Chattanooga area live music calendar

Chattanooga area live music calendar

January 31st, 2013 by Staff Report in Chattnow Music

ACOUSTIC GOSPEL JAM -- Brainerd United Methodist Church, McFerrin Chapel, 4315 Brainerd Road. Jam session, 5-6 p.m. each Sunday. After 6 p.m. play anything. 698-5928.

BAKEWELL JAMboree -- Bakewell Community Center, 114 McCallie Ferry Road. Several musicians, perform, 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1. Free. 505-6974.

BLACK BOX CONCERT SERIES -- Sue E. Trotter Black Box Theatre, Athens Arts Center, 320 N. White St., Athens, Tenn. Athens Area Council for the Arts presents "raging bluegrass" band Brushfire Stankgrass, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 8. $16 general admission, $9 students. 423-745-8717, www.athensartscouncil.org.

CHARLES & MYRTLE'S COFFEEHOUSE -- Christ Unity Church, 105 McBrien Road. Matthew Kahler, known for the hit single "Lullaby," performs, 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. $10 suggested donation. 892-4960, www.christunity.org.

CHINUA HAWK -- Goodroe Auditorium, Gignilliat Memorial Hall, Dalton State College, 650 College Drive (west of I-75 at Exit 333), Dalton, Ga. Award-winning singer/songwriter stops on acoustic soul college tour, with guitarist Chris Blackwell, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5. Free. 706-272-4428.

CHOO CHOO CHORUS -- All Saints Academy, 310 E. Eighth St. Men's barbershop harmony group sings, 7 p.m. each Monday. All voice ranges needed; not required to read music. 894-8559 or 413-8681.

CONCERTS ON CAMPUS -- Goodroe Auditorium, Gignilliat Memorial Hall, Dalton State College, 650 College Drive (west of I-75 at Exit 333), Dalton, Ga. Performance by Ellie Jenkins (horn), with Eric Hanson (bass) and Kris Carlisle (piano), 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4. Free. 706-272-2528.

COWBOY JUBILEE -- Cleveland Cowboy Church, 3040 Blythe Road, Cleveland, Tenn. Gospel singing featuring Danny Ray Harris and The Southern Boys, 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1. 423-476-7936.

CUMBERLAND JAMBOREE -- Palace Theatre, 72 S. Main St., Crossville, Tenn. The Trackside Show band presents eight decades of hits from traditional country to Southern rock, 7 p.m. CST Saturday, Feb. 2. Free general admission (doors open at 6 p.m.), $10 reserved. 931-484-6133, www.palacetheatre-crossville.com, thetracksideshow.com.

FACULTY RECITAL -- Squires Recital Hall, Humanities Building, Parker Street, Cleveland, Tenn. Lee University School of Music presents vocal recital, "A Musical Celebration of Women Composers," by Dr. Loralee Songer, accompanied by Perry Mears, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5. Free. 423-614-8240, music@leeuniversity.edu.

FRIDAY NIGHT BLASTS -- Original Church of God, 2214 E. 17th St. Song and praise, 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1. 999-0960.

FRIENDS OF FOLK MUSIC -- Folk School of Chattanooga, 1800 Rossville Ave. Individual performances and jam session for acoustic musicians, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 3. 867-3092 or 423-775-2996.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. -- Gospel Singing Hall, Highway 27 North. Donnie Young and New Beginning with featured singers, 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. 423-285-2165.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. -- Bimbo's Restaurant, 7606 Rhea County Highway. Anthem Voices featured, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5. 423-240-7210.

GOSPEL, DAYTON, TENN. -- McDonald's, 130 Able Drive. Anthem Voices featured, 6 p.m. today, Jan. 31. 423-775-1529.

GOSPEL, EAST RIDGE -- East Ridge Christian Church, 1514 Rebecca Drive. 2 For Thee, Greg Finch and David Crittenden featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. today, Jan. 31. 706-866-1987 or 423-364-9303.

GOSPEL, FORT OGLETHORPE -- Cloud Springs Deli, 4097 Cloud Springs Road. Michael Dean, Sharon Foskey and Betty Edmonson featured, 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4. bssinard4809@att.net.

