620 STATE: Bristol, 620 State St. July 25, 10 p.m., Andy Vaughan & The Driveline. 423-652-0314.
ACOUSTIC COFFEEHOUSE: Johnson City, 415 W. Walnut St. July 25, 8 p.m., The World of Wendel Werner and Thenderfin; July 26, 8 p.m., Tim Pepper, Adam Burrows and Seth Young; July 27, 8 p.m., Dallas Danger; July 28, 8 p.m., Paper Lights, Adam Sams and Amythyst Kiah. 423-434-9872.
BOOTS N’ SPURS: Bristol, 102 Belmont Dr. July 26, 9 p.m., Wild Heart with Marcus Puckett. 423-573-2668.
CAPONE’S: Johnson City, 227 E. Main St. July 24, 9 p.m., Crobot, $5; July 25, 8 p.m., Hundred Acres, JP Parsons and American Bandwagon; July 26, 8 p.m., The Rickshaw Roadshow and 49 Winchester. www.caponesjohnsoncity.com or 423-928-2295.
COUNTRY CLUB BAR AND GRILL: Bristol, 3080 W. State St. Aug. 8, 8 p.m., Kentucky Headhunters, $25. 423-844-0400.
THE DAMASCUS BREWERY: Damascus, 32173 Government Road. July 26, 6 p.m., JP Parsons. 540-314-2782.
DOWN HOME: Johnson City, 300 W. Main St. July 25, 8 p.m., Motel Rodeo and Honey Locust; July 26, 8 p.m., Parker Millsap, $15. www.downhome.com or 423-929-9822.
THE HANGAR GRILL: Wise, 6104 Airport Rd. July 26, 9 p.m., Demon Waffle. 276-328-9699.
HARVEST TABLE RESTAURANT: Meadowview, 13180 Meadowview St. July 30, 6:30 p.m., Steve Gilbert. 276-944-5142.
HIDEAWAY: Johnson City, 235 E. Main St. July 24, 9 p.m., This Mountain, Ha Ha Tonka and Cerius Bright, $7; July 26, 10 p.m., Terror Brigade 423; July 31, 8 p.m., The Pandemics, Demon Waffle and Rude King. 423-926-3896.
HOLSTON RIVER BREWING CO: Bristol, 250 N. Raceway Villa Dr. July 25, 6 p.m., Craig Street Ramblers; July 26, 7:30 p.m., Love Cannon. 423-361-1572.
MACHIAVELLI’S: Bristol, 8 5th St. July 25, 8:30 p.m., Jimi & the Poor Valley Collective. 423-573-9955.
O'MAINNIN'S: Bristol, 712 State St. July 24, 10 p.m., Ryan Ward; July 25, 10 p.m., The Twang Bangers; July 26, 10 p.m., Eyes Like 20. www.myspace.com/omainninspub or 423-844-0049.
ORANGE PEEL: Asheville, 101 Biltmore Ave. Aug. 1, 8 p.m., Jim Lauderdale and Carlene Carter, $20-$22. 828-398-1837.
PAINTER CREEK MARINA: Bristol, 766 Painter Creek Rd. July 26, 7 p.m., James Meadows. 423-878-5775.
QUAKER STEAK & LUBE: Bristol, 629 State St. July 25, 8 p.m., Billy Crawford Band; July 26, 8 p.m., The Rose Sisters. 276-644-9464.
SLEEPY OWL BREWERY: Kingsport, 151 E. Main St. July 25, 9 p.m., Steve Gilbert. 423-612-0727.
SPORTSMANS MARINA: Abingdon, 23511 Sportsman Dr. Aug. 17, 2 p.m., James Meadows. 276-628-2850.
STATE LINE BAR & GRILLE: Bristol, 644 State St. July 24, 7 p.m. Crazy Karaoke with Michael. 423-652-0792.
WILLOW TREE COFFEEHOUSE AND MUSIC ROOM: Johnson City, 216 E. Main St. July 25, 7 p.m., Adam Burrows & Tim Pepper; July 26, 9 p.m., Sam Lewis; July 30, 8 p.m., Secrets Society Vaudeville for Everyone. 423-631-0600.
