The incredible Pat McLaughlin with:
Guitar Kenny Greenberg,
Bass Michael Rhodes
Chad Cromwell Drums
Another amazing night of music here in Music City. Take Tom Jones, Jimmy Hendrix, John Hiatt and my dad and you get this sexy, awesome, soulful and lovable man backed by some of the finest musicians Nashville and this country has to offer!
February 22 Music City Roots – Blackie & The Rodeo Kings Loveless Barn
Music City Roots is always a worthwhile evening but when the feature Canucks you know it’s going to be great!
February 22 Jen Foster w/Keely Valentino and David Steele The Basement
It’s going to be a tough choice but I’m probably going to be here.
March 2 North Mississippi Allstars Cannery Ballroom
Not my favourite venue but definitely a great band.
March 2 Joanna Cotton 3rd & Lindsley
She’s a powerhouse of a singer who’s funky, fun and fabulous plus Greg Barnhill is in her band.
March 8 Annie Sellick and The Hot Club of Nashville 3rd and Lindsley
Treat yourself to one of the best jazz singers in Nashville.
March 9 Experience Hendrix – Buddy Guy, Keb Mo, Jonny Lang, Robert Randolph and more TPAC
If I miss this show I will never forgive myself!
March 13 Gavin DeGraw w/special guest David Nail and Gabe Dixon Marathon Music Works
Gabe Dixon is wonderful, I saw him do a Christmas show at 3rd & Lindsley and it was one of the most memorable nights of music in Nashville I’ve experienced.
March 29 The McCrary Sisters 3rd and Lindsley
I’ve only ever seen them do Aretha with the Long Players but I was blown away.
April 7 Asleep At The Wheel Franklin Theatre
Best Texas swing in Nashivlle. You won’t be disappointed, I guarantee it!
April 21 Space Capone Mercy Lounge
This band is nothing but fun, fun, fun.
May 12 Bonnie Raitt Ryman Auditorium
I saw her a few years ago, Keb Mo opened it was a great show. My favorite song for the past few months has been “I will not be broken.”
Schermerhorn Gipsy Kings April 26
*not sure I’d be able to stay in my seat.
Loveless Barn Music City Roots February 15
*Angel Snow will be a part of this show, I remember when she was playing Cafe Coco’s open mic years ago, she has persevered and is a really wonderful musician and performer
Ryman Lewis Black February 25
*okay he’s a comedian but he’s hilarious
Ryman Feist May 1
Mercy Lounge Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears April 27
*really I have no idea but I’ve heard their name so many times on Lightning 100 I’d like to check them out.
Mercy Lounge Heartless Bastards March 3
*all my ex’s play in this band.
3rd and Lindsley Moon Taxi March 4
3rd and Lindsley Annie Selleck and The Hot Club of Nashville March 8
3rd and Lindsley The McCrary Sisters March 29
3rd and Lindsley JoDee Messina March 31
3rd and Lindsley Abigail Washburn April 7
*I might as well just live there.
Schermerhorn Herbie Hancock Maqrch 20
Schermerhorn John Hiatt and Lyle Lovett March 13
Schermerhorn Willie Nelson with the Nashville Symphony June 5
*need to get mine
It’s true Van Halen with Cool & the Gang April 27 @ Bridgestone Arena
Just got back from a vacation in Culebra (off Puerto Rico) and had a wonderful time. However every time I go south I say the one thing I truly would miss if I lived outside of Nashville is the access to such amazing music! Here’s my latest picks.
TONIGHT EastCAN Benefit Kibbles and Bits of Bluegrass The 5 Spot – I will be there for sure!
Bela Fleck and The Flecktones Saturday April 14 Ryman Auditorium
Tedeschi Trucks Band Sunday April 29 Ryman Auditorium
The Long Players (Fleetwood Mac) Friday January 27 Mercy Lounge
Madi Diaz Tuesday January 24 Grimeys
Darrel Scott Wednesday February 1st Music City Roots
Jonell Mosser, Gary Nicholson and The Change Friday January 20 3rd and Lindsley
I just Saw on Facebook via Doak Turner at nashvillemuse.com that Lisa Carver, Thom Bresh and Tom Shinness will be at Two Old Hippies in the Gulch today at 5pm. This should be a great show.