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NEWS 2019

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UPdated DECEMBER 4

NOVEMBER 27
A NIGHT FOR KELLEY
The Basement East, Nashville
Steve Earle, John Jackson’s Rhythm Rockers, plus other musicians, including guests: Emmylou Harris, Webb Wilder and Lucinda Williams
performed in a sometimes emotional, musical and poetic event to honour Kelley Looney, friend, bass player and jolly good fellow who died on October 4th,
and to raise money for Kelley’s children.


BRAD PEMBERTON with KELLEY LOONEY’S bass

EMMYLOU HARRIS, LUCINDA WILLIAMS, STEVE EARLE + MARSHALL CHAPMAN backstage in the "green-room"



ROBERT PLANT
+ STEVE EARLE backstage in the "green-room"
(Robert Plant was not performing)


EMMYLOU HARRIS
+ STEVE EARLE backstage in the "green-room"


SIOBHAN KENNEDY, ROBERT PLANT
and EMMYLOU HARRIS backstage in the "green-room"
LUCINDA WILLIAMS
is sitting far left.

WEBB WILDER
+ STEVE EARLE - "The Devil’s Right Hand"


LUCINDA WILLIAMS



EMMYLOU HARRIS, LUCINDA WILLIAMS + MARSHALL CHAPMAN
backstage in the "green-room"

 


JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE
backstage in the "green-room"


KELEY'S BASS

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NOVEMBER 20
JIM ROONEY, PAT McLAUGHLIN + JOHN PRINE
JIM ROONEY’S IRREGULARS is always a fun show, you never know who may sit in.
The Station Inn, Nashville


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NOVEMBE16
SHANNON McNALLY
The Last Waltz Revisited
The Basement East, Nashville

Shannon McNally killed Van Morrison's CARAVAN with a great band,
which included: John Jackson - guitar / Robert Kearns - bass / Bryan Owings - drums


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NOVEMBER 13
CHESTER THOMPSON
The Rock House Studio, Franklin, Tennessee

Chester Thompson playing drums on Malcolm Bruce’s recording session for Malcom's jazz solo album of self-written tunes.
Chester Thompson is a fabulous drummer and cool cat, who has played with Frank Zappa, Return To Forever, Genesis and Phil Collins.

The past three days have been a magical musical experience and friendships.


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NOVEMBER 7
BILLY PRINE + KURT STOREY
Brown's Diner, Nashville


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NOVEMBER 5
ALLISON MOORER
Grimey's, Nashville
Superb in-store performance of some songs from her new album, BLOOD
produced by Kenny Greenberg.


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OCTOBER 24
JIM LAUDERDALE
Analog Room, Hutton Hotel, Nashville
Excellent concert presented by MTSU’s, Center for Popular Music.
“The River as Song”, A Music Dialogue between songwriters from America and China, featured Jim Lauderdale and Su Yang.


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OCTOBER 16
MEL TILLIS JR
The Nashville Palace
Classic Country songs either written or recorded by his father, Mel Tillis


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OCTOBER 3
DONNIE FRITTS MEMORIAL
Norton Auditorium, Florence, Alabama


DAN PENN + CHRISTINE OHLMAN


DAVID HOOD + WILL McFARLANE


DAN PENN - soundcheck + Wayne Chaney
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SEPTEMBER 30
EMI SUNSHINE
Singing the title song from her new album, FAMILY WARS
with Larry Cordle and Carl Jackson at The Station Inn, Nashville


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SEPTEMBER 20
JIMMY WEBB
“The Glen Campbell Years”
Franklin Theatre, Franklin, Tennessee
Amazing catalogue of songs and stories which intertwine our lives.
Indirectly I have worked with artists he has written hits for, noteably: Glen Campbell, The Fifth Dimension and The Highwaymen.