GOSPEL, HIXSON -- Dairy Queen, 5433 Highway 153. Kindred Spirits Vocal Band and Middle Valley Boys Quartet featured, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5. 867-7217.

GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH -- Wendy's, 6009 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road. Sacrifice, Webb Sisters and The Hickeys featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5. 645-9955.

GOSPEL, OOLTEWAH -- Rafael's Italian Restaurant, 5032 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road. Southern Heart, Jerry Watkins and Elmer Bramlett featured, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4. 260-6820.

GOSPEL, RINGGOLD, GA. -- Philadelphia Baptist Church, 1065 Pine Grove Road. The Stuart Family and Brenda Bradshaw featured, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1. 706-861-9885 or 423-488-6031.

GOSPEL, TRENTON, GA. -- American Legion Post 106, 13205 N. Main St. (Highway 11). The New Liberty Boys and The Lighthouse Singers featured, 7-8:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4. 423-942-6597.

HARP MUSIC -- First Cumberland Church, 1501 N. Moore Road. Performance by Chattanooga Harp Ensemble, featuring 13 harps, bells and cellos, covering music from the medieval period through Beethoven, 7 p.m. today, Jan. 31. Free. 400-4241.

IMPROVISATIONAL JAM -- Barking Legs Theater, 1307 Dodds Ave. Chattanooga Improvisers Collective presents open session for dancers, musicians, spoken-word artists, 3-5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 3. $2 suggested donation. 624-5347.

LORD OF THE DANCE -- Memorial Auditorium, 399 McCallie Ave. Michael Flatley's celebrated Irish step dancing and musical extravaganza returns with more than 40 dancers, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12. $30-$50, plus convenience fees. 642-8497, www.chattanoogaonstage.com.

MARIMBA MADNESS -- Squires Recital Hall, Humanities Center, Parker Street, Cleveland, Tenn. Lee University's School of Music presents student percussion studio concert featuring works written or arranged for marimba, 7:30 p.m. today, Jan. 31. Free. 423-614-8240.

MERLE HAGGARD -- Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. Legendary country singer performs, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13. $32.50-$55, plus convenience fees. 642-8497, www.chattanoogaonstage.com.

MOUNTAIN OPRY -- Walden's Ridge Civic Center, 2501 Fairmount Pike, Signal Mountain. Bluegrass and mountain music, 8-11 p.m. each Friday. Free. 886-3252.

PICKIN' AT THE POST -- American Legion Post 106, 13205 N. Main St. (Highway 11), Trenton, Ga. Concert by bluegrass bands, 7 p.m. today, Jan. 31. Doors open at 5 p.m. for open jam. Free. 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. 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.

THE RINGGOLD OPRY -- Ringgold Depot, 155 Depot St., Ringgold, Ga. Bluegrass and old-time country music, clogging and dancing, 7 p.m. Feb. 9. Free. 706-935-2251.

SACRED SOUNDS -- Ringgold Depot, 155 Depot St., Ringgold, Ga. Share America Foundation concert series features Archie Watkins, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 8. $5 donation. www.shareamericafoundation.org.

SCENIC CITY CHORUS -- North River Dance Center, 4200 N. Access Road. Women's four-part harmony sessions for all talent levels, 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday. Singers needed; visitors welcome. 304-9131 or 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. 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, Feb. 1. Free. 344-5619.

SODDY-DAISY JAMBOREE -- Soddy-Daisy Community Center, 190 Depot St. Pickers and listeners gather, 7-10 p.m. today, Jan. 31. 332-4901.

VOLKSWAGEN SYMPHONY SERIES -- Volkswagen Conference Center, 7351 Volkswagen Drive. Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents "Amor: Opera's Greatest Love Songs & Duets," featuring guest artists Chery Brendel, Rosella Ewing, Brett Hyberger and Daniel Weeks, 3 p.m. Feb. 10. $25. 267-8583, www.chattanoogasymphony.org.

WIDE OPEN FLOOR -- Barking Legs Theater, 1307 Dodds Ave. Monthly performing-arts showcase for dancers, poets, musicians, 9 p.m.-midnight Friday, Feb. 1. $5, cash preferred. 624-5347, www.barkinglegs.org.