WOLF HILLS BREWING CO: Abingdon, 350 Park St. July 24, 5 p.m., The Oak Creek Band; July 25, 5 p.m., Darnell Boys; July 26, 5 p.m., Adam Klein with Darnell Boys. 276-451-5470.
HARRAH’S: Cherokee. July 24, 8 p.m., Collective Soul, $19.50-$40; Aug. 2, 7:30 p.m., Jennifer Nettles, $40-$65. 828-497-7777.
KNOXVILLE CIVIC AUDITORIUM AND COLISEUM: Knoxville. Sept. 19, 8 p.m., The Avett Brothers, $29-$47. 865-215-8999.
NISWONGER PERFORMING ARTS CENTER: Greeneville. Aug. 2, 7:30 p.m., Jo Dee Messina, $30-$40; Aug. 8, 7:30 p.m., The Bacon Brothers, $40-$50; Aug. 9, 7:30 p.m., Boz Scaggs, $45-$55. 423-638-1679.
PNC MUSIC PAVILION: Charlotte. July 25, 7 p.m., Phish, $45-$60; July 26, 7:30 p.m., Rascal Flatts, Sheryl Crow and Gloriana, $29.75-$65; July 28, 11 a.m., Vans Warped Tour, $36-$56; Aug. 3, 8 p.m., James Taylor, $30-$99.50. 704-549-1292.
ROANOKE CIVIC CENTER: Roanoke. Aug. 16, 7 p.m., Crosby, Stills & Nash, $79.50-$99.50. 540-853-5483.
THOMPSON-BOLING ARENA: Knoxville. Sept. 12, 7:30 p.m., Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line and Tyler Farr, $29.75-$59.75. 865-974-0953.
TIME WARNER CABLE ARENA: Charlotte. Aug. 6, 7 p.m., Miley Cyrus, $19.50-$91.50. 704-688-9000.
U.S. CELLULAR CENTER: Asheville. Sept. 13, 8 p.m, Bob Weir & Ratdog, $49.50. 828-259-5736.
THE ABINGDON MUSIC EXPERIENCE: Abingdon, Va., Abingdon Market Pavilion, every Thursday through Aug. 28, Jams downtown concert series. Music will begin 7:30 p.m., www.abingdon-musicexperience.com or 276-676-2282.
LUNCH ON THE LAWN: Big Stone Gap, Va., Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park, July 25, noon, Anthony & Samm Keyes. Bring your own lunch or pre-order one from the museum for $5. Orders must be made in advance by 4 p.m. each Thursday, 276-523-1322. 276-523-1322.
BIG WALKER LOOKOUT & BW COUNTRY STORE: July 26, Java Brothers, 2-4 p.m; Blacksmith: Gary Robertson will give a demonstration on Blacksmithing: Camping Gear, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; July 27, Ron Ireland, 2-4 p.m.; Herbist Linda Diaz: Crafter who specializes in the blending of herbs, minerals and essential oils to create wonderful health & beauty products, 12-4 p.m. 276-663-4016/
MA AND PA’S RESTAURANT JAM: Castlewood, Va., 18928 Hwy. 58 in Castlewood, present Gospel Jams, Sundays 1-5 p.m.; Monday nights, 6-10 p.m. Bluegrass and Country Jams. 276-492-2409.
BORDER BASH: Bristol, Aug. 1, 7 p.m., Mustered Courage, 8:30 p.m. The Deep Fried 5, 276-644-9700 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
PARAMOUNT CENTER FOR THE ARTS: Bristol, Tenn., 518 State St., July 25, Tunes at Noon, the Rose Sisters; Aug. 1, Senior Show Choir, admission by donation; July 31, 7:30 p.m. Senior Show Choir; Aug. 8, 7 p.m., Bristol Faith in Action presents gospel music program featuring the VW Boys, Josh Rush (Elvis Revisited), Anthony Mangrum, Mark Hicks, East Bristol Baptist Choir, Like Brothers, Highlands Fellowship Choir and the Lee Street Baptist Praise Team. $10 each from Paramount ticket office, or $13 from www.etix.com. 423-274-8920 or www.paramountcenter.com.
