Upcoming Events


Farm & Fun Time Ft. Ralph Stanley II & The Clinch Mountain Boys, David Davis & The Warrior River Boys

Radio Bristol presents the Farm and Fun Time variety show, live from the Birthplace of Country Music Museum with Ralph Stanley II & the Clinch Mountain Boys and David Davis & the Warrior River Boys. Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018 Time: 7:00 p.m. (Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Must be in your seat by 6:50 [...]

Confederate Railroad with special guest Jim Brown at Paramount Bristol

Confederate Railroad first rolled onto the national country music scene in the early 90s with its unique style and sound. Headed by founder and frontman Danny Shirley, the former backup band for both David Allan Coe and Johnny Paycheck got their big break by signing with Atlantic Records. The first single from their debut album [...]

Ted Yoder – “Dulcimer Dad” at Paramount Bristol

Ted Yoder’s cover of Tears for Fears’ “Everybody Wants to Rule the World” became one of the most-watched Facebook Live posts in 2016, with more than 101 million views from fans around the world. When a barefooted Yoder performed the hit on his hammered dulcimer in his Indiana family’s backyard with their pet raccoon, he [...]

Special Exhibit: The Appalachian Photographs of Cecil Sharp, 1916 to 1918

During the period of 1916 through 1918, Cecil Sharp and his assistant Maud Karpeles, from England, spent 46 weeks traveling through the mountain regions of five Appalachian states in search of what Sharp believed to be surviving traditional English folk ballads. He had already collected these songs, as well as dances, in north and west England [...]