I’ve gone on record that Knoxville is a particularly difficult place in which to promote independently produced entertainment. This may be not necessarily better or worse than many smaller cities with relatively decentralized populations, but Knoxville’s where I live and try to support the local arts as best I can, so I’m calling the situation … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: May 2015
Shows Coming Up (May 27th – June 6th)
Oh man, you guys remember when The Vines were the saviors of rock n’ roll? You remember when Rolling Stone saw fit to declare rock officially “back” on the strength of Craig Nicholls’ crazy ass? They could easily have put the Strokes or the White Stripes or The Hives (three bands also listed, all with more staying … Continue reading
On David Letterman
I’m well aware that David Letterman did his final show the other night, thereby rending this entry useless to most anybody whose opinion I don’t care about. Did that make sense to you? Whether or not it did, feel free to read on. The comedy community on the internet has been celebrating the career of … Continue reading
Thank You, Chicago!
As you may have been able to figure out if you know anything about what I do for a living, this week and a half since returning to Knoxville has basically crushed me. So, updating a comedy page that I think a grand total of 4 bookers (which is being generous) have looked at since … Continue reading