FULL MOON JAM CONCERT AND TRIBUTE SERIES: Bristol, Tenn., 810 State St., Downtown Center, July 24, 7 p.m. Entice Band. 423-764-4171 or email@example.com.
MUSIC AT THE MANSION: Kingsport, Tenn., 4444 West Stone Drive, Allandale Mansion, July 27, 6-7:30 p.m. $15 pre-order/$20 day of concert/students – no charge. Concert brings the beauty of the Smyphony to Allandale Amphitheatre. Bring your picnic basket and lawn chair. 423-392-8423 or symphonyofthemountains.org.
‘PUTTIN’ ON THE BRITTS’ SUMMER CONCERT SERIES: Richlands, Allegheny Ave., Britt’s Park, July 29, Music Memories Band with Earl Humphrey, Danny Tittle, Ron Easley and Roger VanDyke, 7 p.m. Concession of cold drinks, candy and hot dogs will be available. 276-963-3385 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
DR. RALPH STANLEY AND THE CLINCH MOUNTAIN BOYS: Clintwood, Va., Heritage Hall, July 24, 7 p.m. Advance tickets: Adult, $8/ages 6-12, $4; Tickets at door: Adult, $10/ages 6-12, $5/children under 6 free. Concession opens 6 p.m. hotdogs, fried pies, popcorn, nachco/cheese and drinks. All proceeds go toward the residents for Christmas.
SUMMER OF TUNES: Marion, Farmers Market, July 25, 8 p.m., The Twang Bangers; Aug. 8, Virginia Remnants, Americana Rock, www.marionva.org or call Olivia Hall, 276-783-4190.
CHRIS AUGUST IN CONCERT: Bristol, Va., Euclid Ave., Boyce Cox Field, July 26, 4 p.m. Gates open; 4:30 p.m. New Artist, About A Mile; 5 p.m. Featured artist, Chris August; 6 p.m. Doubleheader, The Bristol Pirates take on the Greeneville Astros. $1. Bring a hygiene item, such as toothpaste, deodorant, soap, shampoo, etc to be donated to the local school backpack program, ‘Communities in Schools Southwest Virginia’.
KINGSPORT PERFORMING ARS SERIES: Kingsport, Renaissance Theatre, Aug. 1, 7 p.m., The Claire Lynch Band. Reserved tickets: $15. 423-392-8414 or www.EngageKingspot.com.
TENT JAMS: Abingdon, Va., Barter Square, Aug. 1, 8 p.m., The Lee Boys, doors open 7 p.m. Tickets: $14 advance/$16 at door. Food and drink available for sale. 276-628-3991 or www.bartertheatre.com.
MUSIC IN CHILHOWIE PARK: Chilhowie, Va., Aug. 2, 7:30 pm. Travelers Revision Band. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy Classic Rock, Oldies and Beach Music. Hot dogs, cold drinks and snacks will be available. 276-646-3232, 276-783-6644 or 276-782-4044, Drummer37@embarzmail.com.
BBQ/PICKIN’ AND GRIN’N: Bristol, Va., Benhams Road, Goodson Kinderhook volunteer Fire Department, Aug. 9, 4:30-8:30 p.m. Family fun, food, music. 276-669-1251.
MUSIC FOR HOPE: Bristol, Va., Bristol Train Station, Aug. 9, 6 p.m. Performing artists include Clifton’s Ford, Ileeana Johnson and Jerry Castle & the Arrivals. $35 per person. Proceeds benefit cancer patients in Southwest Virginia and East Tennessee. 273-623-7447 or Michael@canceroutreachfoundation.com.
GOSPEL SHOWCASE: Bristol, Va., 1200 Long Crescent Dr., Virginia High School Auditorium, Aug. 16, 5 p.m. gospel artists, Alabama Spirituals, Serenity of Baltimore and Bob Arrington & the Soul Revivers. Tickets: $20 donation, advance, $20/$25 at door. 276-466-8844, 423-341-3035 or 423-217-5052. All proceeds will benefit the restoration and care of the Historic Citizen Cemetery, on Piedmont St., Bristol, Va.
BARTER THEATRE: Abingdon, Va., 160 Cummings St., Main Stage, through Aug. 9, The Wizard of Oz; through Aug. 10, Ivy Gap; Barter Stage II, through July 26, Educating Rita; through July 26, Hollywood Confidential; through Aug. 9, A Facility for Living. 276-628-3991 or BarterTheatre.com.
TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINE OUTDOOR DRAMA: Big Stone Gap, June Tolliver Playhouse, pre-shows, 7:15 p.m. with show 8 p.m. July 24, Students from the Mountain Music School, Wise county; July 25, Center Stage Cloggers, Coeburn, Va. Also, ray Wells will appear in his second cameo as Judge Sam Bud; July 26, Addie Keene & Friends, Kingsport, Tenn. For reservations, 276-523-1235.
LINCOLN THEATRE: Marion, Va., Aug. 2, 7 p.m. Song of the Mountains present Crowe Brothers, Cody Schular, Pine Mountain Railroad, a Deeper Shade of Blue, Annabella’s Curse and the music of Mipso taped for national distribution. $25 reserved seating. 276-783-6093 or www.songofthemountains.org.
LONDON’S ROYAL OPERA: Johnson City, Tenn., Carmike Cinema, July 24, 6:30 p.m. and July 27, 1 p.m. Filmed performance of Pucini’s Manon Lescaut. Cast: Kistine Opalais and Jonas Kaufmann, Tickets: $20, 423-929-7155.
MOVIES AT THE MUSTER GROUNDS: Abingdon, Va., two parts: Aug. 1, 8:30 p.m.; Aug. 2, 8:30 p.m. Gettysburg, in conjunction with the Abingdon Civil War weekend; Aug. 8, 8:30 p.m. Drums Along the Mohawk. These are outdoor viewings. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnics. 276-525-1050 or email@example.com.
ALLISON GAP COMMUNITY CENTER DANCE: Allison Gap, Va., 3rd Saturday, Red-Rock Bluegrass Revival. All Bluegrass bands and pickers welcome. 276-496-7509.
BLUEGRASS AND COUNTRY BARN: Hansonville, Va., 1718 U.S. Hwy. 19, July 26, TBA, 7:30-10:30 p.m., $5. 276-791-2876.
BOOZY CREEK COMMUNITY CENTER: Bristol, Va., 1989 Shellys Road, Aug. 2, 4-7 p.m., Fish and Chicken Fry, with lots of sides, desserts and drinks. Music, 5 p.m. by McMurray Boys`. 276-466-0026.
BREAKS INTERSTATE PARK: Breaks, Va., Every third Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Pickin’ Night at Rhododendron Lodge. 276-865-4413 or www.breakspark.com, 423-926-8742.
BRISTOL COUNTRY MUSIC SHOW PALACE: Bristol, Va., 14364 Lee Hwy., The Campbell Building, July 24, Night Shift; July 26, Southern 76; July 31, Classic Country, 276-494-6610. Doors open 5:30 p.m. Music from 7-10 p.m. $6/children under 12 free.276-494-6610.
BUFFALO RURITAN CLUB: Bluff City, Tenn., corner of Beaver Creek Road, July 26, Bakersfield, 7-10 p.m., $5, concessions. Horace Crussell. 423-575-7456.
CARTER FAMILY FOLD: Hiltons, Va., July 26, 7:30 p.m. Back Step Band with Nick McMillian, Aug. 1-2, 40th Annual Festival with Folk Soul Revival, Whitetop Mountain Band, Mountain Park Old Time Band, Wry Straw and others, 276-594-0676 or www.carter-familyfold.org.
COUNTRY CABIN II: Norton, Alt. Rt. 58, July 26, Cross Country Bluegrass, 7:30-10:30 p.m. $5 adults/$1 children, 2-11; Country Line Dance classes 6 p.m. beginners, 7 p.m. intermediate, each Monday through Aug. 11; Tuesday jam sessions cancelled, 276-679-3541.
CROOKED ROAD GENERAL STORE: Bristol, Va., 6292 Gate City Hwy., July 28, Southern Tradition. Home style food, no alcohol. Shows will be taped for Mountain Music Showcase, 276-644-9958.
ELKS CLUB: Elizabethton, Tenn., 1000 N. Sycamore St., July 25, Ramblin’ Rose, 7-10 p.m., 423-538-8568.
FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: Johnson City, Tenn., 900 Spring St., East Tennessee International Folk Dancers, every Thursday, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Fun and exercise for the whole family. Beginners welcome. Partner not required. Cindy Huff, 423-245-5408 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
FOE 3141: Kingsport, Tenn, 926 E. Stone Drive, July 26, Highway 72, members free, $7 non-members, 423-245-6148.
HILL KARAOKE CLUB: Rose Hill, Va. Karaoke every Wednesday and Saturday, 6 p.m. $2 or donation.
HOLIDAY INN: Johnson City, Tenn., North Roan St., Mountain Empire Shag Society, meets every Monday, 7-9:30 p.m. Free Carolina shag lessons at 8 p.m. 423-878-5877 or messdance.com.
HOLSTON RIVER COON CLUB: Saltville Va., Lakeview Drive. Salty Dog Jam every Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. 276-496-7509 or email@example.com.
JETTIE BAKER CENTER: Clintwood, Va., every Friday, 7 p.m. Jammin at the Jettie, 276-926-8550.
JONESBOROUGH GENERAL STORE AND EATERY: Downtown Jonesborough, Wednesdays’ 6-8 p.m. open mic bluegrass night. 423-913-8003.
L & G MUSIC AND DANCE: N. Tazewell, Va., 2281 Adria Road, Aug. 1, Basic Grass, 276-498-7362.
LAYS HARDWARE: Coeburn, Va., July 25, Bluegrass Circle, 7 p.m. doors open 6 p.m. Concessions available at Crooked Road Café. 276-395-7102 or 276-219-4011.
MS. GERTA’S: Wytheville, Va., East Lee Highway off Exit 77 on I-81. Tuesdays, Bluegrass Jam, 6:30 p.m. Donations. 276-617-1166.
NORTON COMMUNITY CENTER: Norton, Va., clog nights on Thursdays, 5-6:15 p.m., $5. Clog review and lessons. Classes offered for beginners ages 5 and up. 276-679-2096.
OUTDOORSMEN CLUB: Kingsport, Highway 11W. July 25, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Southern Countrymen Band, $6. 423-943-5600 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
PICK’N IN THE POUND: Pound, Va., Town Hall, Thursday nights, 7-10:30 p.m., traditional and bluegrass music, jam sessions, dancing, more. 276-796-5188.
MYTH COUNTY JAM: Chilhowie, 116 Industrial Park Road, Lion’s Club, every Monday, 6:30 p.m. Concessions available, 276-496-5467 or www.smythcountyjam.com.
THE PICKIN’ PORCH SHOW: Bristol, Tenn., 620 State St., Foundation Event Facility, 2nd floor, July 28, My Brother’s Keeper, 7-9 p.m.
VIRGINIA BALLROOM: Abingdon, Va., 300 Senior Drive, Acoustic Music Jam, each Thursday, 6:30-9 p.m. (optional dinner beginning at 5:45 p.m.) $7 members/$9 guests; Ballroom Dances, Fourth Friday. Lessons at 7, dance from 8-10 p.m. $5 per person. All proceeds donated to Abingdon Senior Center. 276-628-5859.
BEAVER CREEK STORYTELLERS: Bristol, Va., 36 Moore St., Believe in Bristol Headquarters, first Tuesday, 7-9 p.m. program of stories, poetry, music and songs, $5.
CREEKSIDE RESTAURANT: Downtown Jonesborough, Tenn. Jonesborough Storytelling Guild: Up to four guild members present stories for all ages on Tuesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Donation of $5 for adults and $3 per student; www.storytellersguild.org or 423-753-6626.
INTERNATIONAL STORYTELLING CENTER: Jonesborough, Tenn., through July 26, David Holt; July 29-Aug. 2, Corinne Stavish, $12 adults/$11 seniors and students; Aug. 5-9, Suzi “Mama” Whaples. 423-753-2171, www.storytellingcenter.net.
Calendar is a free public service published at the discretion of the Bristol Herald Courier. Submission deadline is Monday at noon for the items scheduled during the upcoming week. Fax: 276- 669-3696. Email: email@example.com. Call: Mary Dutton, 276-645-2556, or Jan Patrick, 276-645-2515.