Chattanooga Now - Music

Carlos Colon kicks off Noontunes on Friday

Published Sep. 10 2019

Carlos Colon and his Tropical Swing Band will kick off the 2019 Noontunes series on Friday, Sept. 13, in Miller...

Righteous Brothers' show brings that lovin' feeling back to the Tivoli Theatre

Published Sep. 10 2019

That lovin' feeling is back.

Grammy-winning bluegrass band at Songbirds this Saturday

Published Sep. 10 2019

Fourteen-time, Grammy-winning dobro player Jerry Douglas and his band were at Songbirds about a year and a half ago to...

John Schneider, Cody McCarver joining Todd and Scott Smith for benefit concert

Published Sep. 10 2019

The second Smith & Wesley and Friends benefit for the Wes and Shirley Smith Charitable Endowment is Saturday, Sept. 14,...

Voices of Lee marks 25th anniversary with concert

Published Sep. 10 2019

Long before the choral students on "Glee" were inventing mashups or the Barden Bellas of "Pitch Perfect" were rehearsing for...

String Theory opens new season on Tuesday

Published Sep. 10 2019

String Theory, in partnership with Lee University and Hunter Museum of American Art, will open its 11th season on Tuesday,...

City Beat: It was a good week to vacation in town

Published Sep. 10 2019

I don't think I've ever been thankful for a hurricane, but I owe a nod to Dorian for helping to...

Live Music Calendar - Sept. 11-18

Published Sep. 10 2019

Concerts, recitals, jam sessions and more in the Chattanooga area.

Social reformer Rev. Sekou takes Levitt Amp stage on Thursday

Published Sep. 10 2019

The Rev. Osagyefo Uhuru Sekou's name - pronounced Osagyefo (oh-sah-GEE-fo) Uhuru (ooh-WHO-roo) Sekou (SAY-koo) - might be a tongue-twister, but...

Club Scene Calendar - Sept. 11-18

Published Sep. 10 2019

Live music, dancing, karaoke, bar scene happenings and more around the region.

Singer, actor, radio host Dwight Yoakam stops at the Tivoli Theatre

Published Sep. 3 2019

Maybe you know Dwight Yoakam by his No. 1 duet with Buck Owens, "Streets of Bakersfield." Maybe you recognize him...

There's more than just music at Chattanooga's Moon River Festival

Published Sep. 3 2019

The Moon River Festival at Coolidge Park sold out the day after tickets went on sale, but organizers still spent...

Brandi Carlile album 'Highwomen' coming out Friday; she closes out Moon River on Sunday

Published Sep. 3 2019

In an age when artists spawned by YouTube and reality show competitions are here today and gone tomorrow, Brandi Carlile...

UTC, River City Sessions present Mitch Ryder in concert

Published Sep. 3 2019

Fans who attend the Mitch Ryder concert Friday night, Sept. 6, in Cadek Hall on the campus of the University...

Jason Isbell headlines opening night of Moon River Festival in Coolidge Park

Published Sep. 3 2019

Life is clearly good for Jason Isbell. Since embracing sobriety six years ago, his career has seen an upward trajectory...

Six-string wizard Tommy Emmanuel plays Songbirds on Sunday

Published Sep. 3 2019

Just six weeks after the biographic film of his life debuted at the Melbourne, Australia, Documentary Film Festival, legendary guitarist...

GuitarChattanooga hosts Romanian virtuoso Dragos Ilie

Published Sep. 3 2019

Romanian guitarist Dragos Ilie will perform Saturday, Sept. 7, at 7:30 p.m. at Chattanooga State Community College, 4501 Amnicola Highway....

City Beat: Still fawning over Moon River Music Festival

Published Sep. 3 2019

I have no way of proving or even quantifying this, but there have been a few moments over the years...

Club Scene Calendar - Sept. 4-11

Published Sep. 3 2019

Live music, dancing, karaoke, bar scene happenings and more around the region.

Big Freedia puts the bounce in The Signal on Thursday

Published Sep. 3 2019

Big Freedia, known as the Queen of Bounce, brings the New Orleans version of hip-hop, called bounce music, to The...

Renaissance man Jose Valentino headlines Levitt Amp concert

Published Sep. 3 2019

Jose Valentino is an Emmy and Latin Grammy awards winner, multi-instrumentalist, composer, educator and expert in Latin jazz and funk...

Live Music Calendar - Sept. 4-11

Published Sep. 3 2019

Concerts, recitals, jam sessions and more in the Chattanooga area.

Ning An opens Lee Presidential Concert Series

Published Sep. 3 2019

Lee University welcomes pianist Ning An, a former Lee music professor, back to campus to open the 28th Presidential Concert...