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The Tennessean

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Past articles by Dave:

K-LOVE Fan Awards return to Nashville in May, CAIN to host show

The 10th annual K-LOVE Fan Awards will come to the Grand Ole Opry House on May 28. → Read More

Story Behind the Song: George Strait's 'Baby Blue'

The man who rejected Aaron Barker's demo tape accidentally brought it to George Strait's manager. The rest is history. → Read More

Wu-Tang Clan, Nas to play Nashville's Bridgestone Arena

Wu-Tang Clan and Nas will bring their N.Y. State of Mind tour to Nashville's Bridgestone Arena this fall. → Read More

Nashville music venues nearly sweep the Pollstar Awards

This year's Pollstar Awards saw three of the five categories recognizing live music venues going to Nashville establishments. → Read More

Tim McGraw to play Franklin Theatre for Recovery Court benefit

The country star and actor will be joined at the Franklin Theatre by three country songwriters who co-penned many of his hits. → Read More

Jason Isbell's new album 'Weathervanes' arrives in June, 2023 tour announced

Acclaimed Nashville singer-songwriter Jason Isbell and his longtime band The 400 Unit will return with their eighth album, "Weathervanes." → Read More

Leslie Jordan honored by Eddie Vedder and more at Nashville tribute concert

Acclaimed musicians and TV stars took the stage at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry House to honor the late Leslie Jordan. → Read More

Songwriter Kyle Jacobs, husband of Kellie Pickler found dead of apparent suicide

Songwriter Kyle Jacobs, husband of Kellie Pickler found dead of apparent suicide → Read More

Joy Oladokun announces new album 'Proof of Life,' shares first single

Great news for fans of Joy Oladokun's stellar 2021 album, as the Nashville singer-songwriter has just revealed plans for the follow-up. → Read More

Morgan Wallen 'album preview experience' sells out immediately in Nashville

A three-night 'preview experience' for Morgan Wallen's new album is planned at Nashville's Marathon Music Works. → Read More

Ben Folds returns with new album, tour includes Ryman concert

"What Matters Most" was made in East Nashville, and is Ben Folds' first album in nearly eight years. → Read More

Chris Stapleton on national anthem: 'Not an easy song for singers'

"I'm gonna go out there and play it like I would play it. And if that's a twist, then so be it." → Read More

Colony House: Nashville rock band's new album is a love letter to Tennessee (and Opryland)

Colony House's new album “The Cannonballers" is filled with nods to the band’s Tennessee roots. → Read More

Trisha Yearwood is playing the Bluebird Cafe and she's taking requests

The 90 seats inside Nashville's Bluebird Cafe will be the hottest ones in town next week as country queen Trisha Yearwood returns to the venue. → Read More

TSU marching band wins first Grammy: 'We made history'

It was only right that the house band played "Oh Happy Day" as the TSU marching band won its first-ever Grammy Award on Sunday. → Read More

Luke Combs sings 'Going, Going, Gone' at Grammy Awards

Country star Luke Combs took his latest hit to the Grammys stage. → Read More

Grammys 2023: A full list of winners from the 65th annual awards show

Follow along as Nashville's finest noisemakers compete at the 2023 Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. → Read More

5 surprising names on the Bonnaroo 2023 lineup (including Shaquille O'Neal)

You read that right: Shaq is performing at Bonnaroo. Here's who else surprised us on the 2023 lineup. → Read More

Bonnaroo lineup 2023: Kendrick Lamar, Foo Fighters, Odesza top the bill

Acclaimed rapper Kendrick Lamar, electronic duo Odesza and Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Foo Fighters top this year's Bonnaroo bill. → Read More

Bonnaroo 2023 lineup arrives Jan. 10, single-day tickets offered

The holidays may be over, but live music lovers have one more gift to unwrap next Tuesday: The 2023 Bonnaroo lineup. → Read More