Aug 8, 2013
Kimbro's Cafe hosts renowned songwriters for Democratic Party event
Nashville's most respected songwriters will take stage at Franklin's Kimbro's Caf Monday from 6-9 p.m. as the Margin Street venue hosts "Make it Blue" for the Williamson County Democratic Party.
Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me at The Belcourt
The story of Big Star's three '70s studio albums has been exhaustively parsed - if you're a serious pop-music fan, you probably know about the temporary obscurity the Memphis group fell into as the decade progressed from Beatles-influenced pop to the anti-Beatles, anti-rock 'n' roll impulses of punk and New Wave.
Bill Lloyd on the enduring appeal of Memphis power-pop heroes Big...
Editor's note: On Friday, The Belcourt opens Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me, a documentary about the much-loved 1970s Memphis group that exerted the kind of influence over power pop that the Velvet Underground did over punk.
Celebrity Birthdays - December 6
Today's Birthdays: Comedy performer David Ossman is 76. Actor Patrick Bauchau is 74.