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SEPTEMBER 18
SHAWN CAMP BAND
3rd and Lindsley, Nashville

 


Guthrie Trapp - guitars / Mike Bubb - bass/ Billy Thomas - drums / Pete Wasner - keys/ Jimmy Stewart - Dobro / Lauren Mascitti - back-up vocals


GUTHRIE TRAPP playing with SHAWN CAMP
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AUGUST 4
TRIGGER HIPPY
Amber Woodhouse
The Basement, Nashville

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JULY 26
COMING HOME
DAN PENN + SPOONER OLDHAM
Shoals Community Theatre, Florence, Alabama
The concert honoured singer/songwriter, Donnie Fritts (who was unable to attend due to illness)


DAN PENN
- "I'm Your Puppet"


SPOONER OLDHAM


DAN PENN
- sound check


DAVID HOOD famed Muscle Shoals "Swamper", playing “I'll Take You There” with The COMBO KINGS
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JULY 19
JOHN JORGENSON QUINTET
Performing a fabulous NAMM private concert for Shrubb Capos
Hermitage Hotel, Nashville


 


 


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JULY 19
TREY HENSLEY
Performing at a NAMM private concert for Shrubb Capos
Hermitage Hotel, Nashville


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JULY 12
SHANNON McNALLY
Performing on WMOT Roots Radio, Finally Friday
Fabulous artist and band with a cool groove and songs.
3rd and Lindsley, Nashville


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JULY 6
MEL TILLIS JR
singing his father's song, “Crazy Arms” at Saturday Night Honky Tonk at the American Legion Post 82, Nashville
with THE MEMORY MAKERS former members of The Statesiders, Mel Tillis' band.
Shown: Michael Sweeney - steel, Brian Sterling - guitar, Jim Hartley - drums


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JUNE 28
THE KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS
30th Anniversary show
The Basement East, Nashville

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MAY 14
RODNEY CROWELL show at Honky Tonk Tuesday
The American Legion Post 82, Nashville

With guests, EMMYLOU HARRIS + VINCE GILL - guitar


EAMON McLOUGHLIN + RODNEY CROWELL


VINCE GILL before the show


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APRIL 24
MEL TILLIS JR and THE NEW STATESIDERS
Nashville Palace, Opryland

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APRIL 20
CACTUS BROTHERS / WALK THE WEST reunion
The Basement East, Nashville.

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APRIL 13
RICHIE ALBRIGHT
NASHVILLE CATS series
Waylon Jennings drummer for decades and producer was honoured today by the Country Music Hall Of Fame.

An interesting one hour interview, then Richie and his band, Waymore's Outlaws played a short set of Waylon classics.


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APRIL 6
THE MUSIC OF CREAM
Capitol Arts Theatre, Bowling Green, Kentucky



MALCOLM BRUCE
- Bass

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FEBRUARY 23
TOMMY EMMANUEL
Grimey's, East Nashville
TOMMY EMMANUEL + JOHN KNOWLES performed songs from their new album, “Heart Songs”.


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FEBRUARY 9
LUCY NEGRO REDUX
After show panel - Nashville Ballet, TPAC
The production, stage setting, lighting, wardrobe, music, choreography and dancing are superb.

L-R: Doug Fitch (production design), Francesco Turrisi, Rhiannon Giddens (musicians), Caroline Randall Williams (author/narrator),
Paul Vasterling (choreography/direction) and Beverly Watts (TN Human Rights, Executive Director).


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FEBRUARY 1
DELBERT McCLINTON
City Winery, Nashville

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JANUARY 29
RODNEY CROWELL
HonkyTonk Tuesday Nights, Nashville

RODNEY CROWELL and his band before they rocked the American Legion Post 82, Nashville


 

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JANUARY 25
JEFF WHITE
The Station Inn, Nashville

L-R: JEFF WHITE, CHARLIE CUSHMAN + STUART DUNCAN
Stuart Duncan is playing his famous version of “Lee Highway Blues”


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JANUARY 25
DAN BAIRD + HOMEMADE SIN
True Music Room and Bar, Nashville

L-R: Warner Hodges, Mauro Magellan, Sean Savacool and Dan Baird


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