, www.tivolichattanooga.com.

MARK TWAIN TONIGHT — Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Tony and Emmy Award-winning actor Hal Holbrook embodies the American author and intellectual, 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23. $66-$126, plus fees. 423-757-5580, www.tivolichattanooga.com.

MONROE AREA COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS — Hiwassee Performing Arts Center, Hiwassee College, 225 Hiwassee College Drive, Madisonville, Tenn. The Infamous Stringdusters perform, 7:30 p.m. today, Sept. 22. $10 students, $20 general admission. 423-442-3210, www.monroearts.com.

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.

PALACE THEATRE — 72 S. Main St., Crossville, Tenn. All times Central. 931-484-6133. www.palacetheatre-crossville.com.

* Saturday, Sept. 24: Gary West's Johnny Cash tribute, "For the Love of Cash," 7 p.m., $15.

* Friday, Sept. 30: Crossville's Got Talent, featuring 15 performers vying to win cash prizes and studio recording time, 7 p.m., $10. Proceeds benefit Fair Park Senior Center.

* Saturday, Oct. 1: The Cumberland Jamboree, featuring Woodstock salute by local performers, 7 p.m. $12.

PEPPA PIG — Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Nick Jr. hit TV show "Peppa Pig" on first U.S. theatrical tour, 6 p.m. Oct. 5. $29.50-$59.50, plus fees. 423-757-5580, www.tivolichattanooga.com.

PIK-N-BARN — 491 Allen Burgess Road, Crossville, Tenn. Jam sessions starting at noon, open mike 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24 (all times Central). $5 suggested donation/admission for ages 13 and older. 931-788-2751.

POSITIVE BLUEGRASS —Jo Mama's Wraps, 12553 N. Main St., Trenton, Ga. Local musician Carl Towns performs gospel music and "posgrass," 5:30-7:30 p.m. each Wednesday. Free. 706-657-7138, carl@wildernessradio.net.

PRESIDENTIAL CONCERT SERIES — Lee University's Conn Center, 150 11th St., Cleveland, Tenn. ABBA tribute band Arrival From Sweden, accompanied by Lee University Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26. $10 adults, $5 students and seniors. Box office open 3-6 p.m. Monday-Friday in Dixon Center, 1053 Church St. NW. 423-614-8343.

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.

SALE CREEK OPRY — Sale Creek Lions Club, 15222 Coppinger Road. Old-time country and gospel music, 6:30 p.m. each Saturday. Free. floydbledsoe@ymail.com.

SCENIC CITY CHORUS — Spring Creek Road Baptist Church, 1312 Spring Creek Road. 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, www.sceniccitychorus.com.

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.

SIMPLE LIFE TOUR — Collegedale Community Church, 9305 Four Corners Place. Dove Award winners Wayne Watson and Andrew Greer perform, 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24. $10 ticket admits two. 423-396-5464, www.collegedalecommunity.com.

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. Oct. 1. Free. 423-529-8009.

SODDY-DAISY JAMBOREE — Soddy-Daisy Community Center, 190 Depot St. Pickers and listeners gather, 7-10 p.m. today, Sept. 22. Free. 423-332-3654.

STRING THEORY — Hunter Museum of American Art, 10 Bluff View. Clarinetist David Shifrin and pianist Gloria Chien kick off 2016-17 season of chamber music series, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 4. Preceded at 5:30 p.m. by Art Connections program discussing works in the gallery that relate to the evening's music. $30 Hunter members, $40 nonmembers, $10 students with ID, $25 for groups of 20+. Season subscriptions (six shows) $160 members, $210 nonmembers. 423-414-2525, www.stringtheorymusic